Texas Tech fires Leach as coach

Texas Tech fires Mike Leach amid player treatment scandal.

Sources: Holliday sets price point for contract talks

Free agent outfielder Matt Holliday is intent on signing a contract that exceeds the $18 million average salary of a four-year offer he rejected from the Rockies during the 2008 season, according to major-league sources.

LeBron will remember this birthday

LeBron has a birthday he'll never forget.

Melville Ferry shut down

Melville — A ferry in Melville is shut down for emergency repairs. Officials say the Highway 10 ferry will be out of service for as long as a week. They say the boat was suffering from mechanical problems.

Woods scandal cost shareholders up to $12 billion

MIAMI, Dec 29 (Reuters) - The sex scandal that engulfed Tiger Woods may have cost shareholders of companies endorsed by the world’s No.

Artest: Memory was a little fuzzy after concussion

Lakers forward Ron Artest still can't remember exactly how he fell at his home on Christmas night.

Kobe tallies season-high in shootout

Kobe Bryant had a season-high 44 points and 11 assists while making all 16 of his free throws, and the Lakers survived Golden State's 55-percent shooting for a 124-118 victory over the Warriors on Tuesday night.

Bay is nice, but not what Mets need

The Mets spend heavy on Jason Bay, but he doesn't solve their glaring need.

Wisconsin holds off Miami for Champs Sports Bowl victory

Wisconsin pushed Miami around for three quarters, then held on in the fourth for a victory in the Champs Sports Bowl.

Butler's late shot lifts No. 6 WVU over Marquette

Da'Sean Butler's 20-foot jumper with 2 seconds left lifted No.