Frank Deford, NPR's Longtime Philosopher Of Sports, Dies At 78

FRANK DEFORD, NPR'S LONGTIME PHILOSOPHER OF SPORTS, DIES AT 78

The sportswriter was a mainstay on Morning Editionfor 37 years, applying his keen wit and incisive eye to games of every stripe. Deford...

Tiger Woods' career timeline

TIGER WOODS' CAREER TIMELINE

Woods was arrested around 3 a.m. Monday in Jupiter, Florida.

 
 
 
First Alert: Enjoy Memorial Day outside Monday, chance for more storms rolls in Tuesday

FIRST ALERT: ENJOY MEMORIAL DAY OUTSIDE MONDAY, CHANCE FOR MORE STORMS ROLLS IN TUESDAY

Some of Tuesday night's storms carry the chance for strong winds and hail.

Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charge in Florida

TIGER WOODS ARRESTED ON DUI CHARGE IN FLORIDA

Palm Beach County Sheriuff's office via AP JUPITER, Fla. - Police say golf great Tiger Woods has been arrested on a DUI charge in Florida. The...

 
 
 
Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charge

TIGER WOODS ARRESTED ON DUI CHARGE

The former top-ranked golfer was released on his own recognizance after the arrest in Jupiter, Fla.

Computer meltdown may cost British Airways over $100 million

COMPUTER MELTDOWN MAY COST BRITISH AIRWAYS OVER $100 MILLION

The airline canceled all flights from London's biggest airports Saturday,

 
 
 
Late-day rain won't mess up most Memorial Day plans

LATE-DAY RAIN WON'T MESS UP MOST MEMORIAL DAY PLANS

Weather cooperated for events at the WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest on Sunday night, and conditions should remain pleasant for morning events...

'Pirates of the Caribbean' tops box office, 'Baywatch' sinks

'PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN' TOPS BOX OFFICE, 'BAYWATCH' SINKS

It was smooth sailing to the top spot at the box office for "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales," but the waters were...

 
 
 
‘I ain't fit to live': Mississippi gunman kills eight, including his mother-in-law and local deputy, police say

‘I AIN'T FIT TO LIVE': MISSISSIPPI GUNMAN KILLS EIGHT, INCLUDING HIS MOTHER-IN-LAW AND LOCAL DEPUTY, POLICE SAY

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. - A man who got into an argument with his estranged wife and her family over his children was arrested Sunday in...

Missile launch may be North Korea testing rivals, not technology

MISSILE LAUNCH MAY BE NORTH KOREA TESTING RIVALS, NOT TECHNOLOGY

Officials say a suspected Scud-type short-range missile flew about 280 miles before landing in Japan's maritime economic zone.

 
 
 
Teen on Portland train: 'They lost their lives because of me and my friend'

TEEN ON PORTLAND TRAIN: 'THEY LOST THEIR LIVES BECAUSE OF ME AND MY FRIEND'

As tears streamed down her cheeks, Destinee Mangum, 16, thanked the three strangers who intervened on a Portland light rail after a...

Relative 'devastated' after shooting kills 8 in Mississippi

RELATIVE 'DEVASTATED' AFTER SHOOTING KILLS 8 IN MISSISSIPPI

Vincent Mitchell is trying to make sense of how a family dispute in southern Mississippi led to a rampage that killed eight people,...

 
 
 
Four Erik Karlssons? Not quite, but Predators' vaunted D poses toughest test yet for Penguins

FOUR ERIK KARLSSONS? NOT QUITE, BUT PREDATORS' VAUNTED D POSES TOUGHEST TEST YET FOR PENGUINS

In the Stanley Cup Final, the NHL's highest-scoring offense meets its stingiest defense. Who wins out?

WATCH: Driver flies over fence at Knoxville Raceway

WATCH: DRIVER FLIES OVER FENCE AT KNOXVILLE RACEWAY

Thankfully, the driver walked away uninjured.

 
 
 
To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

TO MANY AMERICANS, MEMORIAL DAY HAS LOST ITS MEANING

Veterans groups say a growing military-civilian disconnect contributes to a feeling that Memorial Day has been overshadowed.

Memorial Day events aim to keep the holiday's true meaning alive

MEMORIAL DAY EVENTS AIM TO KEEP THE HOLIDAY'S TRUE MEANING ALIVE

Events throughout the Central Coast to honor soldiers who died in battle.

 
 
 
Driver flies over fence at Knoxville Speedway in Iowa

DRIVER FLIES OVER FENCE AT KNOXVILLE SPEEDWAY IN IOWA

Thankfully, the driver walked away uninjured.

Indianapolis 500: What you need to know

INDIANAPOLIS 500: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Here's a look at the Indianapolis 500, which is held on Memorial Day weekend in Indianapolis.

 
 
 
Navy parachutist dies during demonstration over Hudson River

NAVY PARACHUTIST DIES DURING DEMONSTRATION OVER HUDSON RIVER

A Navy spokesman said the accident occurred shortly after noon Sunday near Liberty State Park.

French Open at a glance: Kerber loses, Kvitova wins

FRENCH OPEN AT A GLANCE: KERBER LOSES, KVITOVA WINS

A French Open already missing Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova is now without No. 1-ranked Angelique Kerber, too, lending even more...