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Road to Rio's Olympics: Six Things to Watch

Road to Rio's Olympics: Six Things to Watch

The first Olympics to be held in South America will take place in August, when 10,500 athletes from 206 countries... Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
New Streetcar at Heart of de Blasio's State of City Speech

New Streetcar at Heart of de Blasio's State of City Speech

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is delivering his annual State of the City address. Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
McDonald's Trades Toys for Books Temporarily

McDonald's Trades Toys for Books Temporarily

McDonald’s is offering kids something other than toys with their Happy Meals this month. Children can choose to get... Watch »

Feb 5, 2016
Florida Lottery Winner Must Pay Ex-Boyfriend Part of Winnings

Florida Lottery Winner Must Pay Ex-Boyfriend Part of Winnings

Jurors say a central Florida woman who won a $1 million lottery jackpot must pay $291,000 to her former boyfriend... Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
Saudi Arabia Ready to Send Troops to Syria to Fight ISIS

Saudi Arabia Ready to Send Troops to Syria to Fight ISIS

A Saudi military spokesman said Thursday the kingdom is ready to send ground troops to Syria to fight ISIS — an... Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
Mother of Teen Fatally Shot by Chicago Police Calls for Federal Probe

Mother of Teen Fatally Shot by Chicago Police Calls for Federal Probe

The mother of a teenager shot by Chicago Police is asking the United States Justice Department to investigate her... Watch »

Feb 5, 2016
Afghan Taliban Close Ranks Around New Leader

Afghan Taliban Close Ranks Around New Leader

Afghanistan's Taliban are closing ranks around their new leader after months of infighting that followed the death... Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
Mavericks Surf Contest on Hold Due to Super Bowl Blackout

Mavericks Surf Contest on Hold Due to Super Bowl Blackout

The huge events surrounding the Super Bowl, as well as the resources needed to accommodate the big game, will leave... Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
Assange Calls U.N. Panel Ruling 'Historic Victory'

Assange Calls U.N. Panel Ruling 'Historic Victory'

A little-known United Nations human rights panel has sided with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in his long-running... Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
Subway Riders Dismiss NYPD Plan to Wake Snoozing Passengers

Subway Riders Dismiss NYPD Plan to Wake Snoozing Passengers

Even in the city that never sleeps, there's at least one place New Yorkers value a little shuteye. Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
'You Messed Up, Bruh': Suspect's Family Speaks After Tot, Mom Killings

'You Messed Up, Bruh': Suspect's Family Speaks After Tot, Mom Killings

The Maryland man charged with murdering his 2-year-old daughter and her mother will remain behind bars. A judge... Read more »

Feb 5, 2016
Crime-Spree Couple Kidnap Victim: 'They Wanted to Get Married'

Crime-Spree Couple Kidnap Victim: 'They Wanted to Get Married'

An armed and dangerous bandit couple from Missouri don't just have robberies on their mind. Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
Clinton '100 Percent Confident' Emails Won't Hurt Campaign

Clinton '100 Percent Confident' Emails Won't Hurt Campaign

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was faced with the nagging issue of her private email server once again... Watch »

Feb 5, 2016
Jeb Bush Campaigns With Mom in New Hampshire

Jeb Bush Campaigns With Mom in New Hampshire

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has started to rely more on his family as he continues to campaign. Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
Fireworks Fly as Clinton, Sanders Square Off

Fireworks Fly as Clinton, Sanders Square Off

Fireworks flying in their first one-on-one debate, Hillary Clinton accused Bernie Sanders Thursday night of... Watch »

Feb 5, 2016
BMX 'Pioneer, Icon and Legend' Dave Mirra Dies

BMX 'Pioneer, Icon and Legend' Dave Mirra Dies

Professional BMX bike rider Dave Mirra has died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said... Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
Subway Rider Wanted for Rubbing Himself on Woman: NYPD

Subway Rider Wanted for Rubbing Himself on Woman: NYPD

Police are searching for a man accused of rubbing himself against a woman riding the subway last month. Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
Babysitter Burned Boy's Hands in Hot Water: Queens DA

Babysitter Burned Boy's Hands in Hot Water: Queens DA

A Queens babysitter forced a 2-year-old boy's hands into scalding hot water under a faucet after she allegedly... Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
Rabid Pit Bull Bites 3 in New Jersey

Rabid Pit Bull Bites 3 in New Jersey

A rabid pit bull in New Jersey bit at least three people and several fellow dogs before it died, and now authorities... Watch »

Feb 4, 2016
Brazil Sprays to Curb Zika as Fears Threaten Carnival

Brazil Sprays to Curb Zika as Fears Threaten Carnival

Health department workers are spending the week spraying insecticide up and down the streets of Brazil's major... Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
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