NBA Commissioner Adam Silver recognized Isaiah Austin by calling his name on behalf of the league after his dreams were cut short by his diagnosis with Marfan syndrome.
U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia.
Here is a look at the sports news you'll be talking about today, Tuesday, Sept. 2.
Defensive end Michael Sam's bid to become the first openly gay player in the NFL looks even more remote.
Singer Carrie Underwood and her pro hockey player husband Mike Fisher are expecting their first child.
With economic growth now far more robust than when he took office, Obama finds some measure of solace on the domestic front.