Olympic medalist to be Miami Beach Gay Pride grand marshal

MIAMI (AP) — An American freestyle skier who made headlines when he shared a televised kiss with his boyfriend after his Olympic run will serve as the 2018 grand marshal for Miami Beach Gay Pride next month.



Michigan seeks changes to abuse reporting law after Nassar


LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan is looking to shore up its law that requires certain people to report suspected child sexual abuse to authorities to address gaps that were exposed after disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar admitted to sexually assaulting female athletes.

  • Written by By DAVID EGGERT , Associated Press

Business as usual? Not really in this year's NCAA Tournament

The coaches, players and TV announcers waited breathlessly for the reveal, then broke down the snubs, seedings and matchups with the same glee as kids unwrapping gifts under the Christmas tree. In all, the unveiling of the NCAA Tournament bracket felt pretty much like business as usual.

  • Written by By EDDIE PELLS , AP National Writer