Rory McIlroy falls down leaderboard
The Friday frustrations continued for Rory McIlroy in Scotland, where for a mind-numbing seventh time in 2014 he failed to break 40 for nine holes.
Masahiro Tanaka apologizes for injury
Masahiro Tanaka apologized Friday to the New York Yankees, his teammates and the team's fans for being sidelined by a partially torn ligament in his right elbow.
Cavaliers not previously informed
The Cleveland Cavaliers found out they were getting LeBron James back the same way the rest of the world did, when they read James' essay that was posted on Sports Illustrated's website on Friday afternoon, sources said.
Rockets plan to match Parsons offer
The Houston Rockets intend to match the Dallas Mavericks' three-year, $46 million offer sheet to restricted free agent Chandler Parsons after signing Chris Bosh, a source told ESPNDallas.com.
Strong quake hits Japan, triggering tsunami
A 6.8-magnitude earthquake has hit Japan's northern coast near the nuclear power plant crippled in the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.
'Celebration Weekend': Cleveland Exults as LeBron Returns
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Lakers trade for Jeremy Lin
The Houston Rockets have traded guard Jeremy Lin and a first-round pick to the Los Angeles Lakers, a league source told ESPN's Jeff Goodman.
'Missing' Boy's Stepmother Threatened to Make Him 'Disappear,' Court Told
The Detroit boy who was allegedly kept hidden in the family's basement has told authorities that stepmother would punch him and threaten to make him disappear, according to a petition filed in Wayne County Court.
World Cup 2014: Argentina the underdog against Germany
In two days, the championship game of the World Cup will take place between the men of Argentina and the team I think will win it all, Germany.
Michelle Wie misses British cut
Michelle Wie has gone from major champion to her first weekend off in nearly a year.
Is a giant pregnant tarantula roaming Brooklyn?
A flier posted on a pole at the corner of Fourth Avenue and 19th Street claims the Mexican Red Rump tarantula named Penelope wandered off recently.
Carmelo down to Knicks, Bulls
Carmelo Anthony has narrowed his options down to the New York Knicks and Chicago Bulls. He is no longer considering the Los Angeles Lakers, sources told ESPN's Stephen A. Smith.