U.S. & World News

16 May 2014

TRENDING: Japan's 'anti-loneliness' cafe

Posted in U.S. & World News, Entertainment

Tokyo, Japan -- A cafe in Japan has a creative anti-loneliness concept that recently went viral. Moomin House Cafe seats lone customers with stuffed animal companions called Moomins. Moomins are a f ...

15 May 2014

National investigators visit local VA facility

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

White City, Ore. -- Government workers were in White City Thursday as part of the ongoing investigation into the Department of Veterans Affairs. The investigation comes after allegations that vetera ...

15 May 2014

Resident remembers 9/11, describes it as a battlefield

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

Medford, Ore. -- The 9/11 Memorial opened Thursday and even in Medford, nearly 3,000 miles away, the sacrifices are not forgotten.    "The whole thing was really surreal," says Medford/Jackson Co ...

15 May 2014

Thousand flee flames in Southern California

Posted in U.S. & World News, Weather

Southern Calif. --- (NBC News)  Wildfires burning across Southern California have forced tens of thousands from their homes.The battle to beat back the flames continues in Southern California. Seve ...

15 May 2014

Seclusion rooms: cruel or calming?

Posted in U.S. & World News

(KVLY News) They are called seclusion rooms.Enclosed rooms where kids are sent to be alone after having an emotional outburst. The rooms can be found at public schools across the country, but there ...

14 May 2014

Caught on Cam: Cat saves boy from dog attack

Posted in U.S. & World News, Regional

Update (5/27 2:45pm) (Today Show) The dog that was captured on the now-viral video attacking a 4-year-old boy was euthanized over the weekend. Scrappy, an 8-month-old Labrador-chow mix, was euthani ...

14 May 2014

Prom dress triggers "impure thoughts"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Chesterfield --- (WWBT News) A Chesterfield, Virgina teen's claim of being unjustly outcast is going viral.17-year-old Clare Ettinger says she was kicked out of her prom after several fathers servin ...

14 May 2014

Jetway collapses during deplaning in Seattle

Posted in U.S. & World News

Seattle, Wash. --- (KING News) An investigation is now underway to determine what caused a jetway to drop about six feet as passengers exited a plane Tuesday morning at Washington's Sea-Tac Airport. ...

14 May 2014

Bounce house blows away

Posted in U.S. & World News

South Glens Falls, N.Y. -- (WNYT) Two young boys were injured after a "bouncy house" was swept away by a gust of wind Monday afternoon in South Glens Falls, New York.Three children were inside the p ...

13 May 2014

British news crew in KlaCo covering Al-Masri trial

Posted in U.S. & World News, Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A man accused of trying to set up a terrorism training camp in Bly back in 1998 is on trial in New York and a British news crew from Sky News covering the story was in Klamath ...