AP source: Chiefs, Charles reach 2-year deal

Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles has reached a two-year contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs. A person familiar with the contract said the deal will keep Charles in Kansas City through the 2017 season. He spoke Wednesday on condition of anonymity because the team...
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Broncos owner giving up control due to Alzheimer’s

FILE – This Jan. 5, 2011 file photo shows Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen talking about Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway, who he named Executive V.P. of football operations during a news conference at the team’s headquarters in Englewood, Colo. Bowlen is giving up...
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Playful Pole wins Tour stage, as Nibali marches on

Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali, wearing the overall leader’s yellow jersey, celebrates on the podium of the sixteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 237.5 kilometers (147.6 miles) with start in Carcassonne and finish in Bagneres-de-Luchon, France, Tuesday,...
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Clippers CEO: Sterling staying would be ‘disaster’

FILE – In this June 15, 2009, file photo, Richard Parsons, then Chairman of Citigroup, speaks at Time Warner’s headquarters in New York. Parsons, the interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers, is is expected to be called as a witness Tuesday, July 22, 2014, to support...
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Broncos owner giving up control due to Alzheimer’s

FILE – This Jan. 5, 2011 file photo shows Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen talking about Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway, who he named Executive V.P. of football operations during a news conference at the team’s headquarters in Englewood, Colo. Bowlen is giving up...

AP NewsBreak: Cities to meet with USOC about 2024

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Leaders from the four U.S. cities in the running to bid for the 2024 Summer Games will meet with U.S. Olympic Committee leadership Friday in the first gathering to include representatives from all the major interested parties. The USOC has...
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Mavericks’ Felton pleads guilty in NYC gun case

Dallas Mavericks basketball player Raymond Felton leaves Manhattan state Supreme Court after sentencing, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Felton pleaded guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm. He admitted he knowingly had a...

Gronk cleared to play at Patriots training camp

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Rob Gronkowski has been cleared to play at the New England Patriots training camp. Coach Bill Belichick says the star tight end has been cleared after offseason knee surgery. The Patriots hold their first public practice of camp on Thursday....
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Majka wins short, steep Tour de France Stage 17

Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali, wearing the overall leader’s yellow jersey, celebrates on the podium of the sixteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 237.5 kilometers (147.6 miles) with start in Carcassonne and finish in Bagneres-de-Luchon, France, Tuesday,...
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Broncos owner giving up control due to Alzheimer’s

FILE – This Jan. 5, 2011 file photo shows Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen talking about Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway, who he named Executive V.P. of football operations during a news conference at the team’s headquarters in Englewood, Colo. Bowlen is giving up...