Starr: Ex-Baylor football coach Briles 'an honorable man'
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Ken Starr, the former president and chancellor of Baylor University, is defending former head football coach Art Briles by saying he's "an honorable man who conducted an honorable program."...

'Don King Way' won't move to street where he killed a man
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Cleveland's city council won't further consider a proposal to put Don King's name on the street where the legendary boxing promoter stomped a man to death in 1966....

Penn St, insurer settle fight that revealed scandal details
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over payments to victims of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, a case that revealed new allegations about how early late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno knew of accusations against his assistant coach....

CAA to move women's golf event from NC if law not repealed
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The Colonial Athletic Association has announced it will pull its women's golf championship from North Carolina unless a state law that limits protections for LGBT people is repealed or voided by Jan. 10....

Judge OKs Curt Schilling settlement over video game company
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- A judge has approved a settlement with former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling over a $75 million deal with Rhode Island state that brought his failed video game company to the state....

Sacramento mayor tackles protester who hit him with pie
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A man took a coconut cream pie from a grocery bag, grabbed Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson from behind and smacked him in the face with it at a charity event, leading the former NBA star to start swinging and then tackle the man who was left battered and facing assault charges....

Ed Temple dies: Coached Wilma Rudolph to Olympic gold medals
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Ed Temple, the former Tennessee State track and field coach whose Tigerbelles won 13 Olympic gold medals and helped break down racial and gender barriers in the sport, died Thursday night. He was 89....