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Openings Begin in New York Terror Trial of British Imam

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 2:13pm

The imam of a London mosque used his influential position in the late 1990s to train and aid terrorists and used the cover of his religion to hide in plain sight, a prosecutor told jurors in his opening statement Thursday.








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Dog's Death Causes Woman to Go to Hospital

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 1:41pm

A Arizona woman so distraught over the loss of her dog had to be hospitalized for Broken Heart Syndrome. Rebecca Taylor reports.








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UMass Boston Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 1:25pm

The Wheatley Building at the University of Massachusetts Boston has been evacuated following a bomb threat.








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Report: Users of White Power Website Have Committed Nearly 100 Murders

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 1:09pm
Registered users of the Internet’s largest white supremacist forum – dubbed “a magnet for the deadly and deranged” -- have carried out nearly 100 murders in the past five years, a group that tracks “hate groups” reported Thursday.






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Officials Recruit the Homeless to Spot Wildfires

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:37pm

Arizona fire officials  create a “wood watch” program for homeless people living in the woods in an effort to prevent wildfires. KPNX’s Krystle Henderson reports.








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Police Officers Face Lawsuit for Excessive Force

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:16pm

Dashcam video captures a traffic stop where the officers are accused of punching, kicking, and shocking a man unnecessarily. KARE’s Jana Shortal Reports.








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West, Texas, Marks One Year Since Devastating Explosion

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:16pm
A year after a fertilizer plant explosion rocked the tight-knit city of West, Texas, a lot of the physical damage is cleaned up, but the emotional scars still run deep.
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Washington Mudslide: Thirty-Nine Victims Now Identified

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:59am
A woman putting the final touches on her dream home, an electrician making a Saturday house call and a 4-year-old boy are the latest victims of the Washington mudslide to be formally identified.






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Brazen Pharmacy Robbery Caught on Camera

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:59am

The Pinellas County, Florida, Sheriff is looking for an unidentified man who tackles a woman walking out of a pharmacy with her prescription medicine.








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Student Stabbed in Chest at Florida High School

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:38am

A 16-year-old student was stabbed at Piper High School in Sunrise, Fla., Thusrday morning, police confirmed.








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Explosion at Ammunition Plant Kills One and Injures three

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:17am

The ATF is investigating an explosion that took place at an ammunition factory in Tennessee. At least twenty people were inside at the time. WSMV's Julia Bruck reports.








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Watch Live: Holder Speaks at Memorial for Jewish Center Victims

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:01am

Attorney General Eric Holder delivers remarks in tribute to the victims of the tragedy that took place at a Jewish Community Center.








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Holder Speaks at Memorial for Jewish Center Victims

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:40am

Attorney General Eric Holder delivers remarks in tribute to the victims of the tragedy that took place at a Jewish Community Center.








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Tornado-Ravaged Moore, Oklahoma Toughens Building Codes

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:24am
It's been almost a year since a massive tornado hit Moore, Okla., killing 24 people and injuring almost 400.Thursday, the city became the first in the country to adopt rules specifically to prevent extensive tornado damage with tough new residential building codes.






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Whale Meets Grisly End in New York City

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:03am
A 55-foot-long whale is being dissected after it was found dead on the bow of a container ship in New York harbor.The finback whale was towed to an Army Corps of Engineers station in Jersey City, N.J., after it was found at the weekend.






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Portland Reservoir to be Drained After Teen Pees in Water

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 9:04am
Peeved Portland, Ore., officials plan to drain millions of gallons of treated drinking water from a city reservoir after a teenager was caught on surveillance cameras taking a brazen bathroom break.






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Shared Space at Heart of New York's Heated Charter School Debate

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:47am
NEW YORK — When Ginette Hernandez’s five-year-old son switched schools in November, she felt a palpable sense of relief. Her son, who has speech, behavior and developmental issues, had been struggling in his public school in East Harlem.






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'X-Men' Director Bryan Singer Accused of Drugging, Raping Teen

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:32am
Producer and director Bryan Singer has been accused of drugging and raping a teenage boy in California and Hawaii in the late 1990s, according to a lawsuit filed on Wednesday.






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Fake Child Abduction on YouTube Sparks Outrage

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:31am

Two brothers behind a staged child abduction video posted on YouTube say it was designed to raise awareness about kidnappings. But they are being strongly criticized. NBC’s Joe Fryer reports.


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Mustang Marks 50 Years Atop Empire State Buildng

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:00am

The Ford Mustang is celebrating its 50th anniversary the same way it celebrated their launch, with one of the cars on display on the observation deck of the Empire State Building.








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