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Chairmen of the two chambers of the new FIFA Ethics Committee Michael Garcia, left, from the US and Joachim Eckert, right.

FIFA Ethics Judge Hesitates on World Cup

SPORTS | By Graham Dunbar | Monday Sep 22, 2014
For Qatar or Russia to be stripped of the World Cup, a key person in the legal chain needs to make use of the powers available to him.

Rihanna watching Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series between the Brooklyn Nets and the Toronto Raptors.

CBS: Rihanna Out of NFL Telecast

SPORTS | By David Bauder | Sep 18
CBS and Rihanna are splitting up, more fallout from the Ray Rice domestic violence incident and the turmoil it has caused for the NFL.

Mike Priefer

Vikings Reinstate Special Teams Coach Priefer

SPORTS | By Jon Krawczynski | Sep 15
Suspended special teams coach Mike Priefer is rejoining the Minnesota Vikings staff as soon as possible.

McGuirk the jerk

Fox News Wonders, "What If Ray Rice Had Punched a Gay?"

SPORTS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 12
A guest host on Fox News this Tuesday, September 9 used the discussion about player Ray Rice's indefinite suspension from the NFL for knocking his wife out cold to rant and rave about punishments for anti-gay hate crimes.

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice

Sponsors Keep Close Watch on NFL Investigation

SPORTS | By Mae Anderson and Tom Murphy | Sep 12
Major brand sponsors are watching closely to make sure the National Football League doesn't fumble the investigation into how its executives handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case.

Oscar Pistorius, right, arrives at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.

Judge: Pistorius is Guilty of Culpable Homicide

INTERNATIONAL | By Gerald Imray and Christopher Torchia | Sep 12
A South African judge on Friday found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and declared him not guilty of murder.

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice

Strong Reactions to Rice Video, Player's Release

SPORTS | By Arnie Stapleton | Sep 9
Football is a fraternity, and NFL players rarely criticize each other publicly, especially when it comes to matters of discipline.

Janay Rice, left, looks on as her husband, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, speaks.

Ravens Cut RB Ray Rice After Release of Video

SPORTS | By David Ginsburg | Sep 8
Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a video was released that appears to show the running back striking his then-fiancee in February.

Martina Navratilova

Navratilova Proposes On Big Screen At U.S. Open

SPORTS | Sep 6
Tennis great Martina Navratilova proposed to her girlfriend on the big screen of Arthur Ashe Stadium between the U.S. Open men's semifinals.

Dallas Cowboys practice squad player defensive end Michael Sam (46) jogs on the field during team practice Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, in Irving, Texas

Column: NFL Still Not Ready For Openly Gay Player

SPORTS | By Paul Newberry | Sep 6
If history is any guide, Michael Sam should be getting ready for his first NFL game. Instead, he's stuck on the practice squad with the Dallas Cowboys. The league, it would seem, isn't quite ready for its first openly gay player.

Julien Farel trims the hair of wheelchair tennis player Michael Jeremiasz.

For US Open Stylist to Stars - 'Hair is Power'

SPORTS | By James Martinez | Sep 4
Before Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Victoria Azarenka work their artistry on the court, Julien Farel works his artistry on their hair.