Defense secretary: Size of troop increase in Afghanistan will be announced later

(NEW YORK) --  U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis declined to say how much America will increase its troop numbers in Afghanistan following President Trump's announcement Monday night of his dec... Read More

Multiple injured in high-speed train incident outside of Philadelphia

(PHILADELPHIA) -- More than 40 people were injured on Tuesday after a high-speed train made contact with an unoccupied parked train outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, according to official with the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authori... Read More

More ‘savage and grisly’ details emerge in Chicago deadly stabbing

(CHICAGO) -- A Northwestern University professor, as he allegedly stabbed his boyfriend whom prosecutors say he couldn't subdue, yelled for a second man to help him, according to a court document detailing the alleged murder.

Wyndham Lathe... Read More

Ohio judge shot, injured in ambush-style attack outside courthouse

(STEUBENVILLE, Ohio) -- A judge in Ohio underwent surgery after he was shot in an ambush-style attack outside a courthouse this morning, authorities said.

Judge Joseph J. Bruzzese Jr. was shot and injured outside the Jefferson County court... Read More

Total solar eclipse wows crowds across the US

(NEW YORK) -- A historic total solar eclipse arced across the United States from west to east Monday, as millions of people who had gathered in its relatively narrow "path of totality" watched in awe.

The total solar eclipse, which is the ... Read More

University of Texas removes 4 Confederate statues overnight

(AUSTIN, Texas) -- The University of Texas at Austin is removing four Confederate monuments that it says have become symbols of modern white supremacy and neo-Nazism, the school announced on Sunday.

The university said the monuments -- whi... Read More

Total solar eclipse 2017: Weather forecast for path of totality

(NEW YORK) -- Millions of people in the United States are expected to be within the path of today's total solar eclipse, when the moon moves between the sun and Earth and casts a dark shadow across our planet. But whether or not you see it depends en... Read More

1-year-old girl is convinced Batman statue is her dad

(STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich.) -- A 1-year-old girl thought she spotted her dad in the mall. Instead, it was a statue of Batman.

Melissa Millsap was taking her four kids back-to-school shopping at Lakeside Mall in Sterling Heights, Michigan, bu... Read More

New mom shares her honest take on pregnancy in photo series

(WASHINGTON) -- A new mother of two decided to take a fresh approach on pregnancy posts by showing the honest and sometimes humorous side of what it's really like to be pregnan... Read More

US braces for solar eclipse

(NEW YORK) -- From Oregon to South Carolina, a total solar eclipse on Monday will darken the sky as it arcs across the contiguous United States.

A total solar eclipse is when the moon moves between the sun and Earth, an occurrence that las... Read More