Top court refuses to hear appeal ski jump appeal

OTTAWA (AP) — Female ski jumpers have lost their final bid to compete at the Vancouver Olympics. The Supreme Court of Canada announced on Tuesday...

Survey: Internet use by Latinos growing fast

NEW YORK (AP) — Internet use among Latino adults is growing faster than among other ethnic groups. That's according to a new survey from...

Survey: Internet use grows fast among Latinos

NEW YORK (AP) — Latino adults are increasing their use of the Internet faster than other ethnic groups, according to a new survey from...

Summary Box: Microsoft has to change Word software

LOSS IN COURT: A federal appeals court ordered Microsoft Corp. to pay a Canadian software company $290 million for violating a patent, upholding the...

Social networking changing the way we travel

Isahrai Azaria is heading to Austin, Texas, in February, and thanks to Facebook, she already has 40 acquaintances, an invitation to go water tubing,...

Take-Two shares fall on sale of video games unit

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Shares of Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. fell Tuesday after the company sold a video games unit, a move it said would...

Wis. court backs $5.6M fee award against Microsoft

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — An appeals court is ordering Microsoft Corp. to pay $5.6 million to a national law firm involved in a Wisconsin...

Court bans sale of Word; Microsoft has fix ready

SEATTLE (AP) — A federal appeals court ordered Microsoft Corp. to stop selling its Word program in January and pay a Canadian software company...

Holmgren agrees to join Browns as team president

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Serious. Credible. A leader. In Mike Holmgren, Cleveland Browns owner Randy Lerner hit the trifecta he desperately wanted. Holmgren, who returned...

APNewsBreak: Yanks hit with $25.7M luxury tax

NEW YORK (AP) — Winning came with a hefty price for the New York Yankees. The World Series champions were hit with a luxury tax...

Colts dilemma: Go for 16-0?

As the NFL's lone unbeaten team, the Indianapolis Colts will have even more of a spotlight on how they approach their final two games...

No. 3 Kentucky beats Drexel to reach 2,000 wins

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's 2,000th victory looked awfully familiar. DeMarcus Cousins and Patrick Patterson scored 18 points apiece and the third-ranked Wildcats became the...

Giants lead Redskins 7-0 after 1st quarter

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Ahmad Bradshaw's 3-yard touchdown run capped a 16-play, 80-yard game-opening drive and gave the New York Giants a 7-0 lead...

Bradshaw’s TDs help Giants lead Skins 24-0 at half

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Ahmad Bradshaw's two short touchdown runs capped long drives, and the New York Giants completely shut down the Washington Redskins'...

Brodeur sets NHL shutout record, Devils win 4-0

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Martin Brodeur broke the NHL record with his 104th career shutout, and maybe the only surprise was how easily it came...

Bradshaw’s TDs help Giants lead Skins 38-12

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Ahmad Bradshaw's two short touchdown runs capped long drives, Eli Manning threw for two scores, and the New York Giants...

Bengals players go to La. for Chris Henry funeral

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals are traveling to Louisiana to say final farewells to late teammate Chris Henry. A two-hour public viewing Tuesday will...

Report: USC RB’s use of SUV being investigated

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California is investigating tailback Joe McKnight's use of an SUV registered to a businessman, according to a newspaper report. McKnight...

Report: USC investigating McKnight’s use of SUV

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California is investigating tailback Joe McKnight's use of an SUV registered to a businessman, according to a newspaper report. McKnight...

Phelps helps US team trounce Europeans in England

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Michael Phelps helped his American team trounce a group of European all-stars in the Duel in the Pool, anchoring a...