Summary CHICAGO - LeBron James bounced back from a sub-par performance in his Cleveland homecoming the night before to score 36 points as the Cavaliers defeated Chicago 114-108 in overtime on Friday. Thursday's loss to the New York Knicks surely wasn't the season-opener James was hoping for but that was all forgotten Friday at the United Center as the four-time most valuable player also had eight rebounds in the Cavaliers' first win of the young NBA season.
Summary Preheat the oven to 500 degrees. In a bowl, toss together the pears, butter, 1/4 cup brown sugar, pinch salt and pepper. In a small skillet over medium heat, toast the coconut until golden.
Summary Police: They had the right of way at a crosswalk. Halloween is one of the deadliest nights of the year because of the high number of drunken drivers and pedestrians on the road, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Summary LOS ANGELES -- They say a rivalry is never really a rivalry until the other team starts winning. And the Lakers are eying their second straight season out of the playoffs and in the draft lottery while the Clippers for the second straight season are one of the top-five favorites to win the championship.
Summary The actress, whom Trekies know as Lt. Uhura from the 1960s TV series, was reportedly at the American Airlines terminal with a male companion in his 20s, when his suitcase fell, opened and a bag of drugs popped out.
Summary OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso -- He recently boasted that the streets would never oust him, not after he had won at the ballot box and survived multiple violent outbursts against his 27-year rule. Protesters filled the streets of Ouagadougou in mass demonstrations against the president's attempt to change the Constitution.
Summary She died Friday at a hospital, a week after she was shot in her school cafeteria. "The Tulalip Tribes continue to offer up our condolences and prayers for the passing of Zoe Galasso and Gia Sariano, our hearts are heavy as we hear of the passing of Shaylee Chuckulnaskit," the Tribes said.
Summary NASA's administrator says death of pilot felt by all who devoted lives to exploration. The pilot who is hospitalized parachuted to the ground, Virgin Galactic said. It's unclear what the failure of the spaceplane will mean for the program.
Summary Udall seems obsessed with the female anatomy, and voters are punishing him for it. Here's one measure of President Obama's immense political talent, and of the force, compassion and eloquence with which he communicated his message of hope to a beleaguered nation in 2008: Obama's coattails that year were enough to sweep even Mark Udall into the U.S. Senate.
Summary The sheer persistence of police killings of black youth contradicts the assumption that these are isolated aberrations. This use of the war on terror as a broad designation of the project of 21st-century western democracy has served as a justification of anti-Muslim racism; it has further legitimised the Israeli occupation of Palestine; it has redefined the repression of immigrants; and has indirectly led to the militarisation of local police departments throughout the country.
Summary By Associated Press November 1 at 5:26 AM. Artillery and small weapons fire could be heard in northern districts of the city, near the airport, which has been the focus of heavy fighting for weeks.
Summary He was arrested in Tijuana on March 31. The Marine reservist said he took a wrong turn and accidentally crossed border. Tahmooressi was held on weapons charges after his arrest March 31 at a checkpoint in Tijuana, Mexico.
Summary (CNN) -- A California mudslide prompted the evacuation of 11 homes in Ventura County, about an hour north of Los Angeles. "We are taking this precaution because it is dark and we cannot see the side of the mountain where the slide took place," Capt. Mike Lindbery of Ventura County Fire Department said early Saturday morning.