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Los Angeles stadium could bring shift in NFL divisions

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Construction of an NFL stadium in the Los Angeles area could come with another change: a possible shift in division for the Oakland Raiders or the San Diego Chargers.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 August 2015

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The big challenge to come after election for Coe or Bubka

BEIJING (AP) — After months campaigning, Sebastian Coe and Sergei Bubka face an election Wednesday knowing that the new IAAF president will need to go straight to work to convince the public that track and field's governing body can properly tackle the scourge of doping.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 August 2015

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Ruling to allow college athletes to unionize is thrown out

CHICAGO (AP) — The National Labor Relations Board on Monday blocked an effort by Northwestern University football players to form the nation's first college athletes' union, dealing a setback to a labor movement that could have transformed the game.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 August 2015

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Former NFL players appeal terms of concussion settlement

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former NFL players who object to terms of the potential $1 billion concussion settlement have filed appeals that are likely to delay payouts to thousands of retirees until next year.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 August 2015

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Sailors try to limit contact with polluted Rio Olympic venue

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Mexico sailing coach Agustin Bellocchio offered a tip to sailors and windsurfers at this week's Olympic test event in Rio de Janeiro's polluted Guanabara Bay: Don't swallow the water.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 August 2015

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Pistorius prosecutors file appeal at Supreme Court

 

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Prosecutors pushing for a murder conviction against Oscar Pistorius filed papers at South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal on Monday, four days before the Olympic runner is expected to be released from prison and moved to house arrest.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 August 2015

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All eyes on QBs at Ohio State as competition heats up

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The most-talked-about quarterback competition in college football even has the other Ohio State Buckeyes paying more attention than usual to preseason practices.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 August 2015

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Ohio State's Miller feeling it in legs as he switches to WR

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As Braxton Miler makes the switch from quarterback to receiver for Ohio State, he is feeling it in his legs.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 August 2015

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