Russell Westbrook hits career highs in points (49), boards (16) in OT win
Russell Westbrook set career highs with 49 points and 16 rebounds, and added 10 assists for his fourth consecutive triple-double, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 123-118 in overtime Wednesday night.
Kurt Busch won't be charged
Suspended NASCAR driver Kurt Busch will not face criminal charges over the alleged assault of his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll at Dover International Speedway on Sept. 26.
The Most Scathing Findings From the Ferguson PD Probe
The Department of Justice on Wednesday released its investigation of the Ferguson police, which found a pattern and practice of discriminatory policing.
N. Korea Hails Attack as 'Righteous Punishment' Against US
North Korea hailed a South Korean man's attack on the U.S. ambassador to Seoul in a statement through its Korean Central News Agency.
Troy Polamalu still unsure of future
The Pittsburgh Steelers hope Troy Polamalu retires so they are not forced to release him, a source close to the iconic safety told ESPN.com.
Sources: McGee, Celtics near deal
The Boston Celtics are close to signing big man JaVale McGee to a deal through next season, multiple sources told ESPN.com on Thursday.
LaQuan McGowan practices at TE
The Baylor Bears are having LaQuan McGowen -- all 6-foot-7, 410 pounds of him -- practice at tight end and at H-back during spring practices.
Keurig creator 'regrets' his invention
John Sylvan, inventor of the Keurig coffee system, says he sometimes regrets his invention because it is so bad for the environment.
49ers sign Darnell Dockett
Defensive end Darnell Dockett will stay in the NFC West next season, signing with the San Francisco 49ers, his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, announced Thursday on Twitter.
20 years after I-Team report 'Tamed or Tortured,' Ringling to remove elephants
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is ending its iconic elephant acts.
Park Ridge mayor David Schmidt dies at 57
Mayor David Schmidt of northwest suburban Park Ridge passed away late Wednesday night.
Pats decline Vince Wilfork's option
Veteran defensive tackle Vince Wilfork tweeted Thursday that the New England Patriots have informed him they will not be picking up the option in his contract, thus making him a free agent when the league year begins March 10.