July 29, 20143:48 PM ET
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel unleashed its heaviest bombardment in a 3-week-old war against Hamas on Tuesday, striking symbols of the militant group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that Palestinian officials said shut down the strip's only power plant.
July 29, 20144:43 PM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — Spurred to action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, followed swiftly by a new round of U.S. penalties targeting key sectors of the Russian economy.
July 29, 20142:16 PM ET
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Shells smashed into a residential neighborhood of Donetsk on Tuesday as Ukrainian forces intensified their campaign to encircle the rebel stronghold. The shelling killed at least two people, blew gaping holes in an apartment block and raised fears that the city is on the verge of severe bloodshed.
July 29, 20145:11 PM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Patrick Leahy on Tuesday introduced a bill to end the National Security Agency's bulk collection of phone records, a proposal that goes further than a similar House measure and has drawn support from civil liberties groups, the White House and Republicans.
July 29, 20145:08 PM ET
McALLEN, Texas (AP) — For nearly two months, images of immigrant children who have crossed the border without a parent, only to wind up in concrete holding cells once in United States, have tugged at heartstrings. Yet most Americans now say U.S. law should be changed so they can be sent home quickly, without a deportation hearing.
July 29, 20142:01 PM ET
CHICAGO (AP) â The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports.
July 29, 20144:38 PM ET
ST. LOUIS (AP) — To guard against another Miami Dolphins bullying scandal, NFL teams are holding sensitivity sessions during training camp.
July 29, 20143:14 AM ET
The NBA and the Los Angeles Clippers are ready to move on, even if Donald Sterling wants to keep fighting.
July 29, 20145:10 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — ESPN says it has suspended sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure they don't provoke attacks.
July 29, 201412:25 AM ET
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed Byron Scott is their new coach Monday night.