View Mobile Site

Archive By Author -


Buzzer beater buries GS

OAKLAND (AP) - Kenneth Faried made a turnaround hook shot over Draymond Green with a half-second remaining, and the Denver Nuggets made Golden State wait at least one more game to secure a playoff berth with a stunning 100-99 win over the Warriors on Thursday night.

April 11, 2014 | | Pro Sports


AMERICAN LEAGUE CAPSULES

YANKEES 4, RED SOX 1: NEW YORK (AP) - Michael Pineda won while pitching with some substance smudged on his hand as the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 4-1 Thursday night.

April 11, 2014 | | Pro Sports


NATIONAL LEAGUE CAPSULES

PIRATES 5, CUBS 4: CHICAGO (AP) - Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning and Jason Grilli retired Emilio Bonifacio on a bases-loaded grounder to end the game, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday.

April 11, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Morneau producing for Rockies

DENVER (AP) - Justin Morneau laces up his cleats right next to the locker once belonging to Todd Helton, the first baseman whose shoes he's now trying to fill.

April 11, 2014 | | Pro Sports


La Russa preparing for HOF induction

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Surrounded by statues of the game's greats, Tony La Russa was simply awe-struck as he contemplated his place in baseball history.

April 11, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Reigning champion on the prowl

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - No nerves. No worries. Adam Scott never knew the opening round at Augusta National could be so enjoyable.

April 11, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Out to prove something

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Manny Pacquiao's latest pastor wants him up at 5 a.m. every day for prayers. The eight-division champion sometimes has 100 people and a yappy dog named Pacman in his home after training sessions, playing darts and carousing into the night.

April 11, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Lloyd leads US vs China

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Carli Lloyd scored two goals less than three minutes apart in the first half as the United States defeated China 3-0 Thursday night in a women's soccer friendly in the first game since Tom Sermanni was fired as coach of the Americans.

April 11, 2014 | | Pro Sports


America’s new blacklist

"There is a gay mafia," said Bill Maher, "if you cross them you do get whacked."

April 11, 2014 | By Pat Buchanan Founder and editor of the American Conservative | Other Views


Freaky April Fools’ Day stories

On a recent morning, after checking news reports, I thought: What a freaky news day.

April 11, 2014 | By JIM HIGHTOWER Political columnist | Other Views


LA mayor wants greener streets

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hoping to give a new look to a city where the car is king, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Thursday that he planned to add plazas, trees and artwork to some of the city's busiest streets to lure walkers, cyclists, new cafes and shops.

April 10, 2014 | | State


Assembly passes change to campaign disclosure bill

SACRAMENTO (AP) - A bill that would force political nonprofits to reveal the names of campaign donors no longer applies retroactively under an amendment pushed by Republican lawmakers and approved Thursday by the Assembly.

April 10, 2014 | | State


Ex-city official gets nearly 12 years

LOS ANGELES (AP) - One of the architects of a massive corruption scandal that nearly bankrupted the modest Los Angeles suburb of Bell was sentenced Thursday to nearly 12 years in prison by a judge who called her a con artist.

April 10, 2014 | | State


Rangers clinch home ice

NEW YORK (AP) - Rick Nash scored the winning goal with 1:42 left, on New York's third shot of the third period, and the Rangers clinched home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs with a 2-1 victory over the NHL-worst Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night.

April 10, 2014 | | Pro Sports


Stephen Colbert to replace Letterman

NEW YORK (AP) - CBS moved swiftly Thursday to replace the retiring David Letterman with Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert, who will take over the "Late Show" next year and do battle with Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel for late-night television supremacy.

April 10, 2014 | | Nation


« First  « Prev  1292 1293 1294 1295 1296  Next »  Last »

Page 1294 of 3659

Articles By Author -


Durant leads US to second exhibition rout, 106-57 over China

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Just two games into the U.S. basketball team's pre-Olympic tour, coach Mike Krzyzewski already sees the start of something big.

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Cousins looks to make most of chance with US basketball team

LAS VEGAS (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins considers the thought, and one of the NBA's most recognizable scowls quickly turns into a bright smile.

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


USA wins UL International Crown

GURNEE, Ill. (AP) - Cristie Kerr brought the wine for the final team dinner of deep dish pizza. She sent text messages to her teammates to ...

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Vegas rallies to capture Canadian Open

OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) - Jhonattan Vegas birdied his way off Glen Abbey and waited to see if anyone could catch him. No one could.

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Mark Mulder successfully defends Tahoe Celebrity title

STATELINE, Nev. (AP) - Mark Mulder rallied Sunday at Edgewood Tahoe to successfully defend his title in the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament.

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


White Sox suspend top pitcher for 5 days

CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago White Sox were set to wear throwback uniforms. Chris Sale had other ideas.

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Ken Griffey Jr., Mike Piazza inducted into Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Two players who began their careers at opposite ends of the spectrum nearly three decades ago ended up in the same ...

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


IOC bows to Putin and Russian dopers

Once again, the people who run the Olympics just can't say no to Vladimir Putin.

July 24, 2016 | | Sports Columns


Wild turkeys along banks of Stanislaus

I took a walk in the woods along the Stanislaus River the other day and ran into a small flock of wild turkeys. I have ...

July 24, 2016 | Don MOYER | Sports Columns


Johanna Konta nets Bank of West title

STANFORD (AP) - As Johanna Konta pounded the ball from every spot on the court Sunday and rarely missed, there were moments Venus Williams could do ...

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Road skid: Giants lose to Yankees, finish 1-7 road trip

NEW YORK (AP) - The San Francisco Giants headed into the All-Star break a major league-best 57-33.

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Butler home run in 8th helps A’s beat Rays

OAKLAND (AP) - With a little more playing time these past few days, Athletics slugger Billy Butler is finally getting comfortable at the plate - even in ...

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


Busch earns historic sweep

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Kyle Busch heard all about the potential to pull off a historic sweep at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


IOC leaders stop short of complete ban on Russians

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) - Rejecting calls by anti-doping officials for a complete ban on Russia, Olympic leaders on Sunday gave individual sports federations the task of ...

July 24, 2016 | | Olympics


‘Vive la France’: Froome makes emotional Tour victory speech

PARIS (AP) - After the beer and champagne celebrations, Chris Froome delivered a sobering and emotional message from the Tour de France winner's podium on ...

July 24, 2016 | | Pro Sports


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 69


Please wait ...