49ers acquire Jonathan Martin from Dolphins
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Jonathan Martin is returning to familiar territory, months after he accused a teammate of bullying and left the Miami Dolphins....
Peverley hospitalized, teammates win at St. Louis
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Stars forward Rich Peverley remained hospitalized Tuesday in Dallas, undergoing heart tests after collapsing on the bench during a game that was postponed a night earlier....
Ware, Peppers released as NFL free agency opens
A couple of accomplished NFL pass rushers suddenly became available when DeMarcus Ware and Julius Peppers were released to create room under the salary cap in two of the biggest moves at Tuesday's start of the free-agency signing period....
Mount St. Mary's reaches NCAA tournament
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) -- To prepare for a second consecutive trip to the Northeast Conference title game, Mount St. Mary's coach Jamion Christian looked back on his performance last season, when he thought he over-coached the game....
Milwaukee beats Wright St 69-63 for Horizon title
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Picked to finish last in the Horizon League's preseason poll....
Gonzaga beats BYU 75-64 for WCC title
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Gonzaga has been the class of the West Coast Conference, regular hoisting regular-season and tournament trophies for nearly two decades....
Bears terminate Peppers' contract
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears released eight-time Pro Bowl defensive end Julius Peppers on Tuesday, one of several moves they made to reshape their struggling defense....
Ginobili leads Spurs past Bulls 104-96
CHICAGO (AP) -- It didn't take long for the San Antonio Spurs to show the Chicago Bulls why they're leading the NBA....
Djokovic, Jankovic win at Indian Wells
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) -- Facing an opponent he had never seen play, Novak Djokovic relied on some old-fashioned word of mouth....
NASCAR changing qualifying after safety concerns
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Moving swiftly to address driver safety concerns, NASCAR on Tuesday banned cool-down laps and will start allowing teams to hook up cooling units to their engines on pit road - the first major changes to the popular new knockout qualifying format unveiled this season....
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you feel that by imprisoning Nate Harper it "reinforces to young African-American males the fact that the system is legally rigid, unforgiving and not to be trusted?" <More Info>
On Tuesday, Former Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper unsuccessfully appealed his 18-month federal sentence for using $32,000 in public money and for tax evasion. His new attorney, Milton Raiford, filed a motion with the sentencing judge saying, "to imprison him reinforces to young African-American males the fact that the system is legally rigid, unforgiving and not to be trusted." Raiford says Harper is not a danger to the community, has no prior record, accepted responsibility for his actions and cooperated fully with government officials in the investigation. A federal judge quickly denied the appeal.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Would you be more likely to ride a bike in the city if there were protected bike lanes like the ones proposed by the Green Lanes project?