Actor Anthony Mackie turns 40 and actor Jason Alexander turns 59, among the famous birthdays for Sept. 23.
On Sept. 23, 2005, a fire killed 23 people on a bus carrying Texas nursing home evacuees from Hurricane Rita.
Lynn Redden, the superintendent of Onalaska Independent School District in Texas resigned Saturday morning following his racist comment about Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson.
HOUSTON — For most of the season, Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch has worked the line between managing the workload of his starters while letting his veteran pitchers do what they’ve always done, which is take pride in their ability to make their turn in the rotation on schedule.
CLEVELAND — The AL Central champion Cleveland Indians will host the AL East champion Boston Red Sox on Sunday night in the finale of a three-game series.
PHOENIX — The Colorado Rockies used another strong pitching performance to stay on track Saturday.
Hyun-Jin Ryu has experienced more success against the San Diego Padres than any other major league team, and the Los Angeles Dodgers hope the left-hander continues that trend Sunday in the series finale at Dodger Stadium.
NEW YORK — For the New York Yankees, the question is do they start J.A. Happ in the wild-card game or hold off on using him until a possible division series matchup with the Boston Red Sox.
TORONTO — Blake Snell tied a Tampa Bay Rays record when he reached 20 wins Tuesday against the Texas Rangers.
Few starters in baseball have needed as little cushion this year as St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Miles Mikolas. Monday night’s 11-6 victory in Atlanta upped his record to 16-0 when receiving two or more runs of support.
ATLANTA — Aaron Nola’s pitching has taken a downturn this month, mirroring the struggles of the Philadelphia Phillies.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will not get a chance Monday night to see their first-round pick, massive defensive tackle Vita Vea, in game action.
The Cleveland Browns have signed rookie linebacker D’Juan Hines off the Los Angeles Chargers’ practice squad and have added him to their active roster heading into next week’s game at Oakland.
Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy will travel with the team, but he remains questionable for Sunday’s game at the Minnesota Vikings.
The Washington Redskins have signed Kapri Bibbs from their practice squad after releasing veteran wide receiver Breshad Perriman only four days after signing him, according to multiple reports.
Le’Veon Bell has yet to report to the team, Antonio Brown is engulfed in controversy and the Pittsburgh Steelers are still in search of the first win.
The Pittsburgh Steelers will enter Monday night’s matchup at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with serious injury concerns on their offensive line.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers finally may get a chance to see their first-round pick in game action.
The Trump administration on Saturday proposed a rule that may deny visas or green cards to immigrants if they have ever used public assistance.
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown caused a bit of a storm this week with his actions both on and off the field.