SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Daniel Vigoren's go-ahead double and two errors by the Czech Republic helped Rapid City, South Dakota, win 5-3 at the Little League World Series on Monday.
Vigoren hit a line drive to the right field gap after Colton Hartford scored the tying run when he got in a rundown between third and home and Czech Republic pitcher Tomas Oppelt made a throwing error to third base.
SAO PAULO (AP) — Neymar took part in the ice bucket challenge and called on the player who fractured his back at the World Cup to keep the campaign going.
The Brazilian star posted a video in which he douses himself with ice water. He then named Colombia's Juan Camillo Zuniga, former teammate Robinho and One Direction band member Niall Horan as those he wanted to participate in the campaign to fight ALS.
BOSTON (AP) — The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is seeking to have perjury charges dismissed.
Shayanna Jenkins' lawyers filed a motion in county court in Fall River stating that prosecutors failed to provide sufficient evidence to a grand jury. The defense's legal memorandum supporting the arguments was filed under seal.
Jenkins had been expected in court last week, but that hearing was postponed until Aug. 22....
COMMERCE, Texas (AP) — Former Texas running back Joe Bergeron, who was dismissed from the team for undisclosed rules violations, has enrolled at Texas A&M-Commerce.
A&M-Commerce spokesman Kevin Young said Monday that Bergeron is eligible to play this fall because the Lions are a Division II school. Bergeron would have had to sit out a year if he moved to another Division I school.
Young also says Bergeron, a senior who began practicing with...
CAIRO (AP) — Rwanda has been thrown out of the African Cup qualifying competition for using a player with "two identities."
The Confederation of African Football says Congo-born striker Dady Birori was ineligible to play for Rwanda because he is registered under a different name and with a different date of birth when he plays for his Congolese club.
The confederation says Birori is known as Tady Etekiama with Kinshasa's AS Vita. He also plays for...