Sources: Westbrook set to return
Barring any setbacks, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook plans to return from facial surgery Wednesday against the Philadelphia 76ers, sources told ESPN.com on Tuesday.
Visitation, memorial for Minnie Minoso to be held this weekend
Minnie Minoso's family announced a public visitation will be held Friday, March 6, and a memorial will be held on Saturday, March 7, both at Holy Family Church in Chicago.
Emanuel: Chicago ordinance bans 24-hour work on Wrigley Field renovations
Construction for the Wrigley Field renovation is taking longer than expected. The Chicago Cubs planned to ask for permission to work around the clock, but Mayor Rahm Emanuel said no.
Mount Everest human waste a major problem, Nepal official says
Human waste left by climbers on Mount Everest has become a problem that is causing pollution and threatening to spread disease on the world's highest peak, officials said.
'Jihadi John' Father in 'State of Shock'
Lawyer: Jasem Emwazi questioned by Kuwaiti authorities, not a suspect.
Owners: 'The Hulk,' 173-lb pit bull, is playful and sweet
Marlon and Lisa Grennan, professional trainers, raised the massive dog and say he is the 'ultimate babysitter.'
Country music star Carrie Underwood welcomes baby boy
The country music star became a mom after giving birth to her son Isaiah
Eagles release Cary Williams
The Philadelphia Eagles released starting cornerback Cary Williams on Tuesday, making it likely they will have to find replacements for three-quarters of their 2014 secondary.
Nuggets fire Brian Shaw
The Denver Nuggets have fired coach Brian Shaw, general manager Brian Connelly announced Tuesday.
New NCAA legislation in works
A group of 20 university presidents and college athletics administrators is crafting a proposal to better define when the NCAA should investigate cases of academic cheating by student-athletes.
Chicago Weather: Snow-ice mix hampers morning commute
Snow and ice due to freezing rain caused dangerous conditions on the roads throughout the Chicago area Tuesday morning, and slippery conditions are expected to persist throughout the day.
Former CIA Head David Petraeus to Plead Guilty
Decorated war veteran and former CIA director David Petraeus has entered to an agreement with federal prosecutors in which he would plead guilty to a misdemeanor charge.