Russell Westbrook wins NBA MVP; Rockets, Bucks take 2 awards
NEW YORK (AP) -- Russell Westbrook moved past Oscar Robertson and kept right on going to the top of the NBA....
Baylor confirms NCAA investigation after sex abuse scandal
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The NCAA is conducting an "ongoing, pending investigation" into Baylor University in the wake of a sexual assault scandal that led to the firing of football coach Art Briles and the departure of the school president, the school's lawyers confirmed in a federal court filing....
Down 7 and missing Francona, Indians rally to top Texas 15-9
CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Indians trailed by seven runs and were without manager Terry Francona by the fourth inning Monday night. Coming off a disheartening sweep to a division rival, Cleveland badly need a few runs....
Cubs hold on after Nationals rally for 4 in 9th, win 5-4
WASHINGTON (AP) -- After a nail-biting victory over the NL East leading Washington Nationals, Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon still cringed to consider what could've happened....
Sale gets 9 Ks, Moreland hits HR as Red Sox beat Twins 4-1
BOSTON (AP) -- The way Chris Sale and the Boston relievers were pitching, the Red Sox didn't need to score a lot....
Singer's 12 Ks help Gators beat LSU 4-3 in CWS finals opener
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Florida got a dominant performance from Brady Singer, a big defensive play when LSU was threatening and just enough offense....
Selanne, Kariya headline Hockey Hall of Fame class of 2017
Paul Kariya always felt as if he knew where Teemu Selanne was on the ice when they had spectacular chemistry together as teammates....
Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's take
Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's thoughts on what would happen if she tried to play on the men's tennis tour....
Column: Dale Jr. farewell tour begins, but it isn't goodbye
SONOMA, Calif. (AP) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. had just completed a satisfying sixth-place finish at Sonoma Raceway when he was stopped by the Fox Sports cameras in what might have been his final post-race interview with the network....
Minors Setback: Kyle Schwarber not surprised about demotion
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Slumping slugger Kyle Schwarber said Monday that he's not surprised the Chicago Cubs demoted him, saying "the numbers spoke for themselves."...
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to let President Trump's immigration travel ban go into effect for some travelers, reversing the actions of lower federal courts that had put the controversial policy on hold, ruling it a form of religious discrimination against Muslims. The Court also announced it would hear the case in early fall, leaving open the possibility it could reverse this verdict if challengers can prove the ban is illegal or unconstitutional.
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