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23 officers shot to death this year
With the "execution-style" killing of a Houston-area deputy Friday night, the number of U.S. law enforcement officers shot to death this year rose to 23.
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:14:48 GMT)

Theater shooter gets 12 life sentences
A Colorado judge formally sentenced James Eagan Holmes to multiple life terms plus thousands of years in prison for the Aurora movie theater massacre that killed 12 and wounded 70.
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:09:53 GMT)

Why U.S. has most mass shootings
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:09:29 GMT)

Pilot dies practicing for air show
The New York Air Show will continue Saturday despite the crash of a single-engine aerobatic plane that killed the pilot a day earlier, officials said.
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:08:50 GMT)

Michigan trooper dies after being hit by car
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:08:10 GMT)

Tropical storm Erika weakens
A day before a weak Tropical Storm Erica was predicted to arrive, Florida's governor declared a state of emergency. He was worried about flooding from the storm, which has killed 20 people.
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:07:26 GMT)

Possible highway shooter in Michigan
Authorities in southern Michigan are investigating the possibility that someone fired upon vehicles on two freeways.
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:07:06 GMT)

Man held in killing of Texas sheriff's deputy
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:06:24 GMT)

Pluto probe gets new assignment
NASA has picked the next target for New Horizons, the piano-sized spacecraft that took all those amazing photos of Pluto during its historic flyby in July.
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:06:05 GMT)

Hurricane Ignacio barrels toward Hawaii
Hurricane Ignacio will start affecting Hawaii this weekend, starting by riling up ocean waters followed by heavy rains and strong winds, forecasters say.
(Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:06:01 GMT)

Pilot practicing ahead of New York Air Show crashes
A prop-driven stunt plane practicing ahead of an upcoming New York state air show crashed Friday, killing the pilot, police said.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:34:51 GMT)

Mixed verdict in prep school rape trial
A New Hampshire jury resumed deliberations Friday in the trial of Owen Labrie, a 19-year-old graduate of a prestigious prep school who's accused of raping a girl when she was 15.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:23:22 GMT)

Police seize wine collection; hospital wants to save it
The case is being called "Pennsylvania vs. 2,447 Bottles of Wine."
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:30:50 GMT)

Savannah State University student dies in campus shooting
Students at Savannah State University in Georgia were mourning Friday after a student was shot to death in the school's student union building.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:11:45 GMT)

Government wins narrow victory in NSA Case
In a narrow victory for the government, a federal appeals Friday threw out a lower court decision that held the NSA surveillance program was likely illegal.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:09:58 GMT)

Erika prompts Florida emergency
The footage coming from the tiny Carribbean island of Dominica is devastating.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:45:52 GMT)

First African-American Marine aviator dies
Pioneer. Warrior. Role model.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:34:41 GMT)

No retrial for officer in NC shooting
Prosecutors in North Carolina will not seek a retrial in the case of a police officer who was charged in the shooting death of an unarmed man, according to a letter from the state attorney general's office.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:34:17 GMT)

Ex-addict helps women reclaim their lives
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:32:54 GMT)

She helps inmates be 'better people'
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:31:07 GMT)

What Americans think about it now
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:26:34 GMT)

Burning Man ablaze in Nevada desert
Create a temporary desert temple to whatever deity or ideals you hold true.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:21:59 GMT)

Reporter, cameraman had gunshot wounds to heads
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:40:41 GMT)

Virginia Tech survivor: The gun lobby's foolish answer
Early Wednesday morning, Alison Parker and Adam Ward were on assignment in Moneta, Virginia -- Parker as a reporter and Ward as a cameraman. Working for WDBJ7, Roanoke's CBS affiliate, they were working on a story about the 50th anniversary of Smith Mountain Lake and interviewing Vicki Gardner, who leads Smith Mountain Lake's Chamber of Commerce.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:36:59 GMT)

Slain reporter's boyfriend asks for dialogue on gun violence
One day after reporter Alison Parker, 24, and her cameraman, Adam Ward, 27, were gunned down on live television near Roanoke, Virginia, Parker's boyfriend said merely remembering their lives is not enough.
(Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:35:31 GMT)

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