Fire crews say parrots in burning house were calling for help
Firefighters arriving at a burning house in Idaho on Friday say they heard what sounded like calls for help from inside.
Giants send starter Jake Peavy to disabled list with back strain
Jake Peavy, who struggled in his first two starts of the season, was placed on the disabled list with a back strain by the Giants.
Giants celebrate 3rd World Series in 5 years with pregame ceremony
The championship banner fell out of the sky, accompanied by a skydiver, and the San Francisco Giants' pregame ring ceremony began with a flourish Saturday.
Yordano Ventura ejected after hitting Brett Lawrie with pitch
Yordano Ventura has been ejected from Kansas City's game against Oakland after hitting A's third baseman Brett Lawrie with what appeared to be a retaliatory pitch.
New England Aquarium offering penguins 'honeymoon suites'
The New England Aquarium wants its endangered African penguins to get a little steamy.
Oilers win NHL draft lottery, chance to select touted Connor McDavid
The Edmonton Oilers won the NHL draft lottery and the right to select Erie Otters star center Connor McDavid with the top pick.
Diplomacy out, blunt talk in as Obama gets tough on GOP
Diplomacy is out, blunt talk is in as President Barack Obama and his White House team single out Republican lawmakers by name for criticism over their words and actions on Iran, Cabinet nominations and climate change.
Shots fired into home almost hit sleeping baby in Fayetteville
Trellis Buie surrendered to Fayetteville police on Saturday evening for allegedly firing gunshots into a home
Feeling 'it': Paul Pierce helps Wizards win series opener over Raptors
Paul Pierce scored five of his 20 points in overtime as the Washington Wizards beat the Toronto Raptors 93-86 on Saturday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
Pelicans' Tyreke Evans 'felt a little pop' in knee, will get MRI
Tyreke Evans is scheduled to undergo an MRI exam on his left knee later Saturday after banging knees with Golden State's Andre Iguodala and suffering a contusion that knocked him out of Game 1.
Warriors build big lead, then hold off Anthony Davis, Pelicans
Stephen Curry scored 34 points with an MVP-worthy performance, and the Golden State Warriors went up big before holding off the New Orleans Pelicans 106-99 in their playoff opener Saturday.