In an effort to reach a global audience, the UFC has put together a star-studded fight card in Abu Dhabi for Saturday night.
North Dakota has officially given up its Fighting Sioux mascot after a four-year battle.
Butler coach Brad Stevens, who led his team on a Cinderell run to the NCAA title game and almost beat Duke, was rewarded handsomely Thursday with a massive extension.
National Player of the Year, Tina Charles of UConn, is taken No. 1 by the WNBA's Connecticut Sun, while UGA's Ashley Houts is drafted No. 16 overall by New York, teammate Angel Robinson is taken No. 20 by Los Angeles and FSU's Jacinta Monroe is selected No. 6 overall by
Tifton native and UGA freshman Chance Veazey was paralyzed in a scooter accident on campus before ever getting the chance to play for the Bulldogs.
Former Southland star Jody Sellars not only leads GSW in wins this year, but has helped propel the Hurricanes to their best season since joining Division II.
Associated Press columnist Tim Dahlberg lets Tiger Woods have it over the release of his commerical by Nike during his first tournament back after such an embarrassing sex scandal.
The self-proclaimed worldwide leader in sports, ESPN, seems to go out of its way in the first round to feature Tiger Woods at every point, but then shies away from the reason why: his sex scandal.
Y.E. Yang, the player who won the Tour's last big tournament in 2009, the PGA Championship, is in the hunt after Day 1.
Outside of a plane that flew overhead towing a banner with not-so-flattering messages, Tiger Woods' return to golf Thursday at the Masters goes off without incident.
Coming into this week's Masters, no golfer was hotter than Fred Couples, who had already won three straight Champions Tour events before ending Day 1 at Augusta in the lead and on pace for his fourth victory in a row -- but with Tiger Woods nipping at his heels.
James Finkelstein, defense attorney for Devonta Covin in an armed robbery case, issues statement on Covin's innocence in that case and a rape charge.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
Lee County leaders discuss a possible plan of attack for concern areas in the city of Leesburg.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
Georgia State Troopers are investigating a fatal crash in Baconton at the intersection of U.S. 19 and East Lester Road.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
Roughly 50 houses in the Albany and Lee county area will be open to the public Saturday and Sunday.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
Albany Police officers arrest one, place two juveniles in custody and question six others at two addresses in connection with city burglaries.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
Dougherty County's census participation has already surpassed its rate from 2000.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
The board voted to keep payments from former businessman Tim Washington the same, despite his request to lower them.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Albany police respond to at least 44 incidents.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
The United Daughters of the Confederacy and the Sons of Confederate Veterans will host a memorial observance.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
- Democrat Roy Barnes and Republican John Oxendine emerge as money leaders in Georgia's race for governor.- Shannon McCaffrey, The Associated Press
U.S. Rep. Sanford D. Bishop Jr., D- Albany, on Wednesday responded to a request from the Albany mayor's office to appeal to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for a 60-day deferment for the city to repay more than $374,000 to HUD due Friday.