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In this Nov. 29, 2020, photo, President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, after stepping off Marine One. Trump has delivered a 46-minute diatribe against the election results that produced a win for Democrat Joe Biden, unspooling one misstatement after another to back his baseless claim that he really won.  (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

In video, Trump recycles unsubstantiated voter fraud claims

Dec. 3, 2020 12:47 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Increasingly detached from reality, President Donald Trump stood before a White House lectern and delivered a 46-minute diatribe against the election results that produced a win for Democrat Joe Biden, unspooling one misstatement after another to back his baseless claim that he really...

NFC North-leading Packers prepare to host slumping Eagles

Dec. 3, 2020 12:21 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (3-7-1) at GREEN BAY (8-3) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE – Packers by 6 ½ RECORD VS. SPREAD – Eagles 4-7, Packers 7-4 SERIES RECORD – Packers lead 27-17 LAST MEETING – Eagles beat Packers 34-27 on Sept. 26, 2019, in Green Bay LAST WEEK – Eagles lost...

President Donald Trump speaks with reporters after participating in a video teleconference call with members of the military on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020, at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's claims of vote rigging are all wrong

Dec. 3, 2020 9:21 AM EST

Clinging to notions of widespread vote rigging that his own attorney general has disputed, President Donald Trump repeated a litany of baseless assertions Wednesday of political corruption, machine tampering and mysterious votes appearing out of nowhere that allowed Joe Biden to steal the election. “This...

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Hector Neris, right, and catcher Rafael Marchan celebrate after winning the second baseball game in a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Neris, Eflin among 5 to reach deals with Phillies

Dec. 3, 2020 12:49 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pitchers Héctor Neris, Zach Eflin, David Hale and Seranthony Domínguez agreed to one-year contracts with the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday along with catcher Andrew Knapp. Neris gets $5 million and the chance to earn $50,000 in bonuses for games finished: $10,000 each for...

Pittsburgh Pirates' Erik Gonzalez drives in a run with a double off Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jose Quintana during the second inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Pirates agree to deals with Taillon, Gonzalez and Feliz

Dec. 2, 2020 11:10 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates avoided arbitration with pitchers Jameson Taillon and Michael Feliz as well as shortstop Erik Gonzalez on Wednesday, signing each for the 2021 season. Taillion gets $2.25 million, Feliz $1 million and Gonzalez $1,225,000. The Pirates also declined to offer a...

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Robert Griffin III (3) scrambles past Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Bud Dupree (48) during the first half of an NFL football game, Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Short-handed Ravens put up fight, fall short in Pittsburgh

Dec. 2, 2020 9:32 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens didn't practice for more than a week while COVID-19 raced through the locker room and forced the NFL to postpone their trip to Pittsburgh three separate times. They ran onto Heinz Field on Wednesday afternoon with 11 practice squad players added to the roster and star...

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Benny Snell (24) runs away from Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker L.J. Fort (58) during the first half of an NFL football game, Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Steelers overcome rust, short-handed Ravens to move to 11-0

Dec. 2, 2020 8:22 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin isn't one for excuses. Even as COVID-19 wreaked havoc with his team's schedule, pushing their matchup with Baltimore from Thanksgiving night to middle of the afternoon in the middle of the week in the middle of a pandemic, the longtime Pittsburgh Steelers coach refused to...

Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner, right, sacks San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seahawks' Wagner adds another notch to his career resume

Dec. 2, 2020 7:46 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Bobby Wagner reached another milestone last week, which at this point of his career is one more bullet point to his already impressive resume. Or as his coaches and teammates describe it, what will be Wagner’s Hall of Fame biography. “He’s going to be a gold...

Editorial Roundup: US

Dec. 2, 2020 6:42 PM EST

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Dec. 1 The Wall Street Journal on U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr's comments that no widespread fraud was detected in the recent presidential election: Bill Barr can take the heat, and on Tuesday the stalwart Attorney General guaranteed...

Vancouver Whitecaps forward Fredy Montero, right, kicks the ball away from San Jose Earthquakes midfielder Jackson Yueill, left, during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Portland, Ore., Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020. Vancouver won 2-1. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)

San Jose midfielder Jackson Yueill added to US roster

Dec. 2, 2020 5:57 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — San Jose midfielder Jackson Yueill was added Wednesday to the U.S. roster for a Dec. 9 exhibition against El Salvador. U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter had said Tuesday that Yueill was awaiting clearing of coronavirus testing protocols and would join training after he cleared. The...