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Detroit official: Debt plan ‘adjustments’ possible

Graphic illustrates Detroit’s slow decline into bankruptcy, featuring charts showing the city’s population, unemployment rates and revenue decline.; 2c x 6 inches; 96.3 mm x 152 mm; Graphic illustrates Detroit’s slow decline into bankruptcy, featuring charts...
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Ex-Virginia gov., wife guilty of public corruption

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, center, is mobbed by media as he gets into a car with his son, Bobby, right, after he and his wife, former first lady Maureen McDonnell, were convicted on multiple counts of corruption at Federal Court in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014....
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McIlroy shares lead at BMW Championship

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, tees off on the 10th hole during the first round of the BMW Championship golf tournament at Cherry Hills Country Club in Cherry Hills Village, Colo., Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley) Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, tees off...

New York newspaper sacks Washington nickname

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the nation’s largest newspapers says it will no longer use the name Redskins when writing about Washington’s NFL team. The Daily News of New York said Thursday in a lead editorial titled “Sack the Name” that the reference...

Steve Moore glad to be done with legal ordeal

TORONTO (AP) — Steve Moore says the 10 years since his NHL career ended with an on-ice attack have been “long and trying,” but he is glad to be done with the legal ordeal. Moore’s multimillion-dollar lawsuit against Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver...
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Rivera: Newton a game-time decision for Bucs

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) walks around the edge of the field during warmup before the NFL preseason football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic) Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1)...
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Cilic upsets Berdych in 3 sets in U.S. Open quarters

Marin Cilic, of Croatia, reacts after winning a game against Tomas Berdych, of the Czech Republic, during the quarterfinals of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) Marin Cilic, of Croatia, reacts after winning a game...

Tom Brady skips practice with calf injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady is nursing a calf injury that forced him to miss practice for New England’s opener Sunday at Miami. The Patriots announced the reason for the quarterback’s absence Thursday in their daily participation and injury report. He...
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Martina Hingis returns to US Open doubles final

Martina Hingis, right, hugs Flavia Pennetta after the two defeated Cara Black and Sania Mirza in a semifinal doubles match of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) Martina Hingis, right, hugs Flavia Pennetta after the...
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Year after doping ban, Cilic reaches US Open semis

Marin Cilic, of Croatia, reacts after defeating Tomas Berdych, of the Czech Republic, during the quarterfinals of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in New York.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig) Marin Cilic, of Croatia, reacts after defeating Tomas Berdych, of the...