Yusmeiro Petit retires 46 straight
San Francisco Giants right-hander Yusmeiro Petit has set a major league record by retiring 46 consecutive batters.
Sammy Watkins (ribs) ruled out
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.
US to Test Ebola Vaccine in Humans Amid Growing Outbreak in West Africa
American scientists will begin testing an Ebola vaccine in humans next week, U.S. health officials announced today. But it could take 11 months to learn whether the vaccine is safe as the virus's toll in West Africa continues to rise.
Police: 'Frustrated' mother throws baby against wall
A Schuylkill County teenage mother is accused of critically injuring her newborn son by throwing the baby against a wall.
'Russian Invasion' of Ukraine Prompts UN Session
Ukraine's president called an emergency meeting of the nation's security council and canceled a foreign trip today due to a "Russian invasion," with rebel forces opening up a new front in the conflict.
Obama: 'We Don't Have a Strategy' to Bomb ISIS in Syria
President Obama admitted today that his administration does not have a strategy yet to combat the militant Islamic group ISIS that has grabbed large chunks of Iraq and Syria.
Tony Stewart to race Sunday
Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt track race.
Chicago Jazz Festival 2014 schedule
The Chicago Jazz Festival kicked off Thursday with a concert at Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park.
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.
Beach goers capture incredible video of waves created by storms on both coasts
Storms off both coasts are stirring up impressive waves that are prompting officials to prohibit swimming on some beaches while drawing huge crowds to watch the surfers on others.
MDA Show of Strength Telethon
The Labor Day Weekend Tradition Will Air Sunday, August 31 at 8:00 PM ON ABC
Long Island beaches prohibit swimming over rip current concerns
Swimmers have been told to stay out of the water at several Long Island beaches due to concerns about rip currents.