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Suspect Hijacks DC Bus, Kills Pedestrian

Tuesday May 03, 2016

The bus operator suffered non-life-threatening injuries, police said.


Detroit Teachers Ending 2-Day Sick-out, Fighting Legislation

Wednesday May 04, 2016

Detroit teachers who had closed city schools for two days by calling out sick say they will return to the classroom Wednesday after being assured by the district's manager that they would continue to be paid


Abduction, Murder Leaves Navajo Community Heartbroken

Wednesday May 04, 2016

Abduction, murder of 11-year-old girl leaves Navajo community heartbroken


Navy SEAL Killed in Iraq Was Close to Disgraced Grandfather

Wednesday May 04, 2016

Navy SEAL killed in Iraq went to school in Arizona and was to close disgraced grandfather Charles H. Keating Jr., a financier who served prison time for his role in savings and loan failure of the 1980s.


Texas Policeman Accused of Sexually Assaulting Girl

Wednesday May 04, 2016

Authorities say a five-year veteran of the San Antonio Police Department is suspected of sexually assaulting a girl on a nearly weekly basis for about four years


Georgia Governor Defies Party Politics With Pair of Vetoes

Wednesday May 04, 2016

Georgia's Republican governor rejected the two top priorities of a legislature controlled by his own party this year, defying election year politics in a deep-red state


APNewsBreak: Army Says Troops Lost Their Way, Went off Cliff

Wednesday May 04, 2016

Investigators say an Army vehicle took the wrong road in the dark and was trying to make a U-turn when it tumbled 250 feet off a cliff at a Colorado training range last year, killing one soldier and injuring five


Quotations in the News

Wednesday May 04, 2016

Quotations in the News


Governor, Lawmakers React to Ex-Assembly Speaker's Sentence

Tuesday May 03, 2016

New York's governor says former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's 12-year prison sentence in a $5 million corruption case sends a message that officials who abuse the public's trust will be held accountable


College Student Launches New Line of Dolls for Boys of Color

Tuesday May 03, 2016

A Massachusetts college student is launching a new line of dolls intended for boys of color


Boy: Sister, Stranger Went Into Hills; She Never Came Back

Tuesday May 03, 2016

When the stranger approached Ian and Ashlynne Mike at the school bus stop, the boy was wary


Watch: 3 Killed in Small Plane Crash on Long Island

Tuesday May 03, 2016

The crash site is near several schools.


Watch: President Obama Honors Teachers at the White House

Tuesday May 03, 2016

The president held a ceremony for the 2016 National Teacher of the Year, along with statewide Teacher of the Year winners.


Watch: Mother and Son Born Without Arms Share Special Bond

Tuesday May 03, 2016

Linda and Timmy Bannon both have Holt-Oram syndrome.


Watch: Gator Crawls Up Door of South Carolina Home

Tuesday May 03, 2016

Gary Rogers captured video of the unusual encounter while walking his dog.


Watch: FBI Goes Digging in Stolen Art Investigation

Tuesday May 03, 2016

Feds suspect mafia involved in infamous 26-year-old heist.


Watch: City Declares State of Emergency After Water Contaminated

Tuesday May 03, 2016

Newburgh is 60 miles north of New York City with a population roughly 30,000.


Watch: Suspect Hijacks Washington, DC, Bus, Kills Pedestrian

Tuesday May 03, 2016

Police say the suspect attacked the driver and took control of the bus, before driving over a curb and fatally hitting a pedestrian.


Watch: 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli May Face Additional Fraud Charges

Tuesday May 03, 2016

The former pharmaceutical executive faces charges on securities and wire fraud.


Watch: Illinois Mother in Critical Condition After Drive-By Shooting

Tuesday May 03, 2016

Police say the shooting on Interstate 90/94 in Wisconsin was a "random act" and that the alleged gunman is in custody.


 






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