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Last feed update: Monday July 28th, 2014 09:08:18 AM

Palin Takes on 'Mainstream Media' With Own Channel

Monday July 28th, 2014 09:17:10 AM
The former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate says she oversees all content posted to the channel.

We Won't Shoot First, Israel Says as Fighting Subsides

Monday July 28th, 2014 08:29:58 AM
Just one rocket was fired out of the battered coastal territory at the Israeli city of Ashkelon in the first nine hours of Monday, the military said.

'Incredibly Contagious': Two Americans Stricken With Ebola in Liberia

Monday July 28th, 2014 07:55:37 AM Maggie Fox
An American doctor and an aid worker working for two charitable groups fighting Ebola in Liberia have both become infected with the deadly virus.

Repo 'Gone Bad' Ends With Tow Truck Driver Slain

Monday July 28th, 2014 07:53:23 AM
A tow truck driver who had just repossessed a car was shot and killed in the street after being chased by a vehicle across several cities, police say.

'Humble Family Man' Grapples With Ebola

Monday July 28th, 2014 07:46:01 AM
Dr Kent Brantly, medical director for an Ebola care center in Liberia, is stable and in very serious condition after being diagnosed with the disease.

Astros Bitter About 'Babied' First Overall Pick

Monday July 28th, 2014 06:57:03 AM
Mark Appel, the first overall pick in the 2013 draft, was promoted to Double-A despite posting a 9.74 ERA and 1.92 WHIP at High-A Lancaster.

How Does Gordon's Fifth Brickyard Win Stack Up?

Monday July 28th, 2014 06:45:11 AM
Jeff Gordon became the first NASCAR driver to win five times at the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday afternoon.

'Big Papi' Blasted for Showboating After Belting HR

Monday July 28th, 2014 06:39:48 AM
Red Sox slugger David Ortiz responded to Rays hurler Chris Archer's criticism by saying, "He’s got two days in the league."

Hurtfelt Speech: Thomas Steals Show at Cooperstown

Monday July 28th, 2014 06:28:09 AM
Frank Thomas thanked seemingly everyone on and off the field from his 19-year career during his 17-minute, 45-second induction speech on Sunday.

Fist Bump Your Doctor? It May Be Less Germy

Monday July 28th, 2014 06:06:09 AM Maggie Fox
Could a fist bump be a cleaner, better way for people to greet each other, especially in germy hospitals?

Fast-Moving Blazes Race Through Northern California

Monday July 28th, 2014 03:34:46 AM
The so-called Sand Fire began in the Sierra Nevada foothills and has since raced through more than 6 square miles of drought-stricken grasslands.

Sprawling Storm Flattens Homes and Triggers Floods

Monday July 28th, 2014 03:15:17 AM Tim Stelloh
A sprawling set of storms tore across the country Sunday, flattening 10 homes in Tennessee, dumping hail in Michigan and triggering tornado warnings.

Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

Monday July 28th, 2014 02:26:37 AM
Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons.

Second American Diagnosed With Ebola in Liberia

Monday July 28th, 2014 01:13:39 AM
A second U.S. citizen working in Liberia has tested positive for the Ebola virus, a charitable organization working in the county said on Sunday.

Severe Winds, Hail and Tornadoes Threaten Millions

Sunday July 27th, 2014 11:36:16 PM
Storms carrying the risk of twisters would be potentially the most dangerous for Ohio, West Virginia, southwestern Pennsylvania and Kentucky.

Shut Out: Low-Income Student Athletes Get Sidelined

Sunday July 27th, 2014 11:17:26 PM Kelley Holland
The cost of participating in travel teams, academy teams and even school teams is rising and the sports themselves may pay the price.

Family of 5 Found Dead in Maine: Police

Sunday July 27th, 2014 10:56:27 PM
The neighborhood in which the bodies were found lies along the Saco River.

Cable on Ohio Amusement Park Ride Snaps, Hurting 2

Sunday July 27th, 2014 10:53:18 PM
An Ohio amusement park ride that swings riders as high as 125 feet has been closed indefinitely after a cable snapped, injuring two visitors.

Lightning Kills California Beachgoer, Hospitalizes 7

Sunday July 27th, 2014 10:38:42 PM
Two to three people were possibly struck by lightning in Venice and man was reportedly struck in Avalon.

Rare Lightning Strike Injures Nine at Venice Beach

Sunday July 27th, 2014 10:38:42 PM
Two to three people were possibly struck by lightning in Venice and man was reportedly struck in Avalon.

Man Killed, Child Injured by Plane's Beach Landing

Sunday July 27th, 2014 10:26:01 PM
A single engine airplane crashed on a Florida beach Sunday afternoon, killing a man and injuring his daughter, Sarasota County Sheriff's spokeswoman Wendy Rose said.

No More Truce: Israel and Hamas Resume Fighting in Gaza

Sunday July 27th, 2014 10:23:53 PM Ayman Mohyeldin and Yael Factor and Paul Ziad Nassar
"Due to Hamas' incessant rocket fire during the humanitarian window, we are renewing our aerial, naval and ground activity in Gaza."

Texans OLine Dedicates Season to Cancer-Stricken Lineman

Sunday July 27th, 2014 10:14:45 PM
The Texans’ offensive line has dedicated their 2014 season to one of their own, David Quessenberry.

Community Rallies to Find Missing Oregon Mom

Sunday July 27th, 2014 10:01:36 PM
Jennifer Huston was last seen at a gas station in Newberg wearing yoga pants and pink and black Nikes.

Red Sox Snap Road Skid With 3-2 Win Over Rays

Sunday July 27th, 2014 09:56:16 PM
It came too late too save their playoff push, but at the very least, David Ortiz helped the Red Sox save some face Sunday.

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