Wesley Matthews ruptures Achilles
Portland starter Wesley Matthews tore his left Achilles on Thursday night and will miss the rest of the season, the team announced.
E'Twaun Moore 3 caps Bulls' rally as Russell Westbrook's streak ends
E'Twaun Moore hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds remaining and the Chicago Bulls rallied to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-105 on Thursday night, ending Russell Westbrook's triple-double streak at four.
Aldon Smith restructures contract
San Francisco 49ers All-Pro outside linebacker Aldon Smith agreed to a restructure of his contract on Thursday that will convert into a series of non-guaranteed bonuses that would add up to his salary if he meets certain requirements.
Hunter Pence to miss 6-8 weeks
San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence suffered a nondisplaced fracture of his left ulna Thursday and will be out six to eight weeks, the team said.
Maurice Jones-Drew retires
Running back Maurice Jones-Drew announced his retirement Thursday after a nine-year NFL career.
No. 6 Wisconsin wraps up Big Ten title by beating Minnesota
No. 6 Wisconsin wins Big 10 title by beating Minnesota 76-63
Firefighter injured in manhole explosion in Brooklyn
Firefighters were responding to a manhole fire at 1285 Broadway in Bushwick Thursday night.
MLBPA supports Josh Hamilton
The MLBPA sprang to the defense of Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton on Thursday, issuing a statement critical of news leaks that it calls "cowardly" and intended to hurt Hamilton "personally and professionally."
Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia; 5 hurt
A plane slipped off a runway at LaGuardia airport, crashed into a fence and has been evacuated.
Harrison Ford injured in small plane crash at Penmar Golf Course
Harrison Ford was injured after his small plane crashed during an emergency landing at Penmar Golf Course in Venice on Thursday afternoon.
Islanders blow lead, but rally to beat Predators 4-3
Brock Nelson scored with 6:08 left, helping the New York Islanders rally after blowing a two-goal lead in the third period with a 4-3 win over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night.
Democrats Stirred, but Not Shaken, by Clinton Email Furor
A number of Iowa Democratic State Party chairs have opinions about Hillary Clinton's private email account that she used for state business.