• Former NFL running back Trent Richardson denies abuse

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Former NFL and Alabama running back Trent Richardson is denying charges that he hit his former girlfriend, who is the mother of his four children.

  • Border Patrol union takes center stage under Trump

    SOLANA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Once a week, union leaders representing U.S. Border Patrol agents host a radio show from a sleepy office park near San Diego, where studio walls are covered with an 8-by-12-foot American flag and portraits of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence.

  • Kristi Yamaguchi tweets ‘break a leg’ to Nancy Kerrigan

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A good luck tweet from Kristi Yamaguchi to former Olympic figure skating teammate Nancy Kerrigan is drawing online attention.

  • Debbie Reynolds’ son says she prepared him for her death

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Todd Fisher says his mother, Debbie Reynolds, set him up “for her leaving the planet” the day his sister and Reynolds’ daughter, Carrie Fisher, died in December.

  • Netflix/Marvel’s ‘Iron Fist’ epic fail, say viewers, critics

    NEW YORK (AP) — If your web connection seems sluggish while you’re watching “Iron Fist,” don’t blame your internet provider. The problem is the listless pace of this new Netflix series.

  • Mickelson says he won’t be called as witness in trial

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — While his name has been mentioned as a pivotal figure in a federal insider trading criminal trial, Phil Mickelson shrugged off any hint that will be hanging over him this week or in the run up to The Masters next month — both with his play and his comments.

  • Cancer free and confident, James Conner eager to get to NFL

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Conner long envisioned the day he would walk into the indoor practice facility the Pittsburgh Panthers share with the Pittsburgh Steelers and be welcomed by a sea of NFL scouts and coaches.

  • Day leaves Match Play as mother battles lung cancer

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Defending champion Jason Day tearfully withdrew from the Dell Technologies Match Play on Wednesday after six holes to be with his mother when she has lung cancer surgery.

  • Box office reaches new record, but international sales flat

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Motion Picture Association of America said Wednesday that the worldwide box office reached a record $38.6 billion in 2016, though international revenues were essentially stagnant.

  • The film is ‘CHIPS’ and ‘CHiPs TV fans are poised to hate it

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hardcore “CHiPs” fans hate it and the real California Highway Patrol seems not quite sure what to make of it.