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MONACO (AP) — The world's fastest man is slowing down. Usain Bolt again said he doesn't plan to run the 200 meters in his final season, realizing that his world record of 19.19 seconds is now likely beyond him. Speaking Friday in Monaco before the IAAF athlete of the year awards...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tony Stewart sat in a casino ballroom wearing a coat and tie he no doubt wanted to rip off and brushed off a question about whether he was happy his NASCAR career was over. "It's not over yet," Stewart said. "Still got a banquet." And Stewart wanted no part of...
The man who shot former NFL player Joe McKnight was released from custody overnight, authorities said Friday, saying they'll be meeting with the district attorney's office to discuss the case. Col. John Fortunato, a spokesman for the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, said...
The Los Angeles bid committee for the 2024 Olympics is projecting a $5.3 billion budget, less than half the cost of the recently completed Rio Games. The LA bid committee released the budget on Friday. The bid is about a quarter of Tokyo's current ballooning budget for the 2020...
DALLAS (AP) — Prosecutors say they have an agreement with Johnny Manziel to dismiss a domestic violence charge against the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback. The Dallas County District Attorney's Office said Friday that Manziel will have to meet certain conditions for a year...
The College Football Playoff is the only thing that really matters this weekend. Championship weekend is all about putting the playoff puzzle together. What if this team loses? What if this team wins? Two Big Ten teams? Three? Who is in? The selection committee makes its big...
The Latest on the fatal shooting of former NFL player Joe McKnight (all times local): 9:45 a.m. Authorities say the man who shot former NFL player Joe McKnight was released from custody overnight. Col. John Fortunato is a spokesman for the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office. He...
Formula One champion Nico Rosberg stunningly retired from racing on Friday, five days after earning his first world championship. "I have decided to end my Formula One career. I had a very, very clear dream, that was to become Formula One world champion. I have achieved this...
VAL D'ISERE, France (AP) — It was another great day for Norway in the first men's speed race of the season with Kjetil Jansrud and Aksel Lund Svindal finishing 1-2 in a World Cup super-G on Friday. Svindal, back racing 10 months after sustaining a serious knee injury, was 0.17...