Curiosity rover detects spikes of methane at Mars
NASA's Mars rover, Curiosity, has detected spikes of methane in the planet's atmosphere.
Melo: Been advised to take time off
Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is out for Thursday night's game against the Chicago Bulls because of left knee soreness and admitted before Thursday's shootaround that people close to him are trying to get him to shut things down for a few weeks.
Volquez, Medlen to join Royals
The Kansas City Royals have agreed to a two-year, $20 million contract with right-hander Edinson Volquez, according to multiple reports.
Clinically brain-dead pregnant woman being kept alive to save the baby -- against parents' wishes
A 16-weeks pregnant woman is being kept alive on life support to save her unborn baby, despite being pronounced brain-dead by Ireland's leading neurosurgeons, reported the Irish Independent. The woman's parents, however, are demanding their daughter be allowed to die.
Sidney Crosby plays Thursday
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby, who had missed three games after being diagnosed with the mumps, returned to the lineup Thursday night against Colorado.
Rondo-to-Mavs deal nearly finished
A source with knowledge of the Rajon Rondo trade talks says a "deal is on course to happen tonight."
Weather forecast for Friday
Rain will continue through most of the day Friday, so both the morning and evening commutes are likely to affected by wet pavement and pooling on roadways.
Man's adorable photobooth proposal catches girlfriend by surprise
Kevin Moran's marriage proposal caught his girlfriend totally by surprise when he popped the question in a photobooth.
Jim Harbaugh won't comment on U-M
San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh would not bite Thursday when asked to comment on numerous reports that have him and his alma mater at the University of Michigan exchanging flirtatious glances.
Richardson says he's among top DL
One year after being named the NFL's top defensive rookie, New York Jets standout Sheldon Richardson believes he's just as good as any defensive lineman in the league, including J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans.