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NFL teams use new rights to jockey for fans, revenue in UK

Sep. 29, 2022 11:21 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The “J-E-T-S” chants gave way to British-accented berating of quarterback Joe Flacco at the London sports pub where fans watched the Cincinnati Bengals ease to victory last week. Sebastian Randazzo is optimistic, though. The young Englishman who founded a Jets fan...

LIV Golf denies report of deal to buy TV time on FS1

Sep. 28, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

Saudi-funded LIV Golf denied a report Tuesday that it was close to a U.S. television deal in which it would buy time to be shown on FS1. Golfweek cited multiple sources it did not identify in saying the agreement is still being finalized. It would go against what Greg...

Spanish radio station’s on-air “flea market” a hit

Sep. 18, 2022 03:11 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — María Esther Flores was looking for an apartment to rent. But instead of looking online, she called “Flea Market en el aire,” a Spanish-language radio show. She sounded desperate and tired. “I need to move and I don’t have options,” she...

Flacco to start again for Jets in Week 2 at Browns

Sep. 14, 2022 16:57 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets are sticking with Joe Flacco as their starting quarterback against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. Coach Robert Saleh announced the decision Wednesday to stay with Flacco this week despite a less than inspired performance by the...

First-place Seahawks relish unexpected 1-0 start to season

Sep. 13, 2022 17:42 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — For at least one week this season, the Seattle Seahawks find themselves all alone in first place in the NFC West. In no other week might it be a sweeter feeling for the Seahawks then after Week 1 and their 17-16 upset of the Denver Broncos on Monday night. ...

Radio host admits he made false claim on Freeman talks

Sep. 07, 2022 17:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A radio host admitted he falsely claimed agent Casey Close never informed first baseman Freddie Freeman of the Atlanta Braves’ last contract offer. Doug Gottlieb tweeted on June 29 that “Casey Close never told Freddie Freeman about the Braves final offer," Close...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 11-17

Sep. 06, 2022 09:18 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 11-17: Sept. 11: Actor Earl Holliman is 94. Comedian Tom Dreesen is 83. Movie director Brian De Palma is 82. Actor Lola Falana is 80. Drummer Mickey Hart of the Grateful Dead is 79. Guitarist Leo Kottke is 77. Actor Phillip Alford (“To Kill...

Wisconsin GOP candidate calls for 'pitchforks and torches'

Sep. 02, 2022 15:49 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Republican candidate for governor in Wisconsin endorsed by Donald Trump is calling for people to take up “pitchforks and torches” in reaction to a story that detailed his giving to anti-abortion groups, churches and others — rhetoric that Democrats say amounts to...

Analysis: Aaron Donald wasn't prepared for media tour

Sep. 02, 2022 15:45 PM EDT

Aaron Donald was scheduled for a media blitz to promote a product before he swung a helmet at opposing players during a joint practice last week. The tour went on Wednesday, as planned. Donald wasn’t prepared for it. Given an opportunity by The Associated Press to...

Annapolis honors singer Eva Cassidy with mural

Aug. 28, 2022 09:06 AM EDT

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Eva Cassidy may be the most famous musical artist to ever live in Annapolis, but it took 26 years and a mural dedication for the city to mount a tribute concert in her honor. Cassidy died in 1996 of metastatic melanoma. She was 33, beloved locally, with one...