Greg Hardy placed on exempt list
Carolina Panthers star defensive end Greg Hardy has agreed to be placed on the NFL's exempt list.
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.
Facebook refuses about-face on drag queen names
A Facebook meeting with drag queens results in a two week, temporary compromise to reactivate the profiles of the fake names
Peterson's mom comes to his defense
The mother of Adrian Peterson came to his defense Wednesday in her first public comments since the running back's indictment for child abuse, saying he has six kids and "wants to be a good father to them all."
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.
Sherman comes back at Chargers
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman criticizes Chargers players who called him out after Sunday's game.
Wes Welker 'excited' to be back
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker said Wednesday he feels great physically and "excited, just really excited,'' to be back with the team.
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.
New hi-tech headband reads wearer's brain waves
A futuristic new headband has just come out on the market and it can control things with the wearer's brain waves.
UC task force issues plan to fight sexual violence
A University of California task force issued a list of recommendations on Wednesday for fighting sexual violence on campus.
Longhorns' David Ash won't return
Longhorns quarterback David Ash has elected to end his football career after struggling with concussion symptoms for the past year.