With Nathan out, Twins tab Rauch closer

The Minnesota Twins have named right-hander Jon Rauch their closer.

Lakers sign Bryant to 3-year extension

Kobe Bryant is staying with the Los Angeles Lakers for another three years.

Elin, Charlie Woods attend tennis match

As Tiger Woods prepares to play The Masters, wife Elin takes in a sporting event with a cute, much younger guy.

Parker agrees to 1-yr deal with Redskins

The Washington Redskins have added yet another veteran running back to the roster, agreeing to terms with Willie Parker for a one-year deal.

Paper apologizes for target on Coach K

The Indianapolis Star newspaper has apologized to Duke University after some of Friday's editions included an illustration of coach Mike Krzyzewski with horns and a target drawn on his head.

Roddick, Berdych in Key Biscayne final

Andy Roddick rallied to beat Rafael Nadal in their semifinal Friday at the Sony Ericsson Open, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3.

Cowboys release LT Adams, S Hamlin

The Dallas Cowboys have released five-time Pro Bowl offensive tackle Flozell Adams and safety Ken Hamlin two years after both signed long-term contracts.

Purdue signs Painter through 2016-17

Purdue coach Matt Painter has signed a new contract that will keep him leading the Boilermakers through the 2016-17 season. <

Acadiana teacher accused of sexually exploiting students

LAFAYETTE - An Acadiana High School teacher has been accused of sexually exploiting children. Police say Comeaux High's Stephen McKay opened up his apartment for students to use for sexual purposes. Witnesses say McKay also held parties and ser