National & World News

Untitled Document
AP Top Sports News at 2:19 p.m. EDT

The Latest: 2014 runner-up Nishikori avoids 1st-round exit
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):...

Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinized
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- From the White House to San Francisco police union headquarters, Colin Kaepernick's name came up Monday as his decision to sit down during the national anthem reached far beyond football....

Penn State tries to move forward without abandoning Paterno
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Legends tend to linger in college football even after they are gone. At Penn State, getting out from under Joe Paterno's shadow is more complicated than the typical transition from a coaching giant....

Westwood, Kaymer, Pieters get captain's picks for Ryder Cup
Darren Clarke set up a WhatsApp messaging group with his Ryder Cup assistants to discuss which European players looked the best leading up to the deadline for his three captain's picks....

Look for Luck, Colts back in playoffs, and maybe Raiders?
DALLAS (AP) -- The Indianapolis Colts played mostly without Andrew Luck when they missed the playoffs in 2015 after winning their division a year earlier....

Houston, other non-Power 5 schools seeking major bowl bid
The schools not from Power Five conferences are making the most of their inclusion in the New Year's Six bowl lineup....

Lochte mum on Rio return, plugs 'Dancing with the Stars' gig
NEW YORK (AP) -- Ryan Lochte isn't saying whether he'll return to Brazil to face a charge of filing a false police report over a gas station encounter during the Olympics....

Keys outlasts fellow American Riske in late night at US Open
NEW YORK (AP) -- Madison Keys slept until almost 11 a.m. Monday. She didn't arrive at Arthur Ashe Stadium until 6:30 p.m., knowing that a late night on court awaited her....

Scores greet Little League champs home in upstate New York
ENDWELL, N.Y. (AP) -- Thousands of supporters welcomed the new Little League World Series champions home to the Binghamton area....

Year after stunning Williams, Vinci returns to Open with win
NEW YORK (AP) -- A couple of days before she returned to the site of her stunning upset of Serena Williams at the 2015 U.S. Open, Roberta Vinci was grabbing a coffee at a Starbucks in Manhattan when her breakfast was interrupted by fellow customers....

AP Photo
AP Photo/Andres Kudacki
Sports Video

Other Sports
Baseball

NASCAR

NFL

Golf

Tennis


 

HamptonRoads.com

PilotOnline.com