December 1, 2014

Hands up gesture animates Ferguson protests on NFL football field, workplaces and classrooms

By Jim Salter And Jim Suhr THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ST. LOUIS _ Five St. Louis Rams players entered the football field with their hands raised. A […]
December 1, 2014

People with knowledge of deal: Mariners, Nelson Cruz close to agreement on contract

By Tim Booth THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SEATTLE _ The Mariners are on the verge of landing the right-handed slugger they were seeking for the middle of […]
November 30, 2014

Serena Williams comes in too late as Singapore Slammers lose all 3 matches in IPTL first leg

MANILA, Philippines _ Serena Williams made a much-awaited appearance at the franchise-based International Premier Tennis League on Sunday but could not lift Singapore Slammers as the […]
November 29, 2014

Glen Johnson’s late header give Liverpool 1 0 win over Stoke, ending 3 match losing streak

LIVERPOOL, England _ Glen Johnson scored a late header to give Liverpool a 1-0 win over Stoke in the Premier League on Saturday, ending a three-match […]
November 29, 2014

Test cricket takes rare personal pause to mourn Hughes with Australia India test postponed

By Steve McMorran THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The postponement of the first cricket test between Australia and India after the death of Phillip Hughes may mark the […]
November 29, 2014

Ex UCLA Bruin LaVine has 18 point 2nd quarter to lead T Wolves over Lakers 120 119

By Joe Resnick THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ Zach LaVine grew up a Los Angeles Lakers fan. The first time he saw them play at […]
November 29, 2014


TORONTO (AP) _ Monta Ellis scored 15 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter, Tyson Chandler had 11 points and 10 rebounds and Dallas won […]
November 29, 2014


BOSTON (AP) _ Jimmy Butler hit four free throws late in the game and finished with 22 points, Derrick Rose scored 21 points and Chicago pulled […]
November 28, 2014

Former Raptors guard Jalen Rose says it’s great to see success in Toronto

By Lori Ewing THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ If there were any misconceptions about playing in Canada for the Toronto Raptors, Jalen Rose said winning has […]
November 27, 2014

3 FIFA board members among 5 men under investigation in FIFA World Cup bid corruption probe

By Graham Dunbar THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GENEVA _ Five officials, including three long-serving FIFA executive committee members, are being investigated in the corruption probe into the […]
November 27, 2014

Pakistan vs NZ test: second day’s play abandoned after Australian batsman Phil Hughes dies

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates _ The second day’s play in the third and final test between Pakistan and New Zealand has been abandoned on news of […]
November 27, 2014

Cricket world quick to express shock, sadness at the death of Australia batsman Phillip Hughes

By Neil Frankland THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia _ David Warner left the hospital in tears, the pain of losing teammate and friend Phillip Hughes shattering […]