NYPD's apparent fatal choking of Eric Garner is still under investigation and city leaders say change and more training is necessary for city police.
Firefighters are reporting that they have made significant progress in recent hours as they attempt to contain the two major wildfires currently burning in Northern California. In fact, many firefighers fighting the Sierra Nevada foothills fire have been reassigned to other fires because the recent gains, while the Yosemite National Park fire saw n…
Another NYPD chokehold has been caught on film -- only this time the hold was used to restrain a pregnant woman for illegal grilling.
The estimated costs for combating the current wildfires in Washington, including one that is now the biggest fire in state history, have now exceeded $50 million. The approximately 400-square-mile wildfire in the state's north-central region, combined with dozens of other fires also burning elsewhere in Washington have amounted to a devastating tol…
California Governor Jerry Brown had some wise words on Rick Perry's plan to send 1,000 National Guard troops to the border on Monday, saying that he expects it to be a "short-lived measure" and that "wiser minds will prevail."
The popular Los Angeles area Venice Beach was swarming with nearly 30,000 people who were enjoying a day out in the nice weather and ocean breeze on Sunday, when a rare lightning storm hit without warning, killing one person and injuring about a dozen more.
Witnesses said it took an Arizona death row inmate two hours to die after being given a lethal injection. The reported mishap has brought the death penalty in the state under new scrutiny.
Jeffery Bugai is being held on $2 million bail as he is charged with kidnapping and sexual assault against two Central American immigrants.
A man in his late 20s has been killed in a shootout with Edinburg, Texas police. Authorities said the man has connections with a notorious Mexican drug cartel.
As the opening day gets underway, San Diego is all costumed and geek-ready for Comic Con 2014.
Comfortable shoes. The most important thing one can possess while attending Comic Con 2014 this week in San Diego is a comfortable pair of shoes. At least, that's what renowned language creator and Comic Con veteran David Peterson says. Last year while attending the Con, Peterson spoke on one of the many panels held during the four day (or five if …
When hip-hop radio veteran Angie Martinez announced her departure from Hot 97 last month, it shook up the New York radio world. Martinez, who was leaving for rival staion Power 105, had been a staple at Hot 97 for two decades, and had become one of the major voices in New York radio. But while the move seemed sudden, was it really that quick of a d…
From the highly-anticipated Avengers to the killer series Walking Dead and Game of Thrones, Comic Con 2014 is every nerd's dream convention. Big reveals will be made on some of the biggest names in geek culture, but with 150,000 comic fans lining up to be a part of the action, the convention can be a bit overwhelming to navigate. Have no fear; we'r…
PATIENT PUPPY WAITS FOR THE SCHOOL BUS TO MEET HIS BEST FRIEND! WATCH WHAT HAPPENS AFTER ONE SECOND!
A 20-year-old overcomes her anxiety in order to connect with judges and audience in a moving performance.
SMARTEST DOG IN THE WORLD. THIS DOG IS TRULY IMPRESSIVE
WORLDCUP: Serey Die showed true dedication to his country by playing on despite his father passing away 2 hours before the game
Justin Harris, the Atlanta father accused of murdering his 22-month-old son Cooper by leaving him in his hot SUV for seven hours, has told police that
After returning to his hotel room after Portugal's devastating elimination, Ronaldo finds an unusual sight in his hotel room: a 15-year old boy.
Extreme cyclones are now discovered to be reaching their peak farther up the equator instead of the usual tropics.
Unfortunately for The Weather Channel, what began as a criticism and request has now escalated into a full-blown social media frenzy.
Yesterday might have been Jon Lester's last day in his Red Sox team's uniform and, for that, the pitcher held the bat.
Ebola Virus Outbreak 2014 News Update: What Scientists are Doing To Stop It
As the rumored September 2014 launch of the iPhone 6 draws near, online leaks are at an all time high with the newest leak of the alleged actual component sourced from a manufacturer coming …
The topic of immigration reform has become a heated one across the nation, with the country and lawmakers split down the middle on where they stand. But as the nation argues, is anything get…