Mets finish off sweep of Dodgers

John Maine returned from an odd injury to pitch into the seventh inning, and the New York Mets beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 Wednesday to complete their best homestand in more than 20 years.

Legislators reject same-sex adoption

BATON ROUGE - State senators rejected a bill to let same sex parents adopt children together in the Pelican State. They argued adoptions would encourage immoral behavior and violate the spirit of a consitutional ban on gay marriage.

Kobe boasts NBA's top-selling jersey

Kobe Bryant again is atop the list of the NBA's most popular jerseys.

Endorsement out of Derby, Interactif won't run

Sunland Derby winner Endorsement is out of the Kentucky Derby with an ankle injury and Interactif won't be entered in the Run for the Roses.

Kentucky Derby favorite Lookin At Lucky draws No. 1 post

Lookin At Lucky has been made the early 3-1 favorite for the Kentucky Derby, with Sidney's Candy as the second choice in a full field of 20 horses.