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Platini loses appeal at CAS over 90-day FIFA ban

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Michel Platini failed to overturn his 90-day FIFA ban on Friday, with the ruling coming only minutes after Swiss federal prosecutors said they stepped up their criminal investigation into a $2 million payment he received from soccer's scandal-hit governing body.

Last Updated on Friday, 11 December 2015

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Player for Honduras national soccer team shot dead at mall

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — A player for the Honduran national soccer team was shot to death Thursday in a shopping mall parking lot in his hometown of La Ceiba on the country's Caribbean coast, police said.

Last Updated on Friday, 11 December 2015

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Coe defends Eugene after French prosecutors open probe

PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors have opened an investigation into the decision to award the 2021 track world championships to the American city of Eugene without an open bidding process.

Last Updated on Friday, 11 December 2015

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Changes coming after bowl system reaches record 40 games

NEW YORK (AP) — The bowl system has finally snapped after years of being stretched thin.

Last Updated on Thursday, 10 December 2015

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Pollard scores 21 as Dayton upsets No. 21 Vanderbilt 72-67

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dayton coach Archie Miller has seen his Flyers not respond before when an opponent jumped out ahead. This time, they fell behind by 16 points in the first half in an old gym where comebacks are tough.

The Flyers couldn't have answered much better.

Last Updated on Thursday, 10 December 2015

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3 suspended after wrong horse runs, wins at Ohio track

Horse racing officials in Ohio have suspended three people after the longshot winner of a race turned out to be a he instead of a she.

Last Updated on Thursday, 10 December 2015

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Johnny Manziel: 'I was forced to learn a hard lesson'

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Manziel didn't like being punished for partying. He didn't agree with being benched and isn't happy it cost him the spotlight of a Monday night game.

Last Updated on Thursday, 10 December 2015

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Bengals' Dalton and Green among NFL's best duos already

CINCINNATI (AP) — Only four full seasons into their careers, Andy Dalton and A.J. Green rank among the NFL's top pass-and-catch duos, right up there with Marino-to-Clayton and some of the other greats.

Last Updated on Thursday, 10 December 2015

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