A Kansas City Chiefs safety was hit with an sportsmanlike conduct penalty during Monday night's thrashing of the New England Patriots after bowing to pray in the end zone after intercepting a pass from Tom Brady.
House oversight committee Chairman Darrell Issa blasted the Secret Service Tuesday over the security breach earlier this month where an intruder broke into the White House -- and accused the agency of giving a "false" account of what happened.
North Carolina Republican Thom Tillis, after soundly defeating a pair of primary rivals this past spring, was supposed to be one of his party’s best hopes for flipping a Senate seat from blue to red in November. But despite his strong backing from party allies, incumbent Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan continues to enjoy a slight -- yet consistent -- advantage in the polls.
The eruption at Japan's Mount Ontake volcano caught hikers by surprise this weekend. More than 250 people were exploring shrines and resorts at the 10,062-foot-high peak, the country's second-tallest volcano.
Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan and other people in a limousine struck from behind by a Wal-Mart truck on a highway in June are at least partly to blame for their injuries because they weren't wearing seatbelts, the company said in a court filing Monday.