• After World Cup success, Australia stood for better wages
    The Associated Press3 hours ago

    After World Cup success, Australia stood for better wages

    Long before the U.S. women's soccer team filed a federal complaint over wage discrimination, the Australian women fought for better pay. The Matildas, as they are known, will be among the 12 women's soccer teams playing in Brazil next week when the Olympics get underway. The Matildas have made

  • American star Mikulak looking for international breakthrough
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    American star Mikulak looking for international breakthrough

    The most important 15 minutes of Sam Mikulak's daily routine doesn't come in the gym or the weight room. Mikulak is prone to break into dance during a meet and speaks in a ''surfer dude'' cadence that betrays his Southern California roots.