May 24, 2018

Street racers kill mother pushing a stroller, Florida police say

iStock/Thinkstock(TAMPA, Fla.) -- Police in Tampa say a mother pushing a stroller was killed Wednesday due to street racing. The Tampa Police Department have arrested Cameron Coyle Herrin, 18, Tristan Christopher Herrin, 20, and John Alexander Barrineau, 17, in connection with the death of 24-year-o..
May 24, 2018

Families of Sandy Hook victims, FBI agent file defamation lawsuit against right-wing radio host Alex Jones

Oli Scarff/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Six families of victims killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass shooting, as well as an FBI agent who responded to the scene, filed a defamation lawsuit today against radio personality Alex Jones, who has repeatedly called the shooting fake. The lawsuit a..
May 23, 2018

Houston police chief battles NRA in vicious Twitter feud amid school shooting fallout

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(HOUSTON) -- The hard-charging publicity arm of the National Rifle Association is engaged in an increasingly vicious Twitter battle with Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo, as the firearms organization struggles to contain fallout from yet another mass shooting. The result ..
May 23, 2018

Hiker falls to his death from Yosemite National Park’s famed Half Dome

George Rose/Getty Images(MARIPOSA, Calif.) -- A hiker slipped and fell to his death Monday while climbing Yosemite National Park's famous Half Dome trail, officials said. The man was ascending the Half Dome cables with another hiker during a thunderstorm when he slipped and fell off the rock fo..