Opinion

Reinstatement of Tom Brady's four-game "Deflategate" suspension affirmed NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's power — a major point of contention for the NFL players' union. The league and the NFLPA have disagreed for years over Goodell's authority to punish players who violate the...
Whether in St. Louis or now back in Los Angeles, the Rams are all about big trades. They made a huge splash in their deal Thursday with the Tennessee Titans, one of the biggest draft-choice transactions in NFL history. Just like the one they pulled off four years ago with the...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Park Geun-hye has long been known as the "Queen of Elections" for a decades-long track record of steering her party to sometimes unlikely victories. Now, a crushing, shocking defeat in parliamentary elections sets up the fight of...
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Swept into office by the mass protests that deposed the Russia-friendly president two years ago, Ukraine's new leaders promised that the country would soon be welcomed into Europe as a thriving new democracy. Instead, Ukraine lost the Crimean Peninsula to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is in a bind. Between Iran and a hard place. As it seeks to implement, preserve and strengthen the landmark nuclear deal it negotiated with Iran, the administration is being buffeted by criticism from all sides: Iran, Europe, Asia, the...
After an unimpressive showing in spring training games, it wasn't clear whether CC Sabathia was really worthy of a spot in the starting rotation for the Yankees. His first outing gave New York reason to feel encouraged. Sabathia made it to the seventh inning Saturday in an 8-4...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is in a bind. Between Iran and a hard place. As it seeks to implement, preserve and strengthen the landmark nuclear deal it negotiated with Iran, the administration is being buffeted by criticism from all sides: Iran, Europe, Asia, the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is in a bind. Between Iran and a hard place. As it seeks to implement, preserve and strengthen the landmark nuclear deal it negotiated with Iran, the administration is being buffeted by criticism from all sides: Iran, Europe, Asia, the...
CAIRO (AP) — A new-old idea is rattling around the Middle East five years after the Arab Spring stirred democratic ambition: that restoring stability, especially if accompanied by some economic and political improvements, should be reform enough for the moment. This discourse...