Study: Amateur football hits linked to later-life difficulty

BOSTON (AP) — A preliminary study by Boston University researchers shows a link between the number of hits a player takes in youth, high school and college football and the development of cognitive difficulties as an adult.

  • Written by JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer

Women accuse US soccer federation of wage discrimination

Five stars from the World Cup-winning U.S. women's national team have accused the U.S. Soccer Federation of wage discrimination in an action filed with the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

  • Written by ANNE M. PETERSON, AP Sports Writer

Ohio State seeks replacement for departed RB Elliott

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With Ezekiel Elliott preparing for the NFL draft next month, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer is at spring practice trying to figure out how to replace one of the greatest Buckeyes ball carriers of all time.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer

Indians relying on pitching in 2016

Expectations are once again high along Lake Erie as the Major League Baseball season begins this weekend.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Reds have pieces, but still rebuilding

CINCINNATI - The big question around the "Queen City" this season will be how many games will theCincinnati Reds lose?

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS