Clarification: NFL Concussion Lawsuit story
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- In a story April 16, The Associated Press reported that a judge had again denied preliminary approval of a $765 million NFL concussion settlement. U.S. District Judge Anita Brody clarified Thursday that the ruling was not new but was a clerical move to add her January denial to all pending cases....

No charges for wrestlers in lynching photo
BELVIDERE, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey prosecutor says no charges will be filed against the members of a high school wrestling team who posed in a photograph that simulated a lynching....

9 Pennsylvania colleges target of gender complaint
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A women's legal organization has filed discrimination complaints against nine universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, alleging the schools have repeatedly failed to provide equal athletic opportunities for female students over several decades....

Aaron Hernandez associate accused of lying to feds
BOSTON (AP) -- An associate of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was arrested in a gun trafficking investigation related to the murder case against Hernandez....

Firework injures fans during Dodgers-Giants game
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Police say several people suffered minor injuries when a fan threw a firework onto a walkway at the San Francisco Giants ballpark during a Dodgers-Giants game....

War of words in Northwestern-athletes' union fight
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Northwestern University and a group trying to unionize college athletes are trading accusations as the National Labor Relations Board considers the school's appeal of a federal ruling that scholarship athletes essentially are employees of the university and therefore have the right to unionize, bargain collectively and even strike....

WWE wrestlers in Saudi Arabia for live matches
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Pro wrestlers with the WWE, including John Cena and former champion Randy Orton, are in Saudi Arabia for three days of matches in the capital, Riyadh....