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NFL seeks right answer for marijuana use

NFL seeks right answer for marijuana use

Marijuana is casting an ever-thickening haze across NFL locker rooms, and it's not simply because more players are using it.

August 14, 2014 1:45 pm
Soccer gets boost in U.S. from young, informed fans

Soccer gets boost in U.S. from young, informed fans

DENVER | Never mind that there were dozens of TV sets at the bar, many turned to pro wrestling, poker and bowling to provide background noise early one weekend morning. Jon Forget walked in, asked the bartender to change one set to soccer and got laughed out of the joint.

June 28, 2014 3:22 pm
Uconn gets what it wants

Uconn gets what it wants

ARLINGTON, Texas | No conference wanted them. Several teammates and their coach left them. The NCAA wouldn't have them.

April 07, 2014 9:14 pm Photos

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Kentucky wins in final seconds

Kentucky wins in final seconds

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — No, this was not an instant replay, though it certainly is turning into a highlight reel Kentucky and Aaron Harrison could get used to watching over and over again.

April 05, 2014 10:40 pm
Fun tournament, cloudy future for NCAA

Fun tournament, cloudy future for NCAA

ARLINGTON, Texas | The tournament that began with the lure of a billion-dollar bracket will end at a billion-dollar stadium outside of Dallas.

April 03, 2014 4:38 pm
Harrison lifts Wildcats to 75-72 win over Michigan

Harrison lifts Wildcats to 75-72 win over Michigan

INDIANAPOLIS | The shot came from NBA range, and if things play out as expected, Aaron Harrison and a lot of those Kentucky kids will be playing in that league soon enough.

March 30, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Kentucky took the hard way to verge of Final Four

Kentucky took the hard way to verge of Final Four

INDIANAPOLIS | If the crew of growing-on-the-job freshmen at Kentucky find themselves in Dallas next week, nobody can tell them they didn't take the toughest path possible.

March 29, 2014 3:58 pm Photos

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Spartans ready for life as a favorite

Spartans ready for life as a favorite

SPOKANE, Wash. | Scouring through the game film, the roster and the tea leaves in search of any advantage his team might have over Michigan State, Monte Ross finally found it.

March 19, 2014 5:45 pm
Cavs join Gators, 'Cats, Shockers as No. 1 seeds

Cavs join Gators, 'Cats, Shockers as No. 1 seeds

The surprises start right at the top of the NCAA tournament bracket: Virginia is a No. 1 seed.

March 16, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Wise wins on halfpipe for another American gold

Wise wins on halfpipe for another American gold

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia | David Wise considers himself a dad and husband first, a freestyle skier second.

February 18, 2014 6:15 pm Related
Hoosier caps US slopestyle medal sweep

Hoosier caps US slopestyle medal sweep

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia | A newly minted American medalist was sharing his thoughts — something about making history — when a certain song ringing out from fans in the stands stopped him midstream.

February 13, 2014 5:34 pm
Shaun White fourth in halfpipe

Shaun White fourth in halfpipe

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia | Shaun White lost to a kid they call the "I-Pod," and now, he may never hear the end of it.

February 11, 2014 7:12 pm Photos

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Anderson completes US Olympic sweep in slopestyle

Anderson completes US Olympic sweep in slopestyle

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia | There was a lot of ugliness out on that supersized Olympic slopestyle course Sunday — crashes, splashes, face plants, even a cracked helmet.

February 09, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Kotsenburg uses a new trick to take 1st gold

Kotsenburg uses a new trick to take 1st gold

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia | Sage Kotsenburg loves snowboarding for all its unexpected surprises.

February 08, 2014 6:05 pm Related
A freestyle skier's road to Sochi began in Indiana

A freestyle skier's road to Sochi began in Indiana

ASPEN, Colo. | Nick Goepper's road to the Olympics really began on the doorsteps of rural Indiana, where he rang doorbells, handed out flyers to share his dream and offered to do odd jobs for neighbors for a buck or two.

January 23, 2014 6:00 pm
Manning to Super Bowl, Broncos beat Pats 26-16

Manning to Super Bowl, Broncos beat Pats 26-16

DENVER | Peyton Manning had an answer for everyone. What's new?

January 19, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Asked about Irsay comments, Manning passes

Asked about Irsay comments, Manning passes

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. | Thanks to the musings of his former owner, Peyton Manning's return to Indianapolis this week has turned into something less than the warm-and-fuzzy homecoming it could have been.

October 16, 2013 5:53 pm
Djokovic, Murray set up 1 vs. 2 Wimbledon final

Djokovic, Murray set up 1 vs. 2 Wimbledon final

LONDON | Novak Djokovic might win Wimbledon this year. Juan Martin del Potro will not.

July 05, 2013 5:15 pm
Murray rallies to make Wimbledon semifinal

Murray rallies to make Wimbledon semifinal

LONDON | Andy Murray had all of Britain on edge for five sets.

July 03, 2013 2:59 pm
Federer begins quest for 8th Wimbledon title

Federer begins quest for 8th Wimbledon title

LONDON | As he has six previous times, Roger Federer will open Wimbledon today as the defending champion, stepping onto Centre Court for the first match of what he hopes will be another two-week stay at the All England Club.

June 23, 2013 9:00 pm
Coaches weigh in on attacking the Syracuse zone

Coaches weigh in on attacking the Syracuse zone

ATLANTA | Some get paid millions to try and solve the riddle facing the Michigan coaching staff at the Final Four this weekend.

April 04, 2013 5:35 pm

Manning still a master of study, preparation

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. | The play was called "62 Meyer," one of the staples of the Tennessee passing game back in the mid-1990s.

January 05, 2013 4:00 pm
Peyton Manning gives Broncos the kick they've needed

Peyton Manning gives Broncos the kick they've needed

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. | Here's one that won't come as a surprise: Peyton Manning writes down his New Year's resolutions on index cards.

January 02, 2013 8:15 pm
Hamilton says Armstrong book provides relief

Hamilton says Armstrong book provides relief

NEW YORK | At first, Tyler Hamilton was impressed with the power Lance Armstrong wielded in cycling circles, his ability to call the head of the international cycling federation at any time — and call him by his first name.

September 05, 2012 10:00 pm

Venus Williams back and feeling better at US Open

NEW YORK | The illness did not creep up on Venus Williams all of a sudden. As far back as 2007, she remembers being overcome by fatigue and wondering what the heck was going on.

August 25, 2012 10:00 pm
Federer, Murray could have rematch in U.S. Open semis

Federer, Murray could have rematch in U.S. Open semis

NEW YORK | Though no player would admit to looking so far ahead, Novak Djokovic may have been the biggest winner when the U.S. Open bracket was set Thursday.

August 23, 2012 3:13 pm
Felix takes Olympic gold in 200

Felix takes Olympic gold in 200

LONDON | No more heartbreak for Allyson Felix. No more silver, either.

August 08, 2012 5:52 pm
Second chance pays off for Makhloufi in 1,500

Second chance pays off for Makhloufi in 1,500

LONDON | First they told him to leave. Then they invited him back. Next they'll give him the gold.

August 07, 2012 6:13 pm
American Jenn Suhr wins pole vault gold

American Jenn Suhr wins pole vault gold

LONDON | Jenn Suhr walked with a purpose over to the stands to see her husband, who gingerly wrapped an American flag around her shoulders while she sobbed into his chest.

August 06, 2012 5:15 pm
Westwood leads Masters after first round

Westwood leads Masters after first round

AUGUSTA, Ga. | Lee Westwood has a first-round lead at a major for the first time in his career.

April 05, 2012 6:35 pm
Kansas edges Ohio State to make the finals

Kansas edges Ohio State to make the finals

NEW ORLEANS | The tightrope walk rocks on for the Jayhawks.

March 31, 2012 10:30 pm Photos

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Top talent defines this year's Final Four

Top talent defines this year's Final Four

Lurking in virtually every corner of the Superdome this weekend will be lottery picks, some other NBA first rounders and assorted AP All-Americans.

March 26, 2012 10:00 pm
IU returns to NCAA tournament after 4-year drought

IU returns to NCAA tournament after 4-year drought

This time around, the drama began before the brackets even came out.

March 11, 2012 7:45 pm
Boeheim still a coach for US Olympic team

Boeheim still a coach for US Olympic team

Syracuse University men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim was greeted by another loud ovation Friday night before his fourth-ranked Orange met No. 10 Florida with former star Carmelo Anthony in a front-row seat.

December 02, 2011 6:35 pm
AP sources: NFL, union to meet HGH test experts

AP sources: NFL, union to meet HGH test experts

Negotiators for the NFL and the players union will meet with anti-doping experts next week as they try to reach an agreement on HGH testing before the start of the season, people familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.

August 19, 2011 10:00 pm
UConn holds on for one-point win over Kentucky

UConn holds on for one-point win over Kentucky

HOUSTON | When it's win or go home, nobody's better than Kemba and the kids.

April 02, 2011 10:00 pm
These days for Packers GM, it's 'Congrats, Ted'

These days for Packers GM, it's 'Congrats, Ted'

IRVING, Texas | The website devoted to Ted Thompson's ouster from Green Bay doesn't get many hits anymore. Not too much going on there these days, except for this message: "I'm not afraid to admit it. I was wrong. Congrats Ted."

February 03, 2011 7:45 pm
Cam Do! Auburn wins BCS title over Oregon

Cam Do! Auburn wins BCS title over Oregon

GLENDALE, Ariz. | Wes Byrum kicked a 19-yard field goal as time expired and No. 1 Auburn beat No. 2 Oregon 22-19 to win the BCS national championship Monday night.

January 11, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Bowl-bound schools shell out millions on football

Bowl-bound schools shell out millions on football

The numbers grow every year: 35 bowl games, 70 teams — the morphing of what was once a New Year's Day tradition into one that kicks off in mid-December and finishes closer to Martin Luther King Day than Jan. 1.

December 31, 2010 10:00 pm
Venus wins but never finds comfort at US Open

Venus wins but never finds comfort at US Open

NEW YORK | Venus Williams struggled with her serve. She kept tugging at her dress. Every bit as big a nuisance was her opponent, Shahar Peer.

September 06, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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Flawless Franchitti gets a break to win Indy

Flawless Franchitti gets a break to win Indy

INDIANAPOLIS | Dario Franchitti drove 199 nearly flawless laps, then survived the last one with a huge break from a spectacular crash to climb back on top of the open-wheel world Sunday with his second win at the Indianapolis 500.

May 30, 2010 5:00 pm Related

Long climb over, Castroneves enjoys the spoils at Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS | Last year, Helio Castroneves wasn't sure if he'd be at the Brickyard or headed for a jail cell come the final Sunday in May. This year, the buildup to the Indianapolis 500 has come with less baggage for IndyCar's most successful driver.

May 29, 2010 12:00 am

Long climb over, Castroneves enjoys the spoils at Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS | Last year, Helio Castroneves wasn't sure if he'd be at the Brickyard or headed for a jail cell come the final Sunday in May. This year, the buildup to the Indianapolis 500 has come with less baggage for IndyCar's most successful driver.

May 29, 2010 12:00 am

Butler continues magic ride, reaching Final Four

SALT LAKE CITY | Every day they walk into practice, they also walk onto a movie set -- the one where they filmed the story about the little team that gets its big chance and lives out the unthinkable dream.

March 28, 2010 12:00 am
Butler did it, beats KSU 63-56 to make Final Four

Butler did it, beats KSU 63-56 to make Final Four

SALT LAKE CITY | It's an easy five-mile drive from the Butler campus to the site of its next game, in downtown Indianapolis. Still, it's hard to think of many programs that have taken a longer, more unlikely road to the Final Four.

March 27, 2010 5:50 pm

Butler one win from heading home for Final Four

SALT LAKE CITY | Everybody gets it. It's no longer fair or accurate to pat Butler on the head and portray the Bulldogs as that scrappy, plucky, mid-major underdog with more heart than hops and a dream that won't die.

March 27, 2010 12:00 am

Kansas earns overall top seed in NCAA tournament; Butler to face UTEP in opening round

Kansas, Kentucky, Duke and Syracuse earned top billing and the No. 1 seeds for the NCAA tournament Sunday, with the Jayhawks named the top seed overall for the 2010 version of March Madness.

March 15, 2010 12:00 am

Kansas earns overall top seed in NCAA tournament

Kansas, Kentucky, Duke and Syracuse earned top billing and the No. 1 seeds for the NCAA tournament Sunday, with the Jayhawks named the top seed overall for the 2010 version of March Madness.

March 14, 2010 6:30 pm
Alabama outlasts Texas to win national championship

Alabama outlasts Texas to win national championship

PASADENA, Calif. | The sure thing was looking shaky for Alabama.

January 08, 2010 12:05 am

BCS championship: Roll Tide vs. Hook 'em Horns

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. | Nick Saban gave Mack Brown a cooler full of Alabama's favorite, Dreamland Bar-B-Que. Brown presented Saban with a pair of genuine Texas spurs.

January 07, 2010 12:00 am
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