Star witness in Aaron Hernandez trial is grilled by defense

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez speaks to defense attorney Michelle Medina during his double murder trial in Suffolk Superior Court, Tuesday, March 21, 2017, in Boston. Hernandez is on trial for the July 2012 killings of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro...

Bonds rejoins Giants as special adviser, calls team ‘family’

FILE – In this June 28, 2016, file photo, Miami Marlins hitting coach Barry Bonds looks from the dugout during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit. Bonds has joined the San Francisco Giants front office as a special adviser, the team...

Puerto Rico edges Netherlands 4-3 in 11 to reach WBC final

Puerto Rico team members celebrate their win over the Netherlands in a semifinal in the World Baseball Classic in Los Angeles, Monday, March 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carlos Correa was 17 and watching the World Baseball Classic on television four...

Trump rips NFL QB Kaepernick during speech in Kentucky

President Donald Trump points as he speaks during a rally at the Kentucky Exposition Center, Monday, March 20, 2017, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AP) — President Donald Trump has taken a swipe at controversial NFL quarterback Colin...

‘If you can play, play’: Chris Bosh speaks on rest debate

FILE – In this Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, file photo, Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh smiles during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game between Miami and Duke in Coral Gables, Fla. Bosh never wanted to take games off as a player, and would give anything to be...

Three No. 1 seeds, endless optimism among Sweet 16 teams

Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes (10) scores the game-winning basket against Villanova guard Mikal Bridges (25) with 11 seconds to play in the second half of a second-round men’s college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Saturday, March 18, 2017, in Buffalo, N.Y....

Oregon and Quinnipiac crash women’s Sweet 16 field

Quinnipiac head coach Tricia Fabbri reacts after defeating Miami 85-78 in a second round game in the NCAA women’s college basketball tournament, Monday, March 20, 2017, in Coral Gables, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) NEW YORK (AP) — Oregon and Quinnipiac are crashing...

3 Minnesota footballers cleared by school in assault case

FILE – In this Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, file photo, Minnesota running back Kobe McCrary (22) runs the ball for a touchdown during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Illinois at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill. McCrary and two other players were...

Curry shoves, Thompson shoots and Warriors roll Thunder

From left, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Semaj Christon (6) and guard Russell Westbrook, Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) and guard Klay Thompson, and Thunder forward Taj Gibson (22) get into a tussle during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma...

Silver tells NBA team owners to take note of rest issue

Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James watches from the bench during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers, Saturday, March 18, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) MIAMI (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sent a memo to the...