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Harlon Hill finalist Vander Laan leads AP Little All-America

Harlon Hill Trophy finalists Jason Vander Laan of Ferris State and Anthony Bilal of Lake Erie highlight The Associated Press Little All-America team, honoring the top players in Divisions II and III and NAIA....

FIFA meets amid crisis over Garcia's resignation

MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) -- Amid another crisis at FIFA, President Sepp Blatter and his executive committee opened a two-day meeting Thursday to discuss the sudden resignation of ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia and whether to publish his confidential World Cup report....

Qatar: Building team to spring surprise in 2022

DOHA, Qatar (AP) -- It's a cold, hard fact of football: Countries with tiny populations don't generally beat big ones with deep wells of talented players....

Column: Thaw in US-Cuba relations warms up MLB

If one ripple from the thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations means baseball prospects get off the island and into the major leagues without payoffs to smugglers and threats from kidnappers, it's hard to see the downside....

Two-speed labor system in Qatar for 2022 World Cup

DOHA, Qatar (AP) -- Men crammed together, dozens to a room, on bunk beds so close they can reach over and shake hands....

Chattanooga women stun No. 7 Stanford 54-46

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- The star power of the opponent doesn't concern Chattanooga. As long as the Mocs are playing at home, they believe they are going to win....

Chattanooga women stun No. 7 Stanford 54-46

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- Chelsey Shumpert scored a career-high 18 points, including five 3-pointers, as Chattanooga stunned No. 7 Stanford 54-46 Wednesday for its second home victory over a top-10 opponent this season....

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Play about Sherlock Holmes plans to hit Broadway in 2017

NEW YORK (AP) -- It's elementary, really. With all things Sherlock Holmes popular now, it's no wonder that he's coming to Broadway next....

Musical of 'School of Rock' heading to Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) -- Rockers, rejoice: The Broadway musical "Rock of Ages" may be going, but get ready for "The School of Rock."...

Texas theater schedules showing of "Team America"

RICHARDSON, Texas (AP) -- If it's a comedy featuring a North Korean leader that moviegoers want, that's what they'll get....

Review: 'The Interview' deserves to be seen

That I was one of the relative few to see "The Interview" is not a boast I take any pleasure in....

Byron Pitts replacing Dan Abrams as ABC 'Nightline' anchor

NEW YORK (AP) -- ABC News says Byron Pitts is taking over for Dan Abrams as a co-anchor of "Nightline."...

Piper Perabo is a world traveler thanks to 'Covert Affairs'

NEW YORK (AP) -- On TV's "Covert Affairs," Piper Perabo plays a field agent with the CIA. And in real life, she's traveling around the globe with the show, thanks to location shoots....

Deaths and sex allegations rock the comedy world

NEW YORK (AP) -- For comedians, there was very little to laugh about in 2014....

Freud's goal: Keep Chicago's Lyric Opera relevant

CHICAGO (AP) -- When Anthony Freud was 14, his favorite pastime was going to the opera in London and then, on the train ride home to Wimbledon where he lived with his parents, "dreaming about how I could do it better when I ran a company of my own some day."...

Actress Diane Guerrero writing memoir

NEW YORK (AP) -- Through her own story, Diane Guerrero wants to change the lives of others....

Sony emails show a studio ripe for hacking

WASHINGTON (AP) -- In the weeks before hackers broke into Sony Pictures Entertainment, the studio suffered significant technology outages it blamed on software flaws and incompetent technical staffers who weren't paying attention, even as hackers targeted executives to trick them into revealing their online credentials....

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