Russell Wilson inks 4-year extension, happy everything worked out
Quarterback Russell Wilson has signed a new four-year contract extension with the Seattle Seahawks that sources tell ESPN is worth $87.6 million.
Fatal wreck shuts down 59 NB at Greenbriar
A wreck on the northbound lanes of 59 at Greenbriar has traffic at a standstill.
Judge tells NFL, union that Aug. 12, 19 scheduled for conferences
The federal judge handling Patriots QB Tom Brady's attempt to overturn his four-game suspension strongly suggested Brady and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell appear in court on Aug. 12 and 19.
Woman steps in to help UPS driver after vicious attack
The driver says he fought the suspects off with his UPS scanner, but they shot him in the hip as he ran through a southside apartment complex. When a resident heard his cries for help, she took action.
Mike Leake to start Giants series finale at Rangers
Mike Leake will make his San Francisco Giants' debut when the right-hander starts their series finale Sunday at Texas.
Yankees hope to find impact from RHP Luis Severino after eschewing trade
The Yankees made no significant additions at the trade deadline but are about to make an eagerly awaited addition to their pitching staff in the coming days with 21-year-old righty Luis Severino.
Charges against Bills assistant coach Aaron Kromer, son dropped
The Florida state attorney's office on Friday dropped its misdemeanor battery charge against Buffalo Bills offensive line coach Aaron Kromer.
Yoenis Cespedes going to Mets, fourth team in two years
Well-traveled left fielder Yoenis Cespedes was traded to the New York Mets by the Detroit Tigers on Friday for minor leaguers Michael Fulmer and Luis Cessa.
'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dies at age 61
Wrestling legend "Rowdy" Roddy Piper has died at the age of 61, WWE announced Friday.
Cubs pick up Dan Haren from Marlins
The Cubs have made a move to bolster their starting rotation, trading two prospects to the Marlins for right-hander Dan Haren.
The Trophy-Hunting Industry in Africa Explained
The trophy hunting industry in Africa is now receiving new attention and scrutiny in light of recent worldwide outrage over the killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe.
Warriors trade for Jason Thompson, reduce payroll
The Golden State Warriors acquired big man Jason Thompson from the Philadelphia 76ers for forward Gerald Wallace plus draft and cash considerations, the teams announced Friday.