Texas officer who fatally shot woman in her home arrested on murder charges

Marilyn Nieves/iStock(FORT WORTH, TX.) -- The police officer who fatally shot a Fort Worth, Texas, woman in her home while answering a call for a welfare check has been arrested on murder charges. The charge comes after...

Statues of Christopher Columbus vandalized in multiple states amid controversy over the holiday

aicragarual/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Statues of Christopher Columbus were vandalized amid continued calls to change the name of the federal holiday honoring the Italian explorer. Red paint, along with messages about genocide,...

Car stolen with 6-year-old boy sitting in backseat

NYPD via Twitter(NEW YORK) -- Police are investigating the abduction of a New York boy who was abducted on Monday when his family's car was stolen. Six-year-old Ronald Mowatt was sitting in the back of a white Acura MDX...

California becomes first state to mandate later school start times

urfinguss/iStock(LOS ANGELES) -- California became the first state in the nation to require later start times at most schools. Senate Bill 328, signed by Governor Gavin Newsom on Sunday, requires most middle schools to...

Ronan Farrow discusses latest in Matt Lauer allegations

Lou Rocco/Walt Disney Television(NEW YORK) -- Ronan Farrow said his extensive, award-winning coverage of sexual misconduct allegations against powerful men stems from a personal place. During a Monday appearance on "The...

2-Year-old boy shot in 'cowardly, violent act' of road rage, suspect charged: Baltimore police

Baltimore Police Dept.(BALTIMORE) -- A 2-year-old boy was shot in the stomach in a "cowardly, violent act" of apparent road rage in Baltimore, authorities said. "You shot a child. Whoever you thought you were shooting at,...

Police desperate for information on missing 3-year-old girl, 2 persons of interest in custody

Alabama Law Enforcement Agency(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- Authorities in Alabama say they have no information on the whereabouts of a missing 3-year-old girl who was believed to have been abducted while attending a birthday...

Search underway for unaccounted person after Hard Rock Hotel partially collapsed

ivanastar/iStock(NEW ORLEANS) --  The rescue mission in New Orleans is still underway as responders are still looking for one missing person at the scene of a partial building collapse that has already claimed the...

Police officer, a 13-year veteran and dad of 2, shot dead near Maryland parking garage

WJLA-TV(SILVER SPRING, Md.) --  A police officer was shot and killed Monday morning in Maryland, just outside of Washington, D.C., sparking a manhunt, authorities said. The slain officer, Thomas Bomba, was shot while...

Saddleridge fire calms down, heavy rains on East Coast

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A new storm system is developing in the southern Plains and will move east over the next few days bringing a threat of flooding to the South with rain and gusty winds in the Northeast. This morning,...

'We demand justice': Family of Texas woman fatally shot in her home by police officer want feds to investigate

ABC News(FORT WORTH, TX.) -- Loved ones of a Texas woman who was shot to death in her home by a police officer who was sent to check her family's welfare demanded the officer be immediately fired and arrested and that the...

BBB - Unclaimed rewards could be a hoax

The Better Business Bureau is warning of an "unclaimed rewards" scam.

Exclusive: Jayme Closs feeling 'stronger every day' one year after kidnapping

Jennifer Smith(NEW YORK) -- One year after Jayme Closs was kidnapped as a 13-year-old and held for months by a man who murdered her parents, the teenager says she's feeling "stronger every day." "I really want to thank...

1 Person injured after false panic over shooting at mall, police say

iStock(BOCA RATON, Fla.) -- There is no active shooter at the Town Center Mall in Boca Raton, Florida, according to police. Officers responded to the mall after receiving reports of a shots fired Sunday afternoon,...

3-Year-old Alabama girl vanishes while attending birthday party, police fear kidnapping

iStock(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -- An Amber Alert has been issued for an Alabama toddler girl who vanished while attending a birthday party over the weekend, authorities said Sunday. Investigators fear she may have been kidnapped....

10-Year-old girl dies after falling off carnival ride in New Jersey, police say

Facebook/Deerfield Harvest Football(DEERFIELD, N.J.) -- A 10-year-old girl has died after she fell off a carnival ride in New Jersey, according to police. The girl was on a ride called "Extreme" at the Deerfield Township...

Car slams into group of people enjoying autumn hayride, at least 11 injured

iStock(LITTLE ROCK, Ill.) -- At least 11 people have been hurt, one of them critically, after a car slammed into people enjoying an autumn hayride on Saturday afternoon about 55 miles west of Chicago. Authorities say that...

Woman's arm, foot severed by private plane propeller at Key West airport, authorities say

iStock(KEY WEST, Fla.) -- A propeller on a private plane severed a Florida woman's arm and foot, according to authorities. The woman, a resident of Naples, was struck by the propeller at the Key West International Airport...

Texas cop never ID'd himself as police before fatally shooting Atatiana Jefferson in her own home: Official

iStock(FORT WORTH, Texas) -- A police officer responding to a call early Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas, fired a shot into the window of a woman's home, striking and killing her. The woman was black. The officer is white. ...

'Not qualified': State senator wants judge who jailed man for missing jury duty off the bench

iStock(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- "Not qualified to make a fair and impartial decision," is how Florida State Senator Bobby Powell described the judge who sentenced a 21-year-old man to 10 days in jail for missing jury duty. ...

eSports On The Rise In Nebraska High Schools

eSports On The Rise In Nebraska High Schools

GI High School Students Gives Cocaine to other student

GI High School Students Gives Cocaine to other student

U of Nebraska offers buyouts to hundreds of tenured teachers

U of Nebraska offers buyouts to hundreds of tenured teachers

Search warrant alleges child pornography suspect planted hidden cameras in phone chargers

Search warrant alleges child pornography suspect planted hidden cameras in phone chargers

Authorities say man died after vehicle rolled atop him

Authorities say man died after vehicle rolled atop him

Aurora's Danica Badura Shoots 72 to Lead Class B Golf

Aurora's Danica Badura Shoots 72 to Lead Class B Golf

Lincoln Southwest, Kaitlyn Hanna Lead After Day One Of Class A State Golf

Lincoln Southwest, Kaitlyn Hanna Lead After Day One Of Class A State Golf

Lineman carry Johnson County Central to victory

Lineman carry Johnson County Central to victory

Monday's River Country Scoreboard, Oct. 14

Monday's River Country Scoreboard, Oct. 14

Columbus Senior Joey Braasch Commits To University Of Wyoming

Columbus Senior Joey Braasch Commits To University Of Wyoming