'How I spent my summer vacation'
We asked four prominent figures in college hoops -- Duke's Marshall Plumlee, LSU's Ben Simmons, Georgia State's Ron Hunter and Maryland's Melo Trimble -- how they spent their summer vacations.
Want to see American Pharoah at Monmouth Park? Here's how to get there
The New Jersey Department of Transportation and New Jersey Transit have announced plans to help move a record number of attendees expected to turn out to see the Triple Crown winner this Sunday, August 2.
Tests find high levels of contamination in waters for Rio Games
The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events in next summer's Rio Games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, a study found.
PHOTOS: 8-year-old with cerebral palsy completes triathlon
Bailey Matthews had an emotional finish to the Castle Howard Triathlon last Saturday. The 8-year-old with cerebral palsy cast aside his walker to finish the race by himself.
Tom Brady fights on, files lawsuit to stop Deflategate suspension
Tom Brady took the fight over his "Deflategate" suspension to social media and federal court Wednesday, and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft backed the three-time Super Bowl MVP, saying "I was wrong to put my faith in the league."
Rangers get Cole Hamels, reliever for lefty Matt Harrison, 5 prospects
The Texas Rangers agreed to a trade Wednesday night with the Philadelphia Phillies for left-handed ace Cole Hamels, sources told ESPN.
'Stay tuned' for regular-season NBA game in Africa, Silver says
NBA commissioner Adam Silver says "stay tuned" for a regular-season game in Africa as Chris Paul and others prepare to play the league's first exhibition on the continent.
The First GOP Debate: Who's In and Who's Out
Who will be on stage and who will be watching from home?
Woman groped on Upper East Side, police say
Police are looking for a man who groped a woman going into her Upper East Side apartment.
Manhole fire results in power outages in Washington Heights
The fire, which is off Wadsworth Terrace, has resulted in some scattered power outages.
Video Shows Plague of Locusts Swarming in Southern Russia
The waves of locusts began around July 20, agricultural officials said.
AK-47 Bandit Strikes Again
The man shot and wounded a police officer following bank robbery in 2012, according to the FBI.