RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Real Madrid wins 19th Copa del Rey title

    April 16, 2014

    VALENCIA, Spain (AP) - Gareth Bale raced down the field, avoided a defender and rolled the ball under goalkeeper Jose Pinto in the 90th minute, giving Real Madrid a 2-1 win over Barcelona on Wednesday night and its 19th Copa del Rey title.

  • Players cool to returning Minnesota State coach

    April 16, 2014

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) - A fired Minnesota football coach who got his job back through an arbitrator's ruling is getting a cold reception from his former team.

  • Image of Anna wins Big A feature

    April 16, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Image of Anna rallied for a 3 1/2-length victory over Allie Sweet in the $67,000 allowance feature for fillies and mares on Wednesday at Aqueduct.

  • IndyCar drivers calmer after Long Beach tempers

    April 16, 2014

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Tony Kanaan got a text of apology from Ryan Hunter-Reay and is ready to move forward, just like most of the IndyCar drivers after a wild weekend in Long Beach.

  • Manning holds on to heartache of Super Bowl

    April 16, 2014

    DENVER (AP) - Broncos fans may want to move on from Denver's Super Bowl debacle. Not Peyton Manning. He's holding on to the heartache to stoke his competitive fire.

  • Volunteers work to save famed Negro League stadium

    April 16, 2014

    PATERSON, N.J. (AP) - Volunteers and historians are on a fundraising campaign to save a decaying stadium that is one of the few still in existence where Negro League games were played.

  • Slowey to replace Hand in Marlins rotation

    April 16, 2014

    MIAMI (AP) - Right-hander Kevin Slowey will move into the Miami Marlins' rotation to replace struggling left-hander Brad Hand and start Sunday against Seattle.

  • Big East commissioner Ackerman to receive award

    April 16, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Big East commissioner Val Ackerman will receive the woman of distinction award at the 20th annual WISE luncheon.

  • Dismissed Clemson QB Kelly apologizes

    April 16, 2014

    Former Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly apologized for his behavior with the Tigers and believes he can learn from the experience.

  • Murray hopes workout eases NFL draft concerns

    April 16, 2014

    ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Quarterback Aaron Murray still has some convincing to do after undergoing reconstructive knee surgery in late November.