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Europe's Suzann Pettersen, of Norway, listens as Europe captain Annika Sorenstam, of Sweden, left, speaks during a news conference for the Solheim Cup golf tournament, Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, in West Des Moines, Iowa. Pettersen has pulled out of this weekend's Solheim Cup because of a back injury. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
August 17, 2017 - 3:27 am
Whether it's playing for the flag in Iowa or playing for a job in North Carolina, the stakes are high this week in golf. Nothing brings out the passion and pressure quite like a team competition between the United States and Europe, especially when the last edition of the Solheim Cup ended with...
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FILE - In this April 22, 1968 file photo, Tommy Hawkins of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots over Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics in the fourth period of their NBA basketball game at Boston Garden. Tommy Hawkins, the first black athlete to earn All-America honors in basketball at Notre Dame and who played for the Los Angeles Lakers during a 10-year NBA career, has died, Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. He was 80. (AP Photo/File)
August 16, 2017 - 9:17 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tommy Hawkins, the first black basketball player to earn All-America honors at Notre Dame and who played for the Los Angeles Lakers during a 10-year NBA career, died Wednesday. He was 80. Hawkins died in his sleep at home in Malibu, son Kevin told The Associated Press. He had...
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FILE - In this Saturday, July 29, 2017, file photo, broadcaster Beth Mowins chats with a reporter at the Denver Broncos NFL football training camp in Englewood, Colo. Mowins will become the first woman to call NFL play-by-play for CBS. Mowins will team with former NFL kicker Jay Feely for her debut on Sept. 24 when Cleveland plays at Indianapolis. The network released its announcer pairings Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
August 16, 2017 - 9:48 am
Beth Mowins will debut as the first woman to call NFL play-by-play for CBS on Sept. 24. Mowins will join former NFL kicker Jay Feely when Cleveland plays at Indianapolis. The network released its announcer pairings on Tuesday. Mowins will start the season calling a Monday night NFL game between the...
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August 15, 2017 - 4:05 pm
Beth Mowins will become the first woman to call NFL play-by-play for CBS. Mowins will team with former NFL kicker Jay Feely for her debut on Sept. 24 when Cleveland plays at Indianapolis. The network released its announcer pairings Tuesday. Mowins will start the season calling a Monday night NFL...
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Justin Thomas celebrates after a birdie on the 13th hole during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
August 13, 2017 - 6:38 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on final round of the PGA Championship (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Justin Thomas sank a 15-foot putt on the 17th hole and has taken a 3-shot lead at the PGA Championship after Kevin Kisner followed with a bogey on the 16th hole. Thomas is 4 under on the day and...
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Justin Thomas hits from the rough on the ninth hole during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
August 13, 2017 - 5:31 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on final round of the PGA Championship (all times local): 5:15 p.m. Tiger Woods has nothing on Justin Thomas. Thomas' putt on the par-4 10th hole rolled up to the left side of the cup, hanging over the edge. Thomas briefly pointed for the ball to go in, then...
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Jordan Spieth lines up a putt on the eighth hole during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
August 13, 2017 - 5:06 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on final round of the PGA Championship (all times local): 4:55 p.m. England's Jordan L. Smith made the most of his first major, finishing at 1 under and giving him a chance at a top 10 finish at the PGA Championship. The 24-year-old Smith, who grew up idolizing...
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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland, hits from the bunker on the 15th hole during the final round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at the Quail Hollow Club Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
August 13, 2017 - 2:46 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on final round of the PGA Championship (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Rory McIlroy finished the final round of the PGA Championship with a 3-under 68 and was not sure when he is going to play again. McIlroy ended another season without a major by revealing he has...
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FILE - In this May 12, 2017, file photo, Chelsea's players throw Chelsea's N'Golo Kante in the air to celebrate after the English Premier League soccer match against West Bromwich Albion, at the Hawthorns in West Bromwich, England. Trying to gauge what it can sell directly to cord cutters, NBC is launching its direct-to-consumer Premier League product with the start of the season this weekend. The company still will air about 250 matches on its television networks, mostly NBCSN, NBC and CNBC. But 130 games are being moved to its stream. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira, File)
August 11, 2017 - 2:33 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Trying to gauge what it can sell directly to cord cutters, NBC is launching its direct-to-consumer Premier League product with the start of the season this weekend. The company still will air about 250 matches on its television networks, mostly NBCSN, NBC and CNBC. But 130 games are...
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In this Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Walt Disney Co. reports earnings, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
August 08, 2017 - 9:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — With new streaming services in the works, Disney is trying to set itself up for a future that's largely been framed by Netflix: Providing the stuff you want to watch, when you want to watch it. The Magic Kingdom is launching its own streaming service for its central Disney and Pixar...
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