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Son saves mom as homeless man tries to rape her, MO police say

A homeless man is accused of bursting into a stranger's home and trying to rape her.

TX school asks student to remove confederate shirt

18-year-old Mason Deering walked out of his San Antonio high school yesterday because of a dispute over his t-shirt.

100-year-old Wisconsin woman walks 4 miles every day

A 100-year-old woman in Wisconsin has a secret to staying young. Sarah Stenberg walks the halls of her retirement community every day, racking up four miles a day! But the real speed comes from her feet.

CA authorities arrest 'Scandal' actor Columbus Short

  Authorities arrested "Scandal" actor Columbus Short Wednesday on a felony battery charge, prosecutors said.

AZ authorities bust $2.3 million food stamp fraud

Just before 11 a.m., the Glendale Police SWAT team rushed through the front doors of the African Caribbean Market, on 43rd Avenue near Bethany Home Road.

Senator, combat vet introduces bill to prevent military suicides

The first Iraq war combat veteran to serve in the U.S. Senate introduced legislation on Thursday aimed at reducing the number of military veterans who commit suicide.

Tips for buying a car this spring

It was a long and sometimes lonely winter for auto dealers in many parts of the country. now, with temperatures heating up, they're eager to welcome you back.

MN police rescue 7-year-old boy from septic tank

7 year old Noah Laehn can't get enough high five's and fist bumps from the two men who pulled him out of the septic tank in his aunts yard. “It was just pitch black,” Noah described.

UNLV will offer drone engineering minor

The University of Nevada-Las Vegas is planning to offer a minor in drones to all engineering students this fall. The FAA picked Nevada as one of six states to host unmanned aerial systems testing sites.

TSA wants more security after LAX shooting

The Transportation Security Administration is recommending a beefed-up police presence at TSA checkpoints and ticket counters during busy times at airports, the agency said in a report released Wednesday.