Romney takes a giant step in the right direction
Accepting his party's nomination for president Thursday night in Tampa Mitt Romney delivered a solid speech. It succeeded in beginning the process of humanizing the former Massachusetts governor.
Flags burnt in attacks in south Thailand
Police in Thailand say insurgents have staged a wave of coordinated attacks in the Muslim-dominated south of the country, burning Thai flags and raising Malaysian flags in their place for the first time in years.
Tori Spelling welcomes baby boy Finn Davey to family
There's a new baby in Tori Spelling's house. The actress gave birth Thursday to a boy named Finn Davey. His stats? Six pounds, 6 ounces and 20-inches from head to toe. Spelling made the announcement on her website and on Twitter. The baby is the 39-year-old's fourth child with 44-year-old
McNeese State wins at Middle Tennessee
McNeese State became the first FCS school to beat an FBS team in the new season with a 27-21 victory at Middle Tennessee Thursday night.Quarterback Cody Stroud threw for one touchdown and rushed for another and McNeese State (1-0) racked up 298 rushing yards
Radwanska, Serena reach third round; Venus ousted
Serena Williams, and Agnieszka Radwanska posted second-round victories at the 2012 U.S. Open on Thursday, but two-time champion Venus Williams was sent packing.Venus, participating in the U.S. open for a 14th time, was bounced out of the tournament by sixth-seeded German Angelique Kerber, 6-2, 5-7,
Eastern Washington knocks off Idaho
Many will say it wasn't an upset when Eastern Washington beat Idaho, 20-3, in the season opener for both teams Thursday night.EWU sure made it seem that way at the Kibbie Dome as it became the second FCS school to beat an FBS team on the night - following McNeese State's win at Middle Tennessee