Former Cardinals exec sentenced to prison for hacking Astros

HOUSTON (AP) — A federal judge sentenced the former scouting director of the St. Louis Cardinals to nearly four years in prison Monday for hacking the Houston Astros' player personnel database and email system in an unusual case of high-tech cheating involving two Major League Baseball clubs.

  • Written by JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press

Ohio State dismisses RB Bri'onte Dunn

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State has dismissed running back Bri'onte Dunn from the football team for a violation of team rules.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Russia assailed in report for doping program beyond Sochi

Russian government officials engineered the drug-fueled corruption of 28 Olympic sports, an investigator found, prompting the World Anti-Doping Agency to call for a ban of the country's entire team from the Rio de Janeiro Games.

  • Written by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer