• ‘Superfly’ Snuka testifies he can’t remember mom’s name

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Pro wrestler Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka testified at his mental competency hearing on Friday and often seemed confused as he was questioned by a judge who will decide whether he can stand trial on charges he killed his girlfriend in 1983.

  • Bergman goes on DL as Rockies shake up bullpen

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Colorado Rockies placed right-handed reliever Christian Bergman on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left oblique and moved around pitchers to shake up their bullpen.

  • Joint effort on Florida mental hospitals wins APME honors

    NEW YORK (AP) — A joint effort of the Sarasota Herald-Tribune and the Tampa Bay Times exposing treacherous and violent conditions in Florida’s state-funded mental hospitals won top honors in the 2016 Associated Press Media Editors Innovation in Journalism Awards.

  • Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Mike Foltynewicz throws against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, May 19, 2016, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

    Foltynewicz falters as Braves fall to Pirates 8-2

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Foltynewicz knew finding a way to improve upon his previous start — eight shutout innings against the world champion Kansas City Royals — was going to be difficult.

  • Pittsburgh Pirates' Gregory Polanco,left, is greeted by third base coach Rick Sofield, right, as he rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Mike Foltynewicz in the second inning of a baseball game, Thursday, May 19, 2016, in Pittsburgh.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

    Polanco powers Pirates by Braves 8-2

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco homered and tripled, John Jaso collected three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates rolled by the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Thursday night.

  • Braves SS Aybar out after getting bone stuck in throat

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Atlanta Braves removed infielder Erick Aybar from the starting lineup for Thursday’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates after getting a chicken bone stuck in his throat.

  • In this Oct. 26, 2009 file photo, comedian Bill Cosby, left, and his wife Camille appear at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts before he received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in Washington. Cosby is spending millions of dollars on teams of high-priced lawyers across the country amid a cascade of sexual assault allegations, defamation claims and insurance disputes. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

    Cosby spends millions as lawsuits, criminal case rage on

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In any given week, teams of high-priced lawyers fan out across the country to defend Bill Cosby amid a cascade of sexual assault allegations, defamation claims and insurance disputes.

  • Ex-NFL player chosen to be next Pittsburgh schools head

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Officials say a former professional football player has been tapped to be the next superintendent of Pittsburgh Public Schools.

  • Indiana’s offense sputters without Sudfeld, Howard

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Nate Sudfeld threw a handful of passes on Saturday but all of them came on the sideline at Beaver Stadium.