Federal hate crimes see slight dip in 2018, FBI says

Nes/iStock(NEW YORK) -- For the first time in four years, reported federal hate crimes have seen a slight dip. One of those reported hate crimes includes the Kroger shooting in 2018. Gregory Bush allegedly banged on the...

Supreme Court clears way for Newtown shooting victim families to sue gun-maker

kenlh/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court has cleared the way for families of Newtown, Connecticut, shooting victims to sue gun-maker Remington Arms Co. -- the manufacturer of the AR-15 used in the 2012 massacre --...

Coldest morning of the season hits East Coast and Gulf Coast

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- With arctic air now here from the Midwest to the Northeast and to the Gulf Coast, record low temperatures have been falling left and right Tuesday and already Wednesday morning. More than 100 record...

School staff charged with manslaughter in death of autistic student

Kuzma/iStock(EL DORADO HILLS, Calif.) -- A Northern California school and three of its employees have been charged after an autistic student died as a result of being restrained. Guiding Hands School, a former private...

Boy suffers third degree burns after friend attacked him with liquid

MJFelt/iStock(FRESNO, Calif.) -- A 12-year-old California boy has suffered third degree burns across his face, chest and back after his friend attacked him in the shower with a cup of liquid while he was sleeping over at...

Washington State University student found dead at off-campus frat house

KXLY(PULLMAN, Wash.) --  Police are investigating the death of a 19-year-old Washington State University student who was found dead at a fraternity house near campus. The male student was found at the Alpha Tau Omega...

2 Homeless men in California were attacked by a man armed with arrows

Leo Malsam/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Police in the San Francisco Bay Area are on the hunt for a man who allegedly injured two homeless men by using an unknown weapon to shoot arrows at them. The Saturday morning attack left...

Children, ages 2 and 6, found wandering in the snow rescued by bus driver

Waukesha Metro Transit(WAUKESHA, Wis.) -- It was a frigid Monday morning in Waukesha, Wisconsin — only 18 degrees with snow on the ground — when bus driver Nicole Chamberlain passed two children wandering along...

'Stop it!': Witness finds Oklahoma officer sitting on top of police chief he's accused of killing

KTUL(PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla.) -- An Oklahoma police officer accused of killing his police chief was allegedly found sitting on top of the victim, while witnesses said they heard screaming coming from the room, according to...

Popeyes fatal stabbing suspect identified by police as 30-year-old Ricoh McClain

WJLA(OXIN HILL, Md.) -- The suspect believed to be responsible for a fatal stabbing over a Popeyes chicken sandwich has been identified. Investigators believe 30-year-old Ricoh McClain, is responsible for the death of a...

Unidentified remains found during search for missing 5-year-old; mom arrested for child neglect: Sheriff

iStock(DEMOPOLIS, Ala.) -- Human remains have been found in Alabama during the search for missing 5-year-old Taylor Williams, police said Tuesday. The identity of the remains have not been determined, said police in...

Trailer with nearly 100,000 meals for homeless veterans stolen from nonprofit in Kansas: Report

iStock(LENEXA, Kan.) -- A trailer with nearly 100,000 meals for homeless veterans was stolen on the holiday weekend meant to celebrate former U.S. servicemen and women. The 5-by-8-foot trailer was stolen in front of the...

Disturbing details reveal Clark Atlanta University student Alexis Crawford's last moments before her death

iStock(ATLANTA) -- Court documents have revealed harrowing new details in the death of Alexis Crawford, an Atlanta college student who had been missing for more than a week before her body was found. Crawford was...

Husband charged in 1982 ax killing of wife; chief calls it one of 'worst outcomes of domestic violence'

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Decades after a young mom was found dead in her upstate New York home with an ax in her head, her husband was arrested for second-degree murder. Brighton Police Department Chief Charles David Catholdi...

3-Month-old puppy recovering after reportedly being lit on fire with blowtorch

iStock(ORADELL, N.J.) -- A 3-month-old pit bull puppy in New Jersey is recovering from horrific injuries he received after he was reportedly lit on fire with a blowtorch. The puppy, named Tyler, was discovered by a Good...

Marijuana Use Rising Among College Students

There are 44 Colleges in the state of Nebraska and according to a new study, students at these colleges and schools across the country are putting down cigarettes in favor of joints.

Record cold hits Midwest before temperatures plunge along East Coast

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Temperatures are plummeting across the Plains Tuesday morning and even fell to a bone-chilling 7 degrees in Chicago, breaking the city's daily record low. Fifteen states from Tennessee to Maine are...

25k Pounds of Pizza Toppings Recalled

Pizza toppings brand Ezzo Sausage Company is recalling 25,000 pounds of meat following a possible listeria contamination.

Michigan family tries to live waste-free with solar-panel bikes, no plastic

Photographer/iStock(GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.) -- A Michigan family is documenting their "waste-free" journey with a daily blog in an effort to inspire others to change their lifestyles and combat environmental damage. Erin...

Woman's body found near wastewater treatment plant, officials say

Bim/iStock(ATHOL, Mass.) -- Authorities in Massachusetts are investigating the mysterious death of a woman whose body was discovered near a sewage treatment plant. The woman, who is white and believed to be in her 20s,...

Wood River accident victim identified

Wood River accident victim identified

Vargas Running for Re-Election, Wants Raises for Lawmakers

Vargas Running for Re-Election, Wants Raises for Lawmakers

Trial scheduled for midwife blamed for death of baby

Trial scheduled for midwife blamed for death of baby

Man dies after vehicle runs off Kearney County road

Man dies after vehicle runs off Kearney County road

Palmer Veterans Memorial has hopes of expansion

Palmer Veterans Memorial has hopes of expansion

Wednesday's local scoreboard, Nov. 13

Wednesday's local scoreboard, Nov. 13

Falls City Sacred Heart rolls over Bloomfield in D2 quarterfinals

Falls City Sacred Heart rolls over Bloomfield in D2 quarterfinals

Perry Wins Nebraska's Toughest Mile

Perry Wins Nebraska's Toughest Mile

List: 2019 Class D1-2 All-District Football Teams

List: 2019 Class D1-2 All-District Football Teams

Tuesday's local scoreboard, Nov. 12

Tuesday's local scoreboard, Nov. 12