MLB players, owners reach tentative labor deal

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Baseball players and owners reached a tentative agreement on a five-year labor contract Wednesday night, a deal that will extend the sport's industrial peace to 26 years since the ruinous fights in the first two decades of free agency.

  • Written by STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writers; RONALD BLUM, AP Sports Writers

Pilot told Colombia controllers 'no fuel' before crash

MEDELLIN, Colombia (AP) — The pilot of the chartered plane carrying a Brazilian soccer team told air traffic controllers he had run out of fuel before crashing into the Andes, according to a leaked recording of the final minutes of the doomed flight.

  • Written by FERNANDO VERGARA, Associated Press; JOSHUA GOODMAN, Associated Press

Abdul-Jabbar, Brown, Russell to receive SI Ali Legacy Award

NEW YORK (AP) — Sports Illustrated magazine has chosen Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jim Brown and Bill Russell to receive its Muhammad Ali Legacy Award for their athletic careers and social activism.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS