Doctor suspended for berating basketball player suffering from anxiety attack

(LOS GATOS, Calif.) -- A Northern California emergency room doctor was suspended for her alleged gruff bedside manner after she was caught on a viral cell phone video allegedly mocking, ridiculing and... Read More

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

(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 d... Read More

High school freshman's KKK outfit for school project 'rattled' students

(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.
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Yorkie stays with missing toddler all night, alerts search party with 'weak bark'

(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 Heat... Read More

Candlelight vigil to memorialize two deputies shot dead when inmate overpowered them

(KANSAS CITY, Kan.) -- A candlelight vigil will be held Sunday night in Kansas to memorialize the two sheriff's deputies who were shot and killed when an inmate overpowered them outside a courthouse.

Kansas City Mayor David Alvey said the ... Read More

Heat, humidity rising in central and eastern US

(NEW YORK) -- A strong ridge of high pressure is bringing increasing heat and humidity to a majority of the eastern half of the country through the weekend. Heat advisories, as well as excessive heat warnings and watches, have been posted for parts o... Read More

Trustees call for university president to resign for criticizing Nassar victim

(EAST LANSING, Mich.) -- Michigan State University Interim President John Engler was brought on to clean up the mess left in the wake of the Larry Nassar scandal. Instead, with less than five months on the job, calls are growing for him to resign aft... Read More

Harvard University accused of racial discrimination in admissions process for Asian-American students

(Cambridge, Mass.) -- Asian-American students are subject to racial discrimination during Harvard University's admission process, a non-profit group, Students for Fair Admissions, claimed in court documents filed Friday,

“Today&rsquo... Read More

San Francisco community concerned after officer-involved shooting captured on video in popular nightlife neighborhood

(SAN FRANCISCO) -- An officer-involved shooting captured on body camera and surveillance video in a popular San Francisco neighborhood has left the community outraged.

The shooting happened in the middle of the North Beach neighborhood, an... Read More

Endangered Amur leopard cubs born at Illinois zoo

(BROOKFIELD, Ill.) -- Two endangered Amur leopard cubs have been born at the Brookfield Zoo in Illinois.

The 8-week-old male cubs are "thriving," Amy Roberts, the Brookfield Zoo's senior curator of mammals, told ABC News.

As the... Read More

Orlando gunman in deadly hostage standoff almost went to prison just weeks before

(WASHINGTON) -- The Florida man who allegedly killed four children and shot a police officer in an hours-long standoff with authorities this week was almost sent to prison just 19 days before.

Gary Wayne Lindsey Jr., who had an extensive c... Read More