Favre, Dungy, Harrison, Pace, Greene, Stabler Enter Hall

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — They came in No. 4 jerseys and wearing cheeseheads. They chanted “Go Pack Go.” It was Lambeau Field transported to Ohio, and only one man could have caused it. Brett Favre, welcome to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. “Believe me, I am an...

Phelps eager to get started on 5th Olympics, likely in relay

AP Photo/Patrick Semansky RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Now that his flag-carrying duties are out of the way, Michael Phelps is eager to get started on his fifth Olympics. That will likely come Sunday in the 4×100-meter freestyle relay, a title the Americans are looking to...

Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Sunday, Aug. 07. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at...

2 men killed in skydiving jump; parachute may have failed

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two skydivers were killed Saturday during a tandem jump in northern California, authorities said Saturday. Their bodies were found in a Lodi-area vineyard after someone reported that the skydivers hit the ground without an open parachute, San Joaquin...

Walsh Jennings, Ross hope midnight matches are a trend

AP Photo/Petr David Josek RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With three small children at home – one for each Olympic gold medal – Kerri Walsh Jennings turned into a morning person whether she wanted to or not. So preparing to play at midnight in the marquee match of the Rio...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ Toronto FC 1, Real Salt Lake 0 New York City FC 0, San Jose 0, tie Philadelphia 2, D.C. United 2, tie Montreal 1, Houston 0 New England at Toronto FC, 7:30 p.m. Vancouver at Colorado, 9 p.m. Chicago at Real Salt Lake, 10 p.m....

Midwest League

___ Peoria 7, Cedar Rapids 4, 10 innings Burlington at Quad Cities, 7 p.m. Dayton at Lake County, 7 p.m. Fort Wayne at Lansing, 7 p.m. Great Lakes at South Bend, 7 p.m. Beloit at Clinton, 7 p.m. Kane County at Wisconsin, 7 p.m. West Michigan at Bowling Green, 7 p.m. Fort Wayne at...

International League

___ Buffalo at Pawtucket, ppd. Louisville 2, Columbus 1, 10 innings Charlotte 6, Norfolk 5 Durham 10, Gwinnett 0 Lehigh Valley 7, Rochester 2 Syracuse at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre , 7 p.m. Toledo at Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Buffalo at Pawtucket, 1 p.m. Syracuse at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre ,...

Frontier League

___ River City 2, Washington 0 Southern Illinois at Joliet, 6 p.m. Lake Erie 7, Florence 6 Gateway at Schaumburg, 7 p.m. Evansville at Windy City, 7 p.m. Normal at Traverse City, 7 p.m. Washington at River City, 7 p.m. Joliet at Southern Illinois, 7 p.m. Gateway at Schaumburg, 2...

Majority rule: Women lead the way for Team USA

AP Photo/Julio Cortez RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Serena. Simone. Solo. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that some of the best-recognized names on the U.S. Olympic team belong to women. The Americans brought 292 women to Rio de Janeiro, an Olympic record for a single...