Appeals court to hear oral arguments in 'Deflategate' case

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL lawyers are asking a federal appeals court in New York to reinstate a four-game suspension the league gave New England quarterback Tom Brady for the "Deflategate" controversy.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

South Africa's highest court dismisses Pistorius appeal

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's highest court has dismissed Oscar Pistorius' appeal of his murder conviction, a lawyer said Thursday, signaling that the former track star's long legal battle since he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp may be drawing to a close.

  • Written by CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA, Associated Press

Tough 2 days of testing an eye-opener for F1 boss Gene Haas

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Formula One newcomer Gene Haas got a taste of how frustrating Formula One can be, when his Mexican driver Esteban Gutierrez spent Wednesday stuck in the team garage while rivals clocked lap after lap in perfect sunny conditions.

  • Written by JEROME PUGMIRE, AP Sports Writer