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Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters.

Last Updated on Monday, 21 April 2014

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Larrazabal jumps into water to escape hornets

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Pablo Larrazabal couldn't believe what was coming his way. He was playing in the second round of the Malaysian Open on Friday when a swarm of hornets "three times the size of bees" began an assault.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 April 2014

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NBA playoffs looking more wide-open than expected

MIAMI (AP) — Before the season started, a poll suggested that the Miami Heat were the overwhelming favorite to win the NBA title, collecting a whopping 76 percent of ballots cast.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 April 2014

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Nadal loses in quarterfinals in Monte Carlo

PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal's mastery of the Monte Carlo clay courts seems to be over.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 April 2014

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Now with Pens' attention, Jackets prep for Game 2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets don't feel they're doomed after blowing a two-goal lead in a Game 1 loss of their first-round Stanley Cup playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 April 2014

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