Giants win appeal of tarp game
The Giants have prevailed in their protest of Tuesday night's tarp-snafu game, MLB announced.
Harvey Updyke agrees to dunk tank
Auburn fans might finally be able to seek their revenge against Harvey Updyke, who poisoned Auburn's beloved oak trees at Toomer's Corner. He has agreed to a charity event in which fans will be allowed to dunk him or throw pies at his face.
Two Steelers face pot charges
Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount will be charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.
Las Vegas' homers overpower Philly
Dallan Cave and Brennan Holligan hit two-run homers, lefty reliever Austin Kryszczuk got out of two big jams, and Las Vegas beat Philadelphia and star pitcher Mo'ne Davis 8-1 in the Little League World Series.
Garrett Richards injury 'significant'
Angels pitcher Garrett Richards is scheduled to fly back to Los Angeles on Thursday to be examined by team doctors for what manager Mike Scioscia called a "significant injury" to his left patellar tendon.
Derrick Rose out of U.S. exhibition
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose was a last-minute scratch Wednesday night from Team USA's exhibition game against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
Sports world helps drive challenge
The ice bucket challenge to benefit ALS has spread quickly across the nation over the past three weeks, and it's not just people dumping ice water on their heads and challenging three people they know to do the same within 24 hours.
Boy, 9, fatally shot in Greater Grand Crossing
Antonio Smith, 9, died after he was shot in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood, his family told Eyewitness News Wednesday night.
N. Ill. man sentenced for impregnating girl, 12
A northern Illinois man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after impregnating a 12-year-old girl.
Massive 'ice bucket challenge' held in Loop
Several hundred Chase Bank employees doused each other with icy water on Wednesday afternoon in the Loop.
Prayer vigil held for woman found dead in burning SUV
Family and friends honored Sherita Smith, 46, at a prayer vigil Wednesday night.