"That’s a piece of her, gone," mother tells Hawaii Tribune-Herald.
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems, parent post higher fourth-quarter results.
Backers of the SunZia power line in Arizona and New Mexico turn effort to state and local permits.
The head of NCAA enforcement says academic misconduct is on the rise in college athletics and his department is currently handling 20 open investigations.
In a little time as Major League Baseball’s new commissioner, Rob Manfred has hinted at big changes.
CHICAGO — The Cubs and recently acquired outfielder Dexter Fowler agreed to a $9.5 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration.
RENTON, Wash. — Seahawks nickel cornerback Jeremy Lane said Thursday he doesn’t think Patriots All-Pro Rob Gronkowski is that good and being physical with the tight end is important.
Jeff Gordon, the wildly popular four-time NASCAR champion, said Thursday he will retire as a full-time driver after the 2015 season.
LOS ANGELES — USC assistant coach Keith Heyward posted a photo to his Twitter account this week, showing Trojans coaches seated in a private plane before taking off for a recruiting trip.
The Washington Nationals are oddsmakers’ favorites to win the World Series after adding Max Scherzer to a starting pitching staff that led Major League Baseball with a 3.04 earned-run-average last season.
Patriots coach Bill Belichick said he will cooperate with an NFL investigation into whether the Patriots used footballs that were not fully inflated during Sunday’s 45-7 win over the Colts in the AFC Championship Game.
CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy — The whole gang watched Lindsey Vonn become the most successful women’s World Cup skier of all time — including her boyfriend, Tiger Woods, who lost a front tooth when a video camera hit him in the mouth.
SEATTLE — There was no prancing around the field in celebration or loud, passion-filled postgame interview lighting up social media.
HONOLULU — Golf Channel is reporting that Robert Allenby of Australia was robbed, beaten and dumped in a park after missing the cut in the Sony Open.
Former FC Tucson players Otis Earle, Connor Brandt and Christian Volesky were selected in Thursday’s Major League Soccer draft in Philadelphia.
LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao flew to Los Angeles on Wednesday, preparing for a meeting with contestants of the Miss Universe pageant. Whether he has an even bigger date on May 2 seems entirely up to Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Rich Rodriguez likes collecting quarterbacks.
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Seattle’s Richard Sherman may have more to do this time against Green Bay.
NEW YORK — Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles told ESPN on Tuesday night he was taking the New York Jets head coaching job.
IRVING, Texas — DeMarco Murray had no interest in discussing his future with the Dallas Cowboys a day after a division-round loss to Green Bay.
KAPALUA, Hawaii — Four shots behind with four holes to play, Patrick Reed made two birdies and holed out from 80 yards for an eagle Monday, and then closed out his unlikely rally by making an 18-foot birdie putt to beat Jimmy Walker in a playoff at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions.
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Some will see it as a blown call that cost Dallas a trip to the NFC Championship Game and some will see it as good fortune falling into the lap of the Green Bay Packers.
GLENDALE — Five Ottawa players scored, two on power plays, in the Senators’ 5-1 win over Arizona on Saturday night.
Cats fall to Alabama 196.225-194.375 on road.
Junior Jessie Sisler earned a first-place finish on the balance beam with a score of 9.950, but the Arizona gymnastics team lost its season opener at Alabama 196.225-194.375 in Tuscaloosa on Friday.
Oregon center Hroniss Grasu, talking with umpire Rosco Meisenheimer before the start of a game, missed three games before the Ducks’ playoff win over Florida State.
TRENTON, N.J. — The Dallas Cowboys’ newest good-luck charm has been attending games on the owner’s dime.
DENVER — The Colorado Rockies bolstered their defense and provided their young pitching staff with an experienced veteran behind the plate Monday when they finalized a $6.25 million two-year contract with catcher Nick Hundley.
Some may have snickered when Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston tried to tell reporters that the Rose Bowl could have gone either way. His point is understandable and one his coach Jimbo Fisher seemed to back up.
STANFORD, California — Chasson Randle scored 24 points to lead Stanford to a 68-60 overtime victory over No. 21 Washington in the Pac-12.
GLENDALE — Sam Gagner scored twice, Martin Hanzal had a goal and three assists and the Arizona Coyotes rode a rare big night on the power play to a 6-3 victory over of the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday.
LONDON — Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is set to move to a foreign club after disclosing Friday he will leave his boyhood team after the season to seek a new soccer experience away from the English Premier League.
EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Even on a night when Evansville struggled to make shots, the Purple Aces were able to erase a 16-point deficit against a ranked team.
Storm system brought everything: snow, rain and cold weather.
SAN FRANCISCO — Madison Bumgarner, the workhorse lefty who won two World Series games and clinched the Giants’ third title in five years with a five-inning save in Game 7 against the Royals, is the 2014 Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year.
PHILADELPHIA — Little League star Mo’ne Davis is The Associated Press 2014 Female Athlete of the Year.
Former 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh arrived at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport on Monday night and Michigan immediately scheduled a news conference today for a “major” football announcement.
The Pima College men’s basketball team completed a perfect run at the Holiday Ball Out tournament with a 74-66 win over Balboa Prep (Calif.) in the championship Sunday in Buckeye.
AUG. 9 • Michael Brown and a companion are confronted by an officer as they walk back to Brown’s home from a convenience store. Brown and the officer are involved in a scuffle, followed by gunshots. Brown dies at the scene.
As Anthony Carter met his former Michigan teammates in Florida to watch the Ohio State game Nov. 29, they shared one of the most disappointing seasons in Wolverines history.
PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns have traded forward Anthony Tolliver to the Detroit Pistons for forward Tony Mitchell.
VAL GARDENA, Italy — Some skiers are concerned they will turn into the puffy “Michelin Man.”
OKLAHOMA CITY — Megan Courtney and Aiyana Whitney each had 11 kills, and Penn State defeated Brigham Young 25-21, 26-24, 25-14 Saturday to win its second straight NCAA women’s volleyball title.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Jennifer Hamson had 22 kills, and Alexa Gray added 19 to help BYU beat Texas 25-23, 25-16, 17-25, 26-24 in the NCAA women’s volleyball semifinals Thursday night.
CHICAGO — DaMarcus Beasley, the first American to play in four World Cups, says he is retiring from the U.S. soccer national team after 14 years.
DALLAS — The Golden State Warriors earned their franchise-record 15th straight victory, with Stephen Curry scoring 29 points and adding a bizarre footnote Saturday in a 105-98 win over Dallas.
BOSTON — The Arizona Diamondbacks made a second salary-saving move Friday night, trading former All-Star pitcher Wade Miley to the Boston Red Sox.
NFL owners moved unanimously Wednesday to change the league’s personal conduct policy. Now they wait to see how the players’ union responds.
Considering how well-received the Sprint Cup Series season finale race at Homestead-Miami Speedway was and the TV ratings boost during the Chase, it should come as little surprise that NASCAR chairman Brian France said in an interview this week there would be no changes to the championship f…
MONACO — The IOC approved plans for a more flexible sports program, a move that could lead to the inclusion of baseball and softball at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.