Former boxing champ Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker fatally struck by car

Scott Heavey/Getty Images(VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.) -- Former welterweight boxing champion Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker died after he was hit by a car in Virginia Beach Sunday night, police said. Emergency dispatchers...

Former Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan to end NFL career at age 30

Frederick Breedon/Getty Images(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- Derrick Morgan says he is retiring from the NFL at the age of 30, hoping to achieve a greater impact outside of football, ESPN reports. The former Tennessee Titans...

Lakers' Anthony Davis pass on USA training camp, sources say

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Anthony Davis won't participate in September's FIBA Basketball World Cup and the USA Basketball training camp, sources have confirmed to ESPN. Davis, just introduced as a Los...

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/14/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE LA Dodgers 7, Boston 4, 12 Innings AMERICAN LEAGUE NY Yankees 4, Toronto 2 Tampa Bay 4, Baltimore 1 Cleveland 4,...

WWE star Jeff Hardy arrested for public intoxication

Myrtle Beach Police Department(MYRTLE BEACH, S.C.) -- World Wrestling Entertainment star Jeff Hardy was arrested on Saturday for public intoxication. The pro wrestler was taken into custody in the popular seaside...

Serena Williams misses historic 24th Grand Slam with Wimbledon loss

Mike Hewitt/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Serena Williams lost to Simona Halep at the Wimbledon final Saturday, falling short once again of an elusive landmark. Halep beat Williams in straight sets, 6-2, 6-2. With this loss,...

Duchesses Kate, Meghan visit Wimbledon together to watch Serena Williams in final

Karwai Tang/Getty Images(LONDON) -- For the second year in a row, royal sisters-in-law Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, stepped out together for the Ladies' Singles Final at Wimbledon. ...

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/12/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Friday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUE Boston 8, L.A. Dodgers 1 AMERICAN LEAGUE N.Y. Yankees 4, Toronto 0 Tampa Bay 16, Baltimore 4 Minnesota 5, Cleveland 3 Texas 9,...

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/11/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday’s sports events:

US women's soccer player has wedding ring, key to city stolen from hotel room

Eric Verhoeven/Soccrates/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- U.S. women's soccer player Allie Long's time in France earned her some nice hardware: a World Cup trophy, first-place medal and a key to New York City, personally...

Thunder trade Russell Westbrook to Rockets in blockbuster deal

Joshua Gateley/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade point guard Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul and a package of draft picks, ESPN reports. The blockbuster move...

NYPD investigating vandalism of Megan Rapinoe posters in NYC as possible hate crime

Xinhua/Wang Ying via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The New York City Police Department is investigating the vandalism on several posters of U.S. women's soccer team captain Megan Rapinoe as a possible hate crime. Eight...

Serena Williams cruises to Wimbledon final on the hunt for historic Grand Slam win

Shi Tang/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Serena Williams cruised her way to the Wimbledon finals in a semifinal match that lasted just under an hour. In a post-match interview on ESPN, the tennis icon credited her dominant...

Retired Red Sox legend David Ortiz undergoes 3rd surgery since being shot

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images(BOSTON) -- Boston Red Sox legend David "Big Papi" Ortiz underwent his third surgery since being shot in the back at a Dominican Republic nightclub in what authorities suspect was a case of...

Perfect 10! Gymnast Katelyn Ohashi does handstand in heels on ESPYs red carpet

Kevin Winter/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Katelyn Ohashi certainly knows how to make an entrance. The 22-year-old former UCLA gymnast took over the red carpet at the 2019 ESPYS with the perfect pose -- smiling while doing...

'Your message is excluding people': Megan Rapinoe doubles down on her Trump criticism

Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- U.S. women soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe, who is publicly feuding with President Donald Trump, confirmed on Tuesday night that the World Cup champs have not been...

ESPYS 2019: US Women's National Team win big with equal pay message of the night

Kevin Winter/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- The U.S. women's national team scored a goal yet again, this time at the 2019 ESPYS. Hours after being celebrated with a ticker-tape parade in New York City on Wednesday, the team...

2019 ESPY Awards winners list

Image Group LA via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- The 2019 ESPY Awards were given out Wednesday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles in a three-hour broadcast on ABC hosted by Tracy Morgan. Not surprisingly, the...

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/10/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events:

US women's soccer World Cup ticker tape parade marked by calls for equal pay

Al Bello/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Charles Lindbergh was awarded one after his solo transatlantic flight, and then-Gen. Dwight Eisenhower was honored with one for his leadership of the Allied Forces. Astronauts, world...

Gibbon Begins to Recover From Flooding

Gibbon Begins to Recover From Flooding

UPDATE: Suspect who fled traffic stop in Central City found with stolen car in Madison County

UPDATE: Suspect who fled traffic stop in Central City found with stolen car in Madison County

Nebraska schools could see new debate over Indian mascots

Nebraska schools could see new debate over Indian mascots

Lawsuit says 2 Cherry County Board members have conflicts of interest in wind farm fight

Lawsuit says 2 Cherry County Board members have conflicts of interest in wind farm fight

Central Nebraska Average Wage Report; May 2019

Central Nebraska Average Wage Report; May 2019

Nebraska schools could see new debate over Indian mascots

Nebraska schools could see new debate over Indian mascots

Norfolk grad Luke Kluver wins Indian Creek Invitation, earns ticket to Pinnacle Bank Championship

Norfolk grad Luke Kluver wins Indian Creek Invitation, earns ticket to Pinnacle Bank Championship

'A setback doesn’t mean anything': Hall of famer Bob Gibson to fight cancer in his native Omaha

'A setback doesn’t mean anything': Hall of famer Bob Gibson to fight cancer in his native Omaha

San Antonio finishes a four-game sweep of Omaha Storm Chasers with 9-5 win

San Antonio finishes a four-game sweep of Omaha Storm Chasers with 9-5 win

Garrett Couse’s first homer gives Red Oak the edge in Class 2-A district opener

Garrett Couse’s first homer gives Red Oak the edge in Class 2-A district opener