The 2014 season has not gone according to plan for the Boston Red Sox. One year removed from their championship run, the team sits at 66-87, at the bottom of the AL East rankings and with the fifth-worst record in all of baseball. There’s no shortage of reasons why 2014 has been such a failure for the Red Sox. Show More Summary
Ukraine did something very un-Ukrainian this week. It moved westward, toward the European Union, when it ratified an association-cum-trade agreement with the EU, thus taking a decisive first move away from Big Brother to the east.
Scotland is voting today on whether to go independent, and it's expected to be a VERY late night. Final results in the big cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh won't be reported until about 5 AM Friday local time (or midnight East Coast time). But...Show More Summary
As part of its big East Side Access Project, which will bring LIRR service to Grand Central Terminal, the MTA agreed to build public space on East 50th Street. Yesterday, a very cute 2,400 square-foot park, on East 50th Street between Park and Madison Avenues, officially opened. Show More Summary
Sat 13 Dec Jack Carty will be heading out on a big 32 date tour all along the East Coast in support of his new album Esk. He will be supported by fellow singer-songwriter...
Growing up I was never really a big (no pun intended) Biggie Smalls fan. At the time, the East vs. West beef was at its height and everyone had to pick their sides. I was living in Chicago back then and most people there identified with the East Coast, hence they were Biggie fans. Show More Summary
It was another action-packed weekend in Major League Soccer, highlighted by a big win for the Seattle Sounders in the Western Conference and the usual chaos running wild in the East. There's also some big news regarding Chivas USA, who may end up sitting out the 2015 season. Check it all out in this week's edition of "5 Things We Learned from MLS." Begin Slideshow
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- No surprises on the list of New York Giants inactives for Sunday's home opener against the Arizona Cardinals, but there is big news from the Arizona end of things, where starting quarterback Carson Palmer is inactive due to a shoulder injury. Show More Summary
The Miami Dolphins (1-0) travel up to Western New York this week to take on the Buffalo Bills (1-0) in an early-season battle for AFC East supremacy. Both teams are coming off of big and emotional Week 1 victories where they were underdogs,...Show More Summary
It was not a good Saturday for the ACC, and that’s probably putting it mildly. One week after handing Ohio State its first home loss since 2011, No. 17 Virginia Tech took a big step back, suffering a 28-21 loss to AAC foe East Carolina. No. Show More Summary
The Pirates came away with a victory at the death against a disjointed and inconsistent Hokies squad. The East Carolina Pirates sailed into Blacksburg to take on Virginia Tech on Saturday hoping for an upset. They built a big lead early...Show More Summary
Which 2-0 team will stay undefeated and take an early lead in the Big Ten East? The Big Ten season starts in Week 3 this year, as newly postseason-eligible Penn State will travel to Rutgers in a battle between undefeated division foes. Under...Show More Summary
Last night, Jon Stewart went all in on the Big Bang strategy for dealing with ISIS and unrest in the Middle East. Politician or pundit, no one was spared in his analysis. Watch the must-see video below the fold.
When the New England Patriots lose their first game of the season, it’s a big deal, especially when that loss comes from a team in their division—namely the Miami Dolphins. Miami’s come-from-behind win over the AFC East juggernauts marked...Show More Summary
We're set up for a nice weekend in the FedEx Cup finale at East Lake, where Billy Horschel's big postseason run continues and Rory McIlroy sits just two off the pace following a big Friday move. Rory McIlroy may have been the hottest...Show More Summary
One of the things I was most interested in when I talked to BTN President Marc Silverman on Wednesday was this: what were among the first things he did upon learning that Rutgers and Maryland would become the 13th and 14th members of the Big Ten at the start of this academic year. Show More Summary
Chris Kirk and Billy Horschel took a big step Thursday toward the biggest payoff in golf by making late birdies to share the Tour Championship lead at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta.
The Syracuse basketball team has had its fair share of rivals over the years. In the days of the Big East, teams like Georgetown and Connecticut were the Orange's main nemeses. Now in the ACC, Duke and Big East import Pitt are the main rivals for the Orange. Heated rivalries cause fans to hate certain players. Show More Summary
Hey, it's a swanky party Bill Palatucci's throwing Chris Christie and Mitt Romney tonight. Big doings at the East Brunswick Hilton. White folks with checkbooks forking over $150 to get in the door or $5 grand to snuggle up close to special guest Mitt Romney and Governor Wannabe President. Show More Summary
Tuesday's friendly between Brazil and Ecuador took place at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. In an exhibition that provided fans in a big American market with a glimpse into international football, Brazil prevailed 1-0...Show More Summary