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From Bergamo to Beijing, Italy aims for more Olympic success

MODENA, Italy (AP) — The endless cacophony of ambulance sirens. The convoys of military trucks carrying away the overflowing coffins. The funerals — or lack thereof. Nobody who lived...

All eyes will be on Shiffrin, unknown hill in Olympic Alpine

After her first Winter Games triumph as a teenager in 2014, Mikaela Shiffrin gushed about “dreaming of the next Olympics (and) winning five gold medals” — which not only didn’t happen, of course, but ...

More frustration for Mourinho as Roma wastes lead over Juve

ROME (AP) — José Mourinho left Italy more than a decade ago as a Champions League winner, Serie A champion and Italian Cup victor after guiding Inter Milan to a memorable “tripletta” — treble. ...

Roma errors hand AC Milan a 3-1 win in Serie A

ROME (AP) — Jose Mourinho was left gesticulating in apparent disapproval after two grievous errors from his Roma players handed AC Milan a 3-1 win in Serie A on Thursday. First, stri...

Liverpool wants Arsenal cup match postponed over COVID

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool has requested the postponement of Thursday's match against Arsenal in the English League Cup semifinals because of more suspected COVID-19 cases at the club. ...

Lindsey Vonn: I'm here to help for mental health, ski advice

EDITOR’S NOTE: Lindsey Vonn is the most successful female ski racer of all time with 82 career World Cup victories. She also won the downhill at the Vancouver Olympics in 2010 and has two other Olympi...

Inter ends year with 7th straight win and control of Serie A

ROME (AP) — Seven straight wins. Six straight without conceding. Eleven straight unbeaten. Inter Milan concluded the year with a 1-0 win over Torino on Wednesday to confirm its contr...

Olympic favorite Odermatt wins giant slalom by big margin

LA VILLA, Italy (AP) — Three victories and one second-place result across four races at three different resorts. Marco Odermatt's recent performance makes him the undisputed favorite...

Once a Jr. sensation, Radamus making an impact on World Cup

LA VILLA, Italy (AP) — There’s nothing easy about evolving from a top junior skier into a World Cup contender. Just ask River Radamus, the Colorado racer who won three golds at the 2...

Kristoffersen wins Alta Badia giant slalom ahead of Odermatt

LA VILLA, Italy (AP) — A slightly different wax job or a bit sharper ski edges can mean all the difference in a sport decided by hundredths of a second. So, too, can a slight alterat...

Bennett adds to US success in Val Gardena with downhill win

SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — The big jumps and the varied terrain on the Saslong course remind the American racers of home. Then there's Babs, the innkeeper at the hotel where the U.S. ski team ...

Dominating in the Dolomites: Kilde extends Val Gardena run

SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — The unique fusion cuisine mixing Italian and Austrian delicacies. Spectacular 360-degree scenery with jagged mountain peaks everywhere you look. Plenty of sunshine a...

Cochran-Siegle poised to add to family legacy at Olympics

SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — Ryan Cochran-Siegle speaks just like he skis: poised, measured and in control. The brightest prospect for an Olympic medal among the men on the U.S...

US eliminated from Davis Cup Finals after loss to Colombia

U.S. captain Mardy Fish hinted at a lack of passion within his team after the record 32-time champion Americans were eliminated from the Davis Cup Finals by following up a lopsided loss to host Italy ...

Djokovic helps Serbia past Austria at Davis Cup Finals

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic secured a victory for Serbia, 40-year-old Feliciano Lopez got defending champion Spain off to a solid start, and a young Italian team rolled past the 32-time champion United ...