For most of the season the Oakland Athletics have been the best team in baseball. They looked to stack the odds even more in their favor with trades for pitchers Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel and Jon around
The so-called "Jimmy Graham Rule" already has taken money out of the pocket of one player: Jimmy Graham. The NFL has fined Graham, the New Orleans Saints all-pro tight end, $30,000 for twice dunking the
The grand jury considering the killing of Missouri teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer is made up of nine white people and three African Americans, a state court judge revealed on Friday.
Suspected Shiite militiamen opened fire Friday inside a Sunni mosque in northeast Iraq, killing dozens in an attack that appeared to derail the formation of a new government -- something world leaders
FERGUSON, Mo. — As calm remained Friday on the streets where Michael Brown's death brought angry protests, fundraising for the officer who killed the teen ended after more than $235,000 was collected.
President Barack Obama, soon to end a two-week working vacation in Martha's Vineyard, has not yet been presented with military options for attacking Islamic State targets beyond two important areas in