Joel Embiid sprains shoulder, Sixers lose to Cavs 108-94

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers suddenly have a lot more to worry about than their poor road record or playoff s...
4:21 27 February 2022

76ers’ Simmons out at least 2 more weeks with back injury

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons will miss at least two more weeks with nerve issues in his lowe...
22:31 25 February 2022

Bloomberg’s influence stretches far and wide

When Mike Bloomberg held a rally this month at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, the signs of his wealth...
15:40 25 February 2022

Trades juice up arms race in deep Metropolitan Division

The Metropolitan Division was already the deepest and most competitive in the NHL.Now the race to the finish is getting ...
19:00 24 February 2022

Mom, daughter plead not guilty to slaying 5 close relatives

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A mother and her adult daughter pleaded not guilty Tuesday to killing five of their close relativ...
18:09 18 February 2022

A hijab and Azawakh hounds: Westminster dog show’s new faces

NEW YORK — Dressed in hot pink and a colorful hijab, crouched down close to Ring 1 to cheer on the hounds, Aliya Taylor clearly stood out.
1:10 10 February 2022

New Philadelphia police chief starts amid surge in homicides

PHILADELPHIA — The new commissioner of the nation's fourth-largest city police force will start work Monday amid a surge in homicides and calls for ac...
20:17 9 February 2022

Antetokounmpo shines as Bucks defeat 76ers 112-101

MILWAUKEE — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 36 points and 20 rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks used a strong defensive effort to beat the Philadelphia 76ers ...
3:50 7 February 2022

Key witness could be in doubt in landmark church retrial

PHILADELPHIA — An aging monsignor who was the first U.S. church official ever tried and sent to prison over his handling of priest-abuse complaints co...
22:14 31 January 2022

Kobe Bryant and Philly: From hero to traitor to beloved

PHILADELPHIA — Jeered like a traitor just a few miles from the high school where he won a state title, Kobe Bryant stewed on the bench as the final mi...
15:33 28 January 2022

James passes Bryant on NBA scoring list in Lakers’ loss

PHILADELPHIA — With a tribute to Kobe Bryant written on his Nikes, LeBron James moved past the retired Los Angeles great for third place on the NBA's ...
4:15 26 January 2022

LeBron James passes Kobe Bryant for 3rd on NBA scoring list

PHILADELPHIA — LeBron James moved past Kobe Bryant for third place on the NBA's career scoring list, getting the milestone on a driving layup against ...
3:23 26 January 2022

LeBron has triple-double, Lakers pull away to beat Nets

NEW YORK — LeBron James had 27 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists in his 10th triple-double of the season and the Los Angeles Lakers made a season-hig...
3:28 24 January 2022

Mahomes gives Reid best hope to win that elusive Super Bowl

Andy Reid revitalized the Kansas City Chiefs the same way he did with the Philadelphia Eagles.
7:08 20 January 2022

Trump campaign tries robust outreach to expand his appeal

WASHINGTON — Selfies on a “Women for Trump” bus tour through Iowa. Volunteer training at a “Black Voices for Trump” organizing session in Philadelphia...
11:23 17 January 2022

Titans, Chiefs on verge of Super Bowl, play for AFC title

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Andy Reid rarely digs into his own past, preferring to stay in the moment or focus squarely on the future. It's an approach that ha...
16:35 16 January 2022

Marchand overskates puck in shootout, Bruins fall to Flyers

PHILADELPHIA — Bruins star Brad Marchand overskated the puck at center ice on a shootout attempt, clinching the Philadelphia Flyers’ 6-5 victory over ...
3:28 14 January 2022

Devils end Lightning team record tying 10-game win streak

NEWARK, N.J. — Louis Domingue stopped 26 shots against his former team as the New Jersey Devils beat Tampa Bay 3-1 Sunday night, ending the Lightning'...
2:52 13 January 2022

Maroon, Vasilevskiy lead Tampa Bay to 10th straight victory

PHILADELPHIA — Tampa Bay got offense from an unlikely source to keep its winning streak going.
3:44 12 January 2022

Without injured Embiid, 76ers rally to beat Celtics 109-98

PHILADELPHIA — Josh Richardson scored 29 points, Ben Simmons had 19 and the Philadelphia 76ers won without injured center Joel Embiid, beating the Bos...
2:37 10 January 2022

Paul carries Thunder in 4th and OT of victory over Nets

NEW YORK — Chris Paul scored 20 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, leading the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 111-103 victory over the B...
3:23 8 January 2022

Protests across US condemn action in Iran and Iraq

WASHINGTON — Demonstrators in dozens of cities around the U.S. gathered Saturday to protest the Trump administration's killing of an Iranian general a...
23:51 4 January 2022

2019 AP NFL All-Pro team rosters and voting

NEW YORK — The Associated Press 2019 NFL All-Pro team selected by a national panel of 50 media members:
17:14 3 January 2022

Unknown players step up for Eagles in clutch moments

PHILADELPHIA — Carson Wentz began the season playing with DeSean Jackson, Alshon Jeffery, Nelson Agholor, Zach Ertz and Darren Sproles and finished it...
19:57 31 December 2022

The NBA’s East is loaded at the top, and might stay that way

The West is used to being loaded at the top.
6:53 31 December 2022

Giants fire Shurmur but keep GM Gettleman after 4-12 season

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Co-owner Steve Tisch is looking to take a greater role in the daily operations of the New York Giants as the organization begi...
22:18 30 December 2022

49ers-Seahawks prime-time showdown highlights Week 17

The return of Beast Mode. A division title on the line. Possible home-field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs.
16:54 28 December 2022

Pitt rallies to beat Eastern Michigan in Quick Lane Bowl

DETROIT — Kenny Pickett threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Taysir Mack with 47 seconds left and Pittsburgh held on to beat Eastern Michigan 34-30 in th...
5:04 27 December 2022

Embiid stars as 76ers beat Bucks 121-109

PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid outplayed Giannis Antetokounmpo in Philadelphia's first home Christmas game in 31 years, collecting 31 points and 11 reboun...
22:16 25 December 2021

The NBA on Christmas: Things to know about league showcase

A six-pack of Christmas nuggets to know going into this year’s slate of showcase NBA games on the holiday: Boston at Toronto, Milwaukee at Philadelphi...
7:03 25 December 2021