Dodgers' Hill has perfect game through 7 innings vs Pirates
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill is working on a perfect game through seven innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates....
Underdog Isaiah Thomas facing biggest challenge of career
BOSTON (AP) -- Isaiah Thomas' basketball journey is littered with decision-makers who have underestimated the diminutive guard....
Who's the best puncher? Mayweather says it could surprise
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Floyd Mayweather Jr. says it was the first punch of the fight. His promoter thinks it came during the second round....
McGregor has boxing skill, but enough to beat Mayweather?
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Before Conor McGregor had even heard of mixed martial arts, he wanted to be a boxer. He first stepped into Crumlin Boxing Club nearly 20 years ago in muddy football boots and started punching a heavy bag....
AL East-leading Red Sox obtain OF Rajai Davis from Oakland
CLEVELAND (AP) -- The AL East-leading Boston Red Sox boosted their outfield depth by acquiring speedy Rajai Davis from the Oakland Athletics for a minor league outfielder on Wednesday....
Jaguars bench Bortles, turn to Henne for next preseason game
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Chad Henne will start Jacksonville's preseason game against Carolina, a change that could signal the end of Blake Bortles' career with the Jaguars....
The Latest: Supporters want Kaepernick hired by season start
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on efforts in support of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who refused to stand for the national anthem (all times local):...
Billy Payne retiring as Masters, Augusta National chairman
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) -- Billy Payne ruled more with an open mind than an iron fist....
Ridley, former US Amateur champ, to take over at Augusta
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) -- Fred Ridley first came to Augusta National to compete in the 1976 Masters as the U.S. Amateur champion, and he played the opening round in the traditional pairing with the defending champion, Jack Nicklaus....
McIlroy able to play, wanting to win as FedEx Cup starts
Ten days ago, Rory McIlroy wasn't sure if he was going to play the rest of the year....
Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati is asking Governor Wolf to start freezing program spending due to a lack of revenue package as Pennsylvania deficit-strapped state government soon will not be able to pay every bill on time. Since the 2008 recession, the state Treasury has repeatedly supplied cash infusions into the depleted bank account, but Scarnati calls it irresponsible to borrow more money while the state government lacks a balanced budget nearly two months into the fiscal year, and unconstitutional to spend it.
Will the strategy outlined by President Donald Trump lead to a military victory in Afghanistan?