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Cowboys can’t keep up with fast-paced Eagles in 33-10 defeat

Showdown No. 1 goes to Philadelphia. Read more »

Published Nov. 27, 2014

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Bears waste good start, as Lions surge to 34-17 Thanksgiving win

When Jay Cutler guided Chicago's offense down the field for a touchdown on its first drive of the game, the Bears never once tried to run the ball. Read more »

Published Nov. 27, 2014

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Former NFL receiver Wayne Chrebet thankful for good days after concussions

Wayne Chrebet's body — his brain, in particular — reminds him of the sacrifices he made to play the game he still loves. Read more »

Published Nov. 27, 2014

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5 investigated in FIFA WCup bid corruption probe

Five officials, including three long-serving FIFA executive committee members, are being investigated in the corruption probe into the bidding contests for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. Read more »

Published Nov. 27, 2014

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Australian cricketer Phil Hughes, 25, dies in rare field injury

Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes has died after he was hit by a ball while batting, becoming one of only a handful of professional players to suffer a fatal head injury on the field within the... Read more »

Published Nov. 27, 2014

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Utah defeats Texas-Pan American 85-48

Freshman forward Kyle Kuzma scored 14 points and Delon Wright added 12 to lead Utah to an 85-48 victory over Texas-Pan American to open the school's annual Thanksgiving tournament on Wednesday night. Read more »

Published Nov. 26, 2014

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San Francisco's bid for 2024 Olympics taking shape

This tech-booming city, home to Twitter and other innovative startups, is experiencing its greatest growth since the California Gold Rush more than 150 years ago. Read more »

Published Nov. 26, 2014

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Los Angeles making quiet bid for 2024 Olympics

Glamour, celebrities, perfect weather. A revitalized and growing downtown. Iconic venues and political support. With these virtues, Los Angeles looks like an ideal fit to host the 2024 Olympics. Read more »

Published Nov. 26, 2014

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DC Olympic bid touts 'unity' over dysfunction

Place your hands together in just the right way, with thumbs overlapping and the other fingers pointing to the sky, and you've created the symbol for 2024 Olympics in the nation's capital. Read more »

Published Nov. 26, 2014

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LeBron on Cavaliers' issues: "I stink"

The Cleveland Cavaliers are struggling, and then some. LeBron James believes he's a major reason for their early failures. Read more »

Published Nov. 24, 2014

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Police: Manziel's entourage attacked fan at hotel

A Browns fan who says he wanted to give Johnny Manziel "a hug" was struck by the rookie quarterback's entourage at a downtown hotel and was left with a swollen eye and lip, police said. Read more »

Published Nov. 24, 2014

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K-State beats Purdue 88-79 in Maui

Marcus Foster scored 24 points and Kansas State held on to beat Purdue 88-79 after blowing most of a big early lead Monday in the opening game of the Maui Invitational. Read more »

Published Nov. 24, 2014

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Illinois State sails by Weber State, 73-64

DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell scored 20 points and hauled in seven rebounds, Daishon Knight finished with 18 points, and Illinois State beat Weber State 73-64 in the opening round of the Paradise Jam on Friday night. Read more »

Published Nov. 21, 2014

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NBA's Adam Silver sends message on domestic violence

Adam Silver suspended Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor for 24 games without pay after Taylor pleaded guilty last month to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of... Read more »

Published Nov. 20, 2014

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Rugby punts bounding through college football

Hawaii punter Scott Harding takes the snap, runs toward the sideline and surveys the oncoming rush before unleashing an end-over-end kick. Read more »

Published Nov. 20, 2014

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Eli Manning thinks he has a lot of good years left

Eli Manning believes he has a lot of good years of football left and he hopes to continue playing them with the New York Giants. Read more »

Published Nov. 19, 2014

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Lawyer asks judge to approve NFL concussion deal

The NFL urged a judge to approve an estimated $1 billion settlement of concussion claims despite objections raised by former players and relatives. Read more »

Published Nov. 19, 2014

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NFL fines Lynch $50,000 for not speaking to media

The NFL has fined Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch $50,000 for violations of the league's media policy. Read more »

Published Nov. 19, 2014

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Stanton signs record $325M deal at news conference

Giancarlo Stanton has signed his record $325 million, 13-year contract with the Miami Marlins at a news conference formally announcing the deal. Read more »

Published Nov. 19, 2014

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Niagara women's hoops team rescued after being stranded by giant snow storm for more than a day

Stranded on the highway for more than a day, the Niagara women's basketball team is finally making its journey home. Read more »

Published Nov. 19, 2014

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Judge to weigh fairness of NFL concussion deal

The NFL's potential $1 billion plan to compensate retired players for brain trauma could soon close the chapter on a troubled era of league concussion management. Read more »

Published Nov. 19, 2014

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NFL suspends Peterson for at least rest of season

The league said Tuesday it informed the Minnesota Vikings running back he will not be considered for reinstatement before April 15 for violating the NFL personal conduct policy. Read more »

Published Nov. 18, 2014

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Utes hold steady at No. 25 in AP men's basketball poll

The Utah Runnin' Utes remained at No. 25 and Kentucky is still No. 1 in the first Associated Press regular-season men's basketball poll released Monday. The Wildcats kept the top spot... Read more »

Published Nov. 17, 2014

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Argentina offers the blind a place to play tennis

Accompanied by two women, 9-year-old Felipe Angiono enters cautiously and asks: "Is this where the blind play tennis?" Read more »

Published Nov. 17, 2014

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Better strategies sought to curb domestic violence

At a school football field near Pittsburgh, an assistant coach tackled a topic unrelated to the upcoming game. Read more »

Published Nov. 16, 2014

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