4th-grader skips school for baseball game, runs into principal

(CHICAGO) -- Tucker Speckman was in for a surprise at the Chicago Cubs home opener on Wednesday.

The fourth-grader had skipped school to attend the game, bringing a sign with him that read: "Skipping School. Shh! Don't tell Principal Versl... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/11/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:
 Final  Oakland  16  L-A Dodgers   6

Tod Leiweke named CEO and president of Seattle Hockey

(SEATTLE) -- As the Vegas Golden Knights get ready to host the Los Angeles Kings Wednesday in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs in their inaugural season, Seattle took the next step in getting an expansion team of its own.

At a news ... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/10/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events:

L.A. Dodgers 4, Oakland 0

Tampa Bay 6, Chicago White Sox 5
Cleveland 2, Detroit 1
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Michigan State University discouraged student from reporting alleged rape by athletes, lawsuit says

(LANSING, Mich.) -- A student who claims three Michigan State University basketball players gang-raped her three years ago is suing the institution in federal court for "discouraging" her from reporting the alleged assault.

The civil lawsu... Read More

Green Bay Packers player arrested for allegedly making false bomb threat at airport

(LOS ANGELES) -- A Green Bay Packers player has been arrested for allegedly making a false bomb threat at the Los Angeles International Airport, police said.

During routine questioning at the Hawaiian Airlines ticket counter Sunday morning... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/7/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Saturday's sports events:

Houston 1, San Diego 0, 10 Innings
Boston 10, Tampa Bay 3
N.Y. Yankees 8, Baltim... Read More

Conor McGregor arraigned on assault charges after bus attack outside UFC event

(NEW YORK) -- The violence in ultimate fighting is supposed to stay inside the Octagon, but Ultimate Fighting Championship star Conor McGregor apparently ignored that Thursday outside Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

McGregor was arraigned in ... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/6/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Friday's sports events:

San Diego 4, Houston 1

Cleveland 3, Kansas City 2
Baltimore 7, N.Y. Yankees 3, 14 Inning... Read More

New England Patriots star thanks Instagram follower who helped him thwart school shooting plot

(BOSTON) -- NFL star Julian Edelman made an incredible catch off the field when he helped authorities thwart a potential high school shooting plot thanks to a tip on Instagram.

"At first I was like, 'I don't know if this is real,'" Edelma... Read More

Conor McGregor turns himself in following Barclays Center scrum

(NEW YORK) -- Conor McGregor, the veteran Ultimate Fighting Championship star, turned himself in to police late Thursday after a violent incident at Barclays Center in downtown Brooklyn.

Video footage shows McGregor, among a group of peopl... Read More

The eagle has landed -- on a baseball player during the national anthem

(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Maybe the Eagle knew James Paxton was Canadian.

During the national anthem at Thursday afternoon's home opener for the Minnesota Twins, an eagle may have mistaken the Mariners pitcher for its handler as it tried landing on... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/5/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:
Boston      3  Tampa Bay       2, 12 Innings
Texas &... Read More

Firefighter who played competitive golf because of Tiger Woods practices with his idol

(AUGUSTA, Ga.) -- Whether he wins or loses at this year's Masters, firefighter Matt Parziale can return to his Massachusetts town with one thing clearly checked off his list: playing golf with his idol Tiger Woods.

On Monday, Parziale, the... Read More