Man apprehended after jumping White House fence
This latest incident comes about a month after a previous White House fence jumper sprinted across the lawn, past armed uniformed agents and entered the mansion. The fallout from that September incident and other Secret Service breaches in security for the president led Julia Pierson to step down as director of the agency.
Canada's PM calls shooting rampage act of terrorism
A masked gunman killed a soldier standing guard at Canada's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in an attack that was stopped cold when he was shot to death by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms.
7 FDNY firefighters injured in Brooklyn while fighting factory fire
Seven firefighters have been injured while battling a blaze in Brooklyn.
Royals use 5-run 6th inning to roar past Giants, even World Series
Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 to even the World Series at one game apiece.
Blake Griffin, Chris Paul put on show in Steve Ballmer's first home game
New Clippers owner Steve Ballmer attended his first home game Wednesday night at Staples Center, and the Clippers broke out of their preseason funk with a 108-105 victory over Phoenix.
Okla. State sues Texas' Joe Wickline
Oklahoma State has sued Texas co-offensive coordinator Joe Wickline for breach of contract, alleging he misled his former employer about his new position at Texas, and the school is seeking more than $593,000 in damages.
Tim Lincecum exits with tight back
Tim Lincecum returned to the mound for the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday and threw 1? scoreless innings of relief. However, he left the game with tightness in his lower back and is day to day.
Arbitrator rules Goodell must testify
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has been compelled to testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Wednesday.
Rousey to defend title vs. Zingano
UFC female bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will seek her fifth title defense against the undefeated Cat Zingano at UFC 182 on Jan. 3 in Las Vegas.
Scott: Kobe has 'shown me enough'
Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is sitting out the rest of the preseason, coach Byron Scott said Wednesday.