A's deal C Derek Norris to Padres
The Athletics have traded starting catcher Derek Norris to the Padres.
Kevin Durant (ankle) day to day
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant said he is going to take things "a day at a time" after suffering a mild right ankle sprain in Thursday night's 114-109 loss to the Golden State Warriors.
The Somber Meaning Behind the Final Song on 'Colbert Report'
"The Colbert Report" ended its nine-season run Thursday on a somber, subtle note.
Celtics, Mavs finalize Rondo trade
The Boston Celtics have traded Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks, the teams announced Thursday night.
Jags DT's dramatic sack nets bonus
Defensive tackle Sen'Derrick Marks popped up and did the money sign after his sack to close out the Jaguars' win. He wasn't mocking Johnny Manziel, though.
No. 2 Duke turns back UConn with Coach K hot under collar
Freshman point guard Tyus Jones scored 21 points, Justise Winslow hit two key baskets late in the game and No. 2 Duke responded to a tongue lashing by coach Mike Krzyzewski to beat defending national champion Connecticut 66-56 on Thursday night.
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.
Stephenson staying put 'for now'
Underwhelmed by the quality of trade offers they've received for Lance Stephenson, the Charlotte Hornets have decided to keep the volatile guard "for now,'' according to league sources.
5-alarm fire destroys Ozone Park, Queens apartment building
More than 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.
AccuWeather forecast for the New York area
The cold air moves in and creates a chilly start to the weekend.
Military dad gives son a 'Santa Surprise'
Children expect Santa to come bearing gifts, but for one little boy Santa brought the best gift of all.
1 arrested in Brooklyn Bridge assault on police lieutenants
The NYPD says one of the seven suspects wanted in the Brooklyn Bridge assault on two police officers during protests last Saturday is in custody and facing charges.