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Over 16,400 deer shot in Ohio muzzleloader season

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officials say hunters in Ohio bagged nearly 16,500 white-tailed deer during the four-day muzzleloader season, part of which occurred as the state logged its coldest temperatures in about two decades.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014

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Pro Football Hall of Fame finalists revealed

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — First-year nominees Derrick Brooks, Tony Dungy, Marvin Harrison and Walter Jones were among the 15 modern-era Pro Football Hall of Fame finalists in voting announced Thursday night.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014

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FSU and its star QB Winston could face lawsuit

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The attorney for a woman who accused star Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston of sexual assault said Thursday that she intends to sue the school, the Tallahassee Police Department and the player himself.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014

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Sochi protest zone set far from Olympics arenas

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has picked a spot where protests can be held during next month's Winter Olympics in Sochi and it is miles away from where the athletes will compete.

Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014

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Bengals coordinator Jay Gruden is Redskins' coach

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jay Gruden has his first NFL head coaching gig, charged with ending the perpetual state of turmoil that has become the Washington Redskins.

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2014

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'Culture of disrespect' fuels academy sex assaults

WASHINGTON (AP) — A culture of bad behavior and disrespect among athletes at U.S. military academies is one part of the continuing problem of sexual assaults at the schools, according to a new Defense Department report that comes in the wake of scandals that rocked teams at all three academies last year.

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2014

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Russia: 6 men found dead in 4 cars, motive unknown

MOSCOW (AP) — Six men are dead in a series of unexplained killings involving booby-trapped bombs in southern Russia, further heightening security fears ahead of next month's Winter Olympics in Sochi.

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2014

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5 things to know about the Hall of Fame ballot

NEW YORK (AP) — Hall of Fame voters made up for last year's empty slate, electing Greg Maddux, Frank Thomas and Tom Glavine — three stars who've never been connected to performance-enhancing drugs.

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2014

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