Shaq brings US basketball diplomacy to Cuban capital
HAVANA (AP) -- NBA great Shaquille O'Neal has become the latest emissary for American outreach to the people of Cuba....

Oregon teen pierced in eye by javelin in fair condition
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The parents of an Oregon high school champion pole vaulter pierced in the eye by a javelin say their son's vision is blurry but he can see out of the eye....

Miller masters treacherous Assen track for maiden MotoGP win
ASSEN, Netherlands (AP) -- Jack Miller of Australia won his first MotoGP race Sunday, triumphing in treacherous conditions of a restarted race in Assen after torrential rain forced the riders off the track after 14 laps....

Ohio State men's soccer player drowns while with teammates
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio State's men's soccer coach says one of his players drowned while swimming with some of his teammates at a lake outside Columbus....

NBA top draft Simmons' cousin killed in NJ hit-and-run
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) -- Family members say the cousin of Ben Simmons, who was picked first by the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA draft, has died after being struck by a car in a New Jersey neighborhood....

County considers plan to develop parking garage in Astrodome
HOUSTON (AP) -- The county that owns the Houston Astrodome is considering a plan to build a two-level parking garage inside the derelict domed stadium....

New Zealand beats Wales 46-6 in 3rd test
DUNEDIN, New Zealand (AP) -- Flyhalf Beauden Barrett scored two tries and 26 points as New Zealand crushed Wales 46-6 in the 3rd rugby test on Saturday to sweep the three-match series 3-0....