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PRETORIA, South Africa — The first witness in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial testified Monday to hearing “blood-curdling” screams from a woman before she heard four gunshots on the night the double-amputee Olympian killed his girlfriend....
Jayhawks’ Embiid to sit rest of regular season
LAWRENCE, Kan. — Joel Embiid will sit out the final two regular-season games for No. 8 Kansas so that he can rest a lower back strain that has already caused him to miss a game, and it’s possible the freshman center could be out through ...
Wins now mean everything in NASCAR
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Joey Logano lined up directly behind Kevin Harvick and followed him nose-to-tail around the track and across the line for the final restart. He was stalking the leader, looking for what he knew would be his only chance to ...
Woods withdraws in final round of Honda Classic
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — The road to the Masters got off to a bumpy start Sunday for Tiger Woods when he withdrew from the Honda Classic with what he said was a lower back injury....
Kevin Harvick wins second straight at Phoenix
AVONDALE, Ariz. — Kevin Harvick charged to the front early and dominated the rest of the way Sunday for his second straight Sprint Cup victory at Phoenix International Raceway....
Creamer’s 75-foot putt seals HSBC Champions victory
SINGAPORE — Paula Creamer sank a 75-foot eagle putt on the second playoff hole against Azahara Munoz to win the HSBC Women’s Champions on Sunday for her first LPGA title since the 2010 U.S. Women’s Open....
Sefolosha out four to six weeks with calf strain
OKLAHOMA CITY — Thunder guard Thabo Sefolosha will miss four to six weeks with a left calf strain....
Detroit Tigers’ lineup up in the air
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Austin Jackson has already bounced around the batting order a bit at spring training, hitting fifth, sixth and even fourth for the Detroit Tigers....
Wiggins brothers ready for their time to shine
WICHITA, Kan. — Nick Wiggins stood on the court at Koch Arena with one arm around mom, the other around dad, his second-ranked Shockers having just finished a 31-0 regular season. For once, it was the older brother of Kansas star Andrew ...
Billie Jean King’s post-Olympic perspective
NEW YORK — Billie Jean King’s taxi ride home after the Sochi Olympics included a revelation. She learned Jason Collins joined the Brooklyn Nets, becoming the first openly gay male player among the four major U.S. professional sports....
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