MLB playoff: Royals edge Orioles, reach World Series brink
MLB playoff: Royals edge Orioles, reach World Series brink

Kansas City reached the brink of the World Series with a 2-1 victory Tuesday over the Baltimore Orioles, keeping the Royals unbeaten in this year`s Major League Baseball playoffs.

Royals seek to build on wild card win

Kansas City, back in baseball`s playoffs for the first time in 29 years, will try to build on a truly wild wild-card win when they take on the Angels in the American League Division Series.

Tigers clinch division title

The Detroit Tigers secured their fourth straight American League Central division title on Sunday with a 3-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

Divided US chamber approves lawsuit against President Obama

A sharply divided US House of Representatives has approved a Republican plan to file an election-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama.

Fabio Borini injury fear for Liverpool in AS Roma loss

A 90th-minute own goal Wednesday cost Liverpool a 1-0 loss to AS Roma but an early spill left striker Fabio Borini with a much more worrisome right shoulder injury.

Indian-origin student wins spelling bee after epic 95 rounds

A 13-year old Indian-origin boy has emerged as the winner of a spelling bee contest in the US in an epic verbal duel that lasted a total of 95 rounds.

Colts, Saints use late heroics to advance

The Indianapolis Colts engineered the second-largest comeback in NFL playoff history by storming back from a massive 28-point deficit to stun Kansas City 45-44 in the opening game of wild card weekend.

NFL: League says refs` blunder helped Chargers make playoffs

An officiating blunder helped decide the final American Conference playoff spot, the NFL admitted in a statement Monday.

US Kansas City fire: Sniffer dogs search the burnt remains

A gas explosion sparked a massive fire in a shopping district in Kansas City, Missouri on Tuesday, destroying a restaurant completely and injuring 14, officials said.

Google Fiber: Google`s new ultra-high speed internet

Google announced its ultra-high speed internet service Google Fiber would become available to the residents of its test community Kansas City starting in September.

Sunil Chettri set to join Sporting Lisbon

Top Portuguese football club Sporting Lisbon may rope in India striker Sunil Chettri as their foreign recruit. The club is likely to make an announcement on Thursday.

Manchester United stunned by 10-man Kansas City

Manchester United suffered the first defeat on their pre-season North America tour when they were upset 2-1 by the 10-man Kansas City Wizards in Kansas City on Sunday.

Manchester United stunned by 10-man Kansas City

Manchester United suffered the first defeat on their pre-season North America tour when they were upset 2-1 by the 10-man Kansas City Wizards in Kansas City on Sunday.

Manchester United stunned by 10-man Kansas City

United suffered the first defeat on their North America tour after being upset by Kansas City Wizards.

Manchester United stunned by 10-man Kansas City

United suffered the first defeat on their North America tour after being upset by Kansas City Wizards.

Striker Sunil Chhetri close to Kansas City deal - Reports

India’s Sunil Chhetri is close to signing for Major League Soccer (MLS) club Kansas City Wizards, local media reported on Wednesday.

Striker Sunil Chhetri close to Kansas City deal - Reports

India’s Sunil Chhetri is close to signing for Major League Soccer (MLS) club Kansas City Wizards, local media reported on Wednesday.