New York Jets running back Mike Goodson is facing drug and weapons charges after he was found in a car with an acquaintance early Friday morning on Interstate 80 in New Jerse..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The Eagle Creek golfing community is reacting to Ken Venturi's death. Venturi was a long time member of Eagle Creek and a resident of Marco Island before movi..
LONDON (AP) - David Beckham says he is retiring from soccer at the end of the season. The 38-year-old Beckham recently won a league title in a fourth country with Paris Saint-..
The U.S. Open tennis tournament will leave CBS after nearly a half-century and move all TV coverage to cable starting in 2015 under an 11-year contract with ESPN.  ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Florida High School Athletic Association is hosting its baseball state championship at JetBlue Park, bringing teams, fans and tourism dollars to Lee Cou..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Washington Nationals may be close to moving their spring training home...but not to Lee County. The Orlando Sentinel is quoting officials in Osceola County wh..
Jack Butler, who helped revolutionize the way cornerbacks played in the NFL during his Hall of Fame career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, died Saturday after a lengthy battle with a..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Dear Mr. President, please order the Jacksonville Jaguars to sign Tim Tebow. That was the gist of a petition started by some Jaguars fans Monday, hoping P..
MIAMI (AP) - The Super Bowl might not return to South Florida for a long time. Ten NFL title games have been played in Miami, but last week the Dolphins were denied public money fo..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A group of students are leading the push for an FGCU football program after publishing team concept portraits. Justin Unger, 22, created the pictures on his iMac..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Cape Coral High School student David Flynn has signed to play at NCAA Aurora University near Chicago, according to basketball coach Tom Kenna. Flynn led the Cape ..
ESTERO, Fla.- The Florida Everblades and their home, Germain Arena, are for sale.Majority owner of the arena, 70-year-old Peter Karmanos, Jr., is selling most of his properties to ..
NEW YORK (AP) - Tebow Time is over in New York - before it ever got started. Tim Tebow was waived by the Jets on Monday, the end of an unsuccessful one-season exp..
NEW YORK (AP) - NBA veteran center Jason Collins has become the first active male professional athlete in the major four American sports leagues to come out as gay. &nb..
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Justice Department laid out its case in a lawsuit against Lance Armstrong on Tuesday, saying the cyclist violated his contract with the U.S. Postal Service..
ESTERO, Fla.- Florida Gulf Coast University has hired Joe Dooley, an assistant coach at the University of Kansas, as the third men's basketball head coach in program history. Doole..
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Marathon will go on in 2014. The executive director of the Boston Athletic Association calls the race a "deeply held tradition - an integ..
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Adam Scott finished the job this time, and put an end to more than a half-century of Australian misery at the Masters. With the two biggest putts of his ca..
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Tiger Woods' penalty drop on the 15th hole of the second round is being reviewed before play began at the Masters Saturday morning, and the four-time champion c..
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Sergio Garcia has turned in a bogey-free round to claim a share of the Masters lead. Garcia shot a 6-under 66 Thursday, leaving him tied with ..