UCLA wades through damages from pipe flooding
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The quiet summer campus of UCLA suddenly was steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some 8 million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the school's storied basketball court less than two years after a major renovation....
NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules
CHICAGO (AP) -- The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go nearly far enough....
Vin Scully to return for 66th season in LA in 2015
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Vin Scully is staying in the booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers....
Column: NCAA may not be bumbling idiots after all
Two down, one big one to go....
Peterson says he's got 5-year, $70 million deal
PHOENIX (AP) -- Cornerback Patrick Peterson says he has reached agreement on a five-year, $70 million contract with the Arizona Cardinals, with $48 million guaranteed....
NBA players union elects female executive director
Michele Roberts has watched basketball for as long as she can remember. It was an easy choice growing up in a home with one TV and two older brothers....
Sam factor prepares Rams for sensitivity session
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- To guard against another bullying scandal, NFL teams are holding sensitivity sessions during training camp....
Cubs beat Rockies in 16 innings, 4-3
CHICAGO (AP) -- Both the Chicago Cubs and Colorado Rockies ran out of relief pitchers in a marathon game. The Rockies then turned to a starter. The Cubs used a catcher - and won....
Ray Guy's long wait for Hall of Fame comes to end
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Ray Guy built a Hall of Fame career of making other people wait....
ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse
NEW YORK (AP) -- ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don't do anything to provoke an attack....
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you agree with five Pennsylvania congressmen that the NCAA penalties against Penn State as a result of the Jerry Sandusky scandal should be cancelled? <More Info>
Five Pennsylvania Congressmen are asking college sports' governing body, the NCAA, to cancel penalties against Penn State imposed as a result of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. The Congressmen cite an April state court ruling that was critical of the consent decree which includes a temporary ban on post-season play, a temporary reduction in scholarships, the cancellation of 112 wins and a 60-million dollar fine.
Do you feel more or less safe in the city of Pittsburgh now than you did a year ago?