KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Johnny Cueto smothered the New York Mets with another big October outing. And the pesky Kansas City Royals kept fouling off Jacob deGrom's best pitches, wearing him down with persistence and prowess.
REDWOOD SHORES (AP) - Oracle founder Larry Ellison already owns an island in Hawaii. Now, his company is building a high school next to its Silicon Valley headquarters to help fulfill Ellison's desire to teach students more about technology and problem-solving.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Sgt. Casey Day was skeptical. The chief of his rural Northern California police department wanted him to find out if an ancient martial arts weapon made famous in 1970s Bruce Lee movies could be used to subdue unruly suspects.
BERKELEY (AP) - The Navy has determined a military jet pilot who zoomed close over Berkeley in January, alarming many residents, broke no federal rules.
OAKLAND (AP) - NBA MVP Stephen Curry showed in a hurry he hasn't lost a step or his swagger, scoring 40 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 111-95 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday night to open their title defense.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A loud and often rowdy crowd greeted NFL executives Tuesday as St. Louis Rams fans at a public hearing made their case for keeping the team in Missouri amid talk of a relocation.
HOUSTON (AP) - Ryan Mallett finally ran out of chances in Houston and was released by the Texans on Tuesday.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Alcides Escobar's drive leading off the game hit off center fielder Yoenis Cespedes' leg and kept rolling and rolling and rolling. And Escobar kept going and going and going.
ALAMEDA (AP) - After enduring three years of losing as he tore down and then tried to build back up the Oakland Raiders, general manager Reggie McKenzie is finally seeing the payoff of his work in year four.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Floyd Mayweather Jr. isn't one to rest in retirement, not when there are $3.5 million sports cars to buy.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The father of Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez died Tuesday in the Dominican Republic, shortly before his son took the mound to start Game 1 of the World Series against the New York Mets.
SANTA CLARA (AP) - San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Tomsula likened a recent team meeting to an "Italian dining room table."
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) - The gap is becoming a canyon. No matter the stakes, the year or the young women with the USA patch on their shimmering leotards, there is the gymnastics' powerhouse constructed and relentlessly maintained by national team coordinator Martha Karolyi and there is everybody else.
OAKLAND (AP) - Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr is still experiencing symptoms caused by complications following back surgery this summer and isn't sure when he will resume his duties on the bench.
NEW YORK (AP) - NFL lawyers told a federal appeals court in Manhattan on Monday that it was "unfathomable" that a judge could decide to lift New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" controversy.
OAKLAND (AP) - For five months, Draymond Green has worked to block out the unrelenting criticism that his Game 5 suspension in the NBA Finals cost ...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Rookies Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott keep winning for the Dallas Cowboys, even with Kirk Cousins setting records for the Washington Redskins.
DETROIT (AP) - Darius Slay dropped into coverage as if he was going to cover a deep route and pounced on an opportunity to help the ...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown hooked up for three touchdowns, and the Pittsburgh Steelers' defense shut down the depleted Indianapolis Colts in a ...
CANCUN, Mexico (AP) - Erica McCall tied a career high with 27 points on Thursday and No. 11 Stanford beat Northeastern 74-45 in the first day ...
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CLEVELAND (AP) - Kevin Love scored an NBA-record 34 points in the first quarter, LeBron James had his 44th triple-double, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the ...
Ralph Branca's career was defined by that one high-and-inside fastball.
ROISSY, France (AP) - After campaigning for a 40-team World Cup, FIFA President Gianni Infantino is now leaning toward an even bigger expansion to 48.
NEW YORK (AP) - Bruce Arena the sequel faces a more skeptical audience than the original.
SAN JOSE (AP) - Joe Pavelski figured if the extra goal wasn't going to come, then the Sharks needed extra defense. Martin Jones happily obliged.
OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry had 31 points with seven 3-pointers and nine assists, Kevin Durant scored 28 and the Golden State Warriors found an astonishing ...
SACRAMENTO (AP) - While the Sacramento Kings enjoy a modest two-game winning streak, the Oklahoma City Thunder are wondering what happened the past two weeks.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Jamize Olawale earned his way onto an NFL roster as an undrafted free agent as a bruising lead blocker whose unheralded work helps ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - The 49ers will be without safety Eric Reid for the remainder of the season after having surgery to repair a biceps injury ...