Report: MLB expands sign-stealing probe, contacts Astros and Red Sox

33ft/iStock(NEW YORK) -- After allegations surfaced that the 2017 Houston Astros engaged in illegal sign stealing, Major League Baseball is reportedly expected to expand its investigation to determine whether other teams...

Scoreboard roundup -- 11/13/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Memphis 119, Charlotte 117 Orlando 112, Philadelphia 97 Boston 140, Washington 133 Houston 102, L.A. Clippers 93...

Jacob deGrom, Justin Verlander earn second Cy Young Awards

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- It was a pair of second-time winners who took home the Cy Young Awards on Wednesday night, presented each year to the best pitchers in Major League Baseball. Houston Astros...

NFL invites teams to Colin Kaepernick workout, QB's reps requested different workout date

Photo by Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(ATLANTA) -- NFL teams were informed on Tuesday that a private workout will be held this weekend for free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but ESPN reports that Kaepernick and his...

Jets CEO says head coach Adam Gase will return in 2020

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- Despite a 2-7 record this season, the New York Jets intend to bring head coach Adam Gase back for the 2020 season, the team's CEO said Wednesday. Christopher Johnson made his...

Ohio State star Chase Young suspended for second game, will return against Penn State

Photo by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Ohio State University defensive lineman Chase Young will miss one more game for violating NCAA rules before returning in time for the team's game against Penn State...

Scoreboard roundup -- 11/12/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Indiana 111, Oklahoma City 85 Philadelphia 98, Cleveland 97 Miami 117, Detroit 108 Chicago 120, New York 102 Atlanta...

Spurs retire Tony Parker's No. 9 jersey

TuelekZa/iStock(SAN ANTONIO) -- The San Antonio Spurs honored Tony Parker's career Monday night, lifting the former point guard's jersey into the rafters and retiring his No. 9. The ceremony took place after the Spurs...

MLB's Todd Frazier calls for action after turkeys terrorize NJ town

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- It’s almost Thanksgiving, but before turkeys end up on the menu, they're apparently fighting back. At least that’s what a gaggle of wild turkeys are doing in the New Jersey...

Scoreboard roundup -- 11/11/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Monday's sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Minnesota 120, Detroit 114 Boston 116, Dallas 106 Memphis 113, San Antonio 109 Houston 122, New Orleans 116 Utah 122,...

Southern Connecticut State University gymnast dies after training accident

Courtesy Southern Connecticut State University(NEW HAVEN, Conn.) -- A Connecticut university community is mourning the loss of a young gymnast who died over the weekend after suffering from a training accident, her school...

2 Horses dead, 1 injured after racing day at Del Mar racetrack in Southern California

cmannphoto/iStock(DEL MAR, Calif.) -- Two horses died and another was injured in the same racing day at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club in Southern California. The first thoroughbred, Ghost Street, suffered a catastrophic...

Dallas Cowboys name black cat a starter in NFL game

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(DALLAS) -- The Dallas Cowboys have added an internet celebrity to its starting lineup. Yesterday, "America's team" announced the NFL’s black cat as a starter during the Sunday night game...

Miami Heat suspend Dion Waiters 10 games over 'very scary situation'

Tar_Heel_Rob/iStock(MIAMI) -- Miami Heat shooting guard Dion Waiters has been suspended 10 games without pay over what the team described as a "very scary situation" that occurred last Thursday night. Citing sources, ESPN...

Scoreboard roundup -- 11/10/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Denver 100 Minnesota 98 -- OT Indiana 109 Orlando 102 Philadelphia 114 Charlotte 106 Milwaukee 121 Oklahoma City 119...

Scoreboard roundup -- 11/9/19

iStock(NEW YORK) --  Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:      NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION  Final  Boston         135  San...

LeBron James defends Ohio State's Chase Young amid suspension

jetcityimage/iStock(COLUMBUS, OH) -- LeBron James on Saturday voiced support for Ohio State football defensive star Chase Young, who was suspended by the university and later said it was because he borrowed money from a...

LeBron James' school to build transitional housing for students' families in need

4nadia/iStock(AKRON, OH) -- NBA superstar LeBron James is not only helping kids from his hometown receive an education, but he’s also making sure families have the necessary support to succeed outside the classroom. ...

Tiger Woods chooses himself, three others to join US Presidents Cup team

Photo by Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- Tiger Woods has choosen himself as one of the 12 golfers who will represent the U.S. Presidents Cup team when they face off against an international squad in Australia next...

Scoreboard roundup -- 11/7/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Boston 108, Charlotte 87 San Antonio 121, Oklahoma City 112 Miami 124, Phoenix 108 L.A. Clippers 107, Portland 101 ...

Nebraska Community Foundation focuses on the future at 25th Annual Celebration

Nebraska Community Foundation focuses on the future at 25th Annual Celebration

Troopers Find 121 LBs of Marijuana in I-80 Traffic Stop

Troopers Find 121 LBs of Marijuana in I-80 Traffic Stop

NDOT Announces the Opening of Highways in Cherry County

NDOT Announces the Opening of Highways in Cherry County

Hastings man gets three years in prison for causing son's brain damage

Hastings man gets three years in prison for causing son's brain damage

Church Burglaries in Cozad Under Investigation

Church Burglaries in Cozad Under Investigation

Sidney sweeps through quarterfinals at state volleyball

Sidney sweeps through quarterfinals at state volleyball

List: River Country high school recruits sign with college teams

List: River Country high school recruits sign with college teams

Thursday's local scoreboard, Nov. 14

Thursday's local scoreboard, Nov. 14

Red Oak advances to second state semifinal in six years

Red Oak advances to second state semifinal in six years

Fairbury's Jaelle Johnson, Raven DeFrain make their college softball commitments official Wednesday

Fairbury's Jaelle Johnson, Raven DeFrain make their college softball commitments official Wednesday