News archive from 3 July 2016

Expect Usain Bolt to be in Rio, USA's Trayvon Bromell says

Expect Usain Bolt to be in Rio, USA's Trayvon Bromell says

EUGENE, Ore. — In the wake of Usain Bolt’s hamstring injury, one that forced the six-time gold medalist to withdraw from his country’s Olympic qualifying trials, one American sprinter who shares an agent with the Jamaican star believes Bolt will...

Usa Today, 19:04 in Sport
 
Cedar Fire is 100 percent contained, officials say

Cedar Fire is 100 percent contained, officials say

Skip AdAd Loading...xEmbed xShare CEDAR FIRE IN ARIZONA, JUNE 2016Cedar Fire | 0:38Governor Doug Ducey speaks, June 17, 2016, during a press conference at the Cedar Creek Fire Incident Command Center at Show Low High School. 1 of 9Skip AdAd...

 
FBI: Tucson man arrested in conspiracy to commit terrorism in Arizona

FBI: Tucson man arrested in conspiracy to commit terrorism in Arizona

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Arizona Attorney General's Office have arrested an 18-year-old Tucson man they say conspired to carry out acts of terrorism against government buildings in Maricopa and Pima counties. Mahin Khan was arrested...

 

Officials: Bombing in central Baghdad kills at least 18

BAGHDAD –  Iraqi hospital and police officials say 18 people were killed and 45 wounded when a car bomb exploded in central Baghdad. The car bomb attack early Sunday targeted the Karada district, a crowded commercial area frequented by young people...

 
Ryan Newman: NASCAR should 'do better' with caution calls

Ryan Newman: NASCAR should 'do better' with caution calls

Skip AdAd Loading...xEmbed xShare USA Today Sports' Jeff Gluck looks ahead to the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway and the story lines that fans should keep an eye on during the week. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Ryan Newman wants NASCAR to...

Usa Today, 19:44 in Sport
 
Al Horford, Boston Celtics agree to four-year, $113 million contract

Al Horford, Boston Celtics agree to four-year, $113 million contract

Al Horford and the Boston Celtics have agreed on a four-year, $113 million contract, a person with knowledge of the agreement told USA TODAY Sports. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the contract can't officially be signed until...

Usa Today, 19:44 in Sport
 
Ashton Eaton plays it a bit safe, still leads the decathlon

Ashton Eaton plays it a bit safe, still leads the decathlon

EUGENE, Ore. —  It is a testament to Ashton Eaton’s dominance in his discipline, the decathlon, that the 28-year-old Oregon native can lead the field after the first day of competition yet still face questions about his performance at the U.S. Olympic...

Usa Today, 20:05 in Sport
 
Germany survives on penalties, sends Italy out in Euro quarterfinal

Germany survives on penalties, sends Italy out in Euro quarterfinal

One of international soccer’s unwritten rules was bent, but not broken on Saturday, as Germany survived a spectacular and nerve-shredding penalty shootout to squeeze past Italy and reach the last four of the European Championships. Before this...

Usa Today, 20:11 in Sport
 
Oregon offensive lineman Cody Shear commits to Arizona

Oregon offensive lineman Cody Shear commits to Arizona

To the Arizona Wildcats' coaches, there's no such thing as a summer vacation. And weekends? Forget about it. The UA landed its 20th recruit on Friday night, when Oregon offensive lineman Cody Shear verbally committed to the 2017 class. RELATED:...

AZCentral, 20:12 in Sport
 
Scottsdale police: Suspected lab was pot-smoking device

Scottsdale police: Suspected lab was pot-smoking device

Police arrested a man at an upscale Scottsdale apartment complex this week after they reported finding what they thought was a drug lab. It turned out to be an elaborate device the man had built to smoke marijuana. According to Scottsdale police, at...

 

Florida crash kills 5, injures 25 when bus runs red light, hits tractor-trailer

Five people were killed and 25 injured when an aged bus carrying farmworkers collided with a tractor-trailer and both vehicles burst into flames Saturday at a highway intersection in the Florida Panhandle, authorities said. The Blue Bird bus from...

 
Northern Arizona Elite runner Kellyn Taylor fourth in 10,000 at track trials

Northern Arizona Elite runner Kellyn Taylor fourth in 10,000 at track trials

For the second consecutive day, Northern Arizona Elite fell just short of placing a distance runner on the U.S. Olympic team. Kellyn Taylor was fourth in the women's 10,000-meter Saturday at Olympic Track Trials in Eugene, Ore., same as NAZ Elite...

AZCentral, 20:44 in Sport
 
American universities mourn students killed in Bangladesh terror attack

American universities mourn students killed in Bangladesh terror attack

Two prominent American colleges on opposite sides of the U.S. were plunged into mourning Saturday after learning that their students were among the victims of Friday's terror attack on a restaurant in the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka.  Emory University...

Fox News, 20:59 in Learning
 
Chicago woman killed in first bike-sharing death in U.S.

Chicago woman killed in first bike-sharing death in U.S.

A flat-bed truck struck and killed a 25-year-old Chicago woman riding a shared bike on Friday. It’s believed to be the nation’s first person killed with the service — known as Divvy in Chicago. The crash happened near Sacramento and Belmont avenues in...

 
Fans, friends soak up Tony Stewart's final Daytona race

Fans, friends soak up Tony Stewart's final Daytona race

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Linda Vaughn lingered near Tony Stewart’s race car, clutching the silver racing angel pendants remaining in her palm. Stewart’s already was tucked inside his fire suit minutes before the Coke Zero 400 on Saturday night, his last...

Usa Today, 21:19 in Sport
 

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