- US Open winner Michael Campbell says he's quitting Updated: May-01-15 6:59 pm
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Former U.S. Open champion Michael Campbell says he has lost the motivation to play top-level golf and is quitting to concentrate on teaching.
- Vikings, iHeartMedia Minneapolis sign multi-year extension Updated: Apr-29-15 3:50 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings and iHeartMedia Minneapolis have signed a five-year contract extension.
- Jets' Amaro not bothered by Rex Ryan's criticisms Updated: Apr-28-15 7:36 pm
FLORHAM PARK, New Jersey - Jace Amaro is unfazed by Rex Ryan's recent criticisms.
- Ex-prosecutor's wife paroled in adopted children abuse case Updated: Apr-28-15 4:19 pm
PITTSBURGH - The wife of a former state prosecutor who along with her husband was convicted of abusing their adopted Ethiopian children was granted parole Tuesday after she completed her six-month minimum sentence.
- Christie says he doesn't take Kyrillos slight personally Updated: Apr-27-15 9:35 pm
JERSEY CITY, New Jersey - Gov. Chris Christie appeared on his monthly "Ask the Governor" radio show on New Jersey's 101.5 FM on Monday. He was asked about the violence erupting on the streets of Baltimore, his family's finances and his timetable for making a decision on a presidential run. Here are some of the highlights:
- RI House speaker wants to ax proposed 'Taylor Swift tax' Updated: Apr-23-15 3:49 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello says he wants to kill a proposed tax on luxury vacation homes, the so-called "Taylor Swift Tax."
- UCLA hires Bill Roth as new radio play-by-play announcer Updated: Apr-22-15 2:08 pm
LOS ANGELES - UCLA has hired Bill Roth from Virginia Tech as the Bruins' play-by-play announcer for football and men's basketball radio broadcasts.
- Mid-July trial set for man accused in armed soda pop robbery Updated: Apr-22-15 11:58 am
HURON, South Dakota - A Lane man accused of stealing soda pop from a Huron convenience store at gunpoint has once again pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
- Keillor to celebrate 41st 'Prairie Home' anniversary Updated: Apr-18-15 5:04 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Once was not enough for Garrison Keillor. He's going back to Macalester College this summer for another anniversary celebration of "A Prairie Home Companion."
- Canadian businessman hired as new CEO of European Tour Updated: Apr-17-15 12:33 pm
VIRGINIA WATER, England - The head of a Canadian media conglomerate that acquired rights to the NHL in the largest sports deal in the country's history has been hired as the new chief executive of golf's European Tour.
- CBC executives let go after critical report on host case Updated: Apr-16-15 3:04 pm
TORONTO - Canadian Broadcasting Corp. has severed ties with two top executives after an independent report released Thursday found management condoned inappropriate behavior by a disgraced former radio host.
- Protracted French radio strike shows challenges of reform Updated: Apr-15-15 8:35 am
PARIS - Unions and the government are nearing agreement on the future of France's national radio company after a 28-day strike that exemplifies the challenges of loosening up labor rules.
- For Christie, New Jersey press conferences now a rarity Updated: Apr-10-15 1:42 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been spending a lot of time in New Jersey, taking questions from residents at weekly town halls events as he prepares for a potential presidential run.
- Former fiance of state school superintendent disciplined Updated: Apr-08-15 12:31 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The former fiance of North Dakota Superintendent of Public Instruction Kirsten Baesler was placed on administrative leave after making a phone call to a radio talk show during work hours.
- Man charged in soda pop robbery released from treatment Updated: Apr-08-15 11:52 am
HURON, South Dakota - A Lane man accused of stealing soda pop from a Huron convenience store at gunpoint could be back in court later this month after undergoing mental health treatment.
- Comedy genius, father of funny commercials Stan Freberg dies Updated: Apr-07-15 7:04 pm
LOS ANGELES - Stan Freberg, the spirited comic genius who lampooned American history in his landmark recordings "The United States of America" and was hailed as the father of the funny commercial, died Tuesday. He was 88.