May 15, 2018

Hawaii volcano sees new burst of volcanic ash as officials warn of ‘continuous explosive activity’

USGS Volcanoes(HONOLULU) -- A new burst of volcanic ash has been released from the Kileaua volcano in what U.S. Geological Survey officials warn is “a phase of more continuous explosive activity.” Rock falls and gas explosions within Halemaumau Crater caused the ash plume, the Hawaii County Civil De..
May 15, 2018

Renowned author Tom Wolfe dies at 88

Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Famed American author Tom Wolfe -- who chronicled American power and greed in "The Bonfire of the Vanities" and its reach for the stars in "The Right Stuff" -- died Monday in a Manhattan hospital. He was 88. Wolfe's longtime agent Lynn Nesbit confirmed th..
May 15, 2018

Undercover FBI operation busts 10 airline employees in alleged drug smuggling ring

iStock/Thinkstock(DALLAS) -- Ten airline employees at a Texas airport have been indicted for their role in allegedly trafficking nearly 150 pounds of what federal officials believe was methamphetamine. Nine of the 10 employees have been arrested in the undercover operation at Dallas/Ft. Worth Intern..
May 15, 2018

Pharmacist disarms woman who tried to rob him at gunpoint

WSB(ATLANTA) -- Police in Georgia are searching for three women shown on surveillance video attempting to rob a pharmacy before the owner snatched a gun from one of the suspects. Atlanta-area pharmacist Mba Kalu can be seen helping one of the women, who he said had asked to fill a prescription when ..