Wrestling

Helicopter carrying WWE exec makes emergency ocean landing

Jul 19, 2017

The son of World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Vince McMahon was rescued unhurt from a helicopter that made an emergency landing in the ocean off New York

Former Minnesota governor unhappy with biography

Jul 17, 2017

Not all of Minnesota's former governors are happy with biographical plaques that went up this month next to their portraits at the recently restored state Capitol

Slain Virginia drug enforcement officer called "Superman"

May 28, 2017

A Virginia State Police special agent who police say was fatally shot by a convicted felon was remembered Sunday as a man dedicated to improving the lives of children

Slain Virginia officer was a father of 3, former Marine

May 28, 2017

A Virginia State Police special agent killed by a convicted felon in a Richmond public housing complex was a father of three and former Marine who mentored disadvantaged kids and founded a youth wrestling club

AP PHOTOS: Bavarians crown finger wrestling champion

May 26, 2017

AP PHOTOS: Bavarians crown finger wrestling champion

ONE Championship's Angela Lee chases MMA stardom outside UFC

May 25, 2017

Angela Lee didn't need to fight in the UFC to become an up-and-coming mixed martial arts star

Japanese yokozuna withdraws from summer sumo tournament

May 24, 2017

The first Japanese-born wrestler to reach sumo's highest rank in almost two decades has pulled out of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament to recover from upper body injuries

Faster, higher, rustier: Medals from Rio Olympics damaged

May 24, 2017

More than 80 American athletes have sent medals they won at the Rio Olympics to U.S. Olympic Committee headquarters to be shipped to games organizers, who will replace them due to flaking, black spots and other damage

Authorities: Girl, 2, dead after man used 'wrestling moves'

May 23, 2017

Authorities say a 2-year-old girl died after her mom's boyfriend injured the toddler using "wrestling moves."

'Dangal' becomes China's biggest non-Hollywood foreign film

May 23, 2017

The Aamir Khan film "Dangal" about an Indian man training his daughters to become wrestlers has become China's biggest grossing non-Hollywood foreign movie