With 87 percent of precincts reporting, Public Advocate Bill de Blasio held a clear lead in the Democratic primary with about 39.6 percent of the total vote. To avoid a runoff, he'll have to clear 40 percent.
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was supposed to lead his team to a season-opening victory. But new Philadelphia head coach Chip Kelly and Eagles quarterback Michael Vick had different ideas for the Washington Redskins.
49ers fan dies: A man fell to his death from an elevated pedestrian walkway at Candlestick Park Sunday during a 49ers game against the Green Bay Packers in San Francisco. More than a dozen cases of fans falling in stadiums have been reported since 2003.
Attorneys for a Boy Scout suing the Boy Scouts of America and his former scoutmaster in Minnesota have obtained documents that detail internal records kept by the Scouts on cases of suspected sexual abuse from 1999-2008.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg implied Bill de Blasio, the leading Democratic candidate running to replace him as mayor, was using his interracial family and his rhetoric of New York as 'two cities' to gain the support of minority voters.