U.S. & World News

29 April 2014

Court eyes phone searches

Posted in U.S. & World News, Technology

(NBC News)  Police have a powerful tool in their fight against crime, the same tool you use to text your friends and plan your week: Your phone.    Now in two cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, ...

29 April 2014

Donald Sterling fined $2.5 M and banned for life by NBA

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

(NBC News) -- Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will be banned for life and fined $2.5 million for racist comments, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced Tuesday. The move comes after day ...

29 April 2014

FedEx shooting: "like Rambo"

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Kennesaw, Ga. --- (WXIA News) Police say the suspect in a shooting at a Kennesaw, Georgia FedEx facility has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He has not yet been named, but witnesses said he ...

29 April 2014

Hanging on for dear life

Posted in U.S. & World News

Milwaukee, Wis. ---  (WTMJ News) Hanging on for dear life, a passer-by saves a man dangling over I-94 on the side of a Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bridge.  It was an heroic team effort by police at the V ...

28 April 2014

Oso landslide search ends; 2 still missing

Posted in U.S. & World News, Regional

Oso, Wash. -- (KING)  Nearly five weeks after the Oso landslide, Frank Hadaway says there's a chance search teams will never find his missing brother. "It was a devastating slide and it has been a ...

28 April 2014

NBA investigates Donald Sterling's alleged racist remarks

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

(The Today Show) On Friday, TMZ Sports released an audio recording of what it claims is Donald Sterling telling his girlfriend that he does not want her bringing black people to his games, particul ...

28 April 2014

Deadly storms strike

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  At least 17 people are dead and hundreds of homes destroyed following a deadly night of tornadoes from Oklahoma to Arkansas. Arkansas was hardest hit.  At least 16 people there were ki ...

28 April 2014

Florida dad pushes child off skateboard ramp

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Jacksonville, Fla. -- (WTLV)  A video of a man kicking his child off a ramp at a Jacksonville, Florida skate park is causing an uproar on social media. The video shows Marcus Crossland kicking his ...

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

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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 ...