Pa. state police trooper killed in ambush to be laid to rest in Scranton
Hundreds of mourners are gathering in Scranton for the funeral of a state trooper amid a mood of grief and fear as a manhunt continues for his killer.
Catholic high school coach fired in connection with gay couple attack in Philadelphia
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has fired an assistant basketball coach at Archbishop Wood High School in connection with last week's brutal attack on a gay couple.
VIDEO: Girl ordered to change virginity t-shirt
An Arkansas teenager was forced to change her T-shirt during class because the school ruled it contains sexual content.
Sheriff: Burned armpit hair led to car crash
A SUV full of teenagers crashed in Idaho after one of the passengers lit the driver's armpit hair on fire with a lighter, authorities said Wednesday.
C.J. Wilson keys shutout, then Angels take West title with A's loss
C.J. Wilson pitched seven dominant innings of one-hit ball, C.J. Cron hit a three-run homer, and the Los Angeles Angels shut out the Seattle Mariners 5-0 on Wednesday night and clinched the AL West title when the A's lost to the Rangers 6-1 an hour later.
Gunman sought in 7-Eleven attempted robbery in Olney
Police are searching for the armed suspect who held up a 7-Eleven store in Philadelphia's Olney section early Thursday morning.
Jonathan Dwyer arrested, deactivated
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with two altercations at his home in late July involving a 27-year-old woman and an 18-month-old child.
Derek Jeter ends second-worst slump of career as Yanks edge Rays
Derek Jeter ended an 0-for-28 slump that was the second-worst of his career, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Wednesday night.
Jermaine Whitehead out vs. KSU
Auburn safety Jermaine Whitehead did not make the trip to Kansas State with his teammates Wednesday due to a violation of team rules, and he won't play in Thursday's game, a school spokesman told The Associated Press.
Adrian Peterson put on exempt list
Admitting they "made a mistake," the Minnesota Vikings changed course Wednesday as running back Adrian Peterson was placed on the NFL's exempt list, barring him from all team activities until his child-abuse case is resolved.
Greg Hardy placed on exempt list
Carolina Panthers star defensive end Greg Hardy has agreed to be placed on the NFL's exempt list.