MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's Oscar Tshiebwe will go through the NBA draft process while maintaining his college eligibility.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Trump administration plans to open 2.3 million acres of land for hunting and fishing at more than 100 national wildlife refuges and fish hatcheries under a proposal unveiled Wednesday that is aimed at giving Americans more recreational access on public lands.
While the world wrestles with the coronavirus pandemic, the three biggest U.S.-based sports leagues currently affected by the crisis are trying to figure out if, how and where games can be safely played again this year.
SALT LAKE CITY — A professional jumper vowed Wednesday not to leap anymore from cliffs inside national parks after he pleaded guilty to doing it twice in Zion National Park in Utah.
Texas A&M Chancellor John Sharp said Wednesday that officials believe a 13-game college football schedule would be possible even if the start of the season was delayed until October because of the new coronavirus.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — First-year head coach Matt Rhule said Teddy Bridgewater’s familiarity with the team’s offensive scheme made him the “right fit” at quarterback for the Carolina Panthers and ultimately leading to Cam Newton’s release.
Kobe Bryant is back atop the best-seller lists, days after the late Los Angeles Lakers superstar was selected to the Hall of Fame.
RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina State has accepted a recommendation for its NCAA case involving recruiting violations tied to former one-and-done star Dennis Smith Jr. to go through the new independent investigation process for complex cases.
Roger Federer offered stuck-at-home amateurs the ultimate online fantasy camp of sorts, a chance to get tennis tips from a guy many consider the greatest of all time.
They are cities defined by iconic sporting events.
Army football coach Jeff Monken sees a teaching point in all the disruption caused by the novel coronavirus.
Ron Mix likes what he has seen and read regarding the new labor agreement between the NFL and its players.
Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy said Tuesday he hopes to have his team return to its facilities on May 1, a proposed timetable that would defy federal social-distancing guidelines and was quickly disputed by the university and its athletic director.
Boston’s Chris Sale, out for the season following Tommy John surgery, thought about the prospect of his teammates sequestered in the Phoenix area for an extended period if Major League Baseball and its players adopt an all-Arizona start to the season.
LOS ANGELES — Michael Brockers began his first trip into free agency with uncertainty and excitement about what might be next in an eight-year NFL career spent entirely with the Los Angeles Rams.
STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi State coach Mike Leach is expected to participate in “listening sessions” with student and community groups and tour the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum after he tweeted an image of a noose last week.
WASHINGTON — It has long seemed like a virtual certainty that the Redskins will take Chase Young with the second pick in the NFL draft.
TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are all in for a new look in 2020.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Cam Newton says he feels like a “fish out of a water” being a free agent for the first time in his nine-year NFL career.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland forward Jalen Smith intends to enter the 2020 NBA Draft and forgo his remaining two years of eligibility.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Cal Ripken Jr. has launched a campaign to help feed children and families across the country during the COVID-19 pandemic, coordinating a contribution of $250,000 and opening a social media account for the first time to promote the cause.
NEW YORK (AP) — Putting all 30 teams in the Phoenix area this season and playing in empty ballparks was among the ideas discussed Monday by Major League Baseball and the players’ association.
If the NHL goes directly to playoff hockey in the warmer months, it could leave some contenders out in the cold.
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RIDGELEY, W.Va. - Michael "Mick" Charles Hatter, 59, passed away April 6, 2020. Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A. (www.ScarpelliFH.com) entrusted with arrangements. Memorial service later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made toward funeral/medical expenses.
CUMBERLAND - Norma Lee Smith, 92, of Cumberland, died Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at Sterling Care Frostburg Village. Born on Sept. 20, 1927, in Keyser, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Ira A. and Grace (Lyons) Biser. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, T…
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