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Maurice Sendak's Hometown Mulls Museum in His Honor

Maurice Sendak's Hometown Mulls Museum in His Honor

Three years after Maurice Sendak's death, his western Connecticut hometown of Ridgefield is pursuing a museum honor... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Chicago Mayoral Runoff Heats Up: Rahm, Garcia Hit Campaign Trail, Again

Chicago Mayoral Runoff Heats Up: Rahm, Garcia Hit Campaign Trail, Agai...

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and rival Jesus "Chuy" Garcia kicked off part two of the campaign early Wednesday morning, headi... Watch »

Feb 25, 2015
Driver

Driver "Did Best He Could" to Free Truck Before Train Hit It: Lawyer

The lawyer for the truck driver arrested in the Southern California commuter train crash said his client "did the... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
State Dept. Official Charged With Soliciting Minor

State Dept. Official Charged With Soliciting Minor

A U.S. State Department official was arrested on a charge of soliciting a minor Tuesday. Daniel Rosen was arrested... Watch »

Feb 26, 2015
Astronomers Find Black Hole 12 Billion Times the Size of Sun

Astronomers Find Black Hole 12 Billion Times the Size of Sun

Astronomers say they have discovered a black hole that's 12 billion times the size of the sun. Read »

Feb 25, 2015

"Repugnant": Neighbors, ADL Want Yard's Swastika Display Removed

A man in the Sacramento area won't take down the swastika displays outside of his house despite vocal opposition... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Tobacco Companies to Pay $100 Million in Lawsuits

Tobacco Companies to Pay $100 Million in Lawsuits

Three American tobacco giants will pay $100 million to settle hundreds of federal lawsuits over smoking, according... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Crash System Likely Saved Lives in SoCal Train Wreck

Crash System Likely Saved Lives in SoCal Train Wreck

Lives were likely saved in Tuesday's Southern California commuter train derailment by passenger cars designed to... Watch »

Feb 25, 2015
NJ Woman Arrested for Allegedly Hitting 4-Year-Old Boy

NJ Woman Arrested for Allegedly Hitting 4-Year-Old Boy

A New Jersey woman was arrested Tuesday for allegedly hitting a 4-year-old child on the head and face numerous time... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Report: NH Man Survives After Being Buried by 2 Feet of Snow

Report: NH Man Survives After Being Buried by 2 Feet of Snow

A Peterborough, New Hampshire man survived after being buried alive for more than three hours by 2 feet of snow, New... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
3 Charged in Wesleyan MDMA Overdoses Were Neuroscience Students

3 Charged in Wesleyan MDMA Overdoses Were Neuroscience Students

Three of the four Wesleyan University students arrested in connection with MDMA, or "Molly," overdoses that sent 11... Watch »

Feb 26, 2015
2-Year-Old Son of NFL Long Snapper Sings National Anthem

2-Year-Old Son of NFL Long Snapper Sings National Anthem

Forget football! The 2-year-old son of Cincinnati Bengals' long snapper showed he is ready for the stage when he... Read »

Feb 26, 2015
 Jury Gets Case, Will Decide Punishment for Jodi Arias

Jury Gets Case, Will Decide Punishment for Jodi Arias

The case of convicted murderer Jodi Arias went to a jury Wednesday that will decide if she is sentenced to death or... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Hospital CEO Wife in Arson Mystery Was Stabbed in Chest: Officials

Hospital CEO Wife in Arson Mystery Was Stabbed in Chest: Officials

The wife of a New Jersey hospital executive who was found unconscious along with her husband in their master bedroom... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Truck Was

Truck Was "Not Stuck" Before Calif. Train Crash: NTSB

A truck that stopped in the path of a commuter train in Southern California on Monday was not stuck on the train... Watch »

Feb 25, 2015
Even After Veto, Keystone Fight Not Over

Even After Veto, Keystone Fight Not Over

House Speaker John Boehner said Monday that "the fight's not over" in the political battle to approve the... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
5 Reasons to Stay Optimistic for Warmth in NYC

5 Reasons to Stay Optimistic for Warmth in NYC

The city is currently in the grips of the third-coldest February on record as the region keeps getting pelted with... Read »

Feb 26, 2015
Snowy Roof Collapse Risks: What You Should Know

Snowy Roof Collapse Risks: What You Should Know

A month of relentless storms packing dense snow and heavy winds has left homeowners scrambling to stave off the risk... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Men Arrested After Dramatic NJ-NYC Car Chase Face More Charges

Men Arrested After Dramatic NJ-NYC Car Chase Face More Charges

The men who police say led officers on a car chase over the Verrazano Bridge Tuesday in a dramatic sequence captured... Watch »

Feb 25, 2015
Flame Ignited Gas Pooled in Basement, Causing NJ Explosion: Officials

Flame Ignited Gas Pooled in Basement, Causing NJ Explosion: Officials

Natural gas leaking from an underground main traveled into a New Jersey house, built up in its basement and exploded... Watch »

Feb 25, 2015
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