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  • US men's basketball chooses 16 roster finalists

    Paul George’s broken right leg has already created questions about the future of NBA players in international competitions.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • St. Louis wins

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jon Jay hit an RBI single with two outs in the eighth inning to break a tie and lead St. Louis over Boston, 3-2.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Rory McIlroy wary of all the hype entering PGA

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Golf stories about Rory McIlroy are a lot more flattering than those a year ago. And if he reads too much into them, they can b ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Spurs hire NBA’s first fulltime female coach

    As a 5-foot-6 point guard, decorated WNBA veteran Becky Hammon has never had the experience of shattering a backboard with a dunk.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Newton baseball players receive Little Hawkeye Conference honors

    Four Newton Senior High School baseball players received postseason honors from Little Hawkeye Conference coaches. The coaches selected the 2014 All-L ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Lynnville-Sully baseball, softball players recognized by SICL coaches

    Thirteen is a good number for Lynnville-Sully’s softball and baseball teams. That is how many of the Hawk athletes were recognized by South Iowa Cedar ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Knoxville Nationals get under way

    KNOXVILLE — NASCAR stars, small town fun and the best racing anywhere in the world started Thursday at Knoxville Raceway. The 10-day stretch sprint ca ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Terry Brown scores first win of season Friday at Marshalltown

    MARSHALLTOWN — Race fans had quite a show at Marshalltown Speedway Friday night. Not only did the stock car drivers continue a tradition of quality ra ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Iowa optimistic as fall camp opens

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The uncertainty that hung over Iowa heading into last year’s fall camp has been replaced by stability and reasonably high expec ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Keselowski wins back-to-back U.S. Cellular 250s

    On a perfect summer evening for a race, it came down to three perfect laps and one perfect move at Iowa Speedway’s season finale.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:02 pm
  • Jones earns first K&N Pro Series win

    In a race in which multiple leaders cost themselves valuable space on the track, Brandon Jones maintained his position and then took advantage.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Earnhardt win completes season sweep at Pocono

    LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. took the lead off the final restart with three laps left and won Sunday to complete a season sweep at Pocono ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Reed brings the emotion, Strahan laughs at HOF

    CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Andre Reed delivered the emotion and managed to hook up for one more catch from Jim Kelly on the Pro Football Hall of Fame stage.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Giants top Bills in Hall of Fame game

    CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Eli Manning is starting to get the hang of the New York Giants newly installed up-tempo offense.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Twice is nice for Keselowski at Iowa Speedway

    Not many drivers have won back-to-back races at Iowa Speedway. Brad Keselowski put together a dominating run Saturday night at the sixth annual NASCAR ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 11:43 pm
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