GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo ended a three-game scoreless streak, putting Real Madrid ahead in the first half of a 2-0 win over Schalke on Wednesday night in the first leg of the Champions League's second round.
In the night's other game, Danilo converted a penalty kick in the 79th minute to give Porto a 1-1 tie at Basel.
Ronaldo scored on a 26th-minute header off Dani Carvajal's cross, then set up Marcelo's goal from the edge of...
FLOWER MOUND, Texas (AP) — A North Texas school district is investigating the actions of students at a high school basketball game who held up signs saying "White" and "Power."
Superintendent Kevin Rogers says in a statement he's "disheartened" by the actions of some students at Flower Mound High School who held up a placard with the word "White" alongside another that read "Power."
The Flower Mound boys were playing Plano East on Friday when...
DENVER (AP) — Point guard Ty Lawson missed the Denver Nuggets' first practice after the All-Star break and coach Brian Shaw is looking into the reason why before handing out any sort of punishment.
Asked about Lawson's nonattendance, Shaw said: "Travel issues or whatever, he's not here. ... So we had to go without him." Shaw said one of the choices may be holding Lawson out of the starting lineup Friday in Milwaukee.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — With manager Bruce Bochy saying his team wants "to have a lot of fun in an odd year," the World Series champion San Francisco Giants were one of the first teams to open spring training.
That "odd year" would be 2015. San Francisco won it all in 2012 and 2014.
Pitchers and catchers reported Wednesday to the Giants, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians and Philadelphia Phillies.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Danica Patrick and Denny Hamlin wrecked during Daytona 500 practice Wednesday.
Patrick's No. 10 Chevrolet sustained enough damage that she was forced to switch to a backup car and will have to start at the back of the field in the second of two qualifying races Thursday. Hamlin's No. 11 Toyota was repairable.
Patrick and Hamlin started the pileup by making contact coming out of turn two. Casey Mears, Michael Annett and Jeb...