STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Soccer is coming to some U.S. television networks better known for reality shows, dramas or financial news.
Toronto at Cleveland, 1:05 p.m.
A cold frontal boundary will stretch from the Pacific Northwest to the northern Plains on Wednesday. An area of low pressure along the eastern end of the frontal boundary will usher a mixture of rain and snow across the central third of the country. A swath of heavy snow is expected over Minnesota, Wisconsin and the western Great Lakes, while a mixture of heavy rain and snow will develop across the central Plains and the Middle Mississippi Valley. Meanwhile, an onshore flow from the Pacific will bring unsettled weather to the Pacific Northwest. Rainy conditions can be expected over Washington and Oregon, while high elevation snow showers will move across the Cascades and the northern Rockies. A separate cold front will extend from Nevada to Colorado, providing a mixture of rain and snow to the central Rockies. The Desert Southwest will stay mostly clear of precipitation on Wednesday.
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have signed wide receiver Brandon Lloyd to a one-year contract.
LACONIA, N.H. (AP) — The son of retired New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera is going to pitch for a collegiate summer program in New Hampshire.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — About 30,000 people, including Liverpool players past and present, are expected to attend a memorial service at Anfield marking the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Stadium disaster that killed 96 Liverpool fans.
SAO PAULO (AP) — FIFA says nearly 200,000 tickets will be available in the last online sales phase for the World Cup in Brazil.
A cold front is forecast to extend from the Florida Panhandle to New England on Tuesday. A cold air mass behind the frontal boundary will interact with a warm, muggy air mass ahead of the front to produce a line of showers and thunderstorms. Stormy weather is expected across most of the East Coast, while severe thunderstorms will be possible along the Mid-Atlantic coast. As cold air invades the northern tier of the country, a mixture of rain and snow will develop over the upper Midwest, the Ohio Valley and the Northeast. This system will also bring a chance of flash floods to eastern New York and eastern Pennsylvania.
LONDON (AP) — Street artist Banksy may have struck again, leaving an espionage-themed graffiti artwork in the hometown of Britain's electronic spy agency.
BRACKLEY, England (AP) — Mercedes says its technical director will leave the Formula One team at the team of the 2014 season and will not be replaced.
LONDON (AP) — The city of Birmingham in central England has expanded an investigation into an alleged Muslim plot to greatly expand Islamic influence in the city's school system.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool and Atletico Madrid kept up their good form with wins on Sunday to increase the likelihood of some unlikely league winners in England and Spain.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Philippe Coutinho scored in the 78th minute to help Liverpool beat Manchester City 3-2 Sunday and become the favorite to win the Premier league on a day of remembrance for English soccer.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool fans held up a mosaic spelling out "96 25 years" during a minute's silence to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Stadium disaster. The tribute Sunday came before Liverpool's Premier League match against Manchester City.
LONDON (AP) — British police are appealing for help finding five stolen dogs, including a Chihuahua puppy that recently won a major prize at the prestigious Crufts competition.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Kevin Alston and Jerry Bengtson scored second-half goals to lead the New England Revolution to a 2-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Saturday night.
FOXBORO, Mass. (AP) — Kevin Alston and Jerry Bengtson scored second-half goal to lead the New England Revolution to a 2-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Saturday night.
Boston at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Two associates of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez have been indicted on murder charges in connection with the shooting of a man last summer near Hernandez's Massachusetts home.
Boston at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m.
NEW YORK (AP) — A sale of hundreds of historical documents collected by a New York-based archivist has fetched than $1.3 million, including a $257,000 winning bid for one of the earliest Boston newspaper printings of the Declaration of Independence.