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U.S. men's national team seeks to end slide in Chattanooga

Published Feb. 3 2017

As he readies for the second match of his second stint as coach of the U.S. men's national soccer team,...

Another offensive eruption unlikely in U.S. vs. Jamaica friendly at Finley Stadium

Published Feb. 1 2017

When the United States women's national soccer team throttled Costa Rica at a Finley Stadium friendly in August 2015, it...

Road closures for Friday's U.S. Men's National Team match at Finley Stadium

Published Jan. 31 2017

The U.S. Men's National Team will play Jamaica in a soccer match on Feb. 3 at Finley Stadium.


U.S. men's soccer visit has drawn more than 14,000

Published Jan. 31 2017

Chattanooga is once again on the national soccer stage.

Arteaga, Valentin join Mauer on 2017 Lookouts staff

Published Jan. 31 2017

The Chattanooga Lookouts have their coaching staff set for the 2017 season, which will be their third as the Class...

Jon Rahm uses thrilling back 9 to win Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines

Published Jan. 29 2017

The tournament began by celebrating the return of 41-year-old Tiger Woods. It ended with a 22-year-old who left Spain for...

Federer beats Nadal in epic Aussie final to win 18th major

Published Jan. 29 2017

So here was Roger Federer, down a break in the fifth set in a Grand Slam final. Across the net...

Serena Williams defeats sister Venus for record 23rd Grand Slam

Published Jan. 28 2017

Serena Williams wrote more history with a 6-4, 6-4 defeat of sister Venus to claim a record 23rd Open Era...

Super Bowl will pit Brady's Patriots against Ryan's Falcons

Published Jan. 22 2017

The season that began with Tom Brady serving a four-game suspension will end with him in the Super Bowl, where...

Tom Brady and Patriots win AFC, 36-17 vs Steelers

Published Jan. 22 2017

After beginning the 2016 season suspended for four games for his role in the 'Deflategate' scandal, the New England quarterback...

Atlanta Falcons heading to Super Bowl LI

Published Jan. 22 2017

The Atlanta Falcons are headed to their second Super Bowl appearance in franchise history after routing the Green Bay Packers...

How pingpong helped hard-working Falcons build 'connection'

Published Jan. 22 2017

If the Atlanta Falcons (12-5) win today's NFC championship game against Green Bay (12-6) at the Georgia Dome, then earn...

Colts fire Ryan Grigson after 5 seasons; could team hire Peyton Manning?

Published Jan. 21 2017

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Ryan Grigson spent tens of millions in free agency, trying to turn the Indianapolis Colts into a...

Curry, Durant, LeBron, Irving among NBA All-Star Game starters

Published Jan. 19 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Stephen Curry won a tiebreaker to join Golden State teammate Kevin Durant in the lineup, while...

Raiders file papers to move from Oakland to Las Vegas

Published Jan. 19 2017

The Oakland Raiders have filed paperwork to move to Las Vegas.

2017 Baseball Hall of Fame class announced

Published Jan. 18 2017

Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday, earning the honor as...

Steelers hold off Chiefs on Boswell's 6 field goals, 18-16

Published Jan. 15 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Who needs to reach the end zone when you have Le'Veon Bell chewing up yards...

Clutch Rodgers leads Packers past rallying Cowboys, 34-31

Published Jan. 15 2017

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - This time it was a catch, and another win for the Green Bay Packers.

Patriots advance to AFC title game for sixth straight season with win over Houston

Published Jan. 14 2017

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots are headed back to a familiar spot: the AFC championship game.

Atlanta Falcons move on to NFC title game, beating Seattle 36-20

Published Jan. 14 2017

Matt Ryan looked very much like an MVP, and the Atlanta Falcons are headed to the NFC championship game.

Arrieta, Harper, Machado, Britton get big-money deals

Published Jan. 13 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta, Washington star Bryce Harper and Baltimore standouts Manny Machado and Zach...

ESPN: Chargers plan to announce move to LA

Published Jan. 11 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - The deadline for the San Diego Chargers to exercise their option to relocate to Los Angeles...

10 things to know for Thursday

Published Jan. 11 2017

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: