Key North Korean websites suffered intermittent outages Tuesday after a nearly 10-hour shutdown that followed a U.S. vow to respond to a crippling cyberattack on Sony Pictures that Washington blames on Pyongyang.
San Francisco linebacker Aldon Smith said he wasn’t drinking when he was at Ray McDonald’s house on the night his former 49ers teammate is alleged to have sexually assaulted a woman. McDonald was released by the 49ers soon after the alleged incident was reported.
The NFL's troubles with domestic violence were selected the sports story of the year Tuesday in an annual vote conducted by The Associated Press.
A landmark treaty regulating the multibillion-dollar global arms trade comes into force on Wednesday, a milestone hailed by the United Nations and campaigners seeking to stop weapons sales to dictators, terrorists and human rights abusers.
Veteran and cancer patient Rob Arthur got welcome news Tuesday: The VA agreed to waive $6,324 in pension payments the agency had demanded to be paid back because of his marriage earlier this year.
The gunmen came to the all-girls' elementary school in the Iraqi city of Fallujah at midday with a special delivery: piles of long black robes with gloves and face veils, now required dress code for females in areas ruled by the Islamic State group.
The Seahawks quarterback experienced rough stretches but has become an even better leader and will finish with the best statistics of his career.
Paige Mackenzie, the former University of Washington star, does not need to return to the LPGA Tour next year. She certainly doesn’t need the job, not with a blossoming career as a television personality on The Golf Channel. She says it’s about having fun playing golf again.
Rebels hand Wildcats first loss of season, ending Arizona’s regular-season nonconference winning streak at 39 games.
The NFL’s troubles with domestic violence were selected the sports story of the year in an annual vote conducted by The Associated Press.
Austin Grebe kicked a 24-yard field goal with 1 minute, 27 seconds left and Navy beat San Diego State 17-16 in the sloppy Poinsettia Bowl on Tuesday night after Donny Hageman was wide right on a 34-yard field goal attempt with 20 seconds left.
Basketball scores for the week of Dec. 22
Tottenham announced Tuesday morning that Yedlin will be joining the club in January, and as reports over the weekend indicated, he has been approved for a U.K. work permit.
There was a lot for Seattle offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell to talk about Tuesday after the Seahawks turned in a record offensive performance against Arizona, with 596 yards. Here's some video, and below that some quotes:
It's official: Florida has surpassed New York in population to become the third-most populous state in the union.
The 12 Days of Christmas are almost in the books.Just in time for the 12 Months of Chatter, a dozen snippets from a memorable, sometimes-wacky year in sports for 2014:
Because the nation has a patchwork of gun laws, and federal law bans the creation of a national registry of gun ownership, how felon Ismaaiyl Brinsley obtained the silver-colored Taurus 9-mm with a wooden handle remains a mystery.
Damian Lillard scored 40 points, including a tying three-pointer with three seconds left in regulation, and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied from a 13-point, fourth-quarter deficit to beat the host Oklahoma City Thunder 115-111.
A surge in U.S. economic growth lifted stocks Tuesday to record highs and showed that the United States is putting distance between itself and struggling economies around the world.
Negotiations between West Coast dockworkers and their employers aren’t moving, and neither are the goods that companies like Tommy Bahama need to fill their shelves. Meanwhile the finger-pointing continues.