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Iran captain set to miss Asian Cup as husband took passport

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The captain of the Iranian women's soccer team will miss the Asian Cup tournament as her husband has confiscated her passport in a domestic quarrel, local media has reported.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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Ohio State cornerback Conley no longer 'down in the dumps'

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Getting his first career interception Saturday against Hawaii was one of "the best things ever," Ohio State sophomore cornerback Gareon Conley said.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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Sam Hubbard’s path change turns into OSU gain

COLUMBUS — Sam Hubbard was a perfect student and a natural on the lacrosse field, a class vice captain and member of the Latin Club so skilled with the stick that he earned a scholarship offer to play at Notre Dame.

His future was all set.

Until Friday nights unexpectedly intervened.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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QB's role in Steubenville rape hangs over college's new team

NELSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A small community college in Ohio is banking on its newly created football team to boost school spirit and enrollment. In turn, its starting quarterback — a former high school player convicted in a notorious rape case — is banking on this school that took him when others wouldn't.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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Race is on: 5 cities to compete for 2024 Summer Olympics

LONDON (AP) — The race is on for the 2024 Olympics: A five-city contest pitting four European bids against a two-time host from the United States.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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Todd Frazier homers in 10th as Reds hold off Giants 9-8

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Todd Frazier made a celebratory hop as he rounded first base and gestured toward his dugout in delight.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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Tomlin pitches complete game but Indians lose 2-0

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Tomlin wouldn't take any satisfaction in going the distance against the AL's best team, the presumed Central champions.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2015

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Indians making late playoff push, in thick of wild-card race

CLEVELAND (AP) — By the time Indians manager Terry Francona hops on that motorized scooter he rides from his downtown apartment to Progressive Field on game days, his mind is racing and his stomach's churning.

He wouldn't have it any other way.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 September 2015

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