Evacuations Underway as LA County Fire Explodes to 33,000 Acres
The blaze has so far destroyed 18 homes.
NBA stars passed on Olympics, but Team USA is still loaded with talent
Top NBA stars passed on the Rio Olympics this year, but Team USA is still stacked with talent. So stacked that we can't even gauge how good they are... yet.
Gonzalez, Kendrick homer in Dodgers' 9-6 win over Cardinals
Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Howie Kendrick added a two-run homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers spoil Mike Mayers' major league debut in a 9-6 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunda
Cabrera singles in 9th, White Sox beat Tigers 5-4
Melky Cabrera drove in Adam Eaton with a game-ending single in the ninth inning after closer David Robertson gave up three home runs in the top half to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-4 victory
'Like a Freight Train': California Wildfire Guts 18 Homes
Flames raced down a steep hillside "like a freight train," leaving smoldering remains of homes and forcing thousands to flee the wildfire churning through tinder-dry canyons in Southern California, authorities said Sunday
Kevin Durant leads U.S. to 106-57 exhibition rout of China
The U.S. team rolled to a second straight blowout exhibition basketball victory, 106-57 over China on Sunday night with Kevin Durant scoring 19 and Klay Thompson 17.
Kevin Durant, Draymond Green booed by LA crowd during USA-China game
Golden State Warriors teammates Kevin Durant and Draymond Green didn't receive the warmest of welcomes at LA's Staples Center during Team USA's 106-57 win over China.
Chris Froome, Team Sky celebrate Tour de France domination
As Chris Froome stepped off the podium with another Tour de France champion's yellow jersey Sunday, his rivals were left asking two questions, writes Rupert Guinness in Paris.
A year ago, the New York Mets had an eventful first homestand after the All-Star break.
Sources: Cubs closing on deal with Yankees for Aroldis Chapman
The Cubs and the Yankees are in talks to send pitcher Aroldis Chapman to Chicago in exchange for top-rated prospect Gleyber Torres, according to multiple sources familiar with the trade.
ACCUWEATHER ALERT: Hot weekend in New York City area
There is a heat advisory across New York, and in Essex, Union, Hudson, Ocean, Monmouth, Middlesex and Burlington counties in New Jersey.