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Rio official says there's 'no plan B' for Olympic sailing

 

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro Olympic organizers said Tuesday they have "no plan B" for the 2016 games' sailing competitions, despite a recent admission by the state's top environment official that it will be impossible to meet pledges to clean up the raw sewage- and trash-filled waters where the events are to be staged.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Super Bowl bad guys don't take long to circle the wagons

CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — Those bad guys from New England finally made it out West, and it didn't take long for them to begin circling the wagons.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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LeBron, Cavs climb in standings, back in title conversation

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James sat in his corner cubicle with a towel wrapped around his waist and a look of satisfaction on his face that had been missing for weeks.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Rick Noland: Cavaliers flying high again and LeBron James is the reason

There are a lot of reasons why the Cavaliers are on a six-game winning streak and suddenly looking like the team many of us thought they’d be all season, but one sticks out.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Manfred knows he'll get hit as commish _ his name is on ball

NEW YORK (AP) — Rob Manfred knows he'll get pounded now that he's baseball commissioner — his name is printed in blue script on the sweet spot between the seams of every big league ball.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Nadal loses; Sharapova to play all-Russian semi in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal has joined Roger Federer on the sidelines at the Australian Open, taking their combined 31 Grand Slam singles titles with them.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Jackets goalie Bobrovsky out 4-6 weeks with groin injury

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky on injured reserve retroactive to Jan. 21 and said the former Vezina Trophy winner will be out the next four to six weeks with a groin injury.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Johansen gets hometown nod in NHL All-Star game MVP vote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Blue Jackets forward Ryan Johansen spent the past few days showing off Columbus to his fellow NHL All-Stars.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015

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