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Presidents Day closures: What's open, closed for the holiday

Actors portraying President Abraham Lincoln and his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, stroll the Chicago History Museum on Monday. Because most government offices ...


Black Woman Jumps In To Save Police Officer From Danger

WBRZ reported that the unnamed officer had found the man, later identified as Thomas Bennett, asleep in a stopped vehicle that contained drug paraphernalia, po...


Police officer killed, second officer hurt in Southern California shooting

A divorced father of two, Boyer joined the police department as a dispatcher and jailer in 1989 and became a full-time officer in 1990. He was killed after he r...


Police officer killed, second officer hurt in Southern California shooting

A divorced father of two, Boyer joined the police department as a dispatcher and jailer in 1989 and became a full-time officer in 1990. He was killed after he r...


Active shooter sought near Oakland Zoo in East Oakland

Enjaian graduated from the University of California-Los Angeles in 2008 and the University of Michigan Law School in 2013, CBS News reported. The California H...


Two dead in California as 'weather bomb' wreaks havoc

Another person was injured after her auto fell into a massive sinkhole in Studio City, according to ABC News station KABC in Los Angeles . on Friday night....


Senate Votes to Confirm Scott Pruitt to Lead the EPA

He has also sued the EPA numerous times , and Senate Democrats say documentation of his relationship with fossil fuel companies is critical to evaluating his...


ICE Detains Alleged Transgender Domestic Violence Victim After Court

While many are frightened by these latest actions, for the people who fight against domestic violence, it is especially chilling and provides another hurdle for...


SC's Mulvaney Wins Vote to Be Trump's Budget Director

Mulvaney , a Republican representing South Carolina's 5th district in the House since 2011, will be responsible for directing the budget process and reforming e...


Bodies found confirmed as missing IN girls, double homicide investigation underway

Liberty German and Abigail Williams , both 13, disappeared after going hiking, leaving behind eerie Snapchat photos as clues. The family asked us to thank...


Two-Year-Old Chicago Boy Killed In Gang Hit, Cops Say

The toddler, identified as Lavontay White , and the man each suffered head wounds and died at Stroger Hospital, authorities said. Police said the little boy ...


Cars catch fire in Disneyland parking structure, no word on cause

The blaze was in the Mickey & Friends structure, according to Sgt. Daron Wyatt of Anaheim Fire and Rescue. Gray smoke could be seen pouring out of the structu...


Peru's wanted ex-president said fleeing to Israel from US

TV Channel N reported that Toledo plans to embark on a United Airlines Flight 954 from San Francisco to Tel Aviv. Peru does not have an extradition treaty wit...


Yale drops slavery proponent Calhoun from college name

Yale University announced on Saturday that it will change the name of a residential college that's named after alumnus and former Vice President John C. In s...


Sleet forecast to turn to snow during the am commute

The three NY area airports - LaGuardia, John F. Kennedy and Newark Liberty - saw hundreds of flights halted and delayed. Scores of school districts, including B...


Democratic senator denies that Democrats plan to filibuster Gorsuch

The two chatted quietly and gave no statements as reporters and photographers were escorted into Schumer's office to photograph them together. Unlike some Sen...


DHS' John Kelly: Travel ban 'lawful,' but rollout should have been delayed

This is normal, everyday operations in any airport in the United States. "If something happens bad from letting people in, they don't come and ask the judge a...


Gavin McInnes speaking at NYU, protests underway

Demonstrators gathered outside the school's Kimmel Center on W. 4th St.to voice concerns about an appearance by conservative comedian and Vice Media co-founder ...


Police seek man who threw homemade explosive into California Cheesecake Factory

Garrett Gunkle, who was sitting with his wife at the bar, told television station KNBC in Los Angeles that some people tripped and fell as they rushed for the...


DeVos nomination in trouble as 2 senators announce dissent

With Sen. Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska in opposition, the nomination could die if DeVos loses the support of one more Republican - and a...


Senate Committee Approves Pruitt As EPA Head

Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI). Republicans, who control the chamber, could change Senate rules that now allow the minority party to insist on a three-fifths maj...


GOP senators oppose DeVos as education secretary

In back-to-back speeches from the Senate floor, a pair of Republican senators on Wednesday broke rank and said they'd oppose the nomination of Betsy DeVos a...


Head of Border Patrol Union Says Misplaced Agents Delaying Security Measures

But the Associated Press is reporting that Mark Morgan told senior Border Patrol agents about his ouster during a brief video conference on Thursday morning...


Madeleine Albright: I will 'register as Muslim'

Albright was the first woman to serve as US secretary of state. They both declared publicly on Twitter on Wednesday that they "stand ready" to register in def...


Massive Alligator Stuns Photographers, Proves Just How Wild Florida Is

More than a million alligators live throughout Florida, and the species if on the endangered species list as it looks very similar to the American crocodile. Th...


Milo Yiannopoulos, Martin Shkreli Campus Event Cancelled Due to Protests

Milo Yiannopoulos and the campus Republican Club lashed out after the event was canceled by marching on the campus of UC Davis. Students confronted police and...


CIA Director Nominee Pompeo Stands by Creepy "Lifestyle Information" Surveillance Idea

Politico's report adds further explanation from Burr's spokeswoman, Becca Watkins: "Sen". The committee inquiry announced Friday will also include a review o...


NYPD Detective Steven McDonald Honored, Laid to Rest

This morning Fifth Avenue was closed as police officers and the NYPD Emerald Society prepared to process into the funeral Mass of Detective McDonald, which wa...


Ice storm arrives in the Bi

Sunday afternoon into Monday , a longer duration of wintry precipitation is expected, with greater chance of freezing rain, sleet and snow. Freezing rain lo...


Why Gus Malzahn wants Auburn's next offensive coordinator to run Tigers' offense

Benedict was previously the second man in charge in the Tigers' athletic department before coming to UConn, perhaps he sees Lashlee as the flawless coach-in-wai...


Warren Joins Nation's Teachers in Denouncing Trump's "Horrifying" Education Pick

Warren said the next education secretary must continue to help students struggling with student debt and protect them from for-profit colleges offering wo...


Red Cross in critical need of blood donations

Many regular donors and others look forward to the Media Day Blood Drive slated this year from 11 a.m.to 5:30 p.m. January 23 at WesBanco Arena. This is partial...


Winter Storm Watch for Rowan

For Central Alabama, it will be mostly freezing rain this morning due to a warm nose of air aloft. Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 13. The Natio...


Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Tony Romo expected to play vs. Eagles

He broke the National Football League rookie record of 354 set by former Rams and Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford for St. Louis in 2010. After watching Dere...


Bundle up for New Year's Eve in California

New Year's Day will be partly sunny with a high of 45, before clouds move in around 7 p.m. Rain is expected to begin overnight and will continue on and off thro...