Phoenix a surprising No. 1 in our Power Rankings

We don't expect the Suns to stay atop John Galinsky's Power Rankings all season.

Jindal speaks on hurricane readiness

LOUISIANA — Tropical depression Ida is no longer a threat to Louisiana. Governor Jindal said the state made sure they were ready just in case. Several state agencies were on hand at a news conference yesterday where Governor Jindal u

Jeter, Tex win Gold Gloves; Hunter, Ichiro get 9th

Derek Jeter has won his fourth Gold Glove at shortstop, joining New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira among the American League players honored for fielding excellence. Los Angeles Angels center fielder Torii Hunter and Seattle right fielder

Sooners lose 3 more starters for rest of season

The Oklahoma Sooners will be without senior guard Brody Eldridge and senior defensive end Auston English for the rest of the season. Coach Bob Stoops said late Monday that neither will return after suffering injuries during Saturday's 10-3 loss at N

Schein 9: Peyton heads first-half award winners

It's halftime of the NFL season, so Adam Schein gives out his awards.

Iowa QB Stanzi 'very doubtful' for final 2 games

Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz says junior quarterback Ricky Stanzi has had surgery to repair a severely sprained ankle and is "very doubtful" for Iowa's final two regular season games. Stanzi injured his right ankle in the second quarter of No.

Two key Oklahoma senior starters done for year

The Oklahoma Sooners will be without senior guard Brody Eldridge and senior defensive end Auston English for the rest of the season. Coach Bob Stoops said late Monday that neither will return after suffering injuries during Saturday's 10-3 loss at N

Affidavit: Remark about woman led to UConn killing

An arrest warrant affidavit says the fight that led to the stabbing death of University of Connecticut football player Jasper Howard began when one of his teammates "disrespected" a woman at a school-sponsored dance. The affidavit released Tuesday a

Ida downgraded to tropical storm

DAUPHIN ISLAND, ALABAMA — Ida sloshed ashore with rain and gusty winds before losing its tropical storm strength Tuesday, leaving weather-hardened Gulf Coast residents largely unscathed. The U.S.