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  • Freestyle Aerials World Cup Results

    Sunday At Minsk, Belarus Men Final 2 1. Oleksandr Abramenko, Ukraine, 122.62 points. 2. Mac Bohonnon, United States, 119.91. 3. Denis Osipau, Belarus, 114.81. 4. Pavel Krotov, Russia, 114.48. 5. Ilya Burov, Russia, 113.57. 6.…

  • Northug wins 50K race for 4th gold of Nordic skiing worlds

    FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Petter Northug won his fourth gold medal of the Nordic skiing world championships Sunday, using his trademark sprinting ability to win a four-way race to the finish in the men’s 50-kilometer…

  • Sierra Leone’s vice president in quarantine for Ebola

    FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone’s vice president has put himself in quarantine following the death from Ebola of one of his security guards. Vice President Samuel Sam-Sumana is set to become acting president…

  • Sunday’s Time Schedule

    All Times EST TOP 25 BASKETBALL Men No. 5 Wisconsin vs. Michigan State, 4 p.m. No. 21 SMU at Connecticut, 2 p.m. No. 25 Providence vs. Marquette, 3:30 p.m. Women No. 2 South Carolina at…

  • Germany trusts Greece to fulfill bailout terms

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s finance minister says he trusts Greece’s current government to fulfill the conditions for the bailout deal, but also made clear the country would not receive any further money if it didn’t.…

  • NBA Calendar

    March 1 — Playoff eligibility waiver deadline. April 15 — Last day of regular season. April 18 — Playoffs begin. April 26 — NBA draft early entry eligibility deadline (11:59 p.m. EDT). May 12-17 —…

  • NHL Calendar

    March 2 — NHL trade deadline. March 16-18 — NHL general managers meeting, Boca Raton, Fla. April 11 — Regular season ends. April 15 — Stanley Cup playoffs begin. April 16-26 — IIHF Under-18 World…

  • NFL Calendar

    March 2 — Final day to designate franchise or transition players. March 10 — All teams must be under the 2015 salary cap; all 2014 player contracts expire; free agency begins. March 19 — Trading…

  • Coalition balks at signing peace accord for northern Mali

    ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A coalition of armed opposition groups says it’s not ready to sign a peace accord for restive northern Mali. International mediators, some regional groups and Mali’s government signed the accord Sunday,…

  • Don’t let looks deceive: HTC One improves the camera inside

    NEW YORK (AP) — From the outside, the new HTC One smartphone looks and feels like last year’s model. But there’s a huge difference inside — the camera. For years, HTC has kept its main…

  • Chicago’s 1st black major league baseball player Minoso dies

    CHICAGO (AP) — Minnie Minoso, who hit a two-run home run in his first at-bat when he became major league baseball’s first black player in Chicago in 1951, has died, the Cook County medical examiner…

  • Lawmakers tinker with crime measure recently OK’d by voters

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Four months after California voters lowered penalties for certain crimes, state lawmakers and law enforcement officials are lining up with proposals to repeal portions of the new law that they say…

  • Syria agrees to UN fact-finding mission in Aleppo

    BEIRUT (AP) — The United Nations envoy to Syria is sending a mission to the contested city of Aleppo to determine the situation on the ground and help ensure that humanitarian aid can reach civilians…

  • Hirscher wins 4th straight WCup giant slalom by huge margin

    GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Overall leader Marcel Hirscher claimed his fourth straight World Cup giant slalom victory with the discipline’s third-biggest winning margin on Sunday. Hirscher navigated the Kandahar course in 2 minutes, 43.23 seconds,…

  • Egypt’s president in Saudi Arabia for talks with new king

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi visited Saudi Arabia on Sunday for his first policy meeting with the country’s king ahead of a conference aimed at shoring up financial support from wealthy…