Donald Stephenson banned 4 games
Chiefs offensive tackle Donald Stephenson has been suspended for the first four games of this season for violating the league's policy against performance-enhancing drugs.
Record deal for Rusney Castillo
The Boston Red Sox landed the services of Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo, agreeing to a seven-year, $72.5 million contract, a team source told ESPNBoston.com's Gordon Edes on Friday.
Manny Machado likely out for season
Orioles third baseman Manny Machado, who would have been eligible to return from the disabled list on Wednesday, is instead expected to have knee surgery within the week and likely will miss the rest of the season, a source confirmed to ESPN.com
Adam Scott, Cameron Tringale lead
Now that the majors are over, Adam Scott is going after the one big prize remaining this year -- a shot at the $10 million FedEx Cup prize.
Six-month-old baby rescued from hot car at shopping center
Police and bystanders came to the rescue of a six-month-old baby left in a hot car in a parking lot at Meyerland Plaza
New York City Council Speaker gets good news about HPV diagnosis
Melissa Mark-Viverito underwent a biopsy on Monday and was told she had low-grade dysplasia, but no cause for concern.
Stewart Manor resident finds plane part in backyard
The plane part, believed to be from a commercial jetliner, was discovered on Carlton Terrace in Stewart Manor.
Newark police probe deadly shooting of popular merchant
Police say 26-year-old Jose Rivas, a popular and well-known merchant in the area, was abducted on Osborne Terrace around 8 a.m. as he was trying to open his store.
Get a speeding ticket in Nassau? Because of new speed cams, it might not count
Nearly 40,000 speed-camera tickets have been issued in Nassau County so far this summer.
Cuban player smuggler pleads guilty
A man accused of masterminding a human trafficking ring pleaded guilty Friday to U.S. extortion charges involving the smuggling of more than 1,000 Cubans, including baseball players such as Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin.
'Kissing Congressman' Makes Ballot, Faces 'Duck Dynasty' Snub
Louisiana's "Kissing Congressman" Vance McAllister, seeking a political rebound after he was caught cheating on his wife following the release of a surveillance video that showed him kissing a staffer, qualified to be on the ballot on Friday. But he did..
How a College Love Triangle Ended in Death
Click through to see how a college student's attempt to win back his ex-girlfriend eventually ended in murder.