A wildfire in the Thousand Lakes Wilderness has grown 5,500 acres and is causing mandatory evacuations Friday.
The Day Fire is threatening more structures in Modoc County Friday.
The Coffee Fire in Trinity County has burned 300 acres.
The Bald Fire in Lassen National Forest has grown to 11,000 acres.
Indiana Pacers star Paul George suffered a gruesome lower right leg injury during the U.S. national team's intrasquad scrimmage at UNLV and underwent surgery late Friday night.
Roger Goodell defended the NFL's suspension of Ray Rice, saying that domestic violence is "not acceptable" while emphasizing that the length of the ban is "consistent" with other punishments issued by the league.
Raul Ibanez homered to break his own franchise record for oldest Royals player to clear the fences, and Kansas City beat the Oakland Athletics 1-0 on Friday night.
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose acknowledged Thursday that there is lingering tension between some members of his inner-circle and members of the Bulls' organization.