| Apr 4, 2015
| 2:09 PM
Two women died in Kentucky following flash floods, torrential rains and thunderstorms that swept through the Bluegrass State and caused more than 160 rescues in Louisville.
One woman died Friday after her car was swept off a highway during a flash flood...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 3:16 PM
Five family members, including a 7-year-old, an infant and a pregnant woman, were killed early Saturday when their car collided with a tractor-trailer in Queen Anne's County, Md.
The Ayres family had left Greenbush, Va., on Friday night to visit...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:38 PM
Ethel Miles didn't think her son had a chance.
Even though 6-foot-8-inch Darius Miles is considered among the three best players in the nation, mom was convinced that Brett Melton of Mahomet-Seymour would win the Mr. Basketball of Illinois award.
| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:19 PM
An airplane carrying 58 passengers and crew members clipped a bridge and crashed into a river in Taiwan minutes after takeoff Wednesday, killing at least 31 people, officials said.
Rescuers using rubber rafts worked into the night to save 15 people...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:31 PM
On a patch of dirt at the boundary of Yosemite National Park on Wednesday, the body of the pilot who died when his air tanker crashed during the firefight the day before was transferred from the care of the park to his own agency.
Geoffrey Craig Hunt --...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Never mind the moray eel. I'm focused on rubbing the "lucky" porthole of a ship that sunk here in a hurricane nearly 150 years ago.
Did I mention that I'm 60 feet underwater, diving mask on my face, breathing oxygen from a tank strapped to my back?...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 7:13 PM
A water main break on a 36-inch pipe in West Hollywood on Friday afternoon sent torrents of muddy water down Sunset Strip, prompting a series of street closures as crews respond to the mess.
At its peak, the break was spewing 9,600 gallons of water...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 6:40 PM
A man drowned in a pool at his Irvine town home complex Friday, authorities said.
It was the second drowning in Irvine this year and the 28th in Orange County, said Orange County Fire Authority Capt. Steve Concialdi.
The year's total could overtake last...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Two men were found dead in a Montana lake after they went missing while trying to cross a frozen section of the lake on snowmobiles, police said.
A group of five men attempted to cross Seeley Lake on Friday night after eating dinner at a local...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 5:45 PM
A 12-year-old boy in New Jersey accidentally shot his 9-year-old sister Saturday afternoon while the siblings were playing with a handgun, police said.
The young girl is in critical, but stable, condition at University Hospital in Newark, said Sgt....
| Nov 15, 2014
| 8:05 PM
A chemical leak at a Houston-area industrial site left four people dead and a fifth hospitalized early Saturday, according to DuPont.
An unknown quantity of methyl mercaptan, which DuPont says is used to odorize natural gas, leaked into the facility...