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Cavs take Andrew Wiggins at No. 1

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Cavs take Andrew Wiggins at No. 1 The Cleveland Cavaliers selected Kansas guard Andrew Wiggins with the first overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft Thursday night. The Milwaukee Bucks followed by taking Duke forward Jabari Parker with the No. 2 pick. Wiggins, 19, averaged 17.1 points and 5.9 rebounds in his one season with the Jayhawks. Wiggins said he expects to make an immediate impact in Cleveland. "Just going in and creating an impact off the bat," Wiggins said. "Just playing my game and believing in myself because I have to believe in myself before anyone else can." Cleveland selected first overall in the draft for the third time in the last four seasons. It chose guard Kyrie Irving in 2011 and forward Anthony Bennett in 2013....

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Lawsuit Over Beating of Giants Fan Goes to Jury

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Lawsuit Over Beating of Giants Fan Goes to Jury Lawsuit over beating that left San Francisco Giants fan with brain damage goes to jury...

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Customer Stabs Missouri Water Department Worker

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Customer Stabs Missouri Water Department Worker Angry southeast Missouri water customer stabs city employee after service disconnected...

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Reports: Harding Park to Get PGA Championship

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Reports: Harding Park to Get PGA Championship Reports indicate a PGA Championship and Presidents Cup return for Harding Park...

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Jermaine Jones Makes Plays Across Field for US

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Jermaine Jones Makes Plays Across Field for US Midfielder Jermaine Jones makes plays against former German team as US advances in World Cup...

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Arizona Firefighters' Families Sue Over Deaths

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Arizona Firefighters' Families Sue Over Deaths Families of a dozen Arizona firefighters file wrongful death lawsuit against public agencies...

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New York Tourist Known as Plague Survivor Has Died

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New York Tourist Known as Plague Survivor Has Died Tourist who survived New York City plague diagnosis years ago has died of unrelated illness...

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McDaniel Camp Seeks Voting Problems in Miss. Race

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McDaniel Camp Seeks Voting Problems in Miss. Race McDaniel camp seeks voting problems in Miss. GOP Senate runoff, still not conceding to Cochran...

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ON THIS DAY: Lampard Goal Paves Way for Technology

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ON THIS DAY: Lampard Goal Paves Way for Technology ON THIS DAY: Lampard 'goal' not given in 2010; paves way for goal-line technology in Brazil...

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Pot Advocates Deliver Petitions for Oregon Ballot

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Pot Advocates Deliver Petitions for Oregon Ballot With high hopes for a November ballot measure, pot legalization advocates deliver petitions...

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Obama Calls Flood of Kids into US a 'Humanitarian Crisis'

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Obama Calls Flood of Kids into US a 'Humanitarian Crisis' President Obama says tens of thousands of Central American children flooding into the U.S. along the southern border have created a “humanitarian crisis."...

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New York City ID Card Plan Passes in Council Vote

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New York City ID Card Plan Passes in Council Vote Plan for New York City ID card that would be available to immigrants, others passes council...

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Arizona Worker Safety Agency Reviewing Prison Rape

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Arizona Worker Safety Agency Reviewing Prison Rape Arizona's worker safety agency launches review after report details teacher's rape at prison...

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Angels Beat Twins 6-4 to Finish Perfect Homestand

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Angels Beat Twins 6-4 to Finish Perfect Homestand Weaver, Trout, Pujols lead LA Angels past Twins 6-4 to complete perfect 6-game homestand...

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A Rude Welcome Back for Tiger Woods

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A Rude Welcome Back for Tiger Woods Tiger Woods rallies for a 74 at Congressional in his return to PGA Tour after back surgery...

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Democrats Give Up on Immigration Reform This Congress

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Democrats Give Up on Immigration Reform This Congress Congressional Democrats who have been pushing for a comprehensive immigration bill to match what the Senate passed a year ago have officially given up. At a press conference today Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Illinois,  marked the anniversary with a news conference blasting Republicans for “insulting Hispanics� and......

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Feds: Immigrant Center to Expedite Deportations

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Feds: Immigrant Center to Expedite Deportations Feds say goal of New Mexico immigrant center is to expedite deportations...

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Philip Morris Int'l to Sell Marlboro HeatSticks

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Philip Morris Int'l to Sell Marlboro HeatSticks On wings of e-cigarettes, Philip Morris Int'l to sell Marlboro product that heats tobacco...

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Sikorsky Gets $1.28B Rescue Helicopter Contract

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Sikorsky Gets $1.28B Rescue Helicopter Contract Sikorsky says it received $1.28B Air Force contract for work on new rescue helicopters...

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Nigeria's Babatunde out of World Cup

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Nigeria's Babatunde out of World Cup Nigeria's Babatunde out of World Cup after teammate's shot breaks his arm...

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