• In this June 7, 2015, file photo, rapper Chris Brown performs at the 2015 Hot 97 Summer Jam at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Authorities said officers responded to singer Brown's Los Angeles home early Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, after a woman called police seeking assistance. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP, File)

    Singer arrested on suspicion of assault with deadly weapon

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police arrested singer Chris Brown on Tuesday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after a woman called hours earlier from outside his Los Angeles home and said she needed help.

  • Former NFL quarterback, Tim Tebow smiles during a work out for baseball scouts and the media during a showcase on the campus of the University of Southern California, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016 in Los Angeles. The Heisman Trophy winner works out for a big gathering of scouts on USC's campus in an attempt to start a career in a sport he hasn't played regularly since high school. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

    Determined to chase dream, Tebow shows power in MLB workout

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tim Tebow crushed a batting-practice fastball with a confident left-handed swing, sending it into the trees next to the scoreboard beyond right field.

  • In this March 15, 2012 file photo, Ben Gleitzman uses a traffic and navigation app called Waze as he drives to work in Menlo Park, Calif. Google is set to expand a San Francisco carpooling program that could morph into a showdown with its one-time ally, the popular ride-hailing service Uber. The program allows anyone using the Waze app to offer a ride to a limited pool of people trying to get to work or home. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

    Google to expand Waze carpooling service in San Francisco

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is preparing to expand a San Francisco carpooling program in a move that could that could set up a showdown with its one-time ally, the popular ride-hailing service Uber.

    Updated: 5:16 pm

  • Police investigating USC linebacker in sex assault case

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A University of Southern California football player is being investigated on suspicion of sexual assault in Utah.

  • Backup QBs to share spotlight in Raiders preseason finale

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Raiders’ preseason game against Seattle means nothing in the big picture other than being the final hurdle before the regular season.

  • In this Sunday, July 31, 2016 file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) throws as quarterback Blaine Gabbert watches during NFL football training camp in Santa Clara, Calif. Colin Kaepernick will get one more chance to impress coach Chip Kelly before the San Francisco 49ers announce their starting quarterback even as the debate surrounding Kaepernick's refusal to stand for the national anthem remains heated. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

    As anthem controversy simmers, Kaepernick prepares to play

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Colin Kaepernick will get one more chance to impress coach Chip Kelly before the San Francisco 49ers announce their starting quarterback even as the debate surrounding Kaepernick’s refusal to stand for the national anthem remains heated.

    Updated: 4:20 pm

  • LA Sparks sign veteran F/C Sandrine Gruda for 2nd stint

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Sparks have signed forward-center Sandrine Gruda for her second stint with the WNBA team.

  • Nebraska AP high school football rankings

    The Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, season record, previous week’s result and this week’s opponent. The rankings are based on a formula that includes ratings from the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star plus experts for each class. Class A: Dale Miller, Grand Island Independent. Class B: Jeff Fielder, Scottsbluff Star-Herald. Class C1: Nick Benes, Norfolk Daily News. Class C2: Brent Wasinius, Fremont Tribune. Class D1: Andrew Bottrell, North Platte Telegraph. Class D2: Nick Blasnitz, Hastings Tribune.

  • In a Dec. 9, 1977 file photo, actor Gene Wilder is shown during an interview with Jean Claude Bouis at his New York City Hotel. Wilder’s nephew said Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, that the actor and writer died late Sunday at his home in Stamford, Connecticut, from complications from Alzheimer’s disease. He was 83. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

    Comic performer Gene Wilder kept his serious side off camera

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Revered as a comedic and storytelling genius by Hollywood’s top entertainers, Gene Wilder was a humble man who downplayed his comic gifts, was a serious director and remained deferential to his longtime collaborator, Mel Brooks.

  • Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols, left, is congratulated by Mike Trout, center, as Kole Calhoun watches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Trout, Pujols homer while Angels beat Reds 9-2

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout and Albert Pujols are having milestone seasons, even if the Los Angeles Angels are having a forgettable one.