Browns’ Poyer Released From Hospital After Kidney Injury

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns safety Jordan Poyer has been discharged from the hospital after one of his kidneys was lacerated by a vicious hit. Poyer was taken to Nashville’s Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital by ambulance during Sunday’s 28-26 loss to the Tennessee Titans. The...

Official: Thousands of Indiana voter registrations altered

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s chief elections official said Tuesday that thousands of voter registrations were altered, raising concerns about possible fraud and prompting her office to warn voters to check whether their information is correct online and vote early to...

Eli Manning just wants Beckham to keep playing football

AP Photo/Bill Kostroun EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — For those who thought Eli Manning was getting a little tired of the weekly antics of Odell Beckham Jr. – guess again. The New York Giants veteran quarterback said Tuesday that everything is just fine between him and...

Cubs drop slumping Heyward from lineup for Game 3 of NLCS

AP Photo/David J. Phillip LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cubs manager Joe Maddon has made some changes in Chicago’s starting lineup for Game 3 of the National League Championship Series, dropping slumping outfielder Jason Heyward. The Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers are tied at...

Review: 'The Joneses' is another studio comedy misfire

The modern studio comedy increasingly feels limp, suffocated by the financial imperatives of high-concept plots and desperately in search of signs of life. Greg Mottola’s “Keeping Up With the Joneses” is, like many before it, fine enough. But it mostly goes down...

FBI: Number of officers killed on duty decreased in 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of police officers killed as a result of criminal acts decreased in 2015 from the year before, dropping from 51 to 41, the FBI said Tuesday. The report covers officers who were killed during ambushes, traffic pursuits and domestic disturbance...
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Emma Stone, Jane Curtin join Bill Murray tribute in DC

AP Photo/Abdeljalil Bounhar WASHINGTON (AP) — Emma Stone and Jane Curtin are late additions to the lineup of performers who’ll celebrate Bill Murray when he receives the nation’s top prize for humor. The Kennedy Center announced Tuesday that Stone and Curtin...

Chiefs ship RB Davis to Packers for draft pick

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have traded backup running back Knile Davis to the Green Bay Packers, who desperately need to add depth to their injury-riddled backfield. The Packers gave up a conditional draft pick Tuesday for Davis, who has already started...

Barkley says Warriors still a flawed team even with Durant

AP Photo/John Locher NEW YORK (AP) — Charles Barkley didn’t want Kevin Durant to join the Golden State Warriors and isn’t sure Durant changes things now that he’s there. In Barkley’s mind, the Warriors are still a flawed team. “Let me say this:...

Midseason Report: Pleasant surprises, flops, halfway Heisman

AP Photo/Wade Payne The first half of the 2016 college football featured the emergence of a new star quarterback, the re-emergence of an old Pac-12 power and the end of an era at LSU. Texas is back! Nope. Houston to the playoff! Nah. Tom Herman to LSU? Tom Herman to Texas? Tom...