| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:50 AM
For Eddie Vanderdoes, a difficult spring and early summer gave way Wednesday to football and relief.
The freshman defensive end from Auburn (Calif.) Placer High went through his first practice with UCLA, less than two weeks after the NCAA ruled him...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:23 PM
BOSTON — Jurors in the racketeering trial of James "Whitey" Bulger finished their second day of deliberations Wednesday without reaching a verdict, but the day was filled with drama as prosecutors and defense lawyers huddled with the judge and the...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 8:00 AM
When I was at the interview for my Global Entry card — a program that allows faster passage through Customs upon return to the U.S. — one of the last things the Customs and Border Protection officer said before I left was this, "Don't get...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Notre Dame Coach Brian Kelly said Friday that starting quarterback Everett Golson, who led the Irish to last year's Bowl Championship Series title game, will return to school in January.
Golson was suspended for the fall semester for academic reasons....
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Houston Rockets forward Terrence Jones was arrested Wednesday after allegedly stomping on the leg of a homeless man outside of a Portland, Ore., bar.
According to KATU-TV in Portland, Jones left the bar and walked by a doorway where two homeless men...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:17 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — An injury-plagued and frustration-filled first season with the Angels came to an end Wednesday for reliever Sean Burnett, who was diagnosed with a small tear in his flexor tendon and is out for the year.
Burnett, the former...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:34 PM
It has already been a tough 2013 campaign for Notre Dame. The breaks, as George "Gipper" Gipp once said, have certainly been beating the boys.
Irish football dropped to 0-2 with Wednesday's shocking letter-of-intent ruling defeat to UCLA.
It was the...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:19 PM
BOSTON -- James "Whitey" Bulger's former partner returned to the witness stand Wednesday for a fifth day of testimony, with the defense harping on his role as an FBI informant while trying to discredit him as a liar.
Stephen "The Rifleman" Flemmi...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 11:17 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — The only quarterback in the stadium Monday night who knew how to defeat Alabama wasn't allowed to take a snap.
Johnny Manziel, the Heisman Trophy winner, watched from the stands, perhaps reminiscing about his team's upset win...
| Jan 9, 2013
We're watching the BCS championship game together Monday night in Lane Kiffin's USC office — you know, the game the Trojans were going to be playing in Miami.
It sounds silly, if not ridiculous, after the kind of season the Trojans have just...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 11:54 AM
No living players will be inducted into the Hall of Fame this year, a decision that baseball great Pete Rose said is "kind of sad."
In an interview with Fox News, Rose lamented the first shutout since 1996.
"There's a lot of great players that were on...