TORONTO (AP) - Kobe Bryant said his NBA All-Star Game goodbye and the next generation of the West's best sent him off a winner, rolling to a record-setting 196-173 victory over the East on Sunday night.
LODI (AP) - Authorities say a skydiver has died after crashing against a wall next a road near the Lodi Airport.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Nuns who faced possible eviction from San Francisco's gritty Tenderloin district because of a rent increase have won a reprieve.
TORONTO (AP) - When the Toronto Raptors signed Dell Curry in 1999 to provide some shooting on the perimeter, they also acquired two young children in the deal that would dart around the back hallways of the Air Canada Center dribbling basketballs and bouncing off the walls.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Milwaukee Brewers have traded power-hitting outfielder Khris Davis to the Oakland Athletics for a pair of prospects.
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Sung Kang didn't know anything about his amateur partner until he went on the Internet and looked up actor Ray Romano. He didn't realize the par at Monterey Peninsula was 71 until he scrambled for par on his final hole and realized while signing his card Friday that he set the course record with a career-low 60.
TORONTO (AP) - Kobe Bryant answered questions in Spanish and Italian, raved about Canadian hospitality, showed off knowledge of both Greek basketball and English soccer. He announced plans to go to the Philippines and Taiwan, thanked fans from Japan and even asked a reporter how to say a phrase in Mandarin.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - After four years of measuring every workout, every race with stopwatches, the elite runners competing Saturday in the U.S. Olympic Team Marathon Trials might find their fate determined by the thermometer.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Injured NASCAR star Tony Stewart is out of bed and walking again, entertaining fans while live-streaming from a treadmill Friday.
GENEVA (AP) - Jerome Valcke, Sepp Blatter's long-time right-hand man, was banned from all soccer-related activity for 12 years Friday for misconduct during his term as FIFA secretary general.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - If the San Francisco Giants had any lingering concerns about Matt Cain's health, the veteran pitcher helped ease their minds with one impressive swing - on the golf course.
NEW YORK (AP) - Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia became the first player to receive a lifetime ban under Major League Baseball's drug agreement after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance for the third time.
SAN JOSE (AP) - Juri Hudler scored the winning goal in the shootout, leading the Calgary Flames past the San Jose Sharks 6-5 on Thursday night.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Jeff Gordon will be in the booth and Tony Stewart in a bed when the NASCAR season begins.
TORONTO (AP) - Of all the goodies Kobe Bryant collects in his farewell season, one this weekend might be particularly useful.
ATLANTA (AP) - Video gamers now have a chance to compete for an NBA title, in an actual NBA arena and get paid by the some ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Mike Tirico is taking over from Bob Costas as the prime-time host of NBC's Olympics coverage starting next winter in South ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Charles Oakley maintains he did nothing wrong before he was surrounded by Madison Square Garden security officials.
BOSTON (AP) - David Pastrnak made sure Bruce Cassidy's Boston coaching career got off to a winning start.
PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - Jordan Spieth could barely stand up and worried his hat would fly off in the middle of his swing.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - For the third straight offseason, San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York hired a new head coach and introduced him with a news ...
OAKLAND (AP) - The Golden State Warriors got their pass-happy, 3-point swishing groove back.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - For one night, the Sacramento Kings showed they could beat a good team without their All-Star center.
PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - Jordan Spieth, still only 23, was amazed that this is the fifth time he has played the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.
NEW YORK (AP) - Anderson Silva strode onto the stage toward his opponent, extended his hand and went for the hearty shake. He flashed a wide ...
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - NASCAR will not permit damaged race cars to return to the track this season unless the repairs can be made on ...
PEBBLE BEACH (AP) - Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk is tweaking the U.S. points system to put more value on winning PGA Tour events than ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Sergio Romo is close to finalizing a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers to become their setup man.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Infielder Gordon Beckham agreed to a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants and will attend big league spring training.
OAKLAND (AP) - Athletics right-hander Daniel Mengden had right foot surgery Wednesday in Houston after breaking a bone during a bullpen session at home Jan. 31.