Five-time champion Venus Williams overcame a slow start to beat Japan's Kurumi Nara 7-6 (4), 6-1 on Wednesday to reach the third round of a major for only the second time in her last 10 Grand Slam tournaments.
The Cedar Rapids Ball Club, Inc., doing business as the Cedar Rapids Kernels, has entered discussions to purchase the Waterloo Bucks of the Northwoods League. The purchase is subject to the approval of the Northwoods League and obtaining a lease…
posted 2014-06-25 10:13:08 by KXEL
The Los Angeles Clippers have strong interest in pursuing LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony if they can clear the requisite salary cap space to make a maximum-level offer to the superstars, who have both elected to become free agents starting…
posted 2014-06-25 09:25:31 by ESPN.com
The sixth annual edition of ESPN The Magazine's The Body Issue will feature 22 athletes posing nude, including five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams, 18-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps and Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch.
posted 2014-06-25 09:14:04 by ESPN.com
Aaron Hill singled in Gerardo Parra from third in the 14th inning to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 9-8 victory over Cleveland Indians just past midnight Wednesday morning in a game that matched the longest in Chase Field history.
posted 2014-06-25 08:49:02 by ESPN.com
Sources close to the situation told ESPN.com on Tuesday that the Pistons have engaged the Sacramento Kings in trade discussions this week that would potentially land Josh Smith in the same Sacramento frontcourt as DeMarcus Cousins and Rudy Gay.
posted 2014-06-24 19:47:32 by ESPN.com
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By U.S. Senators Chuck Grassley and Amy Klobuchar It’s vacation season across America. That means family road trips are underway…
posted by Dennis Lowe 3 days ago
I’m blessed to be spending part of my holiday weekend with my family and I hope many Iowans are able…
posted by Dennis Lowe 2 month(s) ago