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Special Needs Student Wins Prom Queen in Landslide

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 4:13pm
Katie Shipley was born with a rare chromosome disorder and has a form of dementia — she wasn't even supposed to live to see her 18th birthday.







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Funerals for Amtrak Victims Held in New York, New Jersey

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 3:45pm
Funeral Masses were held for two of the eight victims of last week's Amtrak crash, Laura Finamore, 47, and Bob Gildersleeve, 45.







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After Leaving Her High School Campus, Teen Vanishes

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 3:29pm
Talya Thompson, 14, was last seen around 11:00 am Friday, leaving the campus of her high school in Pasadena, California. She has not been seen since.







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Special Needs Prom Queen Beats the Odds

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 1:32pm
A high school senior with a rare chromosome disorder wasn't supposed to have lived to see her 18th birthday. Not only did she live, she became prom queen. KGW's Ashley Korslien reports.







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Texas Chain Pulls Restaurant's Franchise After Shootout

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 1:06pm
Texas-based restaurant chain Twin Peaks issued a statement saying they revoked the franchise status of the Waco location after a bizarre shootout.







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Watch Live: State Department Press Briefing

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 12:54pm
Watch the daily U.S. State Department press briefing.







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Teen Beaten and Robbed of Cell, Shoes, Pants: NYPD

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 12:28pm
A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with the violent attack and robbery aboard a Brooklyn subway.







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Family launches '8 Days of Greatness' a year after son's death

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 12:06pm
Thousands searched for Brogan Dulle over a period of eight days last May. The ending was tragic. But this year in honor of his memory and to thank all those who helped search, his family has started the '8 Days of Greatness' campaign.







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'Baddest of the Bad': Inside the Bandidos Biker Gang

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 10:50am
The deadly brawl and shootout at a Waco sports bar involving the Bandidos is the latest bloody chapter for a group with a history steeped in violence.







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Nine Dead as Bikers Unleash Chaos at Texas Sports Bar

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 8:11am
A brawl-turned-shootout between rival biker gangs left nine people dead and 18 injured outside of a crowded sports bar in Waco, Texas.







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Amtrak Northeast Corridor Reopens After Derailment

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 8:01am
Amtrak's Northeast Corridor was back open Monday after the derailment last week that killed eight people and injured about 200 others.







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Philly's Mayor Pays Tribute to Amtrak as Rail Service Resumes

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 7:36am
Mayor Michael Nutter Said Rail Service is Safest and Most Efficient as First Amtrak Train Since Deadly Derailment Left Philadelphia for New York.







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Marine Killed When Chopper Goes Down Over Hawaii

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 7:32am
A Marine was killed when a military helicopter carrying 22 people went down Sunday at Bellows Air Force Base, Hawaii, the Marine Corps said.







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Husband Shoots Pal After Finding Him With Wife: Cops

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 7:22am
An angry husband fatally shot a friend after discovering him with his wife in their home in Chesapeake, Ohio,, police said.







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Extreme Athlete Dean Potter Dies in Yosemite Accident

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 6:12am
Dean Potter, seen here walking across China's Enshi Grand Canyon, in April 2012, has died in a BASE jump accident in Yosemite.







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Fiery Plane Crash Kills 1, Injures 3 in Nevada

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 5:30am
One person was killed, three other people were injured when a small plane crashed near Las Vegas.







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At Least One Dead After Small Plane Crashes in Nevada

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 5:24am
The plane crashed near Laughlin, about 95 miles south of Las Vegas. Local resident Nadi Roshan said community was anxious to learn details.







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Odor Triggers Evacuation at World Trade Center Memorial

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 4:30am
Sightseers were cleared from the World Trade Center Memorial while hazardous material specialists investigated a strong odor at the site.







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Marine Killed in Hard-Landing at Hawaii Military Base

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 4:26am
Eyewitness David Kaminskas described what happened as Osprey aircraft from 5th Marine Expeditionary Unit had hard-landing during training exercise.







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Waco Biker War Eyewitness: Cops Were Quick To Respond

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 4:22am
Saul Cornejo Bravo was working at a restaurant in Waco, Texas, when he heard that shots had been fired outside.







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