National Sports

Wainwright blanks Dodgers over 6 innings, Cardinals win 5-0

Adam Wainwright pitched two-hit ball over six innings for his first win in five months, Marcell Ozuna homered and the St. Louis Cardinals salvaged the finale of a four-game series with a 5-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers

No. 1 Alabama blows past Mississippi 62-7

No. 1 Alabama blows past Mississippi 62-7

Iowa boy who wanted racing stickers for his casket dies

An 11-year-old Iowa boy who wanted racing stickers to cover his casket has died

Governing body defends umpire after Serena Williams flap

International Tennis Federation defends chair umpire who gave Serena Williams three code violations during U.S. Open final, saying his 'decisions were in accordance with the relevant rules'

Oklahoma college football player's foot severed by train

Officials say a University of Central Oklahoma football player lost his foot when he was run over by a train over the weekend

Only a handful take action during anthem on NFL's 1st Sunday

Fewer than 10 players took action by kneeling, raising a fist or walking off the field during the national anthem on the NFL's opening Sunday

Browns don’t lose, tie Steelers 21-21 in sloppy game

Browns tie!! Cleveland ends 17-game losing streak by tying Steelers 21-21 in overtime

Fitzpatrick, Bucs stun Saints 48-40

Ryan Fitzpatrick highlighted a four-touchdown performance with two scoring strikes of more than 50 yards and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers stunned the New Orleans Saints 48-40

Falcons safety Keanu Neal suffers season-ending knee injury

Falcons safety Keanu Neal, a 2017 Pro Bowl pick, to miss remainder of season after hurting left knee in loss to Eagles

No. 2 Clemson to use 2 QBs at Texas A&M

No. 2 Clemson will employ two quarterbacks when the Tigers visit a Texas A&M team on Saturday night that settled its quarterback question in Week 1

Brady, Rodgers again outdistance NFL quarterbacks

Tom Brady tops The Associated Press rankings of NFL quarterbacks at age 41

Amway founder and Magic owner Richard DeVos dies at age 92

Billionaire Richard DeVos, co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway and owner of the Orlando Magic, has died

A’s back Fiers with balanced offense, beat Yankees 8-2

Stephen Piscotty hit a two-run single, Matt Chapman and Matt Olson each doubled in a run, and the Oakland Athletics jumped on the New York Yankees early for an 8-2 win

Free of looming suspension, Elliott ready to run for Cowboys

Free of looming suspension over domestic violence allegations, Ezekiel Elliott ready to run for Dallas Cowboys

‘America’s Got Talent,’ Notre Dame football top ratings

TV viewers are idling away the final weeks of summer the way they started it: with reality programs