Obama presents Commander-in-Chief trophy to Navy football team at White House
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama says the Navy football team not only had to overcome tough opponents to win the Commander-in-Chief trophy this year but a government shutdown as well....

Correction: Boston Marathon-Field story
BOSTON (AP) -- In a story April 17 about the Boston Marathon field, The Associated Press erroneously referred to Tom Grilk as the Boston Athletic Association president. He is the B.A.A. executive director....

Vietnam backs out of Asian Games, cites risk to reputation if there are problems
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) -- Vietnam has withdrawn as the host of the 2019 Asian Games, saying it lacked funds and the country's reputation could be at risk if the event flops....

10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photos
Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports....

Judge says NFL, lawyers still working to address her concerns about $765M concussion deal
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A judge overseeing thousands of NFL concussion-linked lawsuits says lawyers are still working to address her concerns about a proposed $765 million fund....

Prosecutor: No charges to be filed against New Jersey high school wrestlers in lynching photo
BELVIDERE, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey prosecutor says no charges will be filed against the members of a high school wrestling team who posed in a photograph that simulated a lynching....

Women's legal group alleges unequal athletic opportunities at 9 Pennsylvania colleges
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A women's legal organization has filed discrimination complaints against nine universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, alleging the schools have repeatedly failed to provide equal athletic opportunities for female students over several decades....


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