Man convicted of murder in hot car death to be sentenced

Published Dec. 4 2016 @ 6:55pm

A judge is set to sentence a Georgia man Monday after a jury last month found that he intentionally left his toddler son in a hot SUV to die.

Army Corps blocks Dakota Access oil pipeline route

Published Dec. 4 2016

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won't grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline...

Temporary cell tower up and running after tornado in Athens, Tenn.

Published Dec. 4 2016

Residents in Athens, Tenn., have cellphone access again thanks to a temporary tower put up by U.S. Cellular, according to...

Berry's 2 picks carry Chiefs to 29-28 win over Falcons

Published Dec. 4 2016

Eric Berry returned an interception for a touchdown, and then brought back another pick for a 2-point conversion that gave...

No conference title? No problem. It's happened before

Published Dec. 4 2016

Ohio State didn't win the Big Ten, but the Buckeyes will play for a much bigger prize. Their national title...

Fiesta Bowl could be a QB showdown

Published Dec. 4 2016

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Ohio State did not play in the Big Ten championship game a year ago and ended...

Washington could be the toughest test for Alabama's defense

Published Dec. 4 2016

Alabama's stingy defense will face perhaps its toughest test against Jake Browning and Washington.

Committee picks Alabama, Washington, Ohio State and Clemson

Published Dec. 4 2016

Alabama will play Washington and Ohio State is set to face Clemson in the College Football Playoff semifinals.

No. 8 Penn St. rallies to beat No. 6 Wisconsin 38-31 for Big 10 title

Published Dec. 4 2016

Trace McSorley threw four touchdown passes Saturday night and No. 8 Penn State stunned No. 6 Wisconsin 38-31, rallying from...

Watson accounts for 5 TDs, Clemson beats Virginia Tech 42-35

Published Dec. 3 2016

Deshaun Watson bolstered his Heisman Trophy candidacy by passing for three touchdowns and running for two more to lead third-ranked...

Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial

Published Dec. 3 2016

U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who's accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post...

Green Party drops bid for statewide Pennsylvania recount

Published Dec. 3 2016

Green Party-backed voters dropped a court case Saturday night that had sought to force a statewide recount of Pennsylvania's Nov....

No. 14 West Virginia beats Baylor 24-21 to get to 10 wins

Published Dec. 3 2016

Skyler Howard threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score, and No. 14 West Virginia held on for a...

Texas officials: 1 killed, 7 hurt in high school bus crash

Published Dec. 3 2016

A woman was killed and seven other people were injured when a semitrailer crashed into a bus carrying a...

A brief run by Tiger, and now everyone chasing Matsuyama

Published Dec. 3 2016

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - Tiger Woods started with brief run at the lead. Hideki Matsuyama ended Saturday at the Hero...

No. 11 UCLA upsets top-ranked Kentucky 97-92

Published Dec. 3 2016

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Isaac Hamilton scored 19 points, T.J. Leaf had 17 with 13 rebounds and No. 11 UCLA...

Chef credited with inventing General Tso's Chicken has died

Published Dec. 3 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - The chef credited with inventing General Tso's Chicken, a world-famous Chinese dish smothered in a sweet...

At least 9 killed in warehouse fire, dozens still missing

Published Dec. 3 2016

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - At least nine people died in a blaze that broke out during a party in a...

Intense Syrian bombing of besieged Aleppo, troops advance

Published Dec. 3 2016

ALEPPO, Syria (AP) - Syrian warplanes, artillery and mortar rounds have pounded areas in the eastern rebel-held Aleppo enclave, killing...

For Russia, Trump presidency offers hope of sanctions relief

Published Dec. 3 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) - Russia's government staunchly denies reports that it tampered in the U.S. election or supported either candidate, but...