Dean Blandino, the NFL’s head of officiating, has been heavily criticized by league executives and clubs after a video surfaced of him getting off a Dallas Cowboys party bus and walking into a Los Angeles nightclub with Stephen Jones, Dallas-owner Jerry Jones’ son.
Taylor Woolrich, a student at New Hampshire’s prestigious Dartmouth College, may drop out of the school because of their anti-gun policy. Woolrich has been stalked by a man in San Diego since she was in high school.
The Ice Bucket Challenge, started by Massachusetts resident and ALS patient Pete Frates, has brought Lou Gehrig’s Disease into the national consciousness as the campaign has gone viral. Read more on the disease here.
Miguel Pajares, a Spanish priest who contracted ebola while doing missionary work in Liberia, returned to Spain Thursday to receive treatment.
Jennifer Huston, an Oregon mother who had been missing for nearly two weeks, was found dead near her SUV Tuesday morning. She was only 38.
A Charlotte cop and his wife have been arrested and face a series of sex crimes after investigators discovered Reginald Harris had assaulted a minor multiple times from 1999 to 2002.
An experimental drug Ebola called ZMapp may help American missionaries Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol combat the deadly disease. Made from tobacco leaves, it’s their only hope.
A Dallas man released several scandalous photos of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones groping and posing with various women as part of an extortion plot. Frank Hoover claims he is also the son of God.
A two-star U.S. Army major general was shot and killed at close range by an Afghan soldier Tuesday. The general is the highest-ranking Army official to be killed in the war in Afghanistan.
A Qatar Airways plane made an emergency landing escorted by a Royal Air Force fighter jet at England’s Manchester Airport after a passenger passed a note saying there was a bomb onboard.
Sharman Odom has been charged with the murder of Maggie Daniels, a high school teacher and guidance counselor who was found dead in her apartment June 28.
A 40-year-old mother in Washington state was arrested after her two daughters were discovered alone in a hotel room, one dead and the other severely injured. Jessica Smith has been charged with aggravated murder and attempted aggravated murder.
Residents of Toledo, Ohio have been warned by officials not to drink their own water after tests uncovered the presence of toxins in the water. Officials believe the high levels of toxins are related to algae on Lake Erie.
A 6.5-magnitude earthquake hit China’s Yunnan province Sunday. Early damage assessments report structural damage and the area has sustained telephone and electric power outages.
Justin Henry, a gymnastics coach, was arrested after he was caught hiding in the closet of a 13-year-old girl with whom he had sex. Henry was found by the girl’s mother.