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  • Iowa State opens with concerns on defense

    AMES (AP) — The key to the upcoming season couldn’t be any clearer for Iowa State.The defense will n ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Chance for players other than Big 4 at US Open

    NEW YORK (AP) — Two 23-year-olds, Milos Raonic and Grigor Dimitrov, broke through to their first major semifinals at Wimbledon.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Cardinal contact

    Jocelyn Sheets/Daily News Newton High’s Cardinals went full tilt Friday at H.A. Lynn Stadium in the ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Three-team trade sends Love to Cleveland

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Olympic champions together, Kevin Love and LeBron James spent the last 30 days waiting to become teammates again.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Races finish at Marshalltown before rain poured in

    MARSHALLTOWN — On the next-to-last points night of the 2014 racing season at Marshalltown Speedway, all five stock car divisions finished feature race ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Logano edges Keselowski for first win at Bristol

    BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Joey Logano is looking more and more like a Sprint Cup title contender.Logano ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Dixon gets dramatic Sonoma IndyCar win; Power ninth

    SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Scott Dixon surged ahead with three laps left for a victory at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday, while IndyCar points leader Will Power ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • The Days of the A's: Part 3

    Of all the players that came and went for the Newton A’s, Doug Swanson was the lone constant for 27 seasons. Swanson was more than a coach and, in som ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 2:24 pm
  • The Pressbox

    Building character is talked about by coaches and proponents of athletics, including me. I believe it.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Cubs wins suspended game

    CHICAGO (AP) — This gives new meaning to a win that was a long-time coming for the Chicago Cubs.Afte ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Chicago edges Philadelphia out of Little League World Series

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Chicago manager Darold Butler has a message for the Windy City.“Keep ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • The days of the A's

    One of the smallest stops on the Newton A’s schedule produced some of the team’s biggest memories. A ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Iowa State names Richardson starting QB

    AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has named junior Sam Richardson its starting quarterback.Cyclones coach ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Tony Stewart skips 3rd race after Ward's death

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he’s skipped since his car struc ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • The days of the A's

    The year was 1973. Doug Swanson was 20, long-haired and wanted a place to play baseball. In order to ensure himself a future on diamonds scattered acr ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:33 am
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