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Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014

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Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge

Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge

BALTIMORE — Police arrested Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps on a DUI charge early Tuesday, and officials say he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when officers pulled him over.
Updated: 3 mins ago

Bolts notes: Team nursing injuries as regular season nears

ESTERO — A little more than a week before the regular season gets underway, the Tampa Bay Lightning are dealing with a few injuries.
Updated: 45 mins ago

N.C. State coach apologizes to FSU over injury flap

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren has apologized to Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher for his comments accusing the top-ranked Seminoles of faking injuries to slow down the Wolfpack’s offense....
Updated: 1 hour ago
NFL objects, but FCC votes to end blackout policy

NFL objects, but FCC votes to end blackout policy

The Federal Communications Commission voted today to eliminate government enforcement of local television blackouts by sports leagues such as the NFL.
Updated: 1 hour ago
NFL: Refs erred in flagging praying Chiefs player

NFL: Refs erred in flagging praying Chiefs player

The NFL says Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah, a devout Muslim, should not have been penalized for dropping to his knees in prayer in the end zone after an interception.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Transition complete with installation of Amalie Arena sign

Transition complete with installation of Amalie Arena sign

Workers today are putting the final touches on the transition of the Tampa Bay Times Forum to Amalie Arena.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Michigan AD apologizes for mistakes with QB injury

Michigan AD apologizes for mistakes with QB injury Video

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon says a “serious lack of communication” led to wobbly quarterback Shane Morris playing Saturday against Minnesota when he should have been pulled for his own safety.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Chiefs offense hums in 41-14 rout of Patriots Video

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit of inspiration with their impassioned performance against New England.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen after 0-4 start

Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen after 0-4 start

ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Oakland Raiders fired coach Dennis Allen on Monday night four games into his third season.
Updated: 6 hours ago

USF notes: Texas coming to Tampa ... in 2022

The Texas Longhorns are coming to Tampa to face the University of South Florida Bulls, although players who could be USF freshmen in that game are currently in the fifth grade.
Updated: 6 hours ago