• New $1.6B Atlanta stadium rises; now old one to be destroyed

    ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta’s new $1.6 billion stadium — home to the NFL’s Falcons and the city’s hugely popular pro soccer team — has successfully risen, despite a series of construction delays over its complex retractable roof.

  • 2 high school coaches on leave amid hazing allegations

    JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Two coaches at the Westside School District in Jonesboro are on paid administrative leave as the school investigates possible hazing involving the football team.

  • 3 indicted in fatal carjacking of St. Louis-area coach

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Three people have been charged in a series of carjackings in St. Louis, including a crime that resulted in the death of a high school football coach.

  • With 1-win season, high school football team makes playoffs

    HUDSON, N.C. (AP) — A football team that finished the regular season with just one win is headed to the second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association playoffs.