Police: Teen's texts encouraged friend to commit suicide
A Massachusetts teenager faces a pretrial hearing in April on involuntary manslaughter charges for allegedly sending text messages urging a friend to commit suicide, even after he expressed second thoughts, authorities said Saturday.
Stolen NASCAR vehicle found
A NASCAR Sprint Cup car stolen from the hotel where the team was staying turned up on a rural Georgia road Saturday -- the day before the scheduled race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, but not in time for the team to qualify.
Case against Hernandez: What you missed
Two years ago, Aaron Hernandez had a $40 million contract and was a rising NFL star. Now the former New England Patriot is on trial in the killing of Odin Lloyd.
Former Notre Dame president dies
Father Theodore M. Hesburgh, who led the University of Notre Dame to national academic prominence and became an influential figure in both the spiritual and political worlds, has died. He was 97.
6 from U.S. accused of supplying terrorists
Six suspects linked to terrorist activity referred to Syria and Iraq as "the beach," and used other coded language to avoid detection in the United States, authorities say.
See bombs hit fake U.S. warship
Iran blasted its mock-up of U.S. aircraft carrier USS Nimitz during naval drills while negotiations over the country's nuclear program continue.
Lynch on SB call: 'I was expecting the ball'
Marshawn Lynch finally opened up about the Seattle Seahawks' final offensive play in the Super Bowl, telling a Turkish sports network that he was expecting to get the ball on the much-debated play that ended up sealing the Patriots' XLIX victory.
Rangers acquire Yandle in deal with Coyotes
The Rangers have acquired defenseman Keith Yandle and defenseman Chris Summers in exchange for defenseman John Moore and top prospect Anthony Duclair, as well as a first-round draft pick in 2016.
McGee, Sixers talking buyout, sources say
The Philadelphia 76ers are engaged in active buyout talks with newly-acquired center JaVale McGee in advance of Sunday night's playoff-eligibility deadline, according to league sources.
Poulter builds 3-shot lead at Honda Classic
Ian Poulter took a big step toward ending his two-year victory drought Sunday by playing bogey-free on rain-softened PGA National for a 4-under 66, giving him a three-shot lead going into the final round of the Honda Classic.
Scioscia: Richards won't be ready by opener
Garrett Richards is expected to begin pitcher fielding drills in about a week as he makes progress from August knee surgery, and the club remains hopeful he could be pitching in games two to three weeks into the regular season.
New Dodger Rollins: Mets were No. 2 choice
Jimmy Rollins spent a lot of years with the Philadelphia Phillies antagonizing New York Mets fans with his swagger and competitive spirit. He was among a select group of opposing players that fans in Flushing Meadows most loved to hate.