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Leafs-Senators game postponed after shootings

Police teams enter Centre Block at Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014. A soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial was shot by an unknown gunman and people reported hearing gunfire inside the halls of Parliament. Prime Minister Stephen Harper was...

Novak Djokovic welcomes baby boy Stefan

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Novak Djokovic is a proud father. The top-ranked tennis player tweeted Wednesday that he and his wife, Jelena, were celebrating the birth of their first child — a boy named Stefan. “Stefan, our baby angel was born!” Djokovic...

No. 9 Georgia to ask for Gurley’s reinstatement

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia will file a request with the NCAA for tailback Todd Gurley’s eligibility to be reinstated. Gurley has been suspended for the last two games while Georgia investigated allegations he broke NCAA rules by receiving improper benefits. Coach...
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Halep routs Serena Williams at WTA Finals

Serena Williams of the U.S. sits in her chair between games during her singles match against Romania’s Simona Halep at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) Serena Williams of the U.S. sits in her chair between games during her...
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Pistorius spends first night in single jail cell

people walk outside the Kgosi Mampuru Correctional Services prison in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years imprisonment at the facility by judge Thokozile Masipais for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year. (AP...
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Buster’s back: Posey tries to add 3rd Series ring

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey talks to the media during baseball player availability at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. The Kansas City Royals will host the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 of the World Series on Oct. 21. (AP Photo/Orlin...
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Royals’ Cain, Holland learning about fatherhood

Kansas City Royals’ Lorenzo Cain talks during a media availability, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Royals are scheduled to play Game 1 of baseball’s World Series against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Kansas City...
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Hats off! Royals get old-timey with tip o’ the hat

FILE – This photo provided by the Library of Congress shows uniformly well-dressed men filling the right field stands to watch an Opening Day baseball game between the New York Highlanders and Philadelphia Athletics at Hilltop Park in New York. Nobody seems to know when the...

Olympic leaders to finalize Bach’s reform package

LONDON (AP) — IOC leaders gather in the Swiss lakeside town of Montreux this week to put the finishing touches on a package of reforms, including changes to the bidding process and sports program and creation of an Olympic television channel. IOC President Thomas Bach...

Dufner returns from injury at Perth International

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Jason Dufner is set to return to tournament play on Thursday at the Perth International after missing nearly three months of golf in which he “totally detached” himself from the sport and didn’t watch any of the Ryder Cup on...