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Transgender Teen Wins Right to Wear Makeup in DMV Photo

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:42pm
A South Carolina transgender teen has won the right to wear makeup in her driver's license photo as part of a settlement with the state's Department of Motor Vehicles announced on Wednesday.

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Woman Stole Dying NYC Fashion Exec's Identity: Cops

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:35pm
A woman stole a New York City fashion executive's identity, withdrawing thousands of dollars from her bank account as she was dying in the hospital, police said.
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Wife Charged in Fatal Shooting of California Mayor

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:20pm
Lyvette Crespo pleaded not guilty to voluntary manslaughter. She shot and killed huer husband, Bell Gardens mayor Daniel Crespo, on Sept. 30.

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The Real 'Rosie the Riveter' Dies at 92

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 8:27pm
Mary Doyle Keefe, the telephone operator whom Norman Rockwell beefed up for iconic Saturday Evening Post cover in 1943, has died at 92.

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Supreme Court Eyes Raisin Rules

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 8:20pm
Farmers argue law requiring them to turn over portion of their crop to U.S. government is unconstitutional. KSEE's Raquel Cervantes reports.

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Reserve Deputy in Harris Killing Was Investigated in 2009

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 8:06pm
Robert Bates, the reserve deputy who shot and killed an unarmed man, was investigated in 2009 for uncompleted training and other violations.

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's Family Arrives in U.S.

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 7:00pm
Members of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's family arrived in the U.S. as prosecutors rested in the penalty phase of the Boston Marathon bomber's trial.

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Gender-Integrated Training Underway at Fort Benning

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 6:54pm
Both men and women soldiers undergo grueling physical training as part of the Army's Ranger Course at Fort Benning, Georgia

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American Hostage Killed in U.S. Strike on al Qaeda

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 6:29pm
Dr. Warren Weinstein died during a drone strike, along with Italian hostage Giovanni Lo Porto. American al Qaeda, Adam Gadahn, died in another strike.

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Blind Service Dog Continues To Give

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 5:48pm
The loss of his eyes hasn't stopped Tanner from helping others. WGAL's Meredith Jorgensen reports.

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The Last Road North: Exploring Alaska's Frozen Frontier

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 5:18pm
Since 2007, photographer Ben Huff has roamed Alaska's Dalton Highway, one of the most isolated roads in the United States.

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Ex-CIA Head Petraeus Gets Probation, Fine For Leaks

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 4:43pm
The former CIA director whose shining career in public service came crashing down after an affair was sentenced Thursday for leaking military secrets.

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Dr. Oz to Critics: 'It's Not a Medical Show'

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 4:14pm
The Dr. Oz Show is actually "not a medical show" but will no longer use words like "miracle," Dr. Mehmet Oz told NBC News in an exclusive interview.

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Dr. Oz: I Can't Take Back Those Statements

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 4:11pm
During an exclusive interview with NBC's Stephanie Gosk, Dr. Mehmet Oz responds to some of the critiques made against him and segments of his popular television program.

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Transgender Teen Settles With DMV

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 3:59pm
A transgender teen told to take off her makeup for license photo is credited with changing South Carolina policies. WYFF's Myra Ruiz reports.

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Loretta Lynch Confirmed as Attorney General

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 3:54pm
After months of delays, Lynch will replace Eric Holder to become the first African American woman to serve as Attorney General.

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Meet the New Attorney General

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 3:43pm
If confirmed, Lynch would be the first African-American woman to hold the nation's top law enforcement post.

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Florida Man Tries to Burn and Drown Wife on Her Birthday

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 3:28pm
Police save a Florida woman after her husband douses her with gasoline, then attempts to drown her on her 50th birthday. WESH's Chris Hush reports.
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Watch Live: David Petraeus Speaks Following His Sentencing

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 2:54pm
Retired four-star general David Petraeus pleaded guilty to giving his mistress and biographer classified information.

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Belichick Gives Obama's 'Deflategate' Joke a Thumbs Down

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 2:40pm
President Obama makes a joke about "Deflategate" during the Patriots' visit to the White House Thursday, prompting New England Head Coach Bill Belichick to offer Obama a thumbs down.

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