Goodell tells teams NFL was denied video

NEW YORK (AP) — Commissioner Roger Goodell has sent a memo to the 32 teams reiterating that the NFL never saw until Monday the video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee that led to Rice's indefinite suspension and release by the Baltimore Ravens. ...

New Jersey lawmakers seek review of Ray Rice case

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — The president of the New Jersey state Senate is calling for a review of the decision to let former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice into a program to allow him to keep his record clean after he was accused of assaulting ...

Legal Sports Betting Coming to NJ Casinos, Racetracks

The state AG's directive tells law enforcement and prosecutors to stand down on arresting, charging or prosecuting anyone for legal sports betting at New Jersey casinos and racetracks.

What we learned at US Open: New guys can win Slams

NEW YORK (AP) — Suspended at this time in 2013, Marin Cilic showed at the 2014 U.S. Open that he could win a Grand Slam title. Kei Nishikori proved that he can come very close. And Cilic hopes the last 15 days made clear there are players that ...

Christie: Ray Rice assault of wife ‘unacceptable’

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says former Baltimore Raven's running back Ray Rice showed "an incomprehensible level of violence" toward his fiancee during an assault in an Atlantic City casino elevator. The Ravens cut ...

Politicians, Former Athletes Promote Safety in Youth Athletics

Sen. Menendez, Congressman Pascrell and former NFL players gathered to promote the SAFE PLAY Act, which aims to keep kids playing sports safe.

Video appears to show Rice striking fiancee

BALTIMORE (AP) — A new video that appears to show Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice striking his then-fiancee in an elevator last February has been released on a website. The grainy video by TMZ Sports apparently shows Rice and Janay Palmer ...

Jeter cool and collected as Yankees honor him

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter remained as cool and collected as his play at shortstop when the New York Yankees honored their retiring captain with a 45-minute ceremony that included appearances by NBA great Michael Jordan and baseball ironman Cal ...

Navratilova proposes on big screen at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Tennis great Martina Navratilova has proposed to her girlfriend on the big screen of Arthur Ashe Stadium between the U.S. Open men's semifinals. Navratilova popped the question to Julia Lemigova in the Tennis Channel suite ...

Free football parking ends in New Brunswick park

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — It will now cost Rutgers University football fans to park in New Brunswick. The City Council has approved charging $20 to park in Buccleuch Park during game days. The fee begins with Saturday's game against Howard ...