A teenage boy drowned Friday afternoon while swimming with family members in a channel south of Waukegan Municipal Beach, Fire Chief George Bridges Jr. said.
LAS CRUCES – When former New Mexico State coach Marvin Menzies was recruiting Pascal Siakam in Africa, he saw a lot of the same traits that got Siakam drafted on Thursday night.
There are no bad days in Chanlee Bottoms' life. A happy, passionate player during her prep career at Alma and in college at UAFS and Henderson State, Bottoms has parlayed her love of basketball into a successful coaching career.
First baseman A.J. Reed, the top prospect on the roster of the Triple-A Fresno Grizzlies and among the most promising in baseball, was called up Friday by the Houston Astros – a move first confirmed by minor league teammates and later by the major league club.
DALLAS (AP) — An attorney handling Johnny Manziel's domestic violence case expressed doubts about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's ability to stay clean and said he was given a receipt that shows Manziel may have spent more than $1,000 at a drug paraphernalia store just 15 hours after he was involved in a hit-and-run crash, according to a lengthy text message accidentally sent to The Associated Press.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — On the heels of the NHL expanding into Las Vegas, the Toronto Maple Leafs pinned their future on Arizona-raised center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft.
WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor and Art Briles have mutually agreed to part ways, almost a month after the release of a scathing report over the university's handling of sexual assault complaints against football players which led school regents to suspend the coach "with intent to terminate."
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — David Boudia could spend this summer doubling up on the diving world.
PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer's European Championship (all times local):