- Seattle could be back in Arizona for Super Bowl
NBC News, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 03:48 AM
The way they are playing, the Seattle Seahawks could well be back in Arizona in a month or so.
- Raiders knock Bills out of playoffs with 26-24 win
Kansas City Star, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 03:32 AM
One week after shutting down Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers to move into playoff contention, the Buffalo Bills came up short against rookie Derek Carr and the lowly Oakland Raiders. …
- Rookie Beckham leads Giants past Rams 37-27
Kansas City Star, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 03:17 AM
Odell Beckham Jr. refused to be intimidated, giving as well as he received. …
- US renews elusive push for Mideast peace
San Diego Union-Tribune, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 03:17 AM
Secretary of State John Kerry is ending 2014 much in the same way he started it, frustrated in efforts to push Israel and Palestinians toward peace.
- Morocco's transgender dancer courts acceptance
Associated Press, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 02:33 AM
It was a slow night on the red carpet at the opening of the Marrakech film festival for the photographers and everyone was complaining over the lack of celebrities.
- Belarus enjoys bonanza amid Russia-West tensions
Associated Press, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 02:27 AM
As relations between Russia and the West have deteriorated, there's one country that's reaping rewards - Belarus, whose authoritarian leader was once dubbed "Europe's last dictator" by the United States and the European Union.
- Police departments on alert after cop killings
San Diego Union-Tribune, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 02:02 AM
Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers and shot them to death inside their patrol car.
- Hearing set for ex-Patriot facing murder trial
Daily Oklahoman, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 01:25 AM
A pre-trial hearing on jury issues is scheduled Monday for former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez, whose murder trial is slated to start next month. Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd, a semi-professional football player who was dating the sister of Hernandez's fiancee.
- Iraq TV show makes 'terrorists' confront victims
Associated Press, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 01:25 AM
Haider Ali Motar was convicted of terrorism charges about a month ago for helping to carry out a string of Baghdad car bombings on behalf of the Islamic State extremist group. Now, the 21-year old is a reluctant cast member in a popular reality TV show.
- Zepp gets win in NHL debut as Flyers beat Jets 4-3
Kansas City Star, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 01:17 AM
Rob Zepp made 25 saves in his NHL debut and Jakub Voracek scored 10 seconds into overtime, sending the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday night. …
- Man who helped subdue gunman among Carnegie Heroes
San Diego Union-Tribune, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 12:49 AM
The parks director of a Pennsylvania township who helped subdue a gunman charged with killing three people at a municipal meeting last year is among 19 people being honored with medals and cash from the Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Heroes Fund Commission.
- List of people being honored as Carnegie Heroes
San Diego Union-Tribune, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 12:16 AM
Winners of Carnegie Hero medals announced Monday:
- Experts expect surge in Cuba tourism under Obama opening
Associated Press, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 12:07 AM
As the U. S. and Cuba begin to normalize relations for the first time in half a century, some Americans are already roaming the streets of Old Havana, attending dance exhibitions and talks on architecture as they take part in scripted cultural tours that can cost more than a decent used car back home.
- Australia family found after 10 days in wilderness
Daily Oklahoman, Monday - 12/22/2014 - 12:02 AM
A 5-year-old boy and his 7-year-old brother were admitted to an Australian hospital after surviving with their father for 10 days in a remote national park. The trio found themselves with little food, no cellphone reception and temperatures that rose to about 38 Celsius (100 Fahrenheit) after dad Steven Van Lonkhuyzen took a wrong turn during a family road trip and got bogged in mud. They were rescued after farmer Tom Wagner went searching for them Sunday and found them in the Expedition National Park.
- Report: Former Clemson QB Chad Kelly arrested
Daily Oklahoman, Sunday - 12/21/2014 - 10:58 PM
The Buffalo News reports former Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly was arrested over the weekend after an altercation at a downtown Buffalo restaurant. The newspaper says Kelly was arrested early Sunday after allegedly punching a bouncer for refusing to leave the establishment.
- No. 21 Mississippi State rolls past Miami (Ohio) 68-42
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 12/21/2014 - 10:34 PM
Victoria Vivians scored 20 points to lead No. 21 Mississippi State to a 68-42 victory over Miami (Ohio) on Sunday in the Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic.
- Neighbor talks about shooting before NYPD killings
Associated Press, Sunday - 12/21/2014 - 10:24 PM
The ex-girlfriend of the man who ambushed two NYPD officers screamed for help after she was shot and said: "I can't die like this, please please help me," according to a neighbor who said she saw the woman and called 911.