January 14, 2019 6:04 PM Kyrie Irving says desire to win was root of frustration after loss to Magic
NEW YORK -- Kyrie Irving suggested his desire to win got the best of him when he expressed frustration with his teammates after the Boston Celtics' loss on Saturday to the Orlando Magic. "I never want to come from a place where I don't want to sound like, or make it feel like, I don't want to win a championship. Sometimes I may come off and say things 147
January 11, 2019 7:57 PM Woman gives birth to albino baby after being told she was infertile: 'She's our little miracle'
An English woman is holding her miracle baby extra tight after doctors once told her she had little to no chance of having children. Shannon Conarty of Yorkshire, was diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome, a hormone imbalance, as a teen. After that, the thought of not having children made her feel depressed, but in September, after three years of trying 308
January 9, 2019 7:58 PM FedEx worker goes viral for stop she didn't have to make: 'I pray every day for the Lord to use me'
Amanda Riggan, a full-time FedEx driver and founder of Hungry Heroes, a non-profit that feeds first responders and veterans, went viral for a video she posted on Facebook about being used by God. (Amanda Riggan) A FedEx employee in South Carolina with a big heart went viral after she posted a video about being prompted by God to help another person on her route 173
January 9, 2019 7:57 AM China Will Allow 2,000 Ethnic Kazakhs to Leave Xinjiang Region as Pressure Mounts
(ALMATY, Kazakhstan) — China is allowing more than 2,000 ethnic Kazakhs to abandon their Chinese citizenship and leave the country, the Kazakh Foreign Ministry said, in a sign that Beijing may be starting to feel a mounting backlash against its sweeping crackdown on Muslims in the far west region of Xinjiang. The detention of Uighur, Kazakh and other 169
January 8, 2019 12:56 AM Kevin Hart reportedly apologizes for old tweets after Oscars backlash
Kevin Hart reportedly apologized Monday night for the homophobic comments he made years ago that sparked his move to step down as Oscars host. "Once again, Kevin Hart apologizes for his remarks that hurt members of the LGBTQ community. I apologize," Hart said on his Sirius XM radio show, "Straight from the Hart," according to ABC News. The 39-year-old 166
January 6, 2019 1:17 AM Melbourne City inflict A-League defeat on 10-man Newcastle Jets
Newcastle marquee player Ronald Vargas was sent off in controversial circumstances as Melbourne City consigned the Jets to more A-League pain at AAMI Park. The red card midway through Sunday evening's first half set the course for an action-packed 2-1 City victory, the hosts recovering after goalkeeper Eugene Galekovic's nightmare start left them trailing 103
January 3, 2019 11:54 PM Champ Bailey, Ed Reed, Tony Gonzalez among finalists for Pro Football HOF
Just a year after the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2018 included three enshrinees who had been eligible for the first time, the Class of '19 could turn the trick again. Last February, Ray Lewis, Brian Urlacher and Randy Moss were each chosen for enshrinement in the Hall of Fame when each was in his first year of eligibility. The Hall's Board 70
January 2, 2019 11:50 PM Los Angeles unveils earthquake warning app
LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles has released an earthquake warning app that could give LA County residents precious seconds to drop, cover and hold on in the event of a quake. The city announced Wednesday that ShakeAlertLA is available for download on Android and Apple phones. Based on a warning system developed by the U.S. Geological Survey, the app will alert 106
January 2, 2019 8:35 PM Canadiens goalie Carey Price set to return from lower-body injury
But after missing the past three games with a lower-body injury, it's not certain whether Price will start or back up Antti Niemi. "I'm going to see how things go [Wednesday night] and see how I recover going into [Thursday]," Price said after returning to practice Wednesday. "If everything goes well, I'd imagine playing." Price, whose wife gave birth 71
January 1, 2019 12:37 PM Cops grieve 'Krispy Kreme Doughnuts' lost in NYE truck fire: 'No words'
Lexington Police officers in Kentucky went viral for their response to a Krispy Kreme Doughnuts truck fire destroying the goods inside. (Lexington Police Department) A few Kentucky cops went viral for mourning the loss of a truckload of doughnuts. The driver of a Krispy Kreme doughnut truck noticed his vehicle was smoking on New Year's Eve, so he called 127