Green Day, Lou Reed among 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees
The new class of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame includes the punk trio Green Day, late rock legend Lou Reed and "Lean on Me" singer Bill Withers.
President mixes up actor and QB
During Friday's year-end White House news conference, President Barack Obama said it was a mistake for Sony to cancel the release of "The Interview" because of the threat of violence from North Korea, adding that he loved actor "James Flacco."
Obama says North Korea hacked Sony, vows response
President Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader.
Mavs welcome Rondo's intensity
Rajon Rondo has yet to practice with his new teammates, but the Dallas Mavericks are excited about their potential after adding a point guard they believe ranks among the elite at the position.
Cops: Woman, 19, killed NY boy, falsely reported abduction
A 19-year old New York woman is accused of killing a 5-year-old cousin in her care and then calling in a false report that two masked intruders took the boy from their Albany-area home.
South Shore freight train derails, spills 260,000 pounds of coal
Crews are cleaning up after a coal spill from a freight train derailment near Michigan City.
Aurora Shooting Suspect's Parents Break Silence for 1st Time
The parents of James Holmes, the man accused in a 2012 movie theater rampage in Colorado, said their son "is not a monster."
Vet Corey Brewer joins the Rockets
The Houston Rockets have acquired veteran swingman Corey Brewer from the Minnesota Timberwolves, according to ESPN.com sources and media reports.
City of Chicago selling vacant lots for $1
The City of Chicago has a deal that many residents can't refuse: vacant residential lots are being sold for only $1. But if you buy one, you have to do something with it.
Justin Upton acquired by Padres
The San Diego Padres have acquired left fielder Justin Upton from the Atlanta Braves, sources told ESPN.
Grateful student raises $50K for homeless man for offering $5 for cab fare
After a student was unable to pay for a cab, a homeless man offered her the money for the cab ride home. In gratitude, the student has raised over $50,000 so the homeless man can get back on his feet.
Obama botches James Franco's name, calls him "James Flacco" during press conference
Twitter erupted with jokes combining the careers of actor James Franco and football player Joe Flacco after President Obama mistakenly used the name "James Flacco" today during a press conference in which he discussed Franco's movie "The Interview."