On Aug. 22, 1968, Pope Paul VI arrived in Colombia, becoming the first pontiff to visit South America.
Comedian James Corden turns 40 and actor Ty Burrell turns 51, among the famous birthdays for Aug. 22.
The U.S. Border Patrol found 128 undocumented immigrants abandoned by smugglers near the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona
The crowd at Marlins Park gave New York Yankees star Giancarlo Stanton a standing ovation in his return to Miami Tuesday, which resulted in a Marlins loss.
North Korean defectors who resettle in the South have an immunization rate of less than 30 percent.
A Texas couple was sentenced to six months in federal prison for a scheme that involved subjecting a Cambodian immigrant to indentured servitude.
The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday approved a $1.9 settlement to be paid to the family of an unarmed homeless man killed by police in 2015.
Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman are to host a second season of the crafting competition series “Making It,” NBC announced Tuesday.
A magnitude-7.3 earthquake struck off the coast of Venezuela on Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday announced his company removed more than 650 Pages, groups and accounts for “coordinated inauthentic behavior” on Facebook and Instagram.
Musical theater, film and awards show producer Craig Zadan died Tuesday at his Hollywood Hills home. He was 69.
The Oakland Raiders have claimed cornerback Antwuan Davis off of waivers from the Detroit Lions.
Chicago Bears rookie linebacker Roquan Smith missed most of practice Tuesday because of tightness in his left hamstring.
Carolina Panthers rookie wide receiver D.J. Moore was cited for driving 113 mph last month in Charlotte, N.C.
“Girls’ Trip” and “The O.G.” star Tiffany Haddish is to tape a standup comedy special early next year for Netflix.
After Uber agreed to pay $10 million to settle a racial and gender discrimination lawsuit in March, the parties involved agreed how to divide the money.
U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter and his wife, Margaret Hunter, were indicted by a federal grand jury Tuesday for allegedly using campaign funds for personal use.
Baltimore Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith was suspended four games on Tuesday for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy.
“Trainspotting” and “Slumdog Millionaire” director Danny Boyle will not helm the next, as-yet-untitled James Bond movie as planned.
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Eli Rogers received a one-game suspension on Tuesday for violating the NFL policy on substance abuse.