Brewers hold off Reds 7-6, remain 1½ back in wild-card race

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Brewers need wins any way they can get them, even if it means scratching and clawing to hold on against a last-place team that lost its seventh consecutive game.

  • Written by By ANDREW GRUMAN , Associated Press

NFL anthem protests evolve past Kaepernick's original intent

What began more than a year ago with a lone NFL quarterback protesting police brutality against minorities by kneeling silently during the national anthem before games has grown into a roar with hundreds of players sitting, kneeling, locking arms or remaining in locker rooms — their reasons for demonstrating as varied as their methods.


  • Written by By JESSE J. HOLLAND and ERRIN HAINES WHACK , Associated Press Writers

NCAA assistant coaches among 10 facing corruption charges

NEW YORK (AP) — Four assistant basketball coaches from Arizona, Auburn, the University of Southern California and Oklahoma State were among those arrested on federal corruption charges Tuesday after they were caught taking thousands of dollars in bribes to steer NBA-destined college stars toward certain sports agents and financial advisers, authorities said.


  • Written by By LARRY NEUMEISTER and TOM HAYS , Associated Press