NFL hires ex-White House official
The NFL has hired Cynthia C. Hogan, a former Deputy Assistant to the President of the United States, as their senior vice president of public policy and government affairs.
Peterson faced accusation in 2013
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, already facing felony charges in Texas for child abuse, was accused in a separate incident involving another son who is 4 years old, KHOU-TV in Houston has reported.
Eric Winston stresses 'due process'
NFL Players Association president Eric Winston said Tuesday that the union isn't against disciplining players who commit crimes but he warned that the public must avoid snapping to judgment once an arrest takes place.
NFL to discuss Colin Kaepernick flag
The NFL will determine whether San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was justifiably penalized for directing inappropriate language toward a Chicago Bears opponent in the team's Sunday night loss, according to a league source.
Radisson drops Vikings, for now
The Radisson hotel chain became the first sponsor Monday to back away from its involvement with the NFL amid the chaos that has enveloped the league over the past week.
US Troops Could Fight ISIS in Iraq, General Tells Senate
The nation's top military officer opened the door slightly today to the possibility of American troops accompanying Iraqi forces on the battlefield against ISIS if needed.
Firefighters battling several wildfires across Northern California
Firefighters across Northern California are battling to hold their ground against several wildfires that have exploded.
Bay Area weather forecast for Tuesday
We will see increasing low clouds along the Coast today and high clouds return to the entire sky late this afternoon. Highs loose a few more degrees compared to yesterday.
Americans Killed in Afghanistan Suicide Attack
Two Americans were among three foreign troops killed in a suicide attack near the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan Tuesday, authorities said, with the Taliban claiming responsibility for the attack.
Golden Gate Bridge District workers on strike
Golden Gate Bridge District workers will go on strike over a labor dispute Tuesday morning.
Rare Enterovirus Infections Likely Just Tip of Iceberg
The respiratory virus that's been sweeping the nation and sending asthmatic children to the hospital may have only been officially reported in 97 children, but experts say that's just the tip of the iceberg.
San Jose firefighters knock down two-alarm fire at lumber yard
San Jose firefighters have knocked down a two-alarm fire that sent 35-to-40 foot flames shooting up on the 1000 block of Oakland Road.