AP source: Jones emerges as Cincy’s top choice

CINCINNATI (AP) — A person familiar with Cincinnati's coaching search tells The Associated Press that Central Michigan's Butch Jones has emerged as the school's...

Renault says it will stay in Formula 1

PARIS (AP) — Renault is staying in Formula One racing after agreeing Wednesday to sell a "large stake" in the team to a private...

AP source: Phils have tentative deal for Halladay

The Phillies have a tentative agreement to acquire star pitcher Roy Halladay in a trade with Toronto, and the former Cy Young Award winner...

AP source: Matsui, Angels reach agreement

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Hideki Matsui and the Los Angeles Angels have reached...

AP sources: Red Sox set to add Lackey, Cameron

BOSTON (AP) — John Lackey and the Boston Red Sox have reached a tentative agreement on a five-year contract, according to a baseball official...

AP source: Matsui, Angels reach preliminary deal

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hideki Matsui is headed west. The World Series MVP and the Los Angeles Angels have reached a preliminary agreement on a...

49ers lead Cardinals 10-0 after first quarter

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alex Smith threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Vernon Davis after a fumble by Tim Hightower and the San Francisco...

49ers lead Cardinals 17-0 at halftime

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alex Smith threw a pair of touchdown passes following Arizona turnovers and the San Francisco 49ers capitalized on a litany...

Pierce leads balanced Celtics to 11th straight win

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Paul Pierce scored 19 points, Ray Allen and Rajon Rondo added 18 apiece and the Boston Celtics won their 11th...

Report: Doctor being investigated in PED probe

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times is reporting a Canadian doctor who has treated golfer Tiger Woods, swimmer Dara Torres and NFL...

49ers lead Cardinals 17-3 after 3 quarters

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alex Smith threw a pair of touchdown passes following Arizona turnovers and the San Francisco 49ers capitalized on a litany...

49ers deny sloppy Cardinals NFC West crown

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals threw away a chance to clinch a second straight NFC West crown. Alex Smith threw touchdown passes after...

Holcomb wins 3rd straight 4-man bobsled race

WINTERBERG, Germany (AP) — Steven Holcomb of the United States drove to his third straight World Cup four-man bobsled victory of the season Sunday,...

It’s official: Harbaugh staying through 2014

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford coach Jim Harbaugh's long-awaited three-year contract extension is finally official. The school announced a deal on Sunday that keeps Harbaugh...

With Miller sidelined, Ligety leads US men in GS

VAL D'ISERE, France (AP) — Ted Ligety posted a blazing second run on Sunday to grab 10th place in a World Cup giant slalom...

Arum: LA out, Dallas still in race for Pacquiao

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Promoter Bob Arum expects to settle on a site for Manny Pacquiao's fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. by next...

Celtics rout Bulls 106-80 for 10th win in a row

CHICAGO (AP) — Rajon Rondo had 16 points and 14 assists, and the Boston Celtics won their 10th straight, beating the struggling Chicago Bulls...

Patriots rally in 2nd half, beat Panthers 20-10

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots showed up late and sent the Carolina Panthers home with another loss. Four days after coach Bill...

Rice, Ravens reign over Lions 48-3

BALTIMORE (AP) — Neither the soggy field nor the Detroit Lions' porous defense could stop Ray Rice. Rice ran for a career-high 166 yards and...

Accenture marks 1st sponsor to cut ties with Woods

Global consulting firm Accenture Ltd. has ended its relationship with Tiger Woods, marking the first major sponsor to cut ties altogether with the golfer...