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DA Will Investigate School Cop's Body Slam of Middle Schooler

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 9:02pm
Video of the March 29 incident at a San Antonio middle school shows an officer slamming a female student to the ground.









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8th Grader Schools Teacher On Body-Shaming

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 8:41pm
Indiana teen's response to homework assignment goes viral. WFIE's Jess Raatz reports.









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Ex-Sailor Declared Innocent of Murder After 33 Years

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 8:36pm
Keith Allen Harward will freed from a Virginia prison on Friday after the state Supreme Court unanimously found him innocent thanks to new evidence.









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Meet the Nine Women of the FBI's Top 10 Most Wanted List

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 8:05pm
Brenda Delgado is only the ninth woman added to the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list in the 66 years since it was created.









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Escapee From Mental Hospital Is 'Scary and Dangerous'

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 7:48pm
Anthony Garver was involuntarily committed two years ago after he was deemed incompetent to stand trial for fatally stabbing a woman 24 times.









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Analysis: Obama Schools Senate on Supreme Court Pick

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 7:26pm
Undaunted, and proclaiming the Garland nomination as one of his highest priorities, President Obama took his case to the University of Chicago Law School









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Grassley: I Won't Budge on Supreme Court Pick

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 7:11pm
The Judiciary Committee chairman said he and others who believe the next president should choose the next Supreme Court Justice are standing firm.









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Takata Airbag Blamed in Teen's Death

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 7:07pm
Investigators say the Takata airbag inside the steering wheel of the victim's 2002 Honda Civic malfunctioned firing several shards of jagged metal into her face and neck at point blank range. NBC affiliate KPRC has the story.









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Parents Sue NYC Dept. of Ed. Over Violence in Schools

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 5:12pm
Several New York City parents and students have filed a class-action lawsuit against the city Department of Education alleging the nation's largest school district has failed to protect children from violence and bullying.









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Massachusetts Supreme Court Hears Texting Suicide Case

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 4:46pm
Michelle Carter is awaiting trial in the death of Conrad Roy III. She is accused of sending texts to her boyfriend encouraging him to kill himself.









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The U.S. Is Way Behind Its Goal of Accepting 10,000 Syrian Refugees

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 4:38pm
The U.S. will resettle nearly 9,000 Syrian refugees over the next several months after falling very behind on President Obama's goals and timeline.









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GMU Professors Oppose Naming Law School for Scalia

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 4:20pm
First the GMU law school's new moniker was mocked for its acronym, now some faculty want Antonin Scalia's name taken off completely.









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Obama Presses Case for SCOTUS Nominee

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 4:15pm
President Barack Obama headed back to school on Thursday as he continues to press the case for the stymied nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court.









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Body Found Near Creek at UT Austin ID'd as Student Dancer

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 3:11pm
The body of Haruka Weiser, a first-year theater and dance major, was found at about 10:30 a.m. local time Tuesday.









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Pentagon: U.S. May Set Up More Small Outposts in Iraq

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 2:58pm
The Pentagon is considering more small military outposts that would provide artillery support and other aid to Iraqi forces in fight to retake Mosul.









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High Schoolers Not Sleeping, Having Accidents

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 2:16pm
High school students who get too little sleep, or too much, are also more likely to drive drunk or take other risks, teh CDC found.









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Patriots Fans Sue Over Draft Pick Losses in Deflategate Scandal

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 1:19pm
Some New England Patriots fans filed a lawsuit against the NFL, Roger Goodell, and Robert Kraft to restore draft picks taken for Deflategate.









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Charles Barkley Takes Stand Against N.C.'s Anti-Bias Law

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 11:54am
The NBA Hall of Famer and basketball analyst has been one of the more outspoken sports stars railing against discrimination of the LGBT community.









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Oklahoma Firefighters Struggling to Douse Inferno

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 11:33am
Feeding on vegetation parched by drought and stoked the 50 mph winds, the fires in Oklahoma have merged into one huge inferno.









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