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  • Six inducted to MLB Hall of Fame

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt unea ...
    July 28, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • Lost Red Sox title ring returned by Yankees fan

    NEW YORK (AP) — A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent New York Yankees fan.
    July 28, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Ty Dillon races to first career Nationwide win

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — For a first time winner, Ty Dillon had the Brickyard’s winning tradition down as cold as the celebratory beer he chugged outside h ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Gustin family takes two feature races at Marshalltown

    MARSHALLTOWN — Jenae Gustin and Richie Gustin had the right stuff on the track at Marshalltown Speedway Friday night. Both recorded their third win of ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • MAT members capture national titles

    Six members of the Marshalltown Area Tumbling and Trampoline Team claimed national event championships at last month’s U.S.T.A. National Trampoline an ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Report says Prairie Pothole region losing wetlands

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Federal officials and conservationists say a recent report detailing wetland losses in the five-state Prairie Pothole Region ove ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Magic sign Iowa's Devyn Marble

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic will have all three of their draft picks in training camp following the signing of second-round pick Devyn Marb ...
    July 25, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Aoki's 14th-inning hit lifts Royals over Indians

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nori Aoki singled home Lorenzo Cain in the 14th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 win over Cleveland after Indian ...
    July 25, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Hawk Ball

    FORT DODGE — “Yesterday is over and today is a new day. We were dealt these cards and we’re going to capitalize off the opportunities. The game plan d ...
    July 24, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Shaking off stinger

    FORT DODGE — Lynnville-Sully is not doing what it wanted to do today. Today could have been a day of rest for the Hawks, but things changed Tuesday af ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • MLB Capsules

    Cubs 6, Padres 0CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs, and Kyle Hendricks pitched seven inn ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Clippers' Sterling targets wife, NBA in new suit

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has filed a new lawsuit in his attempt to retain the team and derail a potential $2 bill ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Packers coach gets street name

    ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (AP) — There’s Lombardi Avenue, Brett Favre Pass and Donald Driver Way. Now, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy is set to get his ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:18 am
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