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Noor Salman, wife of Pulse nightclub shooter, stands trial on terror charges

(ORLANDO) -- Prosecutors and defense attorneys painted radically different pictures of Noor Salman, the wife of Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, in the opening of her federal terrorism trial -- on the one hand, helping her husband prepare for the... Read More

Calls to police exceed 370 after deadly bombings in Austin

(AUSTIN) -- Residents in Austin, Texas, have taken police warnings to heart, phoning in hundreds of times about suspicious packages in the wake of this month’s deadly bombings in the city.

There have been more than 370 suspicious-pac... Read More

From school shooting to a walkout, how the movement unfolded

(NEW YORK) -- Tragedy struck at a high school in Florida exactly one month ago, and now tens of thousands of students across the country and the world are rallying in solidarity.

Seventeen people were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Hi... Read More

FBI arrests men linked to mosque bombing, attempted bombing of women's health center

(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Four men from rural Illinois have been charged in a newly filed criminal complaint that links the bombing of a Minnesota mosque last August and the attempted bombing of an Illinois women's health center in November.

FBI ag... Read More

Former Equifax executive charged with insider trading

(NEW YORK) -- Insider trading charges were announced Wednesday against a former Equifax executive who sold his shares for nearly $1 million before the company's massive data breach was revealed to the public and the stock price plunged.

A ... Read More

Middle school teacher encourages students to 'walk up' to others, not just walk out

(NEW YORK) -- One middle school teacher offered a unique message for her students ahead of today’s National School Walkout.

Jodie Katsetos, a sixth-grade teacher at Arcadia Middle School in Oak Hall, Virginia, wrote a message on a l... Read More

The important advice Stephen Hawking gave to his children

(NEW YORK) -- Several years before his death, Stephen Hawking revealed the special advice he gave his children as they navigated the many complexities of human life.

The famed theoretical physicist and bestselling author was asked in a 201... Read More

Parkland students endure emotional and physical wounds a month after massacre

(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- Some students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School say their emotional and physical wounds remain raw a month after a shooting spree left 17 dead on their campus.

 "I can't believe it's been one month. It just ... Read More

Family accuses United Airlines flight attendant of knowingly stuffing dog in bin, where it died

(HOUSTON) -- A mother and daughter whose puppy died while flying United are alleging that a flight attendant knowingly forced the animal into an overhead bin.

And now Catalina Robledo and her young daughter, Sophia Ceballos, are saying the... Read More

Students across the country and around the world to take part in National School Walkout today

(NEW YORK) -- Students across the country and around the world are expected to take part in a National School Walkout Wednesday in a call on Congress to pass tighter gun control laws.

The ENOUGH National School Walkout will be held this mo... Read More

Puerto Rico town gets new bridge six months after hurricane washed away old one

(NEW YORK) -- It's been nearly six months since Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, and while many communities are still struggling, one is celebrating a small victory.

When Maria made landfall Sept. 20, a bridge connecting 60 famile... Read More

Solar storm set to hit Earth isn't cause for concern, expert says

(NEW YORK) -- A solar storm likely to hit the Earth this week might make a pretty light show in the sky, but is likely to occur without causing any of the harm that some doomsayers are warning of.

Solar storms are large eruptions of electr... Read More

Parents of NYC helicopter crash victim sue pilot for negligence

(NEW YORK) -- The parents of one of the victims killed in a helicopter crash in New York City's East River have filed a lawsuit against the pilot, Liberty Helicopters and other operators, claiming the defendants were negligent.

Five people... Read More

Teacher accidentally fires gun at school

(SEASIDE, Calif.) -- A California teacher is believed to have accidentally fired his weapon in a classroom today.

Seaside police officers were summoned to Seaside High School Tuesday after the teacher, who was teaching a public safety clas... Read More