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QB Josh McCown retires after 16 NFL seasons

Quarterback Josh McCown has announced he is retiring from playing football after an NFL career that spanned 16 NFL seasons and included stints with 10 teams

Olympics in Sweden music to ears of Spotify founder

A Winter Olympics in Sweden is music to the ears of the head of Spotify

Tyson Fury stays unbeaten, stops Tom Schwarz late…

British heavyweight Tyson Fury stopped Tom Schwarz with 6 seconds left in the second round Saturday night to remain unbeaten

Denver Broncos Owner Pat Bowlen Has Died At Age 75

Under his 35-year ownership, the Broncos made it to seven Super Bowls and won three.

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Germany beats South Africa 4-0 to win World Cup…

Germany won its Women's World Cup group for the fifth consecutive time and avoided an immediate matchup with the United States by routing South Africa 4-0

2012 Olympic silver medalist disqualified for steroid use

Olympic canoe silver medalist Jevgenij Shuklin has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for doping

Spain and China advance with scoreless draw

Spain and China played to a scoreless draw Monday that advanced both squads to the round of 16 at the Women's World Cup

Swedish regions show support for 2026 Winter Olympics

All three regions proposing to stage events at the 2026 Winter Olympics in Sweden have committed their backing for the bid for the first time

Huge crowds pack downtown Toronto for Raptors…

Overcrowding problems as jubilant Raptors fans jam downtown Toronto for parade for NBA champs

Tokyo Olympics next year: Faster, Stronger, but…

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds potential visitors that cannabis is banned in Japan

Pelicans primed to draft Zion -- and another…

It's time for the New Orleans Pelicans to draft a new face of the franchise and start a new era

Rights group asks for worker-safety probe at…

Human-rights watchdog group asks IOC, Tokyo Olympic organizers to investigate worker safety

Sharks sign D Erik Karlsson to $92M, 8-year deal

San Jose Sharks re-sign pending free agent defenseman Erik Karlsson to $92 million, 8-year deal

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USOC seeks to keep pregnant athletes from losing insurance

The U.S. Olympic Committee says it is working on reforms that will prevent pregnant athletes from losing health insurance coverage

Minnesota wrestlers accused of criminal sexual…

Nationally ranked University of Minnesota heavyweight wrestler Gable Steveson and a teammate have been arrested on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct

Anaheim Ducks hire Dallas Eakins as head coach

Dallas Eakins named Anaheim Ducks' new coach after spending past 4 seasons with AHL affiliate the San Diego Gulls

Chelsea mired in uncertainty as challenges grow

Chelsea has mastered the art of thriving amid adversity more than any other English club but this offseason could be more challenging than usual

For fantasy sports players, Harden is the NBA MVP

In fantasy sports, James Harden is the NBA MVP. That's the verdict from the daily fantasy site DraftKings.

Lloyd's tiny golf clap delivers big message from…

Carli Lloyd's tiny golf clap after the opening goal in the United States' 3-0 win over Chile at the Women's World Cup was designed to deliver a big message: criticism over the Americans' 13-0 rout of Thailand in their opener was heard _ and dismissed

Playing favorites: Woodland's 3 shots get him a…

Playing favorites: Woodland hits 3 big shots for the ages and a US Open win

Correction: Minnesota-Wrestlers Arrested story

Correction: Minnesota-Wrestlers Arrested story

Gilbert gets bases-loaded hit, Bulldogs beat…

Marshall Gilbert hit a bases-loaded single in ninth inning, giving Mississippi State a 5-4 walk-off win over Auburn at CWS

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Martin hits 2 HRs, Vanderbilt beat Louisville 3-1…

Austin Martin homered on Reid Detmers' first pitch of the game and he went deep again in the seventh to break a tie in Vanderbilt's 3-1 victory over Louisville on Sunday in the College World Series

Dodgers edge Cubs 3-2 with late-game heroics

Russell Martin singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Alex Verdugo made a game-saving catch for the game's final out, and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2

Koepka makes US Open history, but no 3 in a row

Koepka makes a different kind of history at U.S. Open, but no 3 in a row