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German police shot a man allegedly threatening them with an ax in a city hosting Euro 2024 match

German police shot a man allegedly threatening them with an ax in a city hosting Euro 2024 match

BERLIN (AP) — German police said Sunday they shot and wounded a man who was threatening them with an axe and a firebomb in the northern city of Hamburg, hours before it hosted a match in the Euro 2024 soccer tournament.

Amoah, Knott bring the speed to The Jerome Classic

BURNABY, B.C. — Joseph Amoah of Ghana and Kristina Knott of the Philippines were among the big winners on Saturday at The Jerome Classic at Burnaby's Swangard Stadium. Amoah won the men's 100 metres open event in 10.
McDavid registers four points, Oilers thump Panthers to avoid Stanley Cup final sweep

McDavid registers four points, Oilers thump Panthers to avoid Stanley Cup final sweep

EDMONTON — Connor McDavid has dragged his team into the fight time and time again. Facing elimination in the Stanley Cup final — and a daunting task — the superstar pulled off yet another clutch performance. All of a sudden, the Oilers have life.
CF Montreal holds Western leader Real Salt Lake to scoreless draw

CF Montreal holds Western leader Real Salt Lake to scoreless draw

MONTREAL — CF Montreal welcomed back four key players from injury as they played to a 0-0 draw with Real Salt Lake on Saturday night at Stade Saputo.
B.C. Lions collect first victory of the season, beat Calgary Stampeders 26-17

B.C. Lions collect first victory of the season, beat Calgary Stampeders 26-17

VANCOUVER — The B.C. Lions exhaled on Saturday. Expectations for the team were high coming into the CFL season and last week's loss to the Toronto Argonauts took many onlookers by surprise.
Chicago Fire take advantage of sloppy Toronto FC defending to post first away win

Chicago Fire take advantage of sloppy Toronto FC defending to post first away win

TORONTO — Toronto FC coach John Herdman took his time before meeting the media after Saturday's 4-1 loss to the Chicago Fire.
Teens Buck, Bajraktarevic spark Revolution to 3-2 win over Whitecaps

Teens Buck, Bajraktarevic spark Revolution to 3-2 win over Whitecaps

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Teenagers Noel Buck and Esmir Bajraktarevic scored first-half goals and the New England Revolution ran their win streak to three with a 3-2 Major League Soccer victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night.
DeChambeau a one-man show at Pinehurst No. 2 and leads US Open by 3

DeChambeau a one-man show at Pinehurst No. 2 and leads US Open by 3

PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau ducked outside the ropes to a private area in the woods, flat on his back as trainers worked on hips that felt too tight.

Grace Kim shoots 66 to take 5-shot lead in Meijer LPGA Classic

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Grace Kim broke away late Saturday afternoon at Blythefield Country Club, birdieing four of the final six holes to take a five-stroke lead into the final round of the Meijer LPGA Classic.
Second-inning rally leads Toronto Blue Jays past Cleveland Guardians 5-0

Second-inning rally leads Toronto Blue Jays past Cleveland Guardians 5-0

TORONTO — Addison Barger's first stint in Major League Baseball was a disappointment. His second — granted, just one game so far — is already better.