Breaking News

Friday, August 1, 2014 - 3:17pm

Weather Alert

|
Flash Flood Watch: Through 8 am Sunday morning for much of West Texas, So. New Mexico
Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 12:36pm

National News + World News

Fans hospitalized after 'nutso' Keith Urban concert

More than 20 people were hospitalized Saturday after a Keith Urban concert in eastern Massachusetts that the country star called "nutso."

New study: Smart people buy generic brands

It is a question all of us face in the medicine aisles of our supermarket or pharmacy -- should we fork over more to buy a brand name product or should we get the generic instead?

Pentagon security clearance holders owe $730M in taxes

(CNN) -- About 83,000 Defense Department employees and contractors with security clearances to protect the nation's secrets have delinquent federal tax debts totaling $730 million, according to an internal government audit.

Lake Charles mom arrested for leaving kids in SUV to perform sex act on boyfriend

A woman was arrested shortly after midnight Friday morning after deputies say she left her two children, ages 7 and 5, in an SUV parked at a Lake Charles store as she performed a sex act with her boyfriend in a nearby vehicle.

Man describes penis amputation as 'pure hell'

A man has filed a lawsuit against Princeton Baptist Medical Center in Birmingham and a number of other defendants claiming his penis was amputated without his permission.

Plane crash kills beachgoer

An emergency landing by a small plane on Caspersen Beach in Venice, Florida claimed the life of a man walking with his young daughter Sunday.

Are you a Facebook fanatic?

How much time do you spend checking your Facebook? According to the social media giant, the average America now spends 40 minutes a day checking their Facebook feed.

Robbery hostage said, 'I don't want my daughter to see me coming out with you'

 (CNN) -- Before she was taken hostage during a brazen bank robbery this month, Misty Holt-Singh worried about one thing, says a woman inside the

Emergency landing on Florida beach kills beachgoer

A father was killed and his daughter critically injured Sunday when an airplane struck them as they walked along a Florida beach.

Lightning strike injures seven in Venice Beach

Up to seven people were injured Sunday afternoon after a rare lightning strike at California's Venice Beach.

Boy with inoperable tumor gets 6th birthday wish: Lots of mail

(CNN) -- New England Patriots players sang "Happy Birthday" to a 6-year-old boy with an inoperable brain tumor Saturday.

Math nerds are taking over Wall Street

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- When you think about the typical Wall Street trader, you probably picture a fast-talking Wolf of Wall Street type.

Israel approves extension of cease-fire in Gaza; Hamas rejects it

(CNN) -- Israel late Saturday authorized an extension of the humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza for another 24 hours at the request of the United Nations, Israeli officials told CNN.

BuzzFeed fires editor for plagiarizing

Confronted by charges of plagiarism, BuzzFeed on Friday fired Benny Johnson, the viral politics editor whose work often typified the website's energetic storytelling style.

Carjackers run over, kill 3 kids in Philadelphia

(CNN) -- Three children helping their mother operate a fruit stand were killed Friday when a stolen SUV plowed into a small crowd on a Philadelphia street corner.