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  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EDT

    US unemployment rate falls to 7-year low, yet modest hiring clouds picture for Fed rate hike WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.1 percent last month, but hiring slowed —…

  • U.S. Open Results

    Friday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York Purse: $42.3 million Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Benoit Paire, France, def. Tommy Robredo (26), Spain, 7-6 (3), 6-1, 6-1. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga…

  • U.S. Open Results

    Friday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York Purse: $42.3 million Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Benoit Paire, France, def. Tommy Robredo (26), Spain, 7-6 (3), 6-1, 6-1. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga…

  • Temple looks for showcase victory over rival Penn State

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Temple can boast a sold out stadium for its season opener, a rare feat in the 12 years the Owls have called Lincoln Financial Field home. The Owls could only wish the…

  • Pregame.com Line

    Saturday Major League Baseball National League FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE at CINCINNATI -115 Milwaukee +105 at CHICAGO -217 Arizona +197 at ST. LOUIS -146 Pittsburgh +136 New York -150 at MIAMI +140 at WASHINGTON -190…

  • Venus Williams moves closer to possible matchup with Serena

    NEW YORK (AP) — All in one fell swoop, Venus Williams eliminated one of the only two women who beat her younger sister this season and moved closer to a possible U.S. Open quarterfinal showdown…

  • Jaguars make cuts, keep Auburn’s Marshall, Grant for now

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It looks like two undrafted rookies from Auburn will make Jacksonville’s opening-day roster. The Jaguars waived 18 players Friday and two Auburn players were not among the cuts. Quarterback Nick Marshall,…

  • Teacher arrested after drone crashes at US Open; no injuries

    NEW YORK (AP) — A high school science teacher was arrested Friday after a drone plummeted into empty seats and caused a scare at the U.S. Open tennis tournament. Daniel Verley was arrested on reckless…

  • Day, Spieth rolling in opposite directions at TPC Boston

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Luke Donald took a big step toward advancing to the next FedEx Cup playoff event at his home course in Chicago. Jason Day took a small step toward No. 1 in…

  • U.S. Open Results

    Friday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York Purse: $42.3 million Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Benoit Paire, France, def. Tommy Robredo (26), Spain, 7-6 (3), 6-1, 6-1. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga…

  • So long, lady in black: Jeff Gordon faces Darlington finale

    DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Jeff Gordon hopes to make his last Southern 500 as a full-time driver as memorable as the rest of his career at Darlington Raceway. Gordon is third all-time with seven Darlington…

  • Latest on US Open: Defending champ Cilic pushed to 5 sets

    NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 3:25 p.m. Defending champ Marin Cilic, who had won five consecutive matches in straight sets at the U.S. Open, was pushed to…

  • Rutgers coach Flood under fire heading into season opener

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — When Rutgers opens the season against Norfolk State Saturday, coach Kyle Flood seemingly is going to lead the team on the field at Rutgers Stadium. How long he continues doing that…

  • U.S. Open Results

    Friday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York Purse: $42.3 million Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Benoit Paire, France, def. Tommy Robredo (26), Spain, 7-6 (3), 6-1, 6-1. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga…

  • Krzyzewski, Duke to visit White House on Tuesday

    DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke’s men’s basketball team is headed back to the White House next week to celebrate its latest national title. School officials announced Friday that President Barack Obama will honor the Blue…