Skip to content

Breaking News

Flashpoint Ferguson: Latest news on crisis roiling U.S.

Sports

Latest Stories

ravens-suggs-football_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

ravens-suggs-football_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

FILE - This Sept. 10, 2012 file photo shows Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs acknowledging fans in the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Baltimore. Suggs hasn't ruled out the possibility of making his season debut Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, against the Houston Texans. The notion seems far-fetched, given that Suggs practiced for the first time Wednesday after undergoing surgery in May on his torn right Achilles tendon. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)

georgia-tech-clemson-_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

georgia-tech-clemson-_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Clemson wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins gestures after a fourth-quarter touchdown reception during an NCAA college football game against Georgia Tech on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, S.C. Clemson won 47-31. (AP Photo/ Richard Shiro)

maryland-virginia-foo_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

maryland-virginia-foo_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Maryland linebacker Darin Drakeford (52) forces a fumble by Virginia quarterback Phillip Sims during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. Maryland won 27-20. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Maryland Virginia Foo_Hasc.jpg

Maryland Virginia Foo_Hasc.jpg

Maryland linebacker Darin Drakeford (52) forces a fumble by Virginia quarterback Phillip Sims during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. Maryland won 27-20. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Georgia Tech Clemson _Hasc.jpg

Georgia Tech Clemson _Hasc.jpg

Clemson wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins gestures after a fourth-quarter touchdown reception during an NCAA college football game against Georgia Tech on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, S.C. Clemson won 47-31. (AP Photo/ Richard Shiro)

aptopix-penn-state-ab_hasc_5_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

aptopix-penn-state-ab_hasc_5_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky arrives at the Centre County Courthouse for a sentencing hearing Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, in Bellefonte, Pa. Sandusky was convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys in a scandal that rocked the university and brought down Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

APTOPIX Penn State Ab_Hasc.jpg

APTOPIX Penn State Ab_Hasc.jpg

Former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky arrives at the Centre County Courthouse for a sentencing hearing Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, in Bellefonte, Pa. Sandusky was convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys in a scandal that rocked the university and brought down Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Ravens Suggs Football_Hasc.jpg

Ravens Suggs Football_Hasc.jpg

FILE - This Sept. 10, 2012 file photo shows Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs acknowledging fans in the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Baltimore. Suggs hasn't ruled out the possibility of making his season debut Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, against the Houston Texans. The notion seems far-fetched, given that Suggs practiced for the first time Wednesday after undergoing surgery in May on his torn right Achilles tendon. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)

NHL Labor Hockey_Hasc.jpg

NHL Labor Hockey_Hasc.jpg

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman arrives for negotiations with the NHL Players' Association in Toronto Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. The NHL Players' Association confirmed it will make a new offer during negotiations on Thursday. On Tuesday, the NHL proposed a 50-50 hockey-related revenue split and an 82-game regular season. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

britain-soccer-premie_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

britain-soccer-premie_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Chelsea's John Terry, left, controls the ball past Norwich City's Elliott Bennett during their English Premier League soccer match at the Stamford Bridge Stadium, London, Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012. (AP Photo/Tom Hevezi)

oakland-coach-abuse-b_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

oakland-coach-abuse-b_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

In a photo from Oct. 16, 2012, Oakland University women's basketball coach Beckie Francis looks over her team's practice in Rochester, Mich. Francis tells The Associated Press she was sexually assaulted by her dad, who is now deceased, from the age of 4 until she was in the seventh grade. The 47-year-old coach has decided to speak out against the problem in part because of the Jerry Sandusky scandal at Penn State. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

mls-dc-united-toronto_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

mls-dc-united-toronto_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Toronto FC 's Aaron Maund, left, blocks a shot from D.C United's Chris Pontius during first half MLS action in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

alcs-yankees-tigers-b_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

alcs-yankees-tigers-b_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez takes batting practice before Game 4 of the American League championship series against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

mcgladrey-classic-gol_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

mcgladrey-classic-gol_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Greg Owens, of England, hits his drive off the ninth tee during the first round of The McGladrey Classic PGA Tour golf tournament Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012 in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen Morton)

McGladrey Classic Gol_Hasc.jpg

McGladrey Classic Gol_Hasc.jpg

Greg Owens, of England, hits his drive off the ninth tee during the first round of The McGladrey Classic PGA Tour golf tournament Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012 in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen Morton)

20121017-180112-pic-227181599_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

20121017-180112-pic-227181599_2_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Cheerleaders at Kountze High School in Kountze, Texas, in September were told by district officials to stop using Bible verses at football games after the Freedom From Religion Foundation complained. Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott said on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, that he will defend the cheerleaders. (Beaumont Enterprise via Associated Press)

sabres-capitals-hocke_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

sabres-capitals-hocke_hasc_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom celebrates his goal with teammates Alex Ovechkin and Alexander Semin during the second period against the Buffalo Sabres, Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, in Washington. The Caps won 3-1. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Colts Jets Football_Hasc.jpg

Colts Jets Football_Hasc.jpg

New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow stands on the the sidelines in the second half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/The Record of Bergen County, Chris Pedota) ONLINE OUT; MAGS OUT; TV OUT; INTERNET OUT; NO ARCHIVING; MANDATORY CREDIT

ALCS Yankees Tigers B_Hasc.jpg

ALCS Yankees Tigers B_Hasc.jpg

**FILE** New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez takes batting practice before Game 4 of the American League Championship Series against the Detroit Tigers on Oct. 17, 2012, in Detroit. (Associated Press)

QUAKE_3741_20111017

QUAKE_3741_20111017

"Difficult Access Team" engineers Katie Francis, bottom right, and Ema Cardini, left, talk with Team Leader Erik Sohn after they finish repeling down the west front façade of the Washington National Cathedral to check for possible damage from a magnitude 5.8 earthquake that struck the East Coast on August 23, Washington, DC, Monday, October 17, 2011. (Andrew Harnik / The Washington Times)