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Child Killed When Motorcycle Strikes Pedestrians

Child Killed When Motorcycle Strikes Pedestrians

A young child was killed when a motorcycle struck a group of pedestrians in the 3500 block of East-West Highway in Hyattsville, Maryland. Watch »

May 23, 2015
More Than 1 Person Held DC Family Hostage: Filing

More Than 1 Person Held DC Family Hostage: Filing

Three members of a D.C. family -- and their housekeeper -- were held overnight by more than one person before they... Watch »

May 23, 2015
Protests, Arrests After Ohio Cop's Acquittal in Deaths of 2

Protests, Arrests After Ohio Cop's Acquittal in Deaths of 2

Police in riot gear made "multiple arrests" as protesters flooded the streets of Cleveland following the... Read »

May 24, 2015
Denmark's Jihadis De-Radicalization Program Aims to Reintegrate

Denmark's Jihadis De-Radicalization Program Aims to Reintegrate

Instead of threatening to arrest and imprison young people who want to join extremist groups — and those returning... Read »

52 minutes ago
Teen Dies of Cancer Weeks After Prom With NFL Player

Teen Dies of Cancer Weeks After Prom With NFL Player

Hospital officials say a Jacksonville, Florida, teenager with liver cancer who went to her high school prom with an... Read »

May 23, 2015
Plains States Prepare for Heavy Rainfall, Flash Flooding

Plains States Prepare for Heavy Rainfall, Flash Flooding

A state of emergency was in effect for 44 Oklahoma counties on Saturday night as the Plains and Midwest braced for... Read »

3 hours ago
Soccer Coach to Parent: I'll

Soccer Coach to Parent: I'll "Bounce Your Head Off the Floor"

A Long Island, New York, youth soccer coach was arrested after sending a profanity-laced email to a parent who was... Read »

May 23, 2015
Pipeline Company Defends Safety Record Amid Oil Spill

Pipeline Company Defends Safety Record Amid Oil Spill

The CEO of the company that owns the pipeline that leaked more than 100,000 gallons of crude oil along the Southern... Read »

May 23, 2015
Body of Missing Kayaker May Have Been Found: Source

Body of Missing Kayaker May Have Been Found: Source

A body police discovered Saturday in the Hudson River appears to be the 46-year-old missing kayaker allegedly killed... Read »

May 23, 2015
Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow Wins Eurovision Song Contest

Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow Wins Eurovision Song Contest

Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow won the final of the Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna on Sunday, beating Russia and Italy... Read »

May 23, 2015
Girl Scouts Use Cookie Money to Replace Stolen Flags at Cemetery

Girl Scouts Use Cookie Money to Replace Stolen Flags at Cemetery

A group of Girl Scouts may deserve a "Saving Memorial Day" badge after their quick thinking preserved a Southern... Read »

May 23, 2015
Woman Turns 116 Years Old, Becomes Oldest Person in World

Woman Turns 116 Years Old, Becomes Oldest Person in World

A Detroit-area woman turned 116 Saturday, but she offers no secret for a long life. "There's nothing I can do about... Read »

May 23, 2015
Daughter Gets Memorial Day Surprise When Solider Dad Visits School

Daughter Gets Memorial Day Surprise When Solider Dad Visits School

Trent Shoemaker has served in the U.S. Army for more than 20 years and has been deployed to Iraq and Bosnia. Watch »

May 24, 2015
Man Tries to Jump from Moving Amtrak Train

Man Tries to Jump from Moving Amtrak Train

County police say the train stopped for 40 minutes between stations in Odenton. Read »

May 23, 2015
Restaurant Customer Who Got Racist Receipt

Restaurant Customer Who Got Racist Receipt "Not OK"

A customer at a New Orleans restaurant said she "had a breakdown" after she was given a receipt with a... Read »

May 23, 2015
Murder, Kidnapping Suspect Killed in Police Shootout

Murder, Kidnapping Suspect Killed in Police Shootout

A man suspected of killing an ex-girlfriend and her teenage son after holding her captive was killed in a shootout... Read »

May 23, 2015
What We Know About Deadly Amtrak Accident

What We Know About Deadly Amtrak Accident

The National Transportation Safety Board has ruled out the locomotive being hit by a bullet and is now focused on... Read »

May 23, 2015
Man Fatally Stabbed in Northeast Washington

Man Fatally Stabbed in Northeast Washington

Police were dispatched to the 400 block of Oklahoma Ave. NE for a report of a stabbing victim. Read »

May 23, 2015
Millions Under Flood Watch Over Holiday Weekend

Millions Under Flood Watch Over Holiday Weekend

Millions of Americans were under the threat of flash floods this Memorial Day weekend as heavy rain was forecast for... Watch »

May 23, 2015
 

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