Jets to release Pro Bowl RB Jones, let him become free agent

The New York Jets will release running back Thomas Jones this week, allowing the leader of the NFL's top-ranked rushing offense to become a free agent.

Pierce set to return from thumb injury for Celtics

Boston Celtics captain Paul Pierce says he is ready to return after missing three games with a sprained right thumb.

Feds contact A-Rod over accused Canadian doctor

Yankees star Alex Rodriguez has been contacted by federal investigators regarding a Canadian doctor accused of selling an unapproved drug.

Hoyas won't have leading scorer vs. No. 10 WVU tonight

Austin Freeman, Georgetown's leading scorer and top 3-point shooter, will miss the 19th-ranked Hoyas' game against No.

Suspected serial killer headed to trial

LAFAYETTE - A suspected serial killer will stand trial tomorrow in Lafayette. Jury selection is expected to begin in the attempted murder trial for Jeffery Lee uillory. He is accused of beating a woman in a wooded area back in 2007.

Some Iraq, Afghanistan war veterans criticize movie 'Hurt Locker' as inaccurate

Time magazine called "The Hurt Locker" "a near-perfect war film," but Ryan Gallucci, an Iraq war veteran, had to turn the movie off three times, he says, "or else I would have thrown my remote through the television

Tigers star says he's sober, but denies alcohol problem

Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera wants to clear a few things up after the ugly incident last fall, right before his team surrendered the American League Central Division title to the Twins.

Weekly Wrap: Lobos had biggest win

Amid a rash of upsets, Lobos' signature win demands attention.

Notre Dame star Harangody may not return this season

Notre Dame coach Mike Brey says there's a chance forward Luke Harangody may not return this season from a bone bruise to his right knee.

Supreme Court scrutinizes state, local gun control

WASHINGTON - Gun control advocates think, if not pray, they can win by losing when the Supreme Court decides whether the constitutional right to possess guns serves as a check on state and local regulation of firear