RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Kelly: 5 Notre Dame players remain out for now

    September 2, 2014

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly says there is no change in the status of five players who were investigated by the university for possible cheating.

  • Serena has ankle re-taped in US Open doubles loss

    September 2, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Serena Williams took a medical timeout to have her right ankle re-taped and later double-faulted on the last two points as she and sister Venus lost in the doubles quarterfinals at the U.S. Open.

  • NFL suspends Irsay 6 games, fines him $500,000

    September 2, 2014

    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) - The NFL has suspended Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay for the first six games of the season and fined him $500,000 for violating its personal conduct policy, coming down hard after he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor stemming from a March traffic stop.

  • Ivory Coast will allow Sierra Leone team in

    September 2, 2014

    ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) - The Ivory Coast government says it will allow the Sierra Leone team in to play an African Cup qualifier after fears over Ebola put the game and Ivory Coast's place in the tournament in doubt.

  • Record English spending dwarfs rivals in Europe

    September 2, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - English Premier League clubs spent a record 835 million pounds ($1.38 million) on players during the summer transfer window, almost twice as much as any of Europe's other top leagues.

  • Bastian Schweinsteiger named Germany captain

    September 2, 2014

    DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) - Bastian Schweinsteiger has been named Germany captain to replace the retired Philipp Lahm.

  • Rutgers RB Paul James in gear after leg injury

    September 2, 2014

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) - Paul James is back gaining yards for Rutgers.

  • Chelsea gets top spot in AP soccer poll

    September 2, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - With an emphatic 6-3 win at Everton over the weekend, Chelsea took over at the top of The Associated Press global football poll on Tuesday.

  • Sometimes even Richard Sherman needs an escape

    September 2, 2014

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) - The places and ways to escape were simpler not that long ago.

  • Vuelta leader Quintana crashes, keeps riding

    September 2, 2014

    BORJA, Spain (AP) - Spanish Vuelta leader Nairo Quintana has continued to ride after crashing during the 10th stage's individual time trial.