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Amateur Brandon Wu missing Stanford graduation for U.S. Open Sunday

1 hour ago   |   Newsday

Many fans were rooting for him Saturday. He birdied the 18th hole to a chorus of “Wooooo” from people who no doubt realize that he recently led his nearby university to the...
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Minnesota Nurses Association, Children's Hospitals Reach Agreement

4 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Nurses Association says the threat of a strike has been withdrawn. They reached a tentative agreement on a new three-year contract with Children's...
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Selma Blair's son helps shave her head amid MS battle

Selma Blair's son helps shave her head amid MS battle

5 hours ago   |   New York Post

"Back to my roots,” she wrote of the photo.
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Adam Silver hopes lottery changes, recent results will slow down tanking

5 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

"Hopefully it'll stop fans in those markets from rooting for their teams to perform poorly."
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Rep. Pressley: Bill would ease access to birth control pills

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON - U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley is working with other Democratic members of Congress to push legislation aimed at making it easier and less expensive to obtain birth control...
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Pink Floyd's David Gilmour to auction off guitar collection for charity

Pink Floyd's David Gilmour to auction off guitar collection for charity

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

According to a classic Pink Floyd song, “Money, so they say, is the root of all evil today.” But the band's legendary guitarist and vocalist David Gilmour is turning that...
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Why Safer Cars Don't Lead To Cheaper Car Insurance. Yet

Why Safer Cars Don't Lead To Cheaper Car Insurance. Yet

11 hours ago   |   NPR

Many new cars have optional features that can help prevent accidents. But those same features also make repairs more expensive. The result? Premiums can go up for cars that are...
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On the Doorstep With a Plea: Will You Support Medicare for All?

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

The nation's largest nurses' union is pushing Medicare for all from door to door to door in swing House districts. But the campaign for a single-payer health system is slow going.
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Two years after burying her mother, Chalise Scholl is relying on social media to pay for her own funeral

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Chalise Scholl says she had to cash in her life insurance policy to bury her mother two years ago. Now Scholl is raising money for her own funeral. Diagnosed with stage 4...
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Gillibrand says she'll protect right to abortion if elected president

Gillibrand says she'll protect right to abortion if elected president

1 day ago   |   WMUR

Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand touted her rural roots, progressive record and support for abortion rights Friday in a visit to New Hampshire.
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Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt. Read more ...

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

LeBron James has his man. Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis is on his way to the Lakers, according to ESPN. The Lakers agreed to send Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and... Read more ...

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

Fresh off nearly a decade in prison, O.J. Simpson launched a new Twitter account Friday night with a selfie video in which he says he's "got a little getting even to do." Read more ...

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

It's been two months since a massive fire ravaged the iconic cathedral. Read more ...

NHL trade news: Blackhawks acquire Olli Maatta from Penguins for Dominik Kahun

NHL trade news: Blackhawks acquire Olli Maatta from Penguins for Dominik Kahun

The Blackhawks have been looking for a defenseman and they got a good one. Read more ...

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a trade to send Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers, according to multiple reports. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN was the first to... Read more ...

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

BALTIMORE - Chris Sale struck out 10 over six sharp innings, J.D. Martinez homered in a third straight game and the surging Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 on... Read more ...

Anthony Davis decision highlights Knicks' grim reality

Anthony Davis decision highlights Knicks' grim reality

Anthony Davis and LeBron James got exactly what they wanted Saturday - a trade to the Lakers for the Pelicans' disgruntled big man - and one fewer superstar target remains on... Read more ...

Cubs' Kyle Hendricks goes on IL with shoulder inflammation

Cubs' Kyle Hendricks goes on IL with shoulder inflammation

LOS ANGELES - The Cubs have placed starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks on the 10-day injured list with right shoulder inflammation. Read more ...

Copa America: Rodriguez leads Colombia to win over Argentina

Copa America: Rodriguez leads Colombia to win over Argentina

SALVADOR, Brazil - James Rodriguez got the best of Lionel Messi in the Copa America on Saturday, leading Colombia to a 2-0 win over Argentina in the teams' debut in the South... Read more ...