Update: Hurricane Hector's Path Could Impact Hawaii, HI-EMA Urges Citizens to Prepare

Update: Hurricane Hector's Path Could Impact Hawaii, HI-EMA Urges Citizens to Prepare

As if the ongoing Kilauea Volcano eruption isn’t enough for Hawaii, the state now faces the potential impact of a storm, with Hurricane Hector’s path bringing it near the islands in the latest forecast update. Already, the state’s emergency management agency has issued a warning for residents, urging them to hold 14 days of rations just […]

The Latest: Growing California fires prompt new evacuations

The Latest: Growing California fires prompt new evacuations

CLEARLAKE, Calif. –  The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Authorities are ordering residents along a Northern California lake to evacuate homes in the path of a growing wildfire amid concerns that hot, windy and dry weather conditions will persist throughout the weekend. California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokeswoman Jane […]

Child thrown into Tampa river; mother charged with murder

Child thrown into Tampa river; mother charged with murder

A 4-year-old girl died Thursday afternoon after her mother stole a car, parked it near a bridge in Tampa, waded into the Hillsborough River and threw her daughter in the water, according to Tampa police. The incident happened about 4 p.m. Thursday just north of the Columbus Drive bridge. According to Tampa police, Shakayla Denson, […]

Officials: No 'real world' active shooter incident at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Officials: No 'real world' active shooter incident at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Published: Thursday, August 02, 2018 @ 12:58 PMUpdated: Thursday, August 02, 2018 @ 3:51 PM By: Breaking News Staff WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — >>Press conference scheduled for 4:30 p.m.: Click here to watch live UPDATE @ 3:50 p.m.:  Base officials confirm there was no active shooter at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base following reports of […]

Congressional candidate compares Melania Trump to prostitute

Congressional candidate compares Melania Trump to prostitute

A congressional candidate from Oregon has caused an uproar on social media after comparing first lady Melania Trump to a prostitute. “Did you know the First Lady works by the hour?” tweeted independent House candidate Mark Roberts on Monday, using the hashtags “#thinkdirty” and “#hoebag.” Twitter users were quick to blast the politician for his […]

Kavanaugh Meets With Key Senate Democrat

Kavanaugh Meets With Key Senate Democrat

Updated July 30, 2018 5:51 p.m. ET WASHINGTON—Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh had his first meeting with a key Senate Democrat on Monday, as Republicans and their allies ratcheted up the pressure on the most vulnerable of their opponents up for re-election in GOP-leaning states. Judge Kavanaugh spent about two hours on Capitol Hill behind […]

TSA Has Been Secretly Monitoring Travelers Who Aren't Listed On Government Watch Lists

TSA Has Been Secretly Monitoring Travelers Who Aren't Listed On Government Watch Lists

Federal air marshals have been secretly tracking dozens of American travelers each day who aren’t listed on government watch lists or suspected of a crime, The Boston Globe reported this weekend. The Transportation Security Administration program, dubbed “Quiet Skies,” has existed since 2010 as an effort to mitigate the threat “posed by unknown or partially-known […]

Arkansas woman shoots, kills husband over pornography, police say

Arkansas woman shoots, kills husband over pornography, police say

Patricia Hill, 69, shot and killed her husband Frank after he bought pornography, according to police.  (Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office) An Arkansas woman was arrested Saturday after telling police she shot and killed her husband because he bought pornography, officials said. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release it received a call […]