U.S. & World News

25 April 2014

Zonkey born at Mexico zoo

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

(Today Show) -- A rare zebra-donkey hybrid called a "zonkey" was born at a Mexico zoo April 21. They named it Khumba, who's mother is a female zebra called Rayas while the father is a dwarf, blue-e ...

25 April 2014

Washington mom admits to arson

Posted in U.S. & World News

Puyallup, Wash. --- (KING News) She was initially called a hero, who saved her young son from their burning home.  Now, that Puyallup, Washington mom is accused of setting the fire herself.  Inves ...

25 April 2014

Connecticut high school student stabbed after alleged prom rejection

Posted in U.S. & World News

Milford, Conn. (WVIT) --  A 16-year-old honor student has died after being stabbed by a fellow student at Jonathan Law High School hours before the Milford, Conn., school's prom, police said. Maren ...

25 April 2014

Cat Cafe opens in New York City

Posted in U.S. & World News

New York, NY --  If you love coffee and cats, there is a new pop-up cafe in New York City that would be perfect for you. Visitors to the Cat Cafe can drink coffee beverages like the "Cat'achino" wh ...

24 April 2014

Raccoon attacks baby

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Kountze, Texas --- (KBMT News) A newborn is recovering and his mother faces possible criminal charges after police say a pet raccoon attacked the infant. Police officers were called to the Kountze, ...

24 April 2014

E-cigarettes: A closer look

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

(NBC News)  The Food and Drug Administration has taken its first steps toward regulating e-cigarettes.It's a booming business that's quickly grown into a $2-billion a year industry without much ove ...

23 April 2014

NYPD social media outreach backfires

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

(NBC News) An NYPD social media campaign backfired when the police department asked New Yorkers for photos with cops and Twitter erupted with unflattering pictures of officers making arrests, tangli ...

22 April 2014

Deadly courtroom shooting

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Salt Lake City, Utah --- (KSL News) An alleged gang member on trial in federal court in Salt Lake City, Utah was shot and killed Monday by U.S. marshals after he attempted to attack a witness testif ...

22 April 2014

Washington school bus driver accused of bullying disabled student

Posted in U.S. & World News, Regional

Olympia, Wash. --- (KING News) The Olympia, Washington School District has taken a bus driver off the job, after a disabled student accuses him of verbally abusing her.The girl's mother says she was ...

22 April 2014

Beef prices soar

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local, Regional

(KDLT News) Beef prices are soaring, and in February they hit record highs. While it's welcome news for ranchers and farmers, it's bad news for those looking forward to the upcoming grilling season. ...