UFC Leg-Breaker: Weidman Beats Silva

- December 29, 2013

LAS VEGAS  – Chris Weidman defended his UFC middleweight title when Anderson Silva apparently broke his left leg on a kick in the second round, […]

Former Orioles Star Paul Blair Dies

- December 27, 2013

BALTIMORE –  Paul Blair, the eight-time Gold Glove center fielder who helped the Baltimore Orioles win a pair of World Series titles while gliding to […]

Yanks Lose Youkilis to Japan

- December 27, 2013

NEW YORK – Kevin Youkilis is leaving the major leagues after an injury plagued season and heading to Japan. The three-time All-Star has agreed to […]

Bulls Wipe Out Nets, 95-78

- December 26, 2013

NEW YORK –  Taj Gibson enjoyed coming home for the holidays. Gibson, a Brooklyn native, scored 20 points and Jimmy Butler added 15 to help […]

Thunder Destroy Knicks’ Xmas Day

- December 26, 2013

NEW YORK – Not only was there no Kevin Durant-Carmelo Anthony showdown, there wasn’t much of a game, either. The Oklahoma City Thunder made sure […]

Yanks Make Pitch For 24-0 Tanaka

- December 25, 2013

TOKYO  – Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is set to move to the majors next season after his Japanese team Rakuten Eagles announced Dec. 25 it was […]

Panathinaikos Upsets Olympiakos’ Run

- December 24, 2013

ATHENS – The struggling Panathinaikos basketball team shocked European champion and league-leading Olympiakos’s unbeaten streak, defeating the favorites 67-59 in the Greek Cup semifinal between […]

Obama Sends Sochi Gay Message

- December 23, 2013

WASHINGTON –  President Barack Obama says the delegation he’s sending to Russia for the Winter Olympics shows the United States doesn’t make distinctions on the […]

Olympiakos Beats Apollon, League Record

- December 22, 2013

ATHENS – Javier Saviola scored twice in the second half to lead defending champion Olympiakos to an easy 5-0 win at Apollon in the Greek […]