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Brazil, Belgium tough day; Russia-Korea draw

Mexico’s goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa makes a save during the group A World Cup soccer match between Brazil and Mexico at the Arena Castelao in Fortaleza, Brazil, Tuesday, June 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe) Mexico’s goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa makes a save during...
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Ex Bears QB Jim McMahon opens up about dementia

Former NFL football quarterback Jim McMahon speaks during a news conference Tuesday, June 17, 2014 in Chicago. McMahon spoke of his ongoing battle with dementia that he believe is related to his years of hits he took while playing in the league. McMahon is part of a federal...

Woods starting to take fuller practice swings

PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) — Tiger Woods is making progress in his recovery from back surgery and starting to extend his swing, his agent said Tuesday. Woods already has missed two majors this year while he recovers from a microdiscectomy on his back on March 31. He last played...
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BRAZIL BEAT: Lampard braces for birthday ‘treat’

England national soccer team player Frank Lampard answers a question from a journalist during a press conference after a squad training session that was closed to the media for the 2014 soccer World Cup at the Urca military base in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, June 17, 2014....
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Steeler greats honor esteemed coach Chuck Noll

Pittsburgh Steeler quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, left, Coach Mike Tomlin, players, Ike Taylor, and Maurice Pouncey, right, arrive for the funeral service for Chuck Noll, a former Steelers NFL football coach, at Saint Paul Cathedral Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Pittsburgh. Noll, a...
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Tense Belgium fights back for 2-1 win over Algeria

Belgium’s Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring his side’s first goal during the group H World Cup soccer match between Belgium and Algeria at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Tuesday, June 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar) Belgium’s Marouane...
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Penn State athletic director David Joyner resigns

FILE – In this April 16, 2012, file photo, Penn State acting athletic director David Joyner speaks during a news conference in State College, Pa. Joyner will resign as athletic director, effective Aug. 1. He was named acting athletic director in November 2011 after Tim...
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Mexico holds host Brazil to 0-0 draw at World Cup

Mexico’s goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa, center, makes a save during the group A World Cup soccer match between Brazil and Mexico at the Arena Castelao in Fortaleza, Brazil, Tuesday, June 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Andre Penner) Mexico’s goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa, center, makes...
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Brazil meets Mexico as 2nd games get started

Brazil’s Neymar, left front, and teammate Dani Alves stretch their muscles during a training session at the Arena Castelao in Fortaleza, Brazil, Monday, June 16, 2014. Brazil plays in group A of the 2014 soccer World Cup. (AP Photo/Andre Penner) Brazil’s Neymar, left...
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Germany and US win, Nigeria-Iran play first draw

Germany’s Thomas Mueller, left, scores his side’s 4th goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between Germany and Portugal at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Monday, June 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Francois Marit, pool) Germany’s Thomas Mueller, left,...