With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify about sex-abuse cases

The question sex-abuse victim Craig Maurizi would like to ask U.S. Olympic leaders is simple and searing: “How can you sleep at night?” Every bit...

Falcons begin offseason program with plenty to sort out

The Atlanta Falcons have started their offseason conditioning program with some must-see TV. “We’re looking at film from last year, figuring out how we can...

Braves-Cubs series finale postponed by rain

This time, the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs never got on the field. Sunday’s series finale was postponed by rain and rescheduled for May 14,...

NYC Marathon champ comes home, looking to end Boston drought

Growing up in nearby Marblehead, Shalane Flanagan watched her parents run the Boston Marathon and thought, “I want to do that, too.” Jordan Hasay watched...

Cadillac and Corvette team for a GM sweep at Long Beach

Cadillac retained its spot in victory lane at the Grand Prix at Long Beach but it wasn’t the usual winners. Joao Barbosa and Filipe Albuquerque...

Erik Jones in search of breakthrough win at Bristol

Second-year Cup Series driver Erik Jones may be on the verge of a getting a breakthrough win at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday. Jones is...

Trainer Freddie Roach hurt after split from Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao and trainer Freddie Roach say their 16-year partnership has ended. Pacquiao disclosed his decision Friday in the final sentence of a news release...

Jackets raving about simple demands of new defense

For linebacker Jaquan Henderson, there’s nothing too complex about Georgia Tech’s new defense. “Very simple,” Henderson said. “Just line up and play.” Henderson can’t remember how...

Resurgent Ian Poulter takes RBC Heritage lead

Ian Poulter is ready for a break after a long, eventful stretch on tour. He has one more important goal to accomplish, though, at...

NFL draft: Big D is about something other than Dallas

Big D is about to stand for something other than Dallas. The NFL is bringing its Big D — the draft — to Jerry Jones’...