Westwood takes early lead at Sawgrass

Tiger Woods makes the cut at The Players with 3 under.

Feds: Taylor says he paid for sex

Disgraced gridiron great Lawrence Taylor admitted paying for sex at a suburban Holiday Inn where police say he raped a 16-year-old runaway, federal prosecutors said Friday in a criminal complaint against the girl's alleged pimp.

All-Pro DT Haynesworth absent again from Redskins minicamp

Albert Haynesworth was absent again Friday when the Washington Redskins opened their second voluntary minicamp under new coach Mike Shanahan.

Davis charged with sex trafficking in Lawrence Taylor case

The man who authorities say set up football star Lawrence Taylor with a 16-year-old runaway has been charged with sex trafficking of a child.

RSA police chief: I hope U.S. loses

South Africa police chief wants U.S. to lose so president won't attend

Reports say lax player, woman involved in past altercations

Police in Virginia are investigating reports that a slain University of Virginia lacrosse player and a student charged in her death had been involved in previous altercations.

State Representatives don't move forward with cell phone bill

BATON ROUGE — State Representatives decided to not go forward with a bill involving driving with cell phones. The Legislation would have allowed police to pull over people using a hand-held cell phone while driving. The bill could come up

Calhoun signs 5-year deal to stay

Connecticut basketball coach Jim Calhoun, coming off a year marred by health problems, an NCAA investigation and a disappointing performance on the court, has signed a 5-year, $13 million contract.