• Dallas Cowboys' Dez Bryant linked to incident at Walmart parking lot

    By Lisa Maria Garza and Jon Herskovitz DALLAS (Reuters) - Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant was questioned by police at the scene of a 2011 incident in which a witness reported that Bryant's girlfriend was dragged by an unidentified man across a Texas Walmart parking lot, according to police…

  • Love, old captain, now 'new' captain of US Ryder Cup team

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Davis Love III was on his porch in Sea Island taking part in a conference call for the first Ryder Cup Task Force meeting, and he was shocked by what he heard.

    Associated Press
  • Padres chairman: It was time to make changes

    As the full squad of his remodeled club stretched in front of him for the first time, Padres executive chairman Ron Fowler was asked about the flurry of offseason moves that have brought excitement and a record payroll to San Diego. Or I should say, A.J. spent our money wisely.'' That would be new…

    The Associated Press
  • Greg Hardy, the NFL's Next Nightmare

    Earlier this month, domestic violence charges against NFL defensive end Greg Hardy were dismissed, after prosecutors claim his accuser essentially disappeared. It was an odd, anticlimactic ending to a story that made national headlines, and though the Pro Bowler's legal issues are behind him, he's…

  • Josh Hamilton should retire from baseball, says his close friend

    Roy Silver, who gave Hamilton a job when he was in recovery, says he could tell something was wrong.

    Big League Stew
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    2015 Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge Invites (1 fotos)

    The coveted 2015 Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge will be held June 5-7 at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. The top 100 high school football players are invited to the event for a two-day competition. Here are some of the top athletes that have been invited so far.

  • McLaren chairman says Fernando Alonso is 'devoid of injury'

    MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Fernando Alonso was "devoid of injury" following his crash in Formula One preseason testing, McLaren chairman Ron Dennis said Thursday.

    Associated Press
  • Appeals court won't toss ex-Dodgers owner's divorce deal

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California appeals court has refused to overturn a financial settlement between former Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt and his ex-wife, who argued that McCourt misled her about the value of the team and television broadcast rights.

    Associated Press
  • Unexploded bomb shuts down Dortmund stadium

    An unexploded World War II bomb was found near Borussia Dortmund's stadium on Thursday, forcing the Bundesliga club to shut down some of their operations. The British bomb was found at a parking area near the west tribune of the Signal Iduna Park hours before coach Juergen Klopp's news conference…

  • Lauren Hill's team holds end-of-season banquet at hospital

    Lauren Hill couldn't make it to the banquet, so they brought the banquet to her

    The Dagger
  • MLB's oldest player can't relate to today's youth

    When Rockies closer LaTroy Hawkins was drafted in 1991, Colorado Gold Glove third baseman Nolan Arenado was two months old. Right-hander Eddie Butler was also still in diapers.

    The Associated Press
  • Nervous Nadal into ATP Buenos Aires quarters

    Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame some uncharacteristic nerves to surge into the quarter-finals of the ATP Argentina Open with an efficient 6-4, 6-0 victory over Argentine qualifier Facundo Arguello. Nadal, ranked fourth in the world, on Wednesday needed just 64 minutes to win his opening match in…

  • Puck Daddy Power Rankings: Hockey baby names, Vegas tickets, Mike Milbury

    A family in the greater Pittsburgh area recently got a new addition: Malkin Crosby Long, which is a nice name for a cat.

    Puck Daddy
  • No. 1 Kentucky stands at 28-0, tops Mississippi St., 74-56

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — On a roster full of superstars, top-ranked Kentucky's Trey Lyles often is an afterthought.

    Associated Press
  • McLaren's big push ends back in the garage

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Jenson Button completed just one timed lap as misfiring McLaren's hopes of picking up speed in Formula One's final pre-season test stalled before lunchtime on Thursday. Racing director Eric Bouillier had said last weekend, after Fernando Alonso crashed and was…

  • Accused Boston bomber's lawyers challenge jury-selection process

    Lawyers for the accused Boston Marathon bomber filed on Thursday a last-gasp request to dismiss the charges against their client or delay the start of the trial next week, contending that court officials had violated their own rules during jury selection. Attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who is…

  • Los Angeles-area city celebrates stadium deal, awaits NFL

    INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The Inglewood City Council unanimously approved a $2 billion stadium plan backed by St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke that clears a path for the NFL to return to the Los Angeles area for the first time in two decades.

    Associated Press