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Pistorius out of Paralympic events for 5 years

LONDON (AP) -- Oscar Pistorius will be ineligible to compete in Paralympic events during the entirety of his five-year prison sentence....

Dufner returns from injury at Perth International

PERTH, Australia (AP) -- Jason Dufner is set to return to tournament play on Thursday at the Perth International after missing nearly three months of golf in which he "totally detached" himself from the sport and didn't watch any of the Ryder Cup on television....

Networks encourage fans to watch their competitors

NEW YORK (AP) -- Please watch another channel....

Buster's back: Posey tries to add 3rd Series ring

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Buster Posey seemed almost embarrassed....

Royals' Cain, Holland learning about fatherhood

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Lorenzo Cain is learning that he doesn't get a reprieve from diaper duty just to play in some silly baseball games. He's also learning that changing diapers is harder than it looks....

US tops Haiti to advance in World Cup qualifying

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S women's soccer team is winning in a no-win situation. Of course, the Americans should beat Haiti by a bunch of goals. And, of course, the Haitians are going to park themselves in front of their own net to keep the score as respectable as possible....

World Series: How the Giants and Royals match up

A position-by-position look at the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals going into the World Series, starting Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium:...

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Melanie Griffith, Amanda Seyfried to star onstage

NEW YORK (AP) -- Actors often complain about short rehearsal times, but some of entertainment's biggest names - including Melanie Griffith, Amanda Seyfried, Uzo Aduba, Peter Dinklage, Nina Dobrev and Pablo Schreiber - are about to have virtually none....

Turner pulls CNN from Dish as pact deadline passes

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Turner Networks has pulled channels such as Cartoon Network and CNN from Dish's programming lineup as a deadline passed for renewing their distribution agreement....

Networks encourage fans to watch their competitors

NEW YORK (AP) -- Please watch another channel....

Networks encourage fans to watch their competitors

NEW YORK (AP) -- Please watch another channel....

Museum shows Louis Armstrong photos by friend

NEW YORK (AP) -- Louis Armstrong sometimes referred to Jack Bradley as his "white son," inviting him to private rehearsals, recording sessions, on the road, his dressing room and home. Bradley had unrestricted access to his hero for 12 years, documenting him through thousands of photographs and saving Armstrong's sound recordings, fan letters - and even handkerchiefs....

Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82

NEW YORK (AP) -- At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs....

Reaction to death of Oscar de la Renta

Reaction to the death late Monday of iconic designer Oscar de la Renta:...

AP PHOTOS: De la Renta's creations over the years

NEW YORK (AP) -- Oscar de la Renta, who died Monday at 82, shaped American couture half a century ago when it emerged as a serious rival to European fashion designers....

Survey shows media differences due to politics

NEW YORK (AP) -- Conservatives and liberals not only have different political views, they diverge sharply on what news sources they rely upon and trust, a survey has found....

Amazon and Simon & Schuster reach multiyear deal

NEW YORK (AP) -- Amazon.com and Hachette Book Group remain in a months-long standoff, but the online retailer has reached a multiyear agreement with another major New York publisher, Simon & Schuster....

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