Jaguars trade kicker Josh Scobee to Steelers
The Jaguars traded kicker Josh Scobee to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday for a 2016 sixth-round draft pick.
Doctor claims college wanted to fire her over Facebook posts
A new doctor in a University of Texas residency training program has sued the school, claiming she faced possible dismissal after complaining on Facebook about having to work 100 hours or more per week.
3 Issues Obama Should Discuss as He Heads to Arctic
The president heads to Alaska to highlight global warming amid glaciers.
Jay Gruden says Robert Griffin III has 'future' with Redskins
Robert Griffin III isn't the Redskins' starting quarterback -- but he might not be done in Washington, according to coach Jay Gruden.
North Texas boy, 11, sentenced for beating dog to death
A judge has sentenced an 11-year-old North Texas boy who pleaded guilty to beating his neighbor's dog to death.
Arizona mother accused of drowning twin boys, trying to kill third child
A 22-year-mother has been arrested on charges that she drowned her 2-year-old twin sons in a bathtub on Sunday, police said.
City of Houston is on a mission to end homelessness
The City of Houston is on a mission to end homelessness. Hailed as an "outreach surge" by the mayor's office, the latest initiative involves scores of trained volunteers hitting the streets to identify homeless Houstonians and provide long-term housing solutions.
Ohio man admits stabbing son to death during fight over eviction
An Ohio man has pleaded guilty to stabbing his son to death for trying to evict him for stealing money for drugs.
Tyrod Taylor to open season as Bills' starting quarterback
The race to be the Buffalo Bills' starting quarterback is over, as coach Rex Ryan has chosen Tyrod Taylor to start Week 1 against the Indianapolis Colts.
Kirk Cousins named Redskins' starting QB for 2015 season
Kirk Cousins will be the Washington Redskins' starting quarterback for the upcoming 2015 season, coach Jay Gruden announced Monday.
US adult smoking rate dips to 17 percent
A new government report says the smoking rate for U.S. adults continues to fall.
Ohio man who bit off part of wife's lover's ear is sentenced
An Ohio man who bit off part of his wife's lover's ear after finding them in bed together has been sentenced to six months in a correctional treatment center.