Stroud confident, but fueled by doubts

Stroud confident, but fueled by doubts

COLUMBUS — Based on three small pieces of evidence many people see C.J. Stroud as the early leader to win the starting quarterback job at Ohio S...

August 4th, 2021 |  


Olympic Roundup: Track records keep falling

Olympic Roundup: Track records keep falling

TOKYO (AP) — The Tokyo Games just keep producing some of the fasted moments the world has ever seen on the track. A day after the men’s 40...

August 4th, 2021 |  


Black women, across generations, heed Biles’ Olympic example

Black women, across generations, heed Biles’ Olympic example

NEW YORK (AP) — Naomi Osaka. Simone Biles. Both are prominent young Black women under the pressure of a global Olympic spotlight that few human ...

August 4th, 2021 |  



No team gold, but U.S. women show depth during Tokyo stay

No team gold, but U.S. women show depth during Tokyo stay

TOKYO (AP) — Simone Biles is taking a break. Maybe a permanent one. Sunisa Lee, Jade Carey, Jordan Chiles and Grace McCallum are all basically s...

August 4th, 2021 |  


EXPLAINER: What happens when Olympics and politics collide?

EXPLAINER: What happens when Olympics and politics collide?

TOKYO (AP) — For all the International Olympic Committee talks of staying neutral, its games have long proven to be essentially and sometimes ov...

August 4th, 2021 |  


NASCAR to require masks in enclosed areas going forward

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — NASCAR is adjusting its health protocols as COVID-19 cases increase across the country. Beginning with this weekend...

August 4th, 2021 |  


Lowly Twins take advantage of leaky bullpen in 7-5 stunner

Lowly Twins take advantage of leaky bullpen in 7-5 stunner

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jorge Polanco delivered a go-ahead, three-run homer in the ninth inning, lifting the Minnesota Twins to a 7-5 victory over the...

August 4th, 2021 |  


Olympics Latest: De Grasse of Canada wins gold in 200 meters

Olympics Latest: De Grasse of Canada wins gold in 200 meters

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronav...

August 4th, 2021 |  


8-under 28 wins weekly senior outing at Elks

8-under 28 wins weekly senior outing at Elks

With an eagle on No. 2 the team of Dick Mitchener, Jim Jones, Bill Ross and Jeff Watkins won the Senior Golf League outing Tuesday at the Elks 797 Gol...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Last stand: Outspoken Berry says goodbye to the Tokyo Games

Last stand: Outspoken Berry says goodbye to the Tokyo Games

TOKYO (AP) — The stage was all hers, so Gwen Berry pounded on her chest and extended her right fist after she was introduced for the hammer thro...

August 3rd, 2021 |