Brewers' Ron Roenicke rips umpire
Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said he might as well have thrown the towel in as early as the second inning of a 3-2 loss to the Padres on Wednesday thanks to plate umpire Mark Ripperger, who "we've had before, and he is terrible behind home plate."
Clayton Kershaw posts MLB-best 16th win as Dodgers edge D-backs
Clayton Kershaw allowed only an unearned run in eight innings to become the first 16-game winner in the majors, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Wednesday night.
Ukraine Fearful of 'Russian Invasion' Amid New Rebel Front
Ukraine's president called an emergency meeting of the nation's security council and canceled a foreign trip today due to a "Russian invasion," with rebel forces opening up a new front in the conflict.
Storms Send Waves Crashing on West, East Coasts
Monstrous waves are pounding both U.S. coasts, with storms churning in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.
Happy Ghostbusters Day! Here's 12 facts you didn't know about the spooky comedy
John Belushi would have made a great Peter Venkman
Girl, 9, Accidentally Kills Instructor While Firing an Uzi
A 9-year-old girl vacationing with her family accidentally shot and killed an instructor at a shooting range while firing a powerful Uzi sub-machine gun, authorities said.
Hello Kitty isn't a cat, she's a human girl
The creators say Hello Kitty isn't a cat but actually a human girl who lives in London
Drunk Women Fighting Blamed for Fighter Jet Escort to Canada
Two drunk women set off a smoke alarm and fought inside a Sunwing Airlines plane, causing the flight to need a fighter jet escort back to Canada, according to the airline.
Cubs' Jorge Soler homers in first AB
A second top prospect in the span of a month has homered for the Chicago Cubs in his major league debut after Cuban outfielder Jorge Soler went deep in his first at-bat on Wednesday at Cincinnati.
Maria Sharapova survives at US Open
Maria Sharapova beat 95th-ranked Alexandra Dulgheru of Romania 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 in the second round of the US Open on Wednesday.
Yankees humble David Price, Tigers with 9 straight hits in third
The New York Yankees chased David Price with nine straight hits in the third inning, beating the Detroit Tigers 8-4 Wednesday night.