Browns' Manziel says sore elbow improving, no surgery needed

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel says he's had to manage elbow soreness since his freshman year in college, and that he does not need surgery.

Manziel hasn't thrown a pass since Aug. 23,...

Pope adds Central Park to list of New York City stops

NEW YORK (AP) — Pope Francis will take a spin through Central Park while visiting New York City this month.

The city announced Tuesday that the pontiff will travel through part of the park Sept. 25 before...

From 'Everest' to Depp, highlights of the Venice Film fest

VENICE, Italy (AP) — It's a sure sign that summer's over and the awards season is around the corner - the feast of fall film festivals.

The 72nd Venice Film Festival opens Wednesday, followed later in...

Suspect in Texas officer's death had 2nd mental commitment

HOUSTON (AP) — The man accused of fatally shooting a suburban Houston officer was twice committed to mental health facilities in the last five years and his attorney said Tuesday the man will undergo a...

Favorable weather conditions help Washington firefighters

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Lower temperatures and higher humidity helped firefighters Tuesday as they tried to control giant wildfires burning in north-central Washington.

A wildfire north of Nespelem that burned...

Montee Ball fighting for roster spot with Broncos

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Montee Ball predicted in the spring that he'd unseat Pro Bowler C.J. Anderson as the Denver Broncos' starting running back.

Now, he's fighting just to make the roster.

Ball...

FIFA scandal becomes exhibit at Mob Museum in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Al Capone, with raised eyebrows, appeared to be taking a curious sideways glance at the two-minute video of soccer playing and talk about corruption and crooks.

The same Las Vegas museum that...

Court case against Titans' wide receiver continued 2 weeks

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter's trial in Virginia has been continued until Sept. 15.

Hunter is facing a misdemeanor charge of assault and battery in his hometown of...