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EULESS, Texas (AP) — A 17-year-old transgender wrestler who qualified for the girls state tournament while transitioning from female to male has become a high-profile test of a year-old Texas policy now being criticized by the attorney who tried to keep the athlete from...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi has self-imposed a one-year postseason football ban for the 2017 season after officials say the school received an amended Notice of Allegations from the NCAA that alleges more rules violations by the program. The school did not release the NOA...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan sports doctor who treated elite female U.S. gymnasts was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting nine girls, including some too reluctant to speak up about the alleged abuse years ago because he was considered a "god." Roughly two dozen...
NEW YORK (AP) — Meryl Davis and Charlie White won't be defending their Olympic ice dance gold medal in South Korea. They're confident they are leaving U.S. chances in good hands. The Sochi champions haven't competed for three seasons, so their announcement Wednesday hardly was a...
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Budapest will withdraw its bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, leaving only Los Angeles and Paris in the race. Hungarian government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs confirmed the withdrawal to The Associated Press on Wednesday. The joint decision by Prime...
NEW YORK (AP) — There won't be any wild pitches on intentional walks this season. The players' association has agreed to Major League Baseball's proposal to have intentional walks without pitches this year. "It doesn't seem like that big of a deal. I know they're trying to cut...
NEW YORK (AP) — There won't be any wild pitches on intentional walks this season. The players' association has agreed to Major League Baseball's proposal to have intentional walks without pitches this year. While the union has resisted many of MLB's proposed innovations, such as...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Daytona 500 media day (all times local): ___ 2:30 p.m. Monster Energy tried to poke fun at its NASCAR debut by having its sponsorship girls read a series of mean tweets. The tweets weren't all that mean. But the energy drink company is...
METAIRIE, La. (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins says his prayers have been answered — just not quite they he expected. The New Orleans Pelicans' newest All-Star maintained on Wednesday that he liked Sacramento and initially wasn't happy about being traded Sunday night, but added he'd...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Wednesday ended federal protections for transgender students that...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California law that restricts a popular Hollywood website from posting actors' ages raises...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina lawmakers filed a bipartisan bill Wednesday aimed at breaking an impasse over...
TOKYO (AP) — Carlos Ghosn, who leads Nissan and Renault, has tapped Hiroto Saikawa, a veteran Japanese executive...
DALLAS (AP) — The CEO of discount carrier Spirit Airlines says he isn't worried about competing against new,...
CHICAGO (AP) — A sexual abuse victim of former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert is making another argument for...