Kobe Bryant to return against Suns
Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant will return to the starting lineup Sunday against the Phoenix Suns after sitting out three games to rest.
Ravens rally past pesky Browns, earn AFC wild-card berth
The Baltimore Ravens earned a wild-card berth in the AFC playoffs Sunday, rallying to defeat the Cleveland Browns 20-10 while getting the help they needed halfway across the country.
Johnny Manziel fined after party
Johnny Manziel threw a party Friday night that was attended by multiple members of the Cleveland Browns, triggering a tumultuous weekend during which several players were punished by the team, according to multiple reports.
Amtrak trains fatally strike 1 in Fresno, 1 near Corcoran
Two people are dead after being struck by two separate Amtrak trains in the Valley on Sunday.
Bucs deny tanking for top overall pick
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers secured the rights to the No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 draft with their 23-20 loss Sunday to the New Orleans Saints.
DeMarco Murray sets Dallas record
In a two-play span, DeMarco Murray and Dez Bryant established Dallas Cowboys single-season records.
J.J. Watt sets another record
With three sacks against the Jacksonville Jaguars, J.J. Watt became the first player in NFL history with 20 or more sacks in two different seasons.
Hard to Find Missing Planes, Even With Advanced Technology
The search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501 has again drawn attention to how difficult it can be to find a missing plane despite advanced technology.
Jets likely to fire GM John Idzik
John Idzik is expected to be fired by the New York Jets after two years as the team's general manager but Rex Ryan's fate as coach possibly could be decided by the GM who replaces Idzik, according to league sources.
Some Bears coaches fear firings
While it comes as no surprise given the team's struggles, at least three members of the Chicago Bears coaching staff expect coach Marc Trestman and the staff to be let go after the regular-season finale Sunday at Minnesota.
10 stories that touched our hearts in 2014
Who says happy moments can't make the news? These are some of the most inspiring moments of 2014.
Why the Search for AirAsia Flight Is Different From MH 370
There are important differences between the case the missing AirAsia plane and MH 370.