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Canada's Wigginton returning to Iowa State for sophomore season

Canada's Wigginton returning to Iowa State for sophomore season

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State guard Lindell Wigginton says he is withdrawing from consideration for the NBA Draft and returning to school for his sophomore season. The native of Dartmouth, N.S., who averaged 16.7 points and 2.
Alvarez, Poirier rematch the headliner of UFC's return to Calgary

Alvarez, Poirier rematch the headliner of UFC's return to Calgary

CALGARY — UFC Fight Night in Calgary has some amends to make for UFC 149.
Serena Williams launches fashion collection of her own

Serena Williams launches fashion collection of her own

NEW YORK — Serena Williams has launched a fashion collection soon after participating in her first major tennis tournament in 16 months, dressed in a black "warrior princess" catsuit, no less.
Canadian Peter Polansky drops first-round match at French Open in four sets

Canadian Peter Polansky drops first-round match at French Open in four sets

PARIS — The Canadian contingent in the men's singles draw at the French Open is down to one. Peter Polansky of Thornhill, Ont., dropped a 6-3, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 decision to Pierre-Hughes Herbert of France in a first-round match that concluded Wednesday.
Sylvester Stallone making biopic about boxer Jack Johnson

Sylvester Stallone making biopic about boxer Jack Johnson

NEW YORK — Days after the presidential pardon of Jack Johnson, Sylvester Stallone has announced plans for a biopic on the first African-American heavyweight champion.
Korean unity at Vatican? Not so fast, but pope cheers anyway

Korean unity at Vatican? Not so fast, but pope cheers anyway

VATICAN CITY — South Korean taekwondo athletes have performed for Pope Francis, after a planned show of Korean unity at the Vatican fell apart when the North pulled out at the last minute.
Guerrero Jr. living up to his baseball pedigree in double-A New Hampshire

Guerrero Jr. living up to his baseball pedigree in double-A New Hampshire

MANCHESTER, N.H. — One of the many wonders about Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is what he is still doing in the minors.
Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games MLB American League Cleveland 7, Chicago White Sox 3 N.Y. Yankees 6, Houston 5, (10 innings) Boston 8, Toronto 3 L.A.
Court to consider fraud investigator in NFL concussion case

Court to consider fraud investigator in NFL concussion case

PHILADELPHIA — A federal judge in Philadelphia is scheduled to hear arguments in the NFL's request for a special investigator to look into what the league says are fraudulent claims in a $1 billion concussion settlement.
Leon (HR, 2 2B) leads Red Sox to 8-3 win over Blue Jays

Leon (HR, 2 2B) leads Red Sox to 8-3 win over Blue Jays

BOSTON — Red Sox manager Alex Cora doesn't think about his team's torrid start. He wonders how much better it can be.