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Stories with place: Sheffield
  • Leicester toasts world snooker champion Selby 
    Updated: May-02-16 5:59 pm

    SHEFFIELD, England - The city of Leicester wasn't just toasting its soccer team on Monday: One of its natives won the snooker World Championship on the same night.

  • Jury blames police, clears fans in 1989 soccer disaster story has photos
    Updated: Apr-26-16 3:26 pm

    WARRINGTON, England - The families of 96 Liverpool soccer fans who were crushed to death at a crowded stadium in 1989 declared they had finally won justice Tuesday after a jury found that police and emergency services were to blame for Britain's worst sports disaster.

  • Danny Willett: Dedicated golfer, family man, Masters winner story has photos
    Updated: Apr-13-16 5:32 am

    MANCHESTER, England - Danny Willett's journey to the green jacket began 16 years ago when he signed up with some friends for an inner-city golf scheme, designed to get kids off the street and give them something constructive to do.