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Penn State probe accuses Paterno of cover-up

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Joe Paterno and other top Penn State officials buried child sexual abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky more than a decade ago to avoid bad publicity, according to a scathing report Thursday that exposed a powerful "culture of reverence" for the football program and portrayed the Hall of Fame coach as more deeply involved in the scandal than previously thought.

July 12, 2012 | | AP Sports


Research murky on danger of Asian carp invasion in Illinois River

HAVANA, Ill. (AP) - As scientists aboard a research boat activate an electric current, the calm Illinois River transforms into a roiling, silvery mass. Asian carp by the dozen hurtle from the water as if shot from a gun, soaring in graceful arcs before plunging beneath the surface with splashes resembling tiny geysers.

July 12, 2012 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


Wisconsin congressman equates anti-doping charges against Armstrong to conspiracy theory

AUSTIN, Texas - In a letter to federal authorities, a Wisconsin congressman equates the anti-doping charges against Lance Armstrong to a conspiracy theory and calls the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency's authority over the seven-time Tour de France winner "strained at best."

July 12, 2012 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


Howard trade talks with Brooklyn Nets still open but stationary

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Magic general manager Rob Hennigan said Wednesday that trade talks involving Dwight Howard with the Brooklyn Nets are "stationary," but that discussions remain open with them and other teams.

July 12, 2012 | | AP Sports


Saints, Brees still not close to long-term contract

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints still must close a significant gap in guaranteed money if they are to agree on a five-year contract worth about $100 million by Monday's looming deadline for a long-term deal, said a person familiar with the negotiations.

July 11, 2012 | | AP Sports


City of Fountains/Barbeque

July 11, 2012 | | AP Sports


ALL-STAR GAME NOTEBOOK

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Chipper Jones made a brand new stop on his farewell tour.

July 11, 2012 | Jones singles in final All-Star appearance | AP Sports


Verlander melts down in All-Star game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Justin Verlander wanted to give the fans an All-Star show.

July 10, 2012 | | AP Sports


Braun has big night for National League

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Ryan Braun was back in the spotlight at the All-Star game. And this time, it was for what happened on the field.

July 10, 2012 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


NL wins third straight over AL

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Melky Cabrera and Pablo Sandoval sent the National League to a big early lead. Matt Cain and the rest of an imposing pitching staff finished off a Giant blowout in the All-Star game.

July 10, 2012 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


Heat sign veteran shooter Lewis

MIAMI (AP) - Rashard Lewis has decided to join the Miami Heat, becoming yet another shooting option for the reigning NBA champions.

July 10, 2012 | | AP Sports


Camby returns to Knicks

HOUSTON (AP) - Marcus Camby is returning to New York, while the Houston Rockets continue to reshape their roster.

July 10, 2012 | | AP Sports


Durant can't hide from hurt as he sees LeBron daily

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Kevin Durant can't hide from the hurt this summer.

July 10, 2012 | | AP Sports


ALL-STAR NOTEBOOK

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - So far, one shot at the Home Run Derby has been plenty for Ryan Braun.

July 10, 2012 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


Relentless booing of Cano draws national attention

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The relentless booing of the Yankees' Robinson Cano by Kansas City fans during the Home Run Derby on Monday night drew national attention, and in some places scorn.

July 10, 2012 | | AP Sports


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Stacked Dodgers and Astros present a World Series matchup for the ages

A delicious World Series matchup is in store for baseball fans, even though it may not be the one America was looking for.

October 23, 2017 | By Paul Sullivan Chicago Tribune (TNS) | AP Sports


Astros and Dodgers to meet in World Series

Big-time aces Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander. Playoff boppers Jose Altuve and Justin Turner.

October 21, 2017 | By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer | AP Sports


TD in final seconds lifts Sooners past K-State

MANHATTAN (AP) - Rodney Anderson ran 22 yards for the go-ahead score with 7 seconds remaining, Baker Mayfield threw for 410 yards and accounted for four ...

October 21, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


No. 4 TCU rolls over KU

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Kenny Hill matched his career high with five touchdown passes, KaVontae Turpin returned a punt 90 yards for a score after ...

October 21, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Super Bowl rematch doesn’t look very super

The rematch of the Super Bowl with a historic finish doesn't have much of a super look right now.

October 21, 2017 | By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer | AP Sports


Statement win: Penn State crushes Michigan

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Saquon Barkley and Trace McSorley cut through Michigan's stingy defense, each scoring three touchdowns, and No. 2 Penn State emphatically ...

October 21, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Raiders look to right ship in showdown vs. Chiefs

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - When Derek Carr arrived at Oakland training camp, he quickly tried to dampen the high expectations around the team by pointing out ...

October 18, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Yankees beat Astros to even ALCS at 2-2

NEW YORK (AP) - With a soaring shot headed for Yankee Stadium's Monument Park, Aaron Judge got New York back on track for another memorable ...

October 17, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


NFL players, owners hold ‘constructive’ talks

NEW YORK (AP) - NFL players and owners held an unusual meeting Tuesday to discuss social issues, a session both sides termed positive and productive.

October 17, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Wichita State set for AAC debut

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Wichita State is set to say goodbye to the small towns and hello to the big cities.

October 17, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Yankees hammer Astros, 8-1, to get first win in ALCS

NEW YORK (AP) - Aaron Judge hit a three-run homer and a made pair of sparkling catches, leading CC Sabathia and the Yankees over the Houston ...

October 16, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Chiefs face Raiders Thursday on short week

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The sun had set on Arrowhead Stadium, to say nothing of Kansas City's perfect start, by the time Alex Smith ...

October 16, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Jayhawks routed by Cyclones

AMES, Iowa (AP) - The challenge for Iowa State after stunning Oklahoma on the road was to see if it could handle success.

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


No. 6 TCU handles K-State amid delays

MANHATTAN (AP) - Kenny Hill threw for 297 yards and ran for a touchdown, TCU's defense shut down Kansas State's ailing offense and the ...

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


AFC East on line with Patriots vs., uh, Jets?

Raise your hand if you thought the Patriots and Jets would be playing for first place in the AFC East in Week 6.

October 14, 2017 | BY BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer | AP Sports


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