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Teachers Face Sex Charges in Louisiana

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 9:51am
Two Louisiana high school teachers are accused of having group sex with a 16-year-old student. WDSU's Travers Mackel reports.






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Daredevil to Walk Chicago Tightrope While Blindfolded

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 9:48am
Simply walking on a wire between two skyscrapers in the Windy City wasn't enough for daredevil Nik Wallenda, so he is upping the stakes.






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Experiment: Would You Act If You Saw Domestic Violence?

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 9:41am
If you witnessed domestic violence happening right in front of you, would you intervene? Jeff Rossen reports on a surprising social experiment.






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Economy adds 248,000 jobs, Unemployment Drops to 5.9 percent

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 9:06am
Cnbc's Hampton Pearson announces that in September 248,000 jobs were added, dropping the unemployment rate to 5.9 percent, the lowest rate since July, 20008. A cnbc panel discusses.






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Crabs on a Plane Cause Flight Delay at NYC Airport

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 8:08am
A U.S. Airways flight was delayed Thursday night after live crabs on the plane's previous voyage escaped the cargo hold — sending the crew scrambling.






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Friday's Top 6 News Stories

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 7:37am
From another American getting diagnosed with Ebola to Turkey joining the fight against ISIS, see the stories we're following.






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Kin Seek Court Order to Prove Brain-Dead Teen Is Alive

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 7:34am
The family of a California teenager who was declared brain-dead last year is seeking an unprecedented court order declaring her alive.
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What Autumn? Triple-Digit Temperatures Roast California

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 6:28am
California was roasting under an autumn heat wave Friday with temperatures into the low 100s even as the rest of the country unpacked winter clothes.






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Foul-Mouthed Biden Reveals What He Really Thinks of Job

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 5:40am
Vice President Joe Biden joked that his job can be a "bitch" while speaking to students on Thursday night.






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Foul-Mouthed Biden Reveals What He Really Thinks of Job

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 5:40am
Vice President Joe Biden joked that his job can be a "b****" while speaking to students on Thursday night.






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Why U.S. Can't Cut Its Ebola Risk to Zero -- Yet

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 5:29am
How did someone infected with Ebola ever get into the United States in the first place?






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Why Have Nine Bears Been Caught in Just Two Days?

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 5:22am
Nine bears have been caught in two days in the Sierra Nevada as the ongoing drought forces bruins to roam further for food.






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New Jersey Nun Who 'Cured' Blindness to Be Beatified

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 5:05am
Sister Miriam Teresa, who took vows on her deathbed, will be the first Catholic proclaimed "blessed" on American soil.






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Marine Presumed Dead After Bailing Out Into Persian Gulf

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 5:04am
Two pilots and two enlisted personnel were aboard the MV-22B Osprey when it took off from USS Makin Island on Wednesday in the Persian Gulf.






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First Generation College Student's Culture Shock

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 5:01am
Williams College freshman David Weathers adjusts to life away from home and balances the financial pressures with football.






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Are U.S. Hospitals Really Ready to Tackle Ebola?

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:57am
The hospital that initially sent home a man sickened with Ebola highlights an urgent need to better train medical staff on the virus, experts say.






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Porn Email Scandal Grips Pennsylvania Capitol

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:54am
A scandal over emails containing pornography by current and former members of the attorney general's office has gripped the Pennsylvania Capitol.






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Powerful Storm Column Bears Down on Nashville

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:30am
Damaging winds left more than 250,000 homes and businesses without power across Texas on Thursday and tornadoes were reported Arkansas and Missouri.






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Disney Ferris Wheel Breaks Down, Stranding Riders

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 1:29am
California Adventure Ferris wheel riders were stranded for about 90 minutes in high heat on Thursday after the ride broke down.






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Hundreds of Thousands Lose Power in Severe Storms

Thu, 10/02/2014 - 11:46pm
A line of powerful thunderstorms rumbled across the middle of the country Thursday, grounding flights in Chicago and Dallas.
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