FFA aware of security situation ahead of World Cup match

SYDNEY (AP) — Football Federation Australia said Saturday it is hopeful that Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against Tajikistan in the capital Dushanbe will go ahead despite unrest in the city over the past several...

Tom Brady posts statement on Facebook

Tom Brady posted a statement on Facebook on Friday night, a day after U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman vacated the New England quarterback's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" scandal.

Brady and...

Lawmakers back 'Yes means Yes' training for high schools

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Lawmakers on Friday sent Gov. Jerry Brown a "Yes means Yes" bill that backers said would make California the first to bring the sexual assault training to high schools.

SB695...

Rally held after Santa Clara County jail inmate's death

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — About 50 people marched Friday in protest at Santa Clara County Main Jail to demand inmates be protected from abuse after an inmate was beaten to death last week under the watch of three...

Josh Tomlin throws a four-hitter and Indians beat Tigers 8-1

DETROIT (AP) — Normally, Jerry Sands is just another light-hitting utilityman who spends a lot of time riding buses in Triple-A.

Something changes when he plays the Detroit Tigers, though.

Sands...

Pastor believes Tahoe church vandalism based on Satanism

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The minister of one of several churches hit by a string of vandalism on the north shore of Lake Tahoe says they appear to be satanic attacks by an individual who is "very angry with...

No. 4 Baylor plenty of offense in 56-21 opener at SMU

DALLAS (AP) — Seth Russell threw for 376 yards with three of his five touchdowns to Jay Lee, and the new starting quarterback also ran for a score as fourth-ranked Baylor finally got back on the field with 56-21...

Fordham knocks off another FBS team with 37-35 win over Army

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Chase Edmonds ran for 110 yards and three touchdowns, including a 10-yard rush to break a 29-29 tie with 12:04 left, and added 140 yards on six catches as Fordham stunned Army 37-35 in the...