Narcotics investigator shot dead on routine patrol in Georgia: 'Losing him ... is heartbreaking'

kali9/iStock(AUGUSTA, Ga.) -- A Georgia community is in mourning after a narcotics investigator was gunned down while on a routine patrol Tuesday night. Cecil Ridley, a narcotics investigator with the Richmond County...

Grandfather charged in 1-year-old granddaughter's cruise ship death faces prosecutors in court

DNY59/iStock(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- The grandfather charged with negligent homicide after his 1-year-old granddaughter fatally fell from a cruise ship was quiet and stoic as he appeared in a Puerto Rican courtroom...

Officer shot in head, teen boy hurt during 'chaotic' pursuit of bank robber

Chicago Police Department via Twitter(CHICAGO) -- A 17-year veteran officer with the Chicago police department is recovering after he was shot in the skull during a gun battle with a bank robbery suspect Tuesday night. ...

Former Baltimore mayor indicted in children's book scheme

Kuzma/iStock(BALTIMORE) -- Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh was indicted on numerous federal charges of wire fraud, conspiracy to defraud and tax evasion in an alleged scheme involving the publishing of her children's...

Flash flooding strikes California before storm moves east

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Two to three inches of rainfall is flooding roads from San Diego County to Arizona, even stranding some people in Southern California overnight due to flash flooding. Nine states from California to...

College student falls 150 feet to her death after slipping off cliff on night hike

lzf/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A 20-year-old college student plunged 150 feet to her death after she slipped and fell off the edge of a cliff while hiking in an upstate New York park late Monday night. According to the Kingston...

Fox in New Jersey that bit five, sent three to hospital, is killed: Police

RT-Images/iStock(GLEN RIDGE, N.J.) -- New Jersey police on Tuesday morning killed a red fox believed to have been attacking people since Friday. Three of the five people attacked by the animal were hospitalized, the Glen...

Man pleads guilty to illegally making bullets sold to Las Vegas mass shooter

Melissa Kopka/iStock(NEW YORK) -- An Arizona man pleaded guilty Tuesday to illegally making bullets sold to the Las Vegas mass shooter. Douglas Haig, 57, pleaded guilty to engaging in the business of manufacturing...

Teen uses remote-controlled car to smuggle drugs across border, officials say

U.S. Customs and Border Protection(SAN DIEGO) -- A 16-year-old boy was arrested for using a remote-controlled car to transport methamphetamine across the U.S.-Mexico border, officials said. On Sunday, agents with U.S....

16-Year-old girl had 'detailed plan to commit murder' at predominantly black church: Police

ilbusca/iStock(GAINESVILLE, Ga.) --  A 16-year-old girl was arrested over her "detailed plan to commit murder" at a predominately black church in Georgia, police said Tuesday. The teenager, who is white, was charged...

Eddie Gallagher could lose his SEAL status as Navy begins board review, despite Trump's intervention in his case

pamelasphotopoetry/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Special Warfare Chief Eddie Gallagher could lose his status as a U.S. Navy SEAL as the service begins a board review process that will examine whether he should keep his Trident...

9 People indicted in alleged hazing death of 18-year-old Ohio University student Collin Wiant

Google Street View(ATHENS, OH) -- Nine people were indicted on a range of charges related to the alleged hazing death of an 18-year-old Ohio University student, officials announced. An Athens County grand jury handed down...

How to watch over 400 meteors shoot through the sky for an hour Thursday night

shaunl/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The night sky could light up with hundreds of shooting stars for an hour on Thursday thanks to a spectacular celestial event. The alpha Monocerotid meteor shower is set to be at its peak late...

Correctional officers who supervised Jeffrey Epstein on night of suicide indicted

DNY59/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The two correctional officers on duty the night Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide were indicted on Tuesday. The charges include falsifying government documents. The two correctional officers, Tova...

Thousands of Indiana teachers convene for massive 'Red for Ed' rally

skynesher/iStock(INDIANAPOLIS) -- Nearly half of Indiana's public schools will be closed on Tuesday as thousands of teachers descend on the state's capital for a "Red for Ed" protest. Over 100 school districts in the...

Winter storm set to bring heavy rain, flash flooding to Southwest

honglouwawa/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Seven Western states are under flood or snow alerts as two storms combine in the Southwest. The biggest threat from this weather system will be flash flooding from Southern California to...

Woman injured in Las Vegas mass shooting has died: Coroner

Page Light Studios/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A 57-year-old woman who was injured in the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting has died, according to officials. Kimberly Gervais of Mira Loma, California, suffered spinal injuries in the...

Facial reconstructions released in hopes of identifying girl found dead in Delaware

Smyrna Police/National Center for Missing and Exploited Children(SMYRNA, Del.) -- Police released facial reconstruction images in the hopes of identifying a little girl who had been dead for weeks by the time she was found...

National Zoo hosts 'Bye Bye, Bei Bei' ahead of the giant panda being sent to China

File photo. (Nuno Tendais/iStock)(WASHINGTON) -- Fans of Bei Bei the giant panda at the Smithsonian's National Zoo got to enjoy a final day of celebration Monday before he's sent to China on Tuesday. In anticipation of...

Harriet Tubman museum slated to open in New Jersey in June 2020

Courtesy Zack Mullock(CAPE MAY, N.J.) -- Harriet Tubman will be honored with a new museum dedicated to preserving her life and history next year in New Jersey. The Harriet Tubman Museum will be located next to the...

Two-vehicle crash slows traffic in Grand Island

Two-vehicle crash slows traffic in Grand Island

Preferred Popcorn, Valmont Named 2019 Manufacturers of the Year

Preferred Popcorn, Valmont Named 2019 Manufacturers of the Year

Longtime GISH Volleyball Coach Bill Root to Retire from Coaching

Longtime GISH Volleyball Coach Bill Root to Retire from Coaching

Doane University's CAPE program works to prevent sexual assault

Doane University's CAPE program works to prevent sexual assault

GI Public Schools looking at Shopko building for new preschool

GI Public Schools looking at Shopko building for new preschool

Back at 100% after hip surgery, Lauren Meyer inks with South Dakota track and field

Back at 100% after hip surgery, Lauren Meyer inks with South Dakota track and field

Longtime GISH Volleyball Coach Bill Root to Retire from Coaching

Longtime GISH Volleyball Coach Bill Root to Retire from Coaching

St. Francis eliminates Sacred Heart for second-straight season

St. Francis eliminates Sacred Heart for second-straight season

Columbus Unified Bowling Prepares For First Meet

Columbus Unified Bowling Prepares For First Meet

News Channel Nebraska to Broadcast Six-Man Football State Championship

News Channel Nebraska to Broadcast Six-Man Football State Championship