• House speaker: PawSox stadium less likely to move forward

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Plans to build a stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox in downtown Providence are less likely to move forward because of new hurdles, including that Brown University wants $10 million for part of the land, House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello said Thursday.

  • The Latest: Details released about Bucks arena funding

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee development and financial officials are giving the public its first official look at the final piece of a $500 million funding plan for a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks. Here’s the latest (all times local):

  • Milwaukee funding for new NBA arena goes before public

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The public’s first opportunity to formally comment on part of a $500 million funding plan to build a new Milwaukee Bucks arena attracted an overflow crowd Monday evening, with one group questioning how the city has enough money to help pay for the project but not neighborhood or school investments.

  • Atlanta Braves employees stand at the portal of section 401 near where fan Gregory K. Murrey, 60, Alpharetta, Ga., fell from the top deck to his death during Saturday's game between the Braves and the New York Yankees, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)  MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; WXIA-TV OUT; WGCL-TV OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT )

    Fan’s death at Braves game raises stadium safety questions

    ATLANTA (AP) — The death of a longtime Braves season-ticket holder raises questions about the height of guard rails at the team’s new stadium that is to open in 2017.

  • Ashley Kenner holds her daughter Alice, 10 months, and a sign proclaiming no Stadium no State dollars during a rally against the PawSox Triple-A baseball team's proposed new stadium located on this seven-plus acres lot on the edge of downtown Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Providence, R.I. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

    Stadium opponents to rally at waterfront land eyed by PawSox

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — This land is your land. This land is my land.

  • Fund set up in honor of Vikings stadium worker who died

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A fund has been set up in memory of the construction worker who died last week in a fall at the new Minnesota Vikings stadium under construction in downtown Minneapolis.

  • Louisville plans $55 million expansion of football stadium

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville plans a $55 million expansion that will make Cardinal Stadium the state’s largest at 65,000 seats upon completion, the school announced Friday.

  • Documents: Commission racked up $150K on PawSox stadium deal

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The state agency that owns the waterfront land where the Pawtucket Red Sox want to build a stadium racked up nearly $150,000 by mid-July in legal and consulting fees to review the proposal, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press through a records request.