Sammy Watkins (ribs) leaves game
Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins left in the first quarter of Thursday's preseason finale against the Detroit Lions after apparently re-injuring his ribs.
Kenny Hill breaks Manziel passing mark in ending S. Carolina streak
Kenny Hill broke Johnny Manziel's single-game passing record with 511 yards and No. 21 Texas A&M beat No. 9 South Carolina 52-28 on Thursday night, ending the Gamecocks' 18-game home win streak.
CiCi Bellis falls; Serena cruises
American teen CiCi Bellis fought back after losing the first set, but ultimately came up short in her second round match Thursday night at the US Open.
Severe penalties for domestic violence
The NFL is immediately implementing a sweeping domestic violence initiative that calls for a six-game suspension for a first offense and a lifetime ban from the league for a second offense.
CPD commander charged with misconduct
Glenn Evans, a Chicago police commander, has been stripped of his police powers and is due in court to face charges of misconduct.
Big score for Aggies, fans with rout
Some 600 people will receive furniture for free due to a College Station promotion that promised the giveaway if Texas A&M beat South Carolina by at least 10 points.
High school teacher insults students, wishes them bodily harm in tweets
A Newark high school teacher has created a firestorm of controversy for controversial tweets that insult students and even wish them bodily harm.
Anthony Brown: Can't play for a racist
USC senior running back Anthony Brown, who quit the team a week ago, called head coach Steve Sarkisian a racist Thursday.
Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosts business expo
Hispanic business owners had a chance to connect with corporate and government leaders on Thursday at Navy Pier for the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Expo.
Man tried to lure 3 children with money in Belmont Cragin, police say
A man tried to kidnap three children in Chicago's Belmont Cragin neighborhood, according to police.
In 'Madzilla,' boy with leukemia, 5, gets starring role
"Madzilla" stars Maddex, 5, as the 80-foot lizard terrorizing Chicago. Filming was done last month in the Loop.
Joan Rivers rushed to hospital, listed in stable condition
Comedienne Joan Rivers was initially rushed to Mt. Sinai Hospital in critical condition in New York Thursday, with reports saying she suffered cardiac arrest.