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Marshawn Lynch missing as Seahawks camp begins

RENTON, Wash. (AP) -- Marshawn Lynch famously said during Super Bowl week that he was "all about that action, boss."...

Dallas Cowboys LB McClain convicted in Alabama

DECATUR, Ala. (AP) -- A judge on Friday convicted Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct in his Alabama hometown and imposed an 18-day jail term that could interrupt the player's bid to restart his career....

Rule change: Blood and bumps at Commonwealth Games

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- It was the first bout of the boxing competition at the Commonwealth Games. Within minutes, Mathew Martin of Nauru had a large lump on his head from a punch. Northern Ireland's Michael Conlan, who won unanimously on points, had blood streaming down his face....

Malaysian cyclist reprimanded for Gaza protest

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- A Malaysian cyclist at the Commonwealth Games who wore gloves with "Save Gaza" written on them has been reprimanded by his team and warned he will be expelled if he does it again....

FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup

GENEVA (AP) -- FIFA rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, saying the tournament "can achieve positive change."...

Euro hurdles champ out of Comm Games for doping

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- European 400-meter hurdles champion Rhys Williams is out of the Commonwealth Games after becoming the second Welsh athlete suspended for a doping offense this month....

Cowboys' Romo happy to spend hours nursing back

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) -- Tony Romo paused to add up how long it would take to coddle his surgically repaired back on the first day of training camp....

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Salma Hayek pulls trigger on 'Everly' at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- For Salma Hayek, her role in "Everly" was her toughest yet....

Colin Firth, Emma Stone riff on working with Woody

NEW YORK (AP) -- Colin Firth had been hoping for decades to get a call from Woody Allen....

'Up the Down Staircase' writer Kaufman dies at 103

NEW YORK (AP) -- Bel Kaufman, the witty and spirited fiction writer, educator and storyteller whose million-selling "Up the Down Staircase" captured the insanity and the humor, the pathos and the poetry of the American high school, died Friday at age 103....

Stan Lee cancels Comic-Con appearance

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Stan Lee is missing in action at Comic-Con....

Bazinga! `Big Bang Theory' writers hit Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Past "Big Bang" Comic-Con panels have paid off for fans that score tickets. One viewer was awarded a trip to space. And there was a surprise appearance by Johnny Galecki, who hid in the audience in costume until he asked a question....

Sam Raimi announces planned `The Last of Us' film

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- "The Last of Us" video game is becoming a film....

Comic-Con gets first look at 'Mockingjay' trailer

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The trailer for the next film in the popular "Hunger Games" series is making its premiere at Comic-Con....

Zimmerman says he'll appeal NBC lawsuit dismissal

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- George Zimmerman has filed a notice to appeal the dismissal of his defamation lawsuit against NBC Universal and three reporters....

Review: 'Hercules' is schlocky but entertaining

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- You'll have to say one thing for Brett Ratner's production of "Hercules": This movie has a sense of proportion. Running just over 90 minutes, the movie is often clunky, but at least it's fast and unpretentious. And its likable star, Dwayne Johnson, manages to murder legions without ever seeming sadistic. Less violent than "300," less compelling than "Gladiator," this new addition to the sword-and-sandals genre seems likely to please the fanboy audience and stir up so...

Review: 'Hercules' is schlocky but entertaining

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- You'll have to say one thing for Brett Ratner's production of "Hercules": This movie has a sense of proportion. Running just over 90 minutes, the movie is often clunky, but at least it's fast and unpretentious. And its likable star, Dwayne Johnson, manages to murder legions without ever seeming sadistic. Less violent than "300," less compelling than "Gladiator," this new addition to the sword-and-sandals genre seems likely to please the fanboy audience and stir up so...

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