Jay Cutler hopes to stay with Bears
Despite coach Marc Trestman benching him just 14 games into a seven-year, $126.7 million contract, quarterback Jay Cutler hopes to remain with the Bears.
Melo: Been advised to take time off
Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is out for Thursday night's game against the Chicago Bulls because of left knee soreness and admitted before Thursday's shootaround that people close to him are trying to get him to shut things down for a few weeks.
Woman gives mink coat to fast food employee
A woman literally gave the coat -- worth thousands of dollars -- off her back to a Whataburger employee who admired it
Volquez, Medlen to join Royals
The Kansas City Royals have agreed to a two-year, $20 million contract with right-hander Edinson Volquez, according to multiple reports.
No decision yet in fatal police shooting of unarmed man
A grand jury is expected to reconvene Tuesday at the Harris County Courthouse to decide whether a Houston police officer should be charged in a deadly shooting of an unarmed man last January
Clinically brain-dead pregnant woman being kept alive to save the baby -- against parents' wishes
A 16-weeks pregnant woman is being kept alive on life support to save her unborn baby, despite being pronounced brain-dead by Ireland's leading neurosurgeons, reported the Irish Independent. The woman's parents, however, are demanding their daughter be allowed to die.
Opponents help athlete with special needs score winning shot
Players on a Texas eighth grade basketball team didn't care as much about the final score of their game as they did about demonstrating the meaning of good sportsmanship
Sidney Crosby plays Thursday
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby, who had missed three games after being diagnosed with the mumps, returned to the lineup Thursday night against Colorado.
Weekend kicks off with scattered showers
Scattered showers will be pushing across southeast Texas this evening with periods of rain likely through Friday afternoon
Rondo-to-Mavs deal nearly finished
A source with knowledge of the Rajon Rondo trade talks says a "deal is on course to happen tonight."
Breast cancer patient treated to bedside surprise by giant hot dog
As she fights for her life, a Houston woman received a special surprise at her hospital bed -- a favorite treat, served by an eight-foot-tall hot dog