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Badgers rally, top Georgetown 68-65 in Bahamas

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) -- Duje Dukan thought he had created a turnover with a held ball. The referees said he was guilty of a foul instead....

Against odds, Chicago school aims for championship

CHICAGO (AP) -- Unlike some resource-rich powerhouses that typically vie for Illinois' high school football championships, the Phillips Academy Wildcats must lug their helmets and pads nearly a mile to a South Side Chicago city park to practice. They have no field of their own....

No. 9 UCLA must overcome Stanford for Pac-12 title

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) -- Just one hurdle remains between No. 9 UCLA and the Pac-12 South title....

5 investigated in FIFA WCup bid corruption probe

GENEVA (AP) -- Five officials, including three long-serving FIFA executive committee members, are being investigated in the corruption probe into the bidding contests for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups....

Pele says 'nothing serious' with him

SAO PAULO (AP) -- Brazilian great Pele said Thursday he is not seriously ill, easing fears that his health deteriorated while being treated for a urinary tract infection....

DC Olympic bid touts 'unity' over dysfunction

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Place your hands together in just the right way, with thumbs overlapping and the other fingers pointing to the sky, and you've created the symbol for 2024 Olympics in the nation's capital....

Watch No. 12: Tom Brady vs Aaron Rodgers

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers really do have a lot in common....

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Ex-studio boss who oversaw major '70s films dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Frank Yablans, a former president of Paramount Pictures in the 1970s who oversaw the release of several groundbreaking pictures, has died....

Creed frontman Scott Stapp says he's broke

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Creed frontman Scott Stapp says he's broke....

National Toy Hall of Fame inductees over the years

The inductees into the National Toy Hall of Fame:...

Original Alice manuscript to travel to US museums

LONDON (AP) -- Lewis Carroll's original handwritten, illustrated manuscript for "Alice in Wonderland" will travel to the U.S. to mark its 150th anniversary....

Frida Kahlo's garden to be reimagined in New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's native garden and studio will be reimagined at the New York Botanical Garden in the spring....

Queen of crime writing PD James dies aged 94

LONDON (AP) -- P.D. James took the classic British detective story into tough modern terrain, complete with troubled relationships and brutal violence, and never accepted that crime writing was second-class literature....

Cosby testimony describes accuser's spiked story

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Bill Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave the National Enquirer an exclusive interview about looming sexual-assault accusations by a Canadian woman against him in exchange for the tabloid spiking a second accuser's story....

Nielsen: Plenty of holiday programming last year

NEW YORK (AP) -- If it's anything like last year, television viewers won't have to look very hard for holiday-themed programming this season....

Singer John Mayer among 'Late Late Show' subs

NEW YORK (AP) -- Singer John Mayer, filmmaker Judd Apatow and comic Drew Carey will be among the guest hosts that will fill in on CBS's "The Late Late Show" before new host James Corden takes over in March....

Missing model-restaurateur B. Smith found in NYC

SAG HARBOR, N.Y. (AP) -- Police on New York's Long Island say former model and restaurateur B. Smith has been has been found safe, nearly 14 hours after she was reported missing....

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