Vehicle runs into New Orleans parade crowd, police say

(NEW ORLEANS) -- A vehicle plowed into a crowd of people watching a parade in New Orleans, injuring more than 20 people, officials said.

The crash occurred at the intersection of Orleans an... Read More

Chicago police arrest 81 in overnight raids, mostly for drug and weapons offenses

(CHICAGO) --  The Chicago Police Department conducted a series of overnight raids from Thursday into Friday that resulted in 81 arrests, mostly for drug- and weapons-related offenses, Supt. Eddie Johnson said Friday.

The raids, focuse... Read More

Las Vegas firefighters responding to house fire resuscitate pet cat with CPR

(LAS VEGAS) --  A Las Vegas couple is grateful that their cat has nine lives, after their feline required CPR after being caught in a house fire Friday, officials said.

The North Las Vegas Fire Department said it responded Friday afte... Read More

Man connected to Connecticut Amber Alert was deported in 2013, authorities say

(BRIDGEPORT, Conn.) -- The 39-year-old man suspected of murder and connected to an Amber Alert involving his 6-year-old daughter had been deported from the U.S. in 2013, according to federal authorities.

Early Friday morning, an Amber Aler... Read More

Video captures police-involved shooting in DC that left man dead

(WASHINGTON) -- Police in Washington, D.C., continue to investigate a late-night shooting Thursday involving two officers and a civilian that was captured on video and then posted to social media.

During a news conference Friday, authoriti... Read More

Authorities investigating Indiana murders receive thousands of tips from public

(DELPHI, Ind.) — Authorities investigating the slayings of two girls in Indiana have received over 1,900 tips since making an impassioned plea on Wednesday for people to come forward with information, a law enforcement source close to the inves... Read More

Fire at Florida mosque being investigated as arson

(THONOTOSASSA, Fla.) -- Officials believe an early morning fire at a mosque in Florida was intentionally set, and the incident is being investigated as a hate crime.

The Hillsbourgh County Fire Rescue received a call around 2:09 a.m. local... Read More

Woman pens obituary on behalf of her sassy, 91-year-old grandmother

(POWELL, Ohio) -- An Ohio woman has penned an obituary on behalf of her vivacious, 91-year-old grandmother before her death earlier this week.

Melissa Falter, granddaughter of the late Jean Oddi, wrote the humorous tribute that she said ca... Read More

Trump list shows 746 travelers 'detained or processed' under travel ban, lawyer says

(WASHINGTON) — Nearly 750 people were "detained or processed" during the 26-hour period after a Brooklyn judge issued an order blocking part of Donald Trump's controversial travel ban, according to an attorney representing plaintiffs.

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POLL: Obamacare favorability nears record propelled by independents

(MENLO PARK, Calif.) — A new poll gauging the public's feelings on the ongoing battle over healthcare finds continued displeasure with the current policy direction, but near record positive impressions of the Affordable Care Act.

The... Read More

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: America is great because 'it is receptive to all people'

(WASHINGTON) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg told a large crowd that had gathered to see her Thursday that the U.S. is not at its best right now because "we are not as mindful of what makes America great."

Ginsburg also s... Read More