Ex-Paterno players reunite at Penn St amid scandal

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — As night fell over Happy Valley on Friday, hundreds of Joe Paterno's former players gathered outside the school's baseball stadium to celebrate their accomplishments and the coach who inspired them before he left a polarizing legacy.

  • Written by TRAVIS JOHNSON, The Associated Press

Stewart, Newman leave NASCAR meeting on good terms

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Tony Stewart and Ryan Newman left a NASCAR-mandated meeting Friday insisting their dustup last weekend is behind them and no apologies are needed.

  • Written by MIKE CRANSTON, Associated Press

Cubs celebrate first NL Central title in 8 years

CHICAGO (AP) — David Ross was on his way home when the Chicago Cubs clinched the NL Central, so he ducked into a bar on Sheffield Avenue for a drink. Ross, who plans to retire after this year, wanted to celebrate his last division title.

  • Written by JAY COHEN, AP Sports Writer