Michael Sam added to Cowboys' practice squad

...sent by the Change the Mascot movement headed by the Oneida Indian Nation of New York.Also Wednesday, the New York Daily News announced it will no longer refer to the team as the "Redskins" on its sports pages. The paper also said it will stop...

Changes to the NASCAR schedule might not happen

...International Speedway has seen a dramatic reduction in attendance, but track president Denis McGlynn told the Philadelphia Daily News he's already been assured his track will keep both races in 2015.Tony Stewart wants a Sprint Cup dirt race at his...

Heat's Pat Riley, LeBron James meet; Cavs clear salary cap space with hopes of landing James

...multi-year extension with San Antonio. Terms of the deal were not announced.KNICKS: According to a report in the New York Daily News, barring a change of heart, Carmelo Anthony will announce today his intention to remain with the team. HORNETS: Gordon...

After 35 years, 'Athens Daily News' makes final run

...anyway, and they called it the Athens Daily News, and one bright morning in 1965...it will mark the end of the Athens Daily News, a newspaper that beat the odds...The building blocks of the Athens Daily News were put in place in the early 1960s...

O. Henry still has a way with words

...that one cup for all her beverages.That cup isn't her only morning routine. With the morbid thirst of the confirmed daily news drinker, she folds back the pages of the morning paper, eagerly gulping down the strong, black headlines, to be followed...

Jay Carney quits White House post

...reporter's perspective," Obama told reporters after interrupting Carney midsentence at the beginning of Carney's daily news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room. "That's why, believe it or not, I think he will miss hanging out with...

Business news

...newspaper.Alaska Dispatch Publishing LLC, the parent company of the Alaska Dispatch, will purchase the Anchorage Daily News from The McClatchy Co. for $34 million. The sale is expected to close in May."This is a chance for us to get even...

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, a symbol of racial injustice, dies at 76

...still advocated for prisoners he believed to be wrongfully convicted.Carter wrote an opinion essay for the New York Daily News in February, arguing vehemently for the release of David McCallum, convicted of a kidnapping and murder in 1985.Kidrin...

Media members make their picks

...doesn't playKen Fidlin, Toronto Sun | Rory McIlroy - He deserves a mulligan for 2011 heartbreakHank Gola, N.Y. Daily News | Sergio Garcia - He finally figures out how to win one of theseRon Green Sr., Charlotte Observer | Keegan Bradley...

Cable network to produce series on New York Daily News

...series focused on the inner workings of the New York Daily News. Each episode will follow four or five reporters or...stories, something of a real-life "Lou Grant." The Daily News is involved in a heated competition with the New York...