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May 23, 2017 9:08 PM Marvin Lewis rips NFL for loosening celebration rules, says it's bad for kids

The Bengals coach says he doesn't understand why the NFL wants to give in to individual celebrations Bengals coach Marvin Lewis is not happy about the NFL's decision to make the league more fun by loosening its strict celebration rules. Lewis ripped the new rules Tuesday for setting a bad example for young people. "I'm not for that at all," Lewis, who is on the NFL Competition 75

May 22, 2017 1:56 AM After 146 Years, Ringling Brothers Circus Takes Its Final Bow

When the ringmaster, Johnathan Lee Iverson, first saw the circus as a 9-year-old at Madison Square Garden in Manhattan, he could have sworn that the spangled horses that galloped there were real unicorns. At 41, after nearly two decades with Ringling Brothers, he has an awe in his voice when he speaks of the place that suggests that his certainty endures 14

May 22, 2017 12:05 AM Thunderous applause, tears as the ‘greatest show on Earth’ takes a final bow

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus took a final, bittersweet bow on Sunday, staging its last three shows here after 146 years of entertaining American audiences with gravity-defying trapeze stunts, comically clumsy clowns and tamed tigers. “Farewell, from the greatest show on Earth!” ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson, an 18-year 93

May 16, 2017 7:50 PM New Jersey Ski Resort Files for Bankruptcy

Mountain Creek cites years of warmer weather, little snow and missteps by prior owners Mountain Creek Resort Inc., a New Jersey ski resort less than two hours from Manhattan, has filed for bankruptcy protection, citing years of above-average temperatures, scant snowfall and missteps by prior owners. Short on cash and beset by obligations it says it cannot 19

May 11, 2017 9:15 PM Arizona hiker seeking free pizza ends up needing to be rescued

There are people who love pizza, and then there are those who'd climb a mountain in a snowstorm just to get their hands on a cheesy slice. A hiker from Flagstaff, Ariz., is apparently among the latter group. The Coconino County Sheriff's Office says a search-and-rescue team had to come to the aid of the 30-year-old hiker, who got stuck in heavy snow on Mount 20

May 11, 2017 5:24 PM Man wearing tank top, shorts stuck in snow trying to win free pizza

May 11 (UPI) -- A man in Arizona was stranded at the top of a mountain wearing a tank top and shorts while attempting to win a free pizza. Coconino County Sheriff's Office released a statement detailing the rescue of the 30-year-old male hiker, who was experiencing symptoms of hypothermia after being exposed to 3 to 5 inches of snow at the top of Mt. Elden 14

May 7, 2017 2:12 PM Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby; Thunder Snow falters

The Kentucky Derby, held at Churchill Downs, Louisville, welcomed 167,000 spectators in 2016, just 3,000 short of the previous year's record. The one and a quarter mile race is one of the highlights of the racing calendar, and has been referred to as "the most exciting two minutes in sports." The Kentucky Derby is the first leg of three thoroughbred 33

May 7, 2017 12:53 AM Top-three finish at Kentucky Derby a huge feat for two horses

While you could certainly make a case for the Todd Pletcher-trained Always Dreaming winning the Kentucky Derby, it would have been quite the handicapping feat to get the second- and third-place horses. Lookin At Lee went off at 33-1 and Battle of Midway at 40-1. It made for a $2 trifecta that paid $16,594.40. Steve Asmussen, trainer of Lookin At Lee, was certainly 9

May 7, 2017 12:53 AM Always Dreaming overcomes soggy track to win 143rd Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A trainer and jockey accustomed to success. A headstrong horse with a mind of its own. Together, they harnessed their collective talents to win the Kentucky Derby. Always Dreaming splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby by 2¾ lengths, giving trainer Todd Pletcher and jockey John Velazquez their second victories in the race but their 25

May 6, 2017 9:44 PM 2017 Kentucky Derby results: Live coverage, post time, contenders, horses, odds, field

Follow along with CBS Sports updates from Churchill Downs for the 143rd Run for the Roses The 143rd Kentucky Derby is set. All 20 horses are in the paddock preparing for the biggest race on the horse racing calendar. And it all goes down at Churchill Downs on Saturday in Louisville, Kentucky. Post time is set for 6:46 p.m. ET from the race track with favorites 20