• Tokyo beats Mexican team 3-1 in LLWS

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Pinch-hitter Fukutaro Kiyomiya homered in the bottom of the fifth inning, and Tokyo pitchers Nobuyuki Kawashima and Daiki Fukuyama shut down Mexicali Baja California, Mexico, in a 3-1 victory Sunday in the Little League World Series.

  • Venezuela advances past Uganda 7-0 in LLWS

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Luis Castillo pitched a one-hit shutout and also hit a two-run home run as Venezuela beat Uganda 7-0 on Sunday to advance to the International winner’s bracket final at the Little League World Series.

  • Colombian Chaves wins 2nd stage of Spanish Vuelta

    CAMINITO DEL REY, Spain (AP) — Esteban Chaves of Colombia won the second stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Sunday after avoiding a crash that held up nearly two thirds of the riders.

  • Saturday, August 22, 2015

    US airman says train attacker ‘ready to fight to the end’ and ‘so were we’