Seahawks sign OT Eric Winston
NFL Players Association president Eric Winston signed a one-year deal with Seattle Seahawks, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter, confirming multiple reports.
NCAA settles head injury lawsuit
The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports.
9-year old girl struck by plane on Florida beach dies
A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family has died from her injuries, law enforcement officials in Florida said Tuesday.
Disabled New Jersey Transit train pulled into Penn Station
A train headed to Manhattan with over 1,000 passengers became disabled Tuesday morning, and had to be pulled into Penn Station by locomotive.
20 New Jersey residents test positive for Chikungunya virus
Twenty New Jersey residents have tested positive for a mosquito-borne virus that has spread through the Caribbean.
Michele Roberts named NBPA chief
Washington, D.C., attorney Michele Roberts has been voted in as the new executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, becoming the first woman to head up a major sports union.
Suspect in 2 Long Island cold case murders heads to court
John Bittrolff, 48, of Manorville, is being held without bail for the killings of Colleen McNamee and Rita Tangredi two decades ago.
2 U.S. marshals and NYPD detective recovering after shootout in Greenwich Village
Two U.S. marshals and an NYPD detective are in stable condition after being shot in Greenwich Village Monday while attempting to serve a warrant on a suspect, who was killed in the shootout.
Former Westport, CT swim coach pleads guilty to sex assault
A former swim coach and math teacher at Staples High School in Westport has pleaded guilty to raping two pre-teen girls.
Details on the Greenwich Village shooting suspect
Jim Hoffer takes a closer look at the fugitive suspect killed in Monday's shootout in a Greenwich Village smoke shop.
Israel escalates Gaza offensive with heaviest bombardment of conflict so far
Israel escalated its military campaign against Hamas on Tuesday, striking symbols of the group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that shut down the strip's only power plant in the heaviest bombardment in the fighting so far.