Judge orders no more prison time for man whose Michigan forced labor conviction was thrown out
DETROIT (AP) -- A judge on Monday declined to keep a former African tennis pro in prison after an appeals court threw out the most serious conviction in a case of fraud, immigration crimes and forced labor at his Michigan home....

Judge dismisses defamation suit by Donald Sterling's mistress against his estranged wife
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A judge reversed course Monday and dismissed a defamation lawsuit by Donald Sterling's mistress against the estranged wife of the former Los Angeles Clippers owner....

Parents of autistic student duct-taped to post want pranksters to make amends, not be charged
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The parents of an autistic high school soccer player who was duct-taped to a goal post in a prank earlier this month don't want charges filed against two students involved if they apologize and do community service, the parents' lawyer said Monday after he and his clients met with local officials....

Pro leagues, NCAA file to block New Jersey track from offering sports gambling this weekend
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- The four major professional sports leagues and the NCAA filed papers in court Monday to stop New Jersey's plan to allow legal sports betting beginning this weekend, when gamblers could become the first in the nation outside Nevada to wager on single games....

San Francisco ends system that led to standoff between tech workers, youths over soccer field
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Teenage soccer players in San Francisco won an off-field victory over the city's technology workers after a videotaped confrontation gained national attention....

San Francisco radio stations ban hit song 'Royals' during World Series with Kansas City Royals
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The popular song "Royals" by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals....

University of Cincinnati backup quarterback jailed on assault charged, hours after first TD
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A University of Cincinnati backup quarterback has been charged with assault for punching a man, police said....


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