IOC seeks explanation of Russian member's comments

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- The International Olympic Committee is asking Russian member Shamil Tarpischev for a "full explanation" of his comments about Venus and Serena Williams that led to him being fined and suspended by the women's tennis tour....

IOC seeks explanation of Russian member's comments

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- The International Olympic Committee is asking Russian member Shamil Tarpischev for a "full explanation" of his comments about Venus and Serena Williams that led to him being fined and suspended by the women's tennis tour....

Giants rely on core of 4 relievers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The San Francisco Giants have their own version of the Core Four that has fueled their recent October dominance....

Royals, fans bond over improbable postseason run

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The game had been over for hours. Kauffman Stadium had gone dark. The roars of a sold-out crowd, which had rooted the Kansas City Royals to a sweep of the mighty Los Angeles Angels, had drifted away into the cool night air....

Manning breaks Favre's mark with 509th TD pass

DENVER (AP) -- Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's NFL record for touchdown passes with his 509th....

Palmer leads Cardinals past Raiders 24-13

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Carson Palmer was happy to get a chance to come back to the Oakland Coliseum after enjoying his brief stint here with the Raiders....

Notre Dame's Kelly regrets not putting champs away

The next day, Brian Kelly's biggest regret was Notre Dame let a game with Florida State come down to a point where a penalty he still insisted should not have been called could have so much to do with the outcome....

Notre Dame's Kelly regrets not putting champs away

The next day, Brian Kelly's biggest regret was Notre Dame let a game with Florida State come down to a point where a penalty he still insisted should not have been called could have so much to do with the outcome....

Pick play calls tough to call for officials

The pick play is one of most effective and difficult-to-defend in football, often freeing up receivers for big gains or creating an extra bit of space in the crowded red zone....

Pick play calls tough to call for officials

The pick play is one of most effective and difficult-to-defend in football, often freeing up receivers for big gains or creating an extra bit of space in the crowded red zone....