Calvin Johnson: Ankle progressing
Calvin Johnson is more encouraged about his progress this week in returning from a high right ankle sprain than he has been the past two weeks, when he has missed back-to-back games for the Detroit Lions.
Broncos end in-season contract talk
The Denver Broncos do not expect to re-sign two free-agents-to-be, wide receiver Demaryius Thomas and tight end Julius Thomas, during the season, according to sources.
The Most Pressing Question About the Ottawa Shooting
Authorities in Canada are trying to understand what motivated a gunman to kill a soldier in the country's capital Wednesday, with Prime Minister Stephen Harper calling the shooting the country's second "terrorist" attack this week.
Police: Man squeezed woman's toes at supermarket
A man suspected of squeezing a woman's toes in the parking lot of a southern New Jersey supermarket earlier this month has been captured.
Police ID man caught on surveillance camera stealing Linden donation jar
The suspect, described as a white male in his 20s with brown hair, facial hair on his chin and a slight moustache, was inside the Mini-Mart on North Stiles Street in Linden around 2:30 p.m. on September 25.
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.
Titans give nod to Zach Mettenberger
The Tennessee Titans have decided to start rookie Zach Mettenberger at quarterback against the visiting Houston Texans on Sunday, a league source told ESPN's Adam Caplan on Wednesday.
California woman gives birth to second set of twins
Elizabeth Cervantes first found out she was having back to back sets of twins around April Fools Day, and thought it was a joke!
Police: Man in tiger suit caught spray painting home, sidewalk and dumpster
Denver police are calling him 'Tony the Tagger' and now a guy investigators say was spray painting a man's home while wearing a tiger suit is in trouble with the law.
School district allows students to pose with guns for senior photos
A school district in central Nebraska says it will now allow its seniors to pose with guns for their yearbook photos
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.
Must-see video: Bear cub roams the aisles of an Oregon pharmacy
More than likely, the cub became separated from its mother and wandered into the store in search of food.