Tom Brady helps Patriots earn win vs. Panthers

...from Newton in the first half. CHIEFS 34, TITANS 10In Kansas City, Alex Smith threw for 171 yards and two touchdowns in less than a half, and the Kansas City Chiefs' offense looked the sharpest it has all preseason...

Vice Chair Fischer suggests incoming data, markets could tip Fed to rate hike in September

...compelling by the time of the meeting as we get additional information" about the economy.Esther George, president of the Kansas City Federal Reserve, which sponsors the Jackson Hole conference, said she was taking a "wait and see" approach...

Jonathan Martin details problems in the NFL

...said that former South Carolina star Jadeveon Clowney is on track to play in the team's season opener against the Kansas City Chiefs."I think he's doing well," O'Brien said. "I think we've got a good plan in place for him from a...

Jets quarterback Geno Smith sidelined 6-10 weeks by teammate's punch

...incident in which he was booked with disturbing the peace and battery of a police officer.To replace Enemkpali on the roster, the Jets signed cornerback Javier Arenas, who has played five NFL seasons with Kansas City, Arizona and Atlanta.

Push for higher minimum wage ignites worry about enforcement

...minimum to $15 for fast food workers.Other, less expensive cities have been shooting slightly lower. Chicago and Kansas City, Missouri, are both raising the rate to $13. Albuquerque, New Mexico, and, Portland, Maine, are both raising...

GreenJackets to induct Bumgarner into team hall of fame

...one run and striking out 17 in 21 World Series innings.After throwing a complete-game shutout in Game 5 against Kansas City, he came back three days later with five scoreless innings in relief to win the title in Game 7.Giants third baseman...

Cancer treatment to sideline Boston Red Sox manager Farrell for rest of 2015 season

...sentiment."It's awful. We heard the prognosis is very good, that's encouraging," he said before a game in Kansas City. "But it's scary whenever you hear of something like that happening. He's a young man."Farrell, a former...

Jerome Bettis heads class inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

...He's waited 37 years to get to the Hall of Fame," Tarkenton said as thousands rose to their feet in appreciation.Kansas City guard Will Shields spoke with the same thoughtfulness that made him one of the best linemen of his generation during...

Diverse eight-man group to enter Pro Football Hall of Fame

...make it in 2015 he might as well "put this Hall of Fame thing to bed and pick it up 10 years from now."Like Brown, Kansas City mainstay Will Shields never won a title. Still, he visited Hawaii so often after making the Pro Bowl ?12 times in...

Toronto is 'thrilled' to get Troy Tulowitzki in deal

...playoffs since winning the 1993 World Series.In other trades:? Oakland traded utilityman Ben Zobrist and cash to Kansas City for right-hander Aaron Brooks and minor league left-hander Sean Manaea.Zobrist joins a Royals team that leads the...