Obama celebrates World Series champion Chicago Cubs
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama celebrated the World Series champion Chicago Cubs on Monday and spoke about the power sports has to unite people....

Ex-Penn State leader must trim lawsuit against FBI director
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A judge has ordered Penn State's former president to pare down his defamation lawsuit against former FBI director Louis Freeh....

Wagner leads (relatively) old guard for US figure skating
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Ashley Wagner remembers being glued to her TV in the winter of 1998, when a sprightly young figure skater named Tara Lipinski was dazzling the judges on her way to gold at the Nagano Olympics....

Free speech clash: Justices considering offensive trademarks
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Slants aren't exactly a household name when it comes to music, but the Asian-American rock band has certainly made its mark in the legal world....

AP Source: Byrne expected to replace Battle as Alabama AD
Arizona athletic director Greg Byrne is expected to replace Alabama AD Bill Battle, who announced Sunday that he is stepping down, a person with direct knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press....

Alabama AD Bill Battle announces plans to step down
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama athletic director Bill Battle plans to step down from his job....

Former pro wrestler Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka dies at 73
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Former pro wrestler Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, who earlier this month was found not competent to stand trial in the 1983 death of his girlfriend, has died at his son-in-law's home in Florida. He was 73....