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Some of the Past Complaints Against Chicago Cop Charged in Teen's Slaying

aijohn784/iStock/ThinkStock(CHICAGO) -- The Chicago police officer charged in connection to the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald has a history of civilian complaints of misconduct, according to data provided by the Chicago Police Department t

Group of Good Samaritans Chase Alleged Thief in Walmart Parking Lot

Bellmead Police Department(NEW YORK) -- Crimes against the elderly are heinous enough to incite the highest caliber of anger, but police say one group of Good Samaritans decided to act on their own when they witnessed a suspect steal a purse from an 84-ye

Thanksgiving by the Numbers: A Look at the Stats Behind America's Favorite Fall

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- As Thanksgiving draws near, millions of Americans will sit down with families and friends across the country to give thanks and enjoy a well cooked meal.But America’s favorite fall holiday isn’t just about comfor

Caught on Camera: Excavator Driver Survives 158 Foot Smokestack Collapse

iStock/Thinkstock(PELL CITY, Ala.) -- The family of a Pell City, Ala., demolition worker is breathing easier after the demolition of a local landmark, the historic Avondale Mills, nearly turned deadly on Nov. 24.After detonating explosives failed to bring

Newborn Left in Nativity Scene at New York Church

Courtesy Fr. Christopher Heanue(RICHMOND HILL, N.Y.) -- A newborn was left in a nativity scene at a Queens, New York church on Monday afternoon.According to ABC affiliate WABC-TV in New York, a baby wrapped in cloths was left in a manger at the Holy Child

Meet the Two Turkeys Up for Obama's Pardon

sergeyparys/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The National Turkey Federation is allowing the Internet to vote to decide which of two turkeys President Obama will pardon in an annual Thanksgiving tradition.Meet "Honest". He's 22 inches tall an

Protests Erupt in Chicago After Police Shooting Video Released

iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- Protesters took to the streets Tuesday night in the wake of the release of dash cam footage showing police shooting a teen being shot by police, chanting "16 shots" for the number of times the officer allegedly shot him.The d

Dash Cam Video Shows Teen Shot by Chicago Police Officer

WLS-TV(CHICAGO) -- The dash cam video showing a Chicago police officer allegedly shooting a teenager to death has been made public for the first time.Video of the fatal Oct. 20, 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald, who later died at a hospital, was shown Tue

Meet Honest and Abe: Which Will Be the National Thanksgiving Turkey?

Janet Weinstein/ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Gobbling underneath the podiums of a press conference are two big, white turkeys: Honest and Abe.They were chosen by chairman Jihad Douglas of the National Turkey Federation to be “pardoned” by President

Traffic Deaths Up 8% in First Half of 2015, Feds Say

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- American roadways saw a small decline in traffic deaths in 2014, but National Highway Traffic Safety Administrator Mark Rosekind warned Tuesday that the number is expected to rise in 2015.Last year saw a record low fatalit

Arrests Made in Minneapolis 'Black Lives Matter' Protest Shooting

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Minneapolis police took two more men into custody Tuesday afternoon in connection with the multiple shootings at a Black Lives Matter protest Monday night.The men, who police said were both white, one 26 and the other 21,

Arrest Made in Minneapolis 'Black Lives Matter' Protest Shooting

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS) --  Minneapolis police have made an arrest in connection to the multiple shootings at a Black Lives Matter protest Monday night.Police announced that a 23-year-old white male was arrested in relation to the shootings, b

Indianapolis Pastor Doesn't Know 'How to Do Life' Without His Slain Wife

ABC News(INDIANAPOLIS) -- The Indianapolis pastor whose wife was fatally shot in an alleged home invasion says he’s “relieved” that two men have been arrested in connection to her slaying.The arrests of Larry Jo Taylor and Jalen Watson h

Indiana Governor Being Sued over Refugee Refusal

Ethan Miller/Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS) --  Indiana Governor Mike Pence is being sued over his refusal to accept Syrian refugees in the state.  The American Civil Liberties Union Indiana is suing the governor, after his order to refuse Syrian re

Chicago Cop Who Allegedly Shot Teen Laquan McDonald 16 Times Charged With Murder

Stockbyte/Thinkstcok(CHICAGO) -- (CHICAGO) -- A Chicago police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a black teen in 2014, authorities said Tuesday.Officer Jason Van Dyke turned himself in at the Cook County Courthouse this morning

Chicago Cop Who Allegedly Shot Teen 16 Times Turns Himself In

Stockbyte/Thinkstcok(CHICAGO) -- A Chicago police officer who could become the first on-duty cop in his city to be charged with murder has turned himself in, authorities said today.Officer Jason Van Dyke arrived at the Cook County Courthouse Tuesday morni

Homegrown Extremists Could Seek to Replicate Paris, FBI and DHS Say in Joint Bul

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The FBI and Department of Homeland Security have issued a joint bulletin reviewing the tactics and techniques used by terrorists in the Nov. 13 Paris attacks, sharing their assessment of the potential for s

Five People Shot During Protest in Minneapolis

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS) — Five people were shot late Monday near a Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis.A statement from Minneapolis Police Department said, "Minneapolis Police responded to 1400 Morgan Avenue North on the sound of multip

Jammed: America's 50 Worst Traffic Bottlenecks, Ranked

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Just before one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, a group called the American Highway Users Alliance has ranked the 50 worst traffic bottlenecks in the country.While weather problems, rush hour and even cons

Los Angeles Man Freed After Spending 16 Years in Prison for Sex Crimes

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- A man convicted of three rapes in Los Angeles has been exonerated.On Monday, Luis Lorenzo Vargas's conviction was thrown out by a Los Angeles judge after he spent 16 years behind bars.Vargas' lawyers said the three rapes

Ahmed Mohamed Seeking $15 Million in Damages After Clock Arrest

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(IRVING, Texas) -- Ahmed Mohamed, the high school student who was arrested when he brought in a homemade clock to show his teacher, is demanding apologies from his school district and $15 million in damages.According to attorney

Fire at Chicago's Hancock Tower, 5 Injured

iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- A fire broke out in one of the nation's tallest skyscrapers on Saturday.A residence on the 50th floor of the Hancock Tower in Chicago was engulfed in flames Saturday afternoon pouring out black smoke from its windows.Chicago

Tossed Apple Core Prompts White House Lockdown

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- There was a brief lockdown at the White House on Saturday afternoon after a woman threw an apple core over the fence line of the South Lawn, a Secret Service spokeswoman said.The incident occurred at approximately 4:34 p.m
Dial N Deal - November 20th 2015
Dial N Deal will be off on Black Friday November 27th and returns December 4th (WRTA's Drive-By Giving Day) Triple Stepper Exerciser - $125 Riccar Upright Vacuum Cleaner - $22 John, Altoona 944-7429 Multi-Level Stand good for...
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The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics November 23rd-27th 2015
Monday November 23rd Dr. James B. Huntington author of Work's New Age on Jobs & The Economy Tuesday November 24th David Ickes Wednesday November 25th Adam Conrad - Real Estate Thursday (Wednesday) Thursday November...
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The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics November 16th-20th 2015
Monday November 16th The Walking Monk, Bhaktimarga Swami The Walking Monk Facebook page Walking for Our Teachers Facebook page and Innovation Insider Steve Greenberg Black Friday & Cyber Monday Tech and more Tuesday November...
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