Investigation of Eric Garner death ends with NYPD sergeant getting docked vacation days

Onnes/iStock(NEW YORK) -- An NYPD sergeant who supervised an officer fired this week for causing the death of Eric Garner will not face a departmental disciplinary trial and officials said all disciplinary actions stemming...

Teen girl, baby sister found dead in apparent homicide; mom named person of interest: Police

iStockA 4-month-old girl and her 14-year-old sister were found dead in the garage of their southern California home in a suspected homicide, and their mother has been named a person of interest, authorities said. Police...

Officials to reevaluate search for missing firefighters off Florida coast after 6th day

U.S. Coast Guard(PORT CANAVERAL, Fla.) -- U.S. Coast Guard officials will assess whether to continue the search for two firefighters who went missing on a fishing trip off the coast of Florida after six days of operations....

Teen girl, baby sister found dead in apparent homicide; mom named person of interest: Police

kali9/iStock(ONTARIO, Calif.) -- A 4-month-old girl and her 14-year-old sister were found dead in the garage of their southern California home in a suspected homicide, and their mother has been named a person of interest,...

Harvey Weinstein seeks change of venue for trial, citing 'circus-like atmosphere'

iStockHarvey Weinstein wants his upcoming criminal trial moved because of a “circus-like atmosphere” that exists in New York, according to a recent court filing. An attorney for the disgraced film producer...

'I ran out screaming': 11-year-old bitten by shark in knee-deep water, escaping with minor injuries

Connah/iStock FILE(FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) -- A 12-year-old boy was bitten in an apparent shark attack in Florida Wednesday morning, escaping with only "very minor" injuries, according to a fire rescue official. The boy...

Family fosters siblings then discovers they're having twins

Simon Dannhauer/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Kileah and Samuel Junker were thrilled to welcome two siblings, including a newborn, into their family as foster children. Then, less than a month later, they got the news that Kileah...

50-Year-old message in a bottle found in Alaska reunited with Russian writer

ginosphotos/iStock(SHISHMAREF, Alaska) -- "Heartfelt greetings!" the note began. Tyler Ivanoff found the surprise of a lifetime in a bottle on the shores of western Alaska earlier this month. While gathering firewood off...

Man films his own dramatic plane crash and helicopter rescue off California coast

Owen Leipelt(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Two people are lucky to be alive after their plane lost power and went down in Half Moon Bay off the coast of California on Tuesday – and they caught the entire dramatic ordeal on tape....

Police: Four shot on college campus in Atlanta during block party

TheaDesign/iStock(ATLANTA) -- At least four people were wounded Tuesday night when a shooting broke out at a back-to-school block party on a college campus in Atlanta, police said. An unidentified shooter opened fire...

New lawsuit from detainees, advocacy groups claims ICE denied medical treatment

danielfela/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A group of detained immigrants are alleging in a new lawsuit that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has systemically failed to ensure individuals in the agency's care have been given...

Rescuers cling to hope of finding two missing firefighters off coast of Florida

holgs/iStock(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) -- A flotilla of volunteers answered the call on Tuesday to join the search off the Florida coast for two firefighters who failed to return from a fishing trip on Friday. As the search for...

Man arrested who allegedly threatened Hispanics, believed Trump wanted a 'racial war'

wingedwolf/iStock(SEATTLE) -- The Department of Justice announced the arrest of a Maryland man on Tuesday who allegedly sent threatening messages to a Spanish restaurant employee and said he wanted to kill every Hispanic...

Severe thunderstorm watch issued in Northeast as summer heat slams Southwest

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Severe storms moved through the Plains and Midwest on Tuesday, bringing three tornadoes in Iowa, a 73 mph wind gust at Indianapolis International Airport and flash flooding from heavy rain in...

NJ man arrested for guns, drugs also had document on 'owning a slave': DOJ

U.S. Attorneys Office for the District of New Jersey(NEW YORK) -- A 57-year-old man charged with owning a cache of weapons, including a grenade launcher, and with the intent to sell methamphetamine also owned a document...

Escaped Georgia inmate wanted for murder kills himself as authorities close in

Gulf County Sheriffs Office(NEW YORK) -- An escaped Georgia inmate who was named as the suspect in a fatal shooting over a botched drug deal in Florida earlier this week took his own life on Tuesday night as authorities...

Jeffrey Epstein trafficked women for sex while on work release, women say in lawsuits

Pattanaphong Khuankaew/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Jeffrey Epstein had sex with women who were trafficked to his Florida office and home while he was on work release from jail in 2009, two of those women alleged in new federal...

Video released in search for man who targeted, killed retired administrator on Cal State Fullerton campus

@FPDPIO/Twitter(FULLERTON, Calif.) -- Police released surveillance video Tuesday in the search for a man wanted for targeting and killing a retired administrator on California State University Fullerton's campus. Steven...

Man, woman dead in apparent murder-suicide; 2-year-old unharmed at the scene: Police

Brian Sevald/iStock(LOS ANGELES) -- A man and woman were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide Monday night while a 2-year-old girl was safe at the scene, authorities said. The man and woman, who were not identified,...

'The unthinkable is becoming normal': 9-year-old boy gunned down in car, sparking outrage in Durham

P_Wei/iStock(DURHAM, N.C.) -- A 9-year-old boy was sitting in a car when he was shot dead this week in Durham, N.C., sparking outrage and a renewed call to get guns off the street. Zion Person was among five children and...

New Grievance Filed Against Broken Bow Mayor

New Grievance Filed Against Broken Bow Mayor

7 Grand Island locations arranged for state fair shuttles

7 Grand Island locations arranged for state fair shuttles

Authorities release name of Lexington assault victim

Authorities release name of Lexington assault victim

Load of potatoes burn in semi trailer fire

Load of potatoes burn in semi trailer fire

Heavy rainfall as storms rumble across Nebraska

Heavy rainfall as storms rumble across Nebraska

Thursday's local scoreboard, Aug. 22

Thursday's local scoreboard, Aug. 22

Baby Cakes Beat Chasers

Baby Cakes Beat Chasers

Despite Tough Competition, Lakeview Ready For 2019 Season

Despite Tough Competition, Lakeview Ready For 2019 Season

Fairbury Native Becomes Full-Time Football Assistant

Fairbury Native Becomes Full-Time Football Assistant

Pawnee City faces challenging season with low participation numbers

Pawnee City faces challenging season with low participation numbers