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Legendary sports broadcaster George Michael dead at 70

George Michael, a mainstay on the Washington, D.C., sports television scene for decades who reached a national audience with "The George Michael Sports Machine" highlights show, has died.

Delhomme done for rest of '09; future in Carolina unclear

The Carolina Panthers placed quarterback Jake Delhomme on injured reserve Thursday with a broken finger on his throwing hand, ending his worst season as a pro.

Source: Uribe close to deal with Giants

Juan Uribe is close to returning to the Giants on a one-year contract with a club option for 2011, according to a major-league source.

Celtics say Pierce's knee infection 'serious'

The Boston Celtics don't expect Paul Pierce back any time soon.

Capps takes 1-year, $3.5M deal to be Nats' closer

Reliever Matt Capps reached a preliminary agreement early Thursday on a $3.5 million, one-year contract with the Washington Nationals.

Buckeyes' Small, Rose suspended for Rose Bowl

The Buckeyes will be missing two more players for the Rose Bowl. Coach Jim Tressell says Ray Small and Rob Rose are both suspended.

No. 23 Utah tops Cal in Poinsettia Bowl

Jordan Wynn threw for a career-high 338 yards and three touchdowns to rally No.

Golf Digest suspends Tiger's monthly columns

Golf Digest will suspend Tiger Woods' monthly instructional columns while the golfer is on indefinite leave from golf, the magazine announced Wednesday.

No. 6 West Virginia fights off No. 15 Ole Miss

Wellington Smith scored 17 of his career-high 19 points in the second half and No. 6 West Virginia used a huge rebounding edge and a big helping of second-half 3-pointers to beat No.

Senator McCaskill defends health care bill

WASHINGTON - With the health care bill going to a final vote tomorrow Democrats are fighting back against Republican criticisms about the bill. Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill responded to opposition of the health care reform bill stating the