White House open to striking health provision from tax bill

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the mandate amounts to “an unfair tax on poor people.”
“The president thinks we should get rid of it. I think we should get rid of it,” he said, but added: “We’re going to work with the Senate as we go through this.”

Storms packing weak tornado, gusty winds rake Indiana

The National Weather Service says the EF-0 tornado with peak estimated winds of 75 mph touched down for about a minute Saturday morning near the Tippecanoe County town of Dayton. It traveled about half a mile, damaging a house and several trees.

Purdue professor receives $5M grant for grain research

Ejeta and his researchers are hoping to expand the knowledge between the parasite weed gene that attacks sorghum. He also hopes young entrepreneurs in developing countries will be mass producing the seeds at the end of the four years.

Wentz, Eagles roll over Cowboys 37-9 after losing kicker

Carson Wentz threw for two touchdowns and three 2-point conversions after Philadelphia lost kicker Jake Elliott to a head injury, and the Eagles all but wrapped up the NFC East with a 37-9 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night.

Dalton’s 3 TDs lead Bengals past Broncos 20-17

Dalton’s three touchdown throws and a defense that contributed two takeaways helped the Bengals beat the Broncos 20-17 Sunday for their first win in Denver since 1975, when franchise founder Paul Brown was their head coach.

Chargers pick off Peterman 5 times in 54-24 win over Bills

Nathan Peterman’s first NFL start for the Buffalo Bills was going just fine until his third pass deflected off his receiver’s hands. It was snatched by the Chargers’ Korey Toomer, who took it back for a touchdown.

Dolphins QB Jay Cutler suffered a concussion

Jay Cutler is all too familiar with concussions.

He’s had at least three over the past seven years after suffering one on Sunday in Miami’s 30-20 loss to Tampa Bay.

Dalton’s 3 TDs lead Bengals past Broncos 20-17

Dalton’s three touchdown throws and a defense that contributed two takeaways helped the Bengals beat the Broncos 20-17 Sunday for their first win in Denver since 1975, when franchise founder Paul Brown was their head coach.

Rosas’ field goal in overtime gives Giants unexpected win

Roger Lewis Jr. made a spectacular catch to set up the winning 23-yard yard goal by Aldrick Rosas in overtime, and the Giants beat the anemic Chiefs 12-9 on a blustery, cold Sunday for only their second win in 10 games.

Saints extend win streak to 8, roar back, 34-31 in OT

The New Orleans Saints extended their winning streak to eight games with an unlikely comeback, erasing a 15-point deficit inside the final six minutes of regulation and kicking a short field goal in overtime to defeat the Washington Redskins 34-31 on Sunday.

Foreman has 2 TDs to help Texans to 31-21 win over Cardinals

Rookie D’Onta Foreman ran for 65 yards and two fourth-quarter touchdowns before being carted off the field with an ankle injury to help the Houston Texans snap a three-game skid with a 31-21 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday.