Aaron Hernandez murder trial begins
As opening statements and testimony get underway in the murder trial of NFL's Aaron Hernandez, will Shayanna Jenkins' words help or hurt her fiancé if she takes the stand?
Jury to hear opening statements in murder trial
Jurors in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez are scheduled to hear attorneys' opening statements Thursday on whether the one-time NFL star worth $40 million killed a semipro football player.
Swapped Bergdahl detainee returned to fight
The U.S. military and intelligence community now suspect that one of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in return for Sgt Bowe Bergdahl in May of last year has attempted to return to militant activity from his current location in Qatar, CNN has learned exclusively. The development has led to an ongoing debate inside the administration about whether there is a new threat from this man, and potentially the other four.
Body parts found in suitcase on sidewalk
Police answering a suspicious package call in San Francisco made a most unpleasant discovery when they opened a suitcase and found it contained human body parts.
Christmas tree caused mansion fire
A dry Christmas tree likely fueled a raging fire that destroyed a 16,000-square-foot Annapolis, Maryland, mansion, killing four children and their grandparents, a law enforcement official said Wednesday.
Lynch offers statement, doesn't answer Q's
In the last league-mandated media session of the week for players in Super Bowl XLIX, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch went on the offensive a bit, but he still did not answer questions and left his designated table after five minutes.
Player: Seahawks miffed over HGH tests
Earl Thomas, who suffered a separated shoulder in the NFC Championship Game, posted an angry tweet about getting tested for HGH but declined to elaborate when asked.
Seahawks Sherman, Bennett rip 'scam' NCAA
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman and defensive end Michael Bennett both gave impassioned speeches Thursday about how student athletes are unfairly maligned and how universities don't do enough for them.
Hernandez trial: Opening statements begin
With his old team about to play in the Super Bowl, former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez went on trial on murder charges Thursday, watching from the defense table as prosecutors showed the jury security-camera footage from his own home.
Cards' Dwyer takes lesser charge, avoids jail
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor and been placed on probation in a case stemming from alleged assaults on his wife during arguments at their apartment last year.
Nats' Werth to serve 5 days for driving 105
Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth has pleaded guilty to reckless driving and has been sentenced to five days in jail for driving 105 mph on the Capital Beltway.
Sources: Pats victim of late-night fire alarms
A fire alarm went off in the players' wing of the New England Patriots' team hotel at 2 a.m. Thursday, the second time in three days this has happened, team sources told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio.
Super Bowl prop bettors favor safeties, OT
A bettor at the Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas is staring at a $50,000 payday. All they need is the Seattle Seahawks to score exactly four points Sunday in Super Bowl XLIX against the New England Patriots.