U.S. clinches World Cup berth
After the United States' path to the World Cup hit a snag four years ago, Carli Lloyd was happy to help send the team through smoothly this time.
Eric Hosmer's sixth-inning RBI gives Royals 2-1 World Series lead
Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 Friday night to take a 2-1 World Series lead.
Kobe: Steve Nash 'did everything'
Kobe Bryant said Steve Nash can go to sleep at night knowing he did everything he could do in order to return this season.
Roy Williams: Academic case 'a pain'
The specter of another NCAA probe has taken its toll on North Carolina coach Roy Williams.
Joe Maddon leaving Rays
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out clause in his contract and is leaving the team immediately.
Rival offers division title to Pilchuck
The Oak Harbor Wildcats, who were scheduled to host Marysville Pilchuck High on Friday night for the Wesco 3A North division title in Washington, have offered to instead accept second place following Friday's fatal shooting at Pilchuck.
MFK in Lakeview inspired by food writer, summer and Spain
Mary Frances Kennedy Fisher may be the inspiration, but honestly, so is summertime and Spain at MFK restaurant in the city's Lakeview neighborhood.
CTA bag screenings for explosives to begin Nov. 3
Chicago police and the CTA will begin conducting random swab-tests of bags to detect possible explosive materials as part of a counterterrorism effort, officials said.
VIDEO: Bus driver stops purse snatcher
A suspected robber in Chile picked the wrong place to try to steal a woman's purse.
Mandatory quarantine announced for Illinois high-risk Ebola personnel
The Illinois Department of Public Health announced a mandatory 21-day home quarantine for high-risk individuals who have had direct contact with an individual infected with the Ebola virus while in Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea.
PGA impeaches Ted Bishop
Ted Bishop was ousted Friday as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet and Facebook post directed at Ian Poulter.