Beijing selected to host 2022 Winter Olympics
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Beijing was selected Friday to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, becoming the first city awarded both the winter and summer games....
Questions remain after Boston's 2024 Olympics bid ends
BOSTON (AP) -- Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics flamed out in spectacular fashion this week, with local organizers and the U.S. Olympic Committee deciding to part ways after the mayor and Massachusetts' governor refused to be rushed into a decision putting taxpayers on the hook if the games went over budget....
Brady lawsuit transferred from Minnesota to New York court
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tom Brady's lawsuit against the NFL in which he wants his four-game suspension overturned will be heard in New York instead of Minnesota....
Astros, Blue Jays add pieces in trades to make playoff push
HOUSTON (AP) -- With mere hours until the trade deadline, the Houston Astros and Toronto Blue Jays have sent a clear message that they're going for it - making big moves to try and propel their teams into the playoffs for the first time in a long time....
Blue Jays land Price in Toronto's 2nd big trade of week
DETROIT (AP) -- Toronto acquired All-Star left-hander David Price from the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, the second major move in less than a week by the Blue Jays as they chase their first postseason appearance since 1993....
Dodgers bolster pitching in huge deal with Braves, Marlins
ATLANTA (AP) -- The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers bolstered their pitching staff on the eve of the trade deadline, completing a 13-player deal with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins that sent two starters and two relievers to the NL West leaders on Thursday....
Hamels' trade to Rangers being finalized, expected Friday
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Cole Hamels' locker was still intact in Philadelphia's clubhouse, as was Matt Harrison's in Texas' locker room....
LEADING OFF: Cueto set to make Royals' debut at Toronto
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Giants get RH Mike Leake from Reds for another playoff run
CINCINNATI (AP) -- After whiffing on Cole Hamels, the San Francisco Giants got starter Mike Leake from the Cincinnati Reds for a pair of prospects on Thursday night....
Column: Cancer turned out to be the biggest fight for Jacobs
His doctor first diagnosed it as a pinched nerve. Daniel Jacobs thought the pain running down his leg might be sciatica....
When President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans With Disabilities Act into law in 1990, he said many citizens with disabilities are unemployed even though they want to work and they can work. Now 25 years later, a little more than 17 percent of people with a disability are employed according to the latest government numbers.
Do you think granting Jonathan Pollard parole is an attempt to ease tensions between the U.S. and Israel following the nuclear deal with Iran?