Opponents help athlete with special needs score winning shot
Players on a Texas eighth grade basketball team didn't care as much about the final score of their game as they did about demonstrating the meaning of good sportsmanship
Melo: Been advised to take time off
Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is out for Thursday night's game against the Chicago Bulls because of left knee soreness and admitted before Thursday's shootaround that people close to him are trying to get him to shut things down for a few weeks.
Firefighters battle 5-alarm fire at Ozone Park, Queens apartment building
Over 200 firefighters responded to a fire that went to 5 alarms Thursday at a building on 97th Street in the Ozone Park section of Queens.
Volquez, Medlen to join Royals
The Kansas City Royals have agreed to a two-year, $20 million contract with right-hander Edinson Volquez, according to multiple reports.
Clinically brain-dead pregnant woman being kept alive to save the baby -- against parents' wishes
A 16-weeks pregnant woman is being kept alive on life support to save her unborn baby, despite being pronounced brain-dead by Ireland's leading neurosurgeons, reported the Irish Independent. The woman's parents, however, are demanding their daughter be allowed to die.
Sidney Crosby plays Thursday
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby, who had missed three games after being diagnosed with the mumps, returned to the lineup Thursday night against Colorado.
Rondo-to-Mavs deal nearly finished
A source with knowledge of the Rajon Rondo trade talks says a "deal is on course to happen tonight."
Man's adorable photobooth proposal catches girlfriend by surprise
Kevin Moran's marriage proposal caught his girlfriend totally by surprise when he popped the question in a photobooth.
Jim Harbaugh won't comment on U-M
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh would not bite Thursday when asked to comment on numerous reports that have him and his alma mater at the University of Michigan exchanging flirtatious glances.
Richardson says he's among top DL
One year after being named the NFL's top defensive rookie, New York Jets standout Sheldon Richardson believes he's just as good as any defensive lineman in the league, including J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans.
Jay Cutler hopes to stay with Bears
Despite coach Marc Trestman benching him just 14 games into a seven-year, $126.7 million contract, quarterback Jay Cutler hopes to remain with the Bears.