News archive from 4 December 2013, page 8

Man's freedom sought after DNA IDs new suspect

KALKASKA, MICH. - A lawyer for a man imprisoned for 15 years in the rape and killing of a 68-year-old northern Michigan woman says new DNA evidence tying another man to the attack discredits the confession that led to his mentally ill client's...

Eurasian ruffe DNA found in southern Lake Michigan

Eurasian ruffe DNA found in southern Lake Michigan

TRAVERSE CITY - Genetic material from an invasive fish called the Eurasian ruffe has been found in southern Lake Michigan for the first time, raising the possibility that it could migrate into the Mississippi River watershed and compete with native...

Yankees, Jacoby Ellsbury agree to 7-year, $153 million deal pending physical: source 

Yankees, Jacoby Ellsbury agree to 7-year, $153 million deal pending physical: source 

The Yankees-Red Sox rivalry has another new twist. According to a source, the Bombers agreed to a seven-year, $153 million deal with Jacoby Ellsbury Tuesday night, moving the All-Star center fielder from Boston to the Bronx the same way Johnny Damon...

Daily News, 21:18 in Sport

49ers prepare to stay composed in emotional game

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The San Francisco 49ers are ready for some serious chatter coming from that brash, big-talking Seattle secondary. So far, 49ers fullback Bruce Miller insists Richard Sherman and the playoff-bound Seahawks (11-1) have more than...

Louisville player collapses, taken to hospital

Louisville player collapses, taken to hospital

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Antonita Slaughter, a senior guard for No. 7 Louisville, collapsed early in the Cardinals' game against Missouri State on Tuesday night and taken to the hospital. Louisville was leading 7-2 with 17:13 to play in the first half when...


Clemson downs SC State 65-49

CLEMSON, S.C. -- Devin Coleman made the most of his first career start Tuesday night, scoring a career-high 16 points, as Clemson overcame early sluggishness for a 65-49 win over South Carolina State Tuesday evening. Clemson improved to 7-1, while...


Yankees on verge of signing OF Ellsbury

New York, NY ( - The New York Yankees are about to steal away a rival player and two-time World Series champion. According to the Daily News, a deal is done, pending a physical, with free agent and former Red Sox outfielder Jacoby...


Lions' Travis Lewis suspended four games for violating NFL PED policy

DETROIT -- Detroit Lions linebacker Travis Lewis has been suspended four games for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing drugs, the NFL announced Tuesday. Lewis, a 2012 seventh-round pick whose only contributions this year have been...



St. Olaf 73, Carleton 70


Lafayette defeats Wagner 77-65

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Bryce Scott scored 18 points and Nick Lindner added 17 with 13 free throws to help Lafayette defeat Wagner 77-65 Tuesday night. The Leopards (2-5) overcame an early 12-9 deficit and surged ahead with a 19-2 run fueled by two...


Burton to join NBC Sports Network

NASCAR veteran Jeff Burton will get a jump start on his next career as he finishes up his current one. On Tuesday, NBC Sports announced Burton will join its broadcast team as an analyst when the network becomes one of NASCAR's TV partners in the 2015...


Live chat: Brandon George answers Cowboys questions at 1 p.m. Wednesday; Ask yours now!

Brandon George, Cowboys beat writer for and The Dallas Morning News, answers your questions about the team in a live chat at 1 p.m. Wednesday. Ask your questions in the ScribbleLive module below, and Brandon will discuss them for an...

Dallas News, 21:28 in Sport
Cincinnati beats USC Upstate 86-50

Cincinnati beats USC Upstate 86-50

CINCINNATI -- Sean Kilpatrick scored 22 points on Tuesday night and Ge'Lawn Guyn had a career-high 15, leading Cincinnati to its most lopsided win of the season, 86-50 over USC Upstate. The Bearcats (7-0) went on a 21-point run in the second half,...

No. 7 Louisville women rout Missouri St 91-49

No. 7 Louisville women rout Missouri St 91-49

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Shoni Schimmel scored 14 points, Bria Smith added 12 and No. 7 Louisville cruised to a 91-49 victory over Missouri State on Tuesday night. Asia Taylor added 10 points for the Cardinals (8-1), who played most of the game without...


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