Pirates ousted as Giants' power backs Madison Bumgarner shutout
Madison Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter with 10 strikeouts and Brandon Crawford hit the first grand slam by a shortstop in postseason history as the San Francisco Giants routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 on Wednesday night in the National League wild-car
Rich Gannon: 'Give the check back'
One of the last great Oakland Raiders players has taken aim at the woebegone franchise again, with Rich Gannon railing against the team Wednesday.
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson Resigns
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson, who has been skewered by critics over the Sept. 19 White House security breach, has resigned, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
C.J. Spillman under investigation
Dallas Cowboys safety C.J. Spillman is being investigated in connection with an alleged sexual assault at the team's hotel last month, according to Grapevine, Texas police.
KeiVarae Russell rips Notre Dame
Notre Dame cornerback KeiVarae Russell has voiced heightened frustration with the school in a since-deleted Instagram post, saying it was "becoming ridiculous" after it held a hearing before a disciplinary committee regarding his suspension.
Royals ALDS ticket prices soaring
Postseason fever, for the first time in nearly three decades, is getting expensive. But Kansas City Royals fans are apparently willing to pay what it takes to get into the building.
NC State hoops hold media day
At N.C. State what was often a one-man gang necessarily needs to be replaced by a more collective effort.
LeBron gives glimpse in scrimmage
For the first time in more than four years, LeBron James stepped onto the court at Quicken Loans Arena as a member of the hometown Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday.
Fundraiser underway for victims of Wake Forest crash
The aunt of a Heritage High School student injured in Monday's deadly three-car accident in Wake Forest is trying to raise $20,000 to help fund medical and funeral costs for the teens involved.
Womack Army Medical Center found lacking in some patient care
Healthcare at the nation's biggest military hospital could be improved -- that's the assessment from Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.
Miguel Cabrera: 'I just want the ring'
Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera opted against signing the paperwork necessary to make him eligible for his playoff bonus, according to a report.
Girl followed aboard school bus in Wake County
A man has been ordered to stay away from elementary and high schools after he followed a girl on to a Wake County school bus Wednesday morning.