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  • Jets GM supportive, but noncommittal on Richardson’s future

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sheldon Richardson has a lot of making up — and growing up — to do with the New York Jets. General manager Mike Maccagnan echoed the supportive sentiment of coach…

  • Lucchino stepping down from position with Red Sox

    BOSTON (AP) — Larry Lucchino is stepping down this year at the Boston Red Sox’s president and CEO. Team spokesman Kevin Gregg says in an email that Lucchino hopes to remain with the club in…

  • Biden associates resume discussion about presidential run

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden’s associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations during his son’s illness and following his death earlier this year. But Biden has…

  • Wlodarczyk betters own women’s hammer throw world record

    CETNIEWO, Poland (AP) — Anita Wlodarczyk of Poland has bettered her own hammer throw world record with a distance of 81.08 meters at the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial Throws Festival in Cetniewo. After opening with a…

  • Hitchhiking robot’s cross-country trip in US ends in Philly

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S. The Canadian researchers who created hitchBOT as a social experiment told The Associated Press that someone…

  • Hall of Fame: Seau’s daughter to speak in interview

    CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The Pro Football Hall of Fame will allow Junior Seau’s daughter to speak in an interview after his bust is unveiled next weekend. “Sydney will be given a chance to share…

  • Kershaw extends scoreless streak to 37 innings

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw and Mike Trout made history at Dodger Stadium on Saturday. It was the first time that a reigning MVP from the National League faced a reigning MVP from the…

  • Broncos lose Kyle Williams to torn Achilles tendon

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Denver returner Kyle Williams tore his left Achilles during a punt return drill at training camp Saturday and will miss the season. The oft-injured Williams missed much of the Broncos’ offseason…

  • Panthers’ secondary eager to break out of front 7’s shadow

    SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers’ secondary is eager to finally break out from the shadows of the perennially strong front seven this season. They may finally have the personnel to do that. The…

  • Panthers WR Hill will have MRI after injuring right leg

    SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Panthers wide receiver Stephen Hill will have an MRI on his right leg after being carted off the field Saturday. The team said it expects to know more about the extent…

  • Thomas longs for reunion with his mother

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Demaryius Thomas is still waiting to see his mother out from behind bars for the first time since the police came busting into his house one morning when he was 11.…

  • Marcus Mariota signing lures more than 3,400 to Titans camp

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The chance at an autograph from Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota helped the Tennessee Titans lure their biggest crowd to training camp in years, so much so that the rookie quarterback…

  • John Isner rallies to reach Atlanta Open final

    ATLANTA (AP) — Two-time defending champion John Isner rallied to reach his 19th ATP Tour final and fifth in the Atlanta Open, beating friend Denis Kudla 4-6, 6-2, 7-5 on Saturday. The top-seeded former University…

  • Mason confident there’ll be no drop-off while Gurley rehabs

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Draft day could not have been a pleasant experience for St. Louis Rams running back Tre Mason. Imagine how jarring it must have been to see his team take Todd Gurley…

  • Firefighter dies in wind-fueled Northern California wildfire

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A firefighter evaluating a Northern California wildfire was killed by the erratic, wind-stoked blaze while he was surveying an area to decide the best way for crews to handle the flames,…