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Columbus looking for economic boost from NHL All-Star game

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The city of Columbus is hoping hockey fans aren't the only ones getting a boost from the 2015 NHL All-Star weekend.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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Cavs notes: LeBron James feeling better than he has all season

CLEVELAND — Good news for the Cavaliers: LeBron James is feeling better than he has at any point this season.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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NFL investigation into deflated footballs ongoing

The NFL says its investigation into whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game is ongoing after a report Tuesday night claimed the league found 11 balls were not properly inflated.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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Nadal, Sharapova survive scares in 2nd round at Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal dropped to his knees, clasping his hands tightly and appearing to be on the verge of tears as he celebrated a win at the Australian Open.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

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Embattled Cleveland coach Blatt remains beloved in Israel

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Even casual Israeli basketball fans begin their day with an update on the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the newfound obsession with the NBA franchise has little to do with superstar LeBron James. Rookie head coach David Blatt is one of their own, making his name professionally in Israel and raising a family here.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015

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Buckeyes leave the critics silent

Can we say the playoff committee got it right?

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015

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Woman says boxing champ Taylor threatened to kill children

A Little Rock woman said Tuesday that boxer Jermain Taylor threatened to shoot her three small children, and that she knocked the gun away after the cursing middleweight — once called a role model by the city's mayor — put the weapon to her husband's head.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015

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Winter X Games to use drones to capture action on snow

If Lindsey Jacobellis, Nate Holland or those other snowboarders feel like something's following them at the Winter X Games, they'll be right.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 January 2015

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