49ers lose Aldon Smith for 9 games
49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been suspended nine games for violating the NFL's personal-conduct and substance-abuse policies.
Taxi crashes, kills pedestrian on Upper East Side
One person was killed, and another injured when a taxi crashed on the Upper East Side.
Jesus Montero, scout in altercation
Seattle Mariners catcher Jesus Montero, currently rehabbing an oblique injury with the team's Class A Everett AquaSox affiliate, reportedly got into a heated altercation Thursday with a scout from his own team.
Venus Williams falls to Sara Errani
Venus Williams' comeback fell short at the US Open on Friday afternoon, falling to Sara Errani 6-0, 0-6, 7-6 (5).
NYC music festival Electric Zoo tightens security
Heightened security is in place for a New York City music festival where two people died last year.
Arrest made in Queens fake cabbie attack on mother, kids
Surveillance video showed a man posing as a cab driver assaulting a woman and her children after allegedly trying to force her to perform a sex act inside the car.