Europeans add 3 wild-card picks
European captain Paul McGinley chose Ian Poulter, Lee Westwood and Stephen Gallacher as his wild-card selections Tuesday for the Ryder Cup, with Luke Donald the high-profile name to miss out.
Poll: 71 percent say keep Redskins
Nearly three-fourths of Americans favor letting the Washington Redskins keep their nickname, but the percentage who think it should be changed has tripled in the past two decades, according to a poll conducted by Langer Research for "Outside the Lines."
Home explosion kills 82-year-old mother, son says
An 82-year-old woman was killed in an explosion that leveled a home in Streator overnight, her son said.
PHOTOS: Explosion levels home in Streator
An explosion destroyed a home and damages houses nearby in south suburban Streator, about 90 miles from Chicago.
Vroom! Baby and dad go on adorable make-believe adventure
Don't be surprised if Baby Georgia grows up with a need for speed. She's already having fun with her dad as they pretend to go for rides in cars and planes.
School bus overturns in North Texas accident
Emergency personnel have responded to a school bus rollover accident along a rural North Texas highway.
Texans give J.J. Watt $100M deal
The Houston Texans and defensive end J.J. Watt have reached agreement on a six-year contract extension that could pay him $100 million, league sources told ESPN's Chris Mortensen.
Man charged after allegedly throwing 8-month-old baby from car
Joseph Fults, 46, faces misdemeanor battery charges after police said he threw his girlfriend's 8-month-old baby out of a car window.
Boaters Thankful After Dramatic Ocean Rescue
The mayday call came in - five passengers on a sinking boat, 17 miles off of the coast, their boat without power.
Raiders going with rookie Derek Carr
The Oakland Raiders have named rookie Derek Carr their starting quarterback.
Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington
Chris Brown pleaded guilty on Tuesday to hitting a man outside a Washington hotel, an assault that occurred while the singer was on probation for attacking his then-girlfriend Rihanna.
UK deputy leader criticizes ill boy case
U.K. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg said Tuesday it was inappropriate to throw the full weight of the law at a family who took their ill 5-year-old child to Spain in order for him to receive a revolutionary type of radiation therapy for a brain tumor.