Thrashers sign 48-year-old Chelios, 11-time All-Star

The Atlanta Thrashers have signed 48-year-old defenseman Chris Chelios.

Arenas not nervous about sentencing in gun case

In his first interview since pleading guilty to a felony gun charge in January, Gilbert Arenas also tells The Associated Press he's not nervous about his sentencing date later this month — as long as the judge goes off the "real story" of what

Hill: What team will want Iverson?

Here's the question: What NBA team could possibly want Allen Iverson now?

FEMA maps could cause higher rates

Senator David Vitter wants FEMA to stop updating flood maps in certain areas. On Monday, the Louisiana Republican said that many areas could face a rise in insurance rates if FEMA is allowed to update maps before levee rapairs are done. Lafourc

Lafayette school board voting on new high school

LAFAYETTE - The Lafayette school board is set to vote on the creation of a new high school. The board will likely vote Wednesday on a measure that will transform N.P.

D-backs give phenom Upton six-year, $51.25M deal

The Diamondbacks are close on a new contract for right fielder Justin Upton, according to major league sources.

Daly's Tour file littered with suspensions, alcohol rehab

John Daly has been suspended five times and cited 21 times for not giving his best effort on the PGA Tour.

Kentucky Senator blocks more spending

On the floor of the Senate, Republican Jim Bunning of Kentucky just defended the position he's taken that has delayed an extension of jobless benefits for the nation's unemployed and has forced the furlough of about