Bears beat Cowboys 45-28 on Ditka Day
CHICAGO (AP) — Neither the brutal cold nor the league's worst defense could stop Josh McCown and the Bears.
Mike Tyson scraps UK promotional appearances
LONDON (AP) — Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has scrapped promotional appearances in London because previous convictions bar him from entering Britain.
Grandmother of US luger killed in car crash in NY
TRENTON, N.Y. (AP) — The grandmother of U.S. Olympic Luge team member Erin Hamlin has been killed in a car crash in upstate New York.
Figure skating champ Lysacek out of Sochi Games
Evan Lysacek woke up every morning praying this would be the day the excruciating pain in his left hip — "like you're being electrocuted" — would subside. And every day when he stepped on the ice, the searing throb of pain reminded him that passion alone can't fuel a dream.
Quiet opening for baseball winter meeting
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox made the biggest news on the first day of the winter meetings, an indication of the timeout in the trade-and-signings market.