Charges stem from protest over son's death
Still seeking justice in their son's death, Kendrick Johnson's parents and five other relatives face misdemeanor charges related to a 2013 protest, their attorney says. Each of the seven family members could face up to a year in prison, a $1,000 fine, or both.
Netanyahu visit continues to stir emotion
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough says the United States shouldn't wade into Israeli politics -- even if the country's prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, plans to weigh in on American policies.
2016 race kicks off with long day of auditions
The 2016 Republican presidential race in Iowa got its unofficial start Saturday with a marathon of speeches, giving close to a dozen potential candidates a chance to introduce (or re-introduce) themselves to a core group of caucus-goers roughly one year before the contest.
NFL says it's looking into Deflategate
Deflategate is not just a bunch of hot air. The league said the Super Bowl-bound New England Patriots used footballs that didn't meet league specifications in the first half of the AFC championship.
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Woman gets 4 years for wanting to join ISIS
A federal judge gave a four-year prison sentence Friday to a 19-year-old Colorado woman who admitted guilt in wanting to become an ISIS bride and participate in its jihad in the Mideast.
Sources: 11 of 12 Pats footballs underinflated
Eleven of 12 footballs were inflated 2 pounds per square inch below what's required by NFL regulations during the Pats' 45-7 victory over the Indianapolis Colts, according to sources.
Coach K gets 1,000th win; Duke tops St. John's
Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men's coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John's in the second half for a 77-68 victory at Madison Square Garden.
LeBron, Cavs top Thunder for 6th straight win
LeBron James scored 34 points, including the first eight in the fourth quarter, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-98 on Sunday for their sixth straight win.
Carroll, Lynch to discuss NFL gesture warning
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said he plans to talk to running back Marshawn Lynch about NFL officials saying the team will be penalized 15 yards in the Super Bowl if Lynch does his obscene gesture after a touchdown.
Whiteside's 12 blocks help Heat beat Bulls
Dwyane Wade scored 26 points, Chris Bosh finished with 20 and Hassan Whiteside had an unconventional triple-double to help the Miami Heat beat the sluggish Chicago Bulls 96-84 Sunday.
Sources: NHL mulls Ryder Cup-style tourney
The newly resurrected World Cup of Hockey is a jumping off point for an ambitious international calendar that will include an innovative Ryder Cup-style tournament featuring the best European players taking on the best North American players.