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Conflicting reports emerge about Russia suspending adoptions

MOSCOW – A Foreign Ministry spokesman said Thursday that adoptions of Russian children by U.S. families had been suspended, although other Russian and U.S. officials disputed this.

Thursday NHL Playoff action

Caps set to begin another quest for Stanley Cup.

Browns talking to Rams about trade for No. 1 overall pick

Cleveland Browns general manager Tom Heckert says the team has had talks with the St. Louis Rams about moving up in the NFL draft to take quarterback Sam Bradford with the No.

Abortion bill heads to House for discussion

BATON ROUGE - A Jindal administration bill that would bar health insurance coverage for elective abortions in Louisiana is headed to the House for debate. Representative Frank Hoffmann, a Republican out of west Monroe, introduced the bill.

New NCAA rule: High-stepping, taunting will cost teams points

Eye black with messages and wedge blocks will be banned from college football this fall, and taunting in the field of play will start costing teams points in 2011.

'Unacceptable': 76ers fire coach after 27-55 season

The Philadelphia 76ers have fired coach Eddie Jordan after one season.