Dale Earnhardt Jr. says his family is "truly blessed" that nobody was seriously injured when his plane crash-landed last week in Tennessee.
NEW YORK (AP) — Kristie Ahn began the final preparation for her return to the U.S. Open with a first-round victory Tuesday at the Bronx Open, where fellow American CoCo Vandeweghe and seeded players Zhang Shuai and Yulia Putintseva were upset.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Twins slugger Nelson Cruz was reinstated from the injured list on Monday after the minimum 10-day stay and will play through a ruptured tendon in his left wrist.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Former Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus was cleared Monday to return to school after a jury acquitted him of sexual assault charges, though it was unclear when he will be eligible to play in a game.
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale is receiving treatment for inflammation in his elbow that will shut him down for the rest of the regular season.
WASHINGTON (AP) — What started as an innocuous conversation during a public event has evolved into a golf partnership between NBA star Stephen Curry and Howard University.
DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee is taking steps designed to help athletes in the wake of Olympic sex-abuse scandals, proposing an increase in their numbers on its board and a recasting of its mission statement to include the job of promoting their well-being.
U.S. captain Tiger Woods wants the eight players who qualified for the Presidents Cup team and those auditioning for a captain's pick to play tournaments over the next three months ahead of the mid-December matches in Australia.
WOLVERHAMPTON, England (AP) — Paul Pogba pulled his jersey over his face when the final whistle sounded, his latest spot-kick failure costing Manchester United two points and casting doubt over the wisdom of the team rotating its penalty-takers.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on Wisconsin reinstating receiver Quintez Cephus following his acquittal on sexual assault charges (all times local):
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Oft-suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon returned to the New England Patriots' practice field on Monday without pads and without saying when he might be able to play again.
, (AP) -- Jeicor Cristian scored on an error in the ninth inning, leading the DSL Indians/Brewers to a 9-7 win over the DSL Dodgers Shoemaker in the first game of a doubleheader on Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Al Jackson, a tough left-hander who provided a rare glint of hope in the early days of the woebegone New York Mets, has died at 83.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Middle Tennessee forward DeAndre Dishman will miss the 2019-20 season after tearing ligaments in his left knee during the Blue Raiders' exhibition tour of Costa Rica last week.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers is participating in practice and is expected to play in the Packers' third preseason game against the Oakland Raiders in Canada.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Titans running back Derrick Henry is back at practice for the first time since hurting his left calf on the opening day of Tennessee's training camp.
CHICAGO (AP) — The United States' home game against Cuba in the first CONCACAF Nations League will be played at Audi Field in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 11.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Ray Amato takes in the scene from the very top of Lamade Stadium as the signature chant of the New Jersey Little League team echoes through the stands: "Let's go Troopers! Let's go Troopers!"
NORTH PORT, Fla. (AP) -- Harris Yett hit an RBI double in the top of the eighth inning to lead the GCL Orioles to a 1-0 win over the GCL Braves in the first game of a doubleheader on Monday.
WACO, Texas (AP) — A Texas restaurant called George’s that features a mural honoring famous men with the same name has been changed to avoid a trademark dispute.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have put second-year receiver Daurice Fountain and running back D'Onta Foreman on injured reserve and waived veteran safety Derrick Kindred.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Albert Suarez tripled and singled, and Jeisson Cabrera allowed just two hits over 5 2/3 innings as the AZL Dodgers Mota topped the AZL Dodgers Lasorda 4-0 on Monday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Ryan Day on Monday made official what most people figured was a foregone conclusion: Georgia transfer Justin Fields will be the starting quarterback when the No. 5 Buckeyes open the season Aug. 31 against Florida Atlantic.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami quarterback Jarren Williams got the word that he was going to be the starting quarterback for the Hurricanes, and his first thought wasn't about celebrating.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are getting kicker Ryan Succop and tight end Jonnu Smith back on the field and off the physically unable to perform list after each passed physicals.
, (AP) -- Edison Ovalles hit an RBI single in the top of the 10th inning to help lead the DSL Reds to an 8-5 win over the DSL Padres on Monday.
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Choosing the Miami Dolphins' quarterback has become a close call, mostly because both candidates have been only so-so, and coach Brian Flores isn't ready to announce his decision.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Raimfer Salinas hit a run-scoring single in the fifth inning, leading the GCL Yankees West to a 10-1 win over the GCL Phillies East on Monday. With the victory, the GCL Yankees West snapped a five-game losing streak.
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) -- Juan Carlos Smith homered and singled, scoring a pair of runs while also driving home a couple as the GCL Phillies West topped the GCL Tigers East 5-3 on Monday. The loss snapped a five-game winning streak for the GCL Tigers East.
, (AP) -- Junior Gonzalez scored the winning run on an error with two outs in the ninth inning, as the DSL Mariners beat the DSL Giants 3-2 on Monday.
The same message is repeated at least once a year — after a frightening crash, an injury, the death of a driver — that racing at high speed anywhere is inherently dangerous.
, (AP) -- Nelson Roberto scored on an error in the ninth inning to help the DSL Twins secure a 5-2 victory over the DSL Phillies Red on Monday.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police said Monday they are still investigating the weekend motorcycle crash that killed former Texas Longhorns running back and NFL player Cedric Benson and a woman passenger.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Star receiver Antonio Brown returned to training camp with the Oakland Raiders on Monday, a day after being given an ultimatum by general manager Mike Mayock to be "all in or all out."
, (AP) -- Angel Geraldo hit a walk-off single with two outs in the ninth inning, as the DSL Nationals defeated the DSL Cardinals Blue 4-3 on Monday.
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83, of Traverse City, died July 23, 2019. There will be a celebration of his life held on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 from 2 to 4 p.m., at the home of his daughter, Teresa and Dale Campbell, 6105 Brackett Road, Williamsburg, MI 49690. Please visit www.lifestorytc.com to sign the guestbook and shar…
an Ohio native, he was the consummate outdoorsman. O.B. loved Traverse City where he hunted, fished and vacationed for years until making it his home 1981. He was a championship bass fisherman and life member of TC Bass club. He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Sandy; three child…
TRAVERSE CITY [mdash] On Sunday evening, Aug. 11, 2019, Jean Ellen Ahart slipped the surly bonds of earth and joined her parents in the stars. Jean was born June 11, 1936 to Archie L and Dorothy A (nee Wolf) McLean in Traverse City. She spent many of her early years in Northport as well. Jea…
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