City leaders meet with Crew, MLS, over relocation

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber and the owners of the Columbus Crew met with the Columbus mayor and the leader of a local business group over plans to relocate the team.

  • Written by By ANNE M. PETERSON , AP Sports Writer

WADA decision damages Russia's hopes for Winter Olympics

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency dealt a blow to Russia's hopes of competing at next year's Winter Olympics by refusing to reinstate the country's suspended anti-doping operation, and Russia responded by insisting, as it has all along, that the government had nothing to do with doping.

  • Written by By JOHN DUERDEN , Associated Press

Ex-college coach guilty of sexually assaulting player

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A jury has convicted a former college basketball coach in New Jersey of sexually assaulting a male teenager who played on a traveling team that he also coached.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Feud grows between NFL, Cowboys' Jerry Jones over Goodell

NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press has obtained a letter sent by the NFL to Jerry Jones' attorney accusing the Dallas Cowboys owner of "conduct detrimental to the league's best interests" over his objection to a contract extension for Commissioner Roger Goodell.

  • Written by By BARRY WILNER , AP Pro Football Writer