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Cricket Australia: India players were racially abused at SCG

SYDNEY (AP) — Cricket Australia confirmed on Wednesday that India players were subjected to racial abuse from the crowd during the third test in Sydney and said investigations would continue after six...

US Hispanic Catholics are future, but priest numbers dismal

PHOENIX (AP) — Maria Chavira, a senior administrator in the Diocese of Phoenix, says Spanish-speaking Catholic parishes in her area are “bursting at the seams” and celebrates the emergence of Hispanic...

US Hispanic Catholics are future, but priest numbers dismal

PHOENIX (AP) — Maria Chavira, a senior administrator in the Diocese of Phoenix, says Spanish-speaking Catholic parishes in her area are “bursting at the seams” and celebrates the emergence of Hispanic...

Migrants sent back to Mexico stuck and scared

NOGALES, Mexico (AP) — Bundled against the cold, dozens of asylum seekers pushed back into Mexico by the United States tried Friday to get their bearings, still unsure of how they would travel some 35...

Women's BBL player banned over anti-corruption breach

SYDNEY (AP) — Cricket Australia has imposed a one-year ban on Hobart Hurricanes player Emily Smith for breaching its anti-corruption code by posting her team's lineup for a Women's Big Bash League mat...

Lack of evidence put Hawking's Nobel hopes in black hole

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stephen Hawking won accolades from his peers for having one of the most brilliant minds in science, but he never got a Nobel Prize because no one has yet proven his ideas. ...

WORLD SPORTS AT 0000 GMT

TOP STORIES: SOC--ENGLISH ROUNDUP MANCHESTER, England — Manchester City is steamrollering opponents and the English football records. Pep Guardiola's team reeled of...

Police investigate after stone damages Australia's team bus

CHITTAGONG, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh police say they're investigating after the Australian team bus was hit by a small rock or stone as it traveled to the hotel after the opening day of the second...

Vera Rubin, who did pioneering work on dark matter, dies

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Vera Rubin, a pioneering astronomer who helped find powerful evidence of dark matter, has died, her son said Monday. She was 88. Allan Rubin,...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORY: SOC--ENGLISH ROUNDUP MANCHESTER, England — Manchester City and Arsenal are both under pressure to win their meeting at Etihad Stadium to keep in sight of...

Atletico Nacional seals 3rd place at Club World Cup

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Atletico Nacional sealed third place at the Club World Cup on Sunday, beating Mexican side Club America 4-3 on penalties after a 2-2 draw. Substitute Miguel Bo...

Madrid captain Ramos set for return in Club World Cup final

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Sergio Ramos is set to return for Real Madrid in the Club World Cup final. The Spain international wasn't fully fit for Thursday's 2-0 semifinal win over Club ...

Zidane lavishes praise on Ballon d'Or winner Ronaldo

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has lavished more praise on Cristiano Ronaldo. Ronaldo claimed his fourth Ballon d'Or prize on Monday, and is now targeting a...

Club America relishing semifinal match against Real Madrid

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Club America midfielder William da Silva is relishing his team's Club World Cup semifinal match against Real Madrid on Thursday. The Mexican side came from beh...

Dangers faced by migrants often extend to border shelters

PHOENIX (AP) — Vandals broke into a shelter, left feces on crosses made by migrant men and trashed other parts of the building. Someone made a threatening call to a priest who helps serve warm meals t...