- Coca-Cola names Quincey as next CEO, Kent stays as chairman
NEW YORK (AP) — Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent will step down from that role next year and be succeeded by the company's No. 2 executive, at a time when people are drinking less sugary soda including its flagship Coke drink.
- British police: 83 potential suspects in soccer abuse probe
LONDON (AP) — Police overseeing the sex abuse scandal in British soccer say 83 potential suspects have been identified and linked to 98 clubs.
- Obama orders review of election-season hacking
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence officials to conduct a broad review of election-season cyberattacks, including the email hacks that rattled the presidential campaign and raised fresh concerns about Russia's meddling in U.S. elections, the White House said Friday.
- Trump still campaigning, hopes to boost GOP in Louisiana
NEW YORK (AP) — Tending to party politics, President-elect Donald Trump is rallying supporters in Louisiana on Friday ahead of the state's Senate runoff election, aiming to pad the Republican majority he will inherit.
- Trump transition team seeks details on Energy Dept. workers
WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's transition team is asking Energy Department employees detailed questions about the agency's operations and personnel, including a list of employees and contractors who attended international meetings on climate change over the past five years.
- Report: Russian doping involved over 1,000 athletes
LONDON (AP) — Russia's sports reputation was ripped apart again Friday when a new report into systematic doping detailed a vast "institutional conspiracy" that covered more than 1,000 athletes in over 30 sports and corrupted the drug-testing system at the 2012 and 2014 Olympics.
- Chiefs keep up dominance of AFC West with win vs Raiders
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There is an argument to be made that the AFC West is the best division in the NFL.
- Fowler gets $82.5 million, 5-year deal with Cardinals
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dexter Fowler is headed from the World Series champions to their biggest rival.
- Davis disgusted, Gentry frustrated as Pelicans' losses mount
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As far as Anthony Davis was concerned, there wasn't much to discuss. He appeared eager to escape the Pelicans' locker room rather than stew over what was arguably the most demoralizing of New Orleans' 16 losses this young season.
- Earnhardt says health top priority as he prepares for return
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — It took less than four laps for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to feel back at home in his race car. His test this week at Darlington Raceway was the final hurdle for NASCAR's most popular driver to earn clearance to compete next season.