June 17, 2018

Three inmates, including alleged murderer, escape jail in Illinois

iStock/Thinkstock(CARMI, Ill.) -- Three inmates, including one charged with murder, busted through the wall of an Illinois jail on Saturday morning and led authorities on a manhunt. Justin Bray, Zachery Shock and Johnny Tipton allegedly used a pipe to break a hole in the concrete wall of White Count..
June 17, 2018

Hot weather in store for eastern half of country on Father’s Day

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Much of the central U.S. will be dealing with widespread heat on Sunday as heat index values are close to or exceeding 100 degrees in parts of the Midwest, including Chicago. Heat index values close to, or in excess of, 100 degrees are possible from Texas to Michigan, including..
June 17, 2018

High school freshman’s KKK outfit for school project ‘rattled’ students

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- Incendiary images of a Los Angeles high school student dressed hood-to-toe as a Ku Klux Klan member as part of a final history project splashed online Friday, sparking an investigation and an apology from the school district. The photos of an unidentified freshman s..
June 16, 2018

Yorkie stays with missing toddler all night, alerts search party with ‘weak bark’

@MSHPTrooperE/Twitter(QULIN, Mo.) --A loyal Yorkshire terrier stayed with a missing 3-year-old girl in a dense cornfield in Missouri all night -- and heroically led a search party to them with a "weak bark," authorities said. Remy Merritt and her dog, Fat Heath, had gone missing Thursday night in Qu..