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Former NBA Player Crittenton Charged With Murder
ATLANTA (AP) -- Police say former NBA player Javaris Crittenton has been charged with murder after a woman was shot on an Atlanta street.
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BYU's Davies Reinstated For Upcoming Season
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Brigham Young University has reinstated junior center Brandon Davies after a six-month suspension from the basketball team and university.
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High School football scores for August 26th
Week #1 of the 2011 season
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Kurt Busch Passes On Nationwide Race At Bristol
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) -- Kurt Busch says he declined an offer from Penske Racing to replace teammate Brad Keselowski in the Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
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Notre Dame Starts Aerial Lift Safety Program
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- The University of Notre Dame has started a campaign publicizing the hazards of aerial lifts as part of its settlement with the state of Indiana over safety violations in the death of a student videographer at football practice last year.
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Soldier Field Getting New Sod
CHICAGO (AP) -- Soldier Field is getting new sod.
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Jim Thome Traded Back To Cleveland
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Jim Thome has accepted a trade to the Cleveland Indians from the Minnesota Twins.
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Freese, Holiday Lead Cards Past Pirates
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- David Freese had a go-ahead two-run single in the fifth and Matt Holliday hit a three-run homer, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to an 8-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night.
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McCann's 2 HRs Lift Braves Over Cubs 8-3
CHICAGO (AP) -- Brian McCann homered twice and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 8-3 Thursday.

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Pearl: NCAA Made Him Example To Other Coaches
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Bruce Pearl says he knows he is serving as the NCAA's example to other coaches of what not to do when facing investigation.
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Before Meeting, Union Shows Members What NBA Wants
NEW YORK (AP) -- Negotiators for NBA owners and players will likely meet again next week. And the league will have to offer something different to interest the players.
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Selig: Wrigley Field Has All-Star Game "Appeal"
CHICAGO (AP) -- Commissioner Bud Selig said the prospect of holding the 2014 All-Star Game at Wrigley Field in its centennial year is an ``appealing'' choice.
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Weaver, Angels Rout WSox 8-0 In 6th Straight Win
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Jered Weaver pitched seven innings of four-hit ball in his first start since signing an $85 million contract extension, and Erick Aybar drove in three runs in the Los Angeles Angels' sixth straight victory, 8-0 over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.
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Soriano Homers To Back Wells As Cubs Top Braves
CHICAGO (AP) -- Alfonso Soriano homered, Randy Wells pitched effectively into the seventh and the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday night.
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Berkman Wants To Stay In St. Louis
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Lance Berkman would like to stay in St. Louis, no matter how the Cardinals finish the season.
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Dodgers Whip Cardinals 9-4 For 3-Game Sweep
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Juan Rivera homered and knocked in three runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored an early knockout of the St. Louis Cardinals for the second straight day, completing their first road sweep of the season with a 9-4 victory on Wednesday.
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Bourjos' Bases-loaded RBI Drives Angels Past WSox
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Peter Bourjos drove a single through a drawn-in infield with the bases loaded in the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.
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Kershaw Wins 16th, Dodgers Rip Cardinals 13-2
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Clayton Kershaw won his National League-leading 16th game and Rod Barajas homered twice in the Los Angeles Dodgers' 13-2 victory over the fast-fading St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night.
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Kimbrel Ties Rookie Save Mark, Braves Top Cubs 5-4
CHICAGO (AP) -- Craig Kimbrel tied a major league rookie record with his 40th save, Jason Heyward hit his first career grand slam, and the Atlanta Braves hung on to win their sixth straight, beating the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Tuesday night.
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Castro Back In Cubs' Lineup
CHICAGO (AP) -- All-Star shortstop Starlin Castro was back leading off for the Chicago Cubs against Atlanta on Tuesday after sitting out a game because he wasn't paying attention in the field as a pitch was thrown.
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Prior Scratched With Shoulder Discomfort
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- New York Yankees right-hander Mark Prior has been scratched from his scheduled minor league appearance because of shoulder discomfort.
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Kyle Busch Due In Court On Charges From Joy Ride
STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- NASCAR points leader Kyle Busch is due in court Tuesday afternoon to face charges stemming from a high-speed joy ride in a luxury car.
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MetLife Has Naming Rights To Meadowlands Stadium
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- The home of the Giants and Jets is going to be called MetLife Stadium for the next 25 years.
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Thomas Injury Overshadows Giants Win Over Bears
EAST RUTHERFORD,N.J. (AP) -- Brandon Jacobs scored on an 18-yard run, Domenik Hixon caught a 5-yard touchdown pass and the New York Giants cashed in on big special teams plays in a 41-13 preseason victory over the Chicago Bears that was marred by the loss of starting cornerback Terrell Thomas to a major knee injury.
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Cardinals LF Matt Holiday Gets Moth Stuck In Ear
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A moth got stuck deep in Matt Holliday's right ear, forcing the St. Louis Cardinals slugger out of a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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Miles' RBI Triple Keys Dodgers Rally Over Cards
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Aaron Miles' RBI triple keyed a two-run, ninth inning rally and the Los Angeles Dodgers came from behind to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Monday night.
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Jurrjens Pitches Braves Past Cubs 3-0
CHICAGO (AP) -- Jair Jurrjens pitched in and out of trouble for 6 1-3 innings, Dan Uggla and Freddie Freeman homered and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 3-0 Monday night for their fifth straight win.
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Pujols Homers and Cardinals Power Past Cubs 6-2
CHICAGO (AP) -- Albert Pujols hit his 31st home run and Yadier Molina homered twice as the St. Louis cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-2 on Sunday night.
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Floyd Pitches White Sox Past Rangers 10-0
CHICAGO (AP) -- Gavin Floyd pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning, Brent Lillibridge and Alex Rios hit two-run homers and the Chicago White Sox romped past the Texas Rangers 10-0 Sunday.
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GHS Golf Defeats Routt Catholic
The Galesburg High School Boys Golf team posted a win Saturday.
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