• LA sheriff's sergeant killed answering burglary call
LA sheriff's sergeant killed answering burglary call

Authorities have identified the man accused of killing a Los Angeles County sheriff's sergeant . Lovell pointed a gun at another sheriff's deputy, who shot him in the shoulder. "They worked on him for an hour but they were never able to stabilize him", Parris said. Sheriff Jim McDonnell will meet today with the Owen family and with deputies ...

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  • Central Illinois Red Cross sending volunteers to Florida
Central Illinois Red Cross sending volunteers to Florida

Some local Red Cross volunteers are on their way to help with the potential aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. We set up shelters for the people to go into to stay in. "I hope we don't get a huge influx of people (at once)", she said. More than 500 Red Cross disaster workers and 90 response vehicles are standing by in Florida, Georgia and the Caroli...

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  • PA State Police issue clown threat bulletin
PA State Police issue clown threat bulletin

Penn State police responded and attempted to quell the rumor, but students continued to search for the clown , the Daily Collegian said . "As you may know, there have been several reports in the area and nationally about " creepy clowns ".

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  • Spotsylvania K-9 injured after being shot by suspect
Spotsylvania K-9 injured after being shot by suspect

It turns out the driver was wanted on numerous felony warrants out of Fredericksburg and was taken into custody without incident, according to the Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office. Officials say Conway fired at deputies and struck Dux as he ran away. No deputies were injured, but the dog, named Dux, was hit. Meanwhile, Dux, the K-9 dog Conway is a...

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  • Alert: An Amber Alert has been declared
Alert: An Amber Alert has been declared

She was a birthmark under one eye. Police believe the boy and his mother were abducted by Ralph Bevineau, the boy's non-custodial father. The Amber Alert went out at about 1 p.m. Police said Walker and her child are believed to be in extreme danger. License plate number is unknown. Walker was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and Grinch pajama ...

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  • NJ home explodes after neighbor smells gas; injuries unclear
NJ home explodes after neighbor smells gas; injuries unclear

When firefighters arrived at 9:05 a.m., they heard a hissing sound and proceeded to evacuate residents on Goshen Street and neighboring streets. Authorities say it appears no residents were injured when an explosion destroyed two multifamily homes in New Jersey.

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  • Supreme Court Deals a Blow to Obama's Effort to Prevent Deportations
Supreme Court Deals a Blow to Obama's Effort to Prevent Deportations

With oral arguments postponed for a day because of the Rosh Hashana Jewish holiday, the first Monday in October that marks the beginning of the new Supreme Court term became a day of rejection. Obama had aimed during his presidency to overhaul a US immigration system he calls broken and to help resolve the fate of the estimated 11 million people in...

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  • 'I Did the Shooting': Orlando Nightclub Massacre 911 Calls Revealed
'I Did the Shooting': Orlando Nightclub Massacre 911 Calls Revealed

Mateen replied by saying his "name is Islamic Soldier". A US led coalition has targeted Islamic State group militants with airstrikes in those two countries. Mateen: My name is Islamic soldier, okay? 'I want to let you know I'm in Orlando and I did the shooting , ' he said. "You have to tell America to stop bombing Syria and Iraq".

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  • Redskins' DeAngelo Hall says he tore ACL vs. Giants
Redskins' DeAngelo Hall says he tore ACL vs. Giants

That opens the door for other players to take over, as well as more time for Cravens, who found himself in the middle of the game's biggest play as he intercepted Eli Manning with 1 minute remaining to seal victory. This was a wild NFC East matchup that see-sawed the entire second half after Washington rallied from a 21-9 deficit ( see full rec...

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  • VP nominee Pence returns home to boost to GOP candidates
VP nominee Pence returns home to boost to GOP candidates

Pence", he said. Former Indiana governor and Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence is well spoken and prepared, and if he plays his cards right, it could potentially help the Trump campaign. ABC News will stream the vice-presidential debate, and all presidential debates on Facebook Live, according to Variety . Unlike September 26...

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  • South Carolina elementary school shooting; injuries reported
South Carolina elementary school shooting; injuries reported

Anderson County Emergency Management spokeswoman Sandy Dees said a helicopter brought one child to the Greenville Health System emergency trauma center. 24 toward the school. Oconee Co. sheriff's office have been called in to help clear the building and secure the scene. The Sheriff's Office SWAT unit and additional resources have been activated ...

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  • Midway Elementary named National Blue Ribbon School
Midway Elementary named National Blue Ribbon School

The schools "either achieve very high learning standards or are making notable improvements in closing the achievement gap", according to a news release from the state Department of Public Instruction. "When I started researching, when I heard that Ms. Walsh had claimed that she had won the national Blue Ribbon Award, we started looking into it". ...

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  • Former GOP Sen. John Warner to endorse Clinton
Former GOP Sen. John Warner to endorse Clinton

Senator and vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine who was making his first public appearance in Northern Virginia since being nominated for vice president in July. As a Navy vet and later secretary of the Navy, John Warner says he took personal offense at Donald Trump's suggestion that the military is in shambles.

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  • Suspect in Dallas-area killing rampage arrested
Suspect in Dallas-area killing rampage arrested

Local authorities were here on the 600 block of Bringhurst Drive early after tracking down a unsafe suspect, 40-year-old Sylvester Franco-Luviano. Police say Silvestre Franco-Luviano is a murderer, carjacker and kidnapper whose reign of terror spanned at least from the city of Dallas to just north of Austin.

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  • Charlotte police release video from Keith Scott shooting
Charlotte police release video from Keith Scott shooting

Investigators say that Scott refused to follow the officers' repeated verbal commands. Nor does either show the officer firing at him. She can also be heard telling him, "Keith get out the auto, Keith don't you do it". Scott". Scott was wearing an ankle holster, police said. "But we have far more questions than answers". The videos do not show co...

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  • WHO calls for safe routes to evacuate east Aleppo sick, wounded
WHO calls for safe routes to evacuate east Aleppo sick, wounded

The World Health Organization (WHO) called on Tuesday for dozens of sick and wounded people in the embattled eastern part of the Syrian city of Aleppo to be evacuated through safe corridors for treatment. Quelling the uprising in the city would give Assad his biggest victory yet of the war and deliver a powerful blow to his enemies. Russia's ...

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  • 'Russia and USA tensions over Syria unsafe for Israel'
'Russia and USA tensions over Syria unsafe for Israel'

A diplomatic solution to the fighting looked unlikely as USA and Russian diplomats disagreed at a UN Security Council meeting called to discuss the violence, which has escalated since a ceasefire collapsed last week. The International Committee for the Red Cross says it has delivered food, medical supplies, and other supplies to a set of four b...

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  • Police kill gunman who opened fire at Houston mall, injuring 9
Police kill gunman who opened fire at Houston mall, injuring 9

ABC13 reported that Desai's law firm had closed a year earlier and had not filed with any clients. The father of two who works in the oil and gas industry was on his way to exercise at his gym at about 6:25 a.m. He estimated that between 30 and 50 shots were fired. Bellaire, West University and Houston emergency responders worked together to t...

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  • Trump backs off on
Trump backs off on "stop and frisk" call

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are decrying police-involved shootings in Oklahoma and North Carolina, with the Democrat calling them "unbearable" and the Republican saying he was "very troubled". When a group of white people protest, the odds are that Donald Trump doesn't view them as a drugged up mob. "One of the things I'd do, is I'd do sto...

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  • New York Times Endorses 'Tenacious' Clinton for President
New York Times Endorses 'Tenacious' Clinton for President

When Mrs. Clinton was sworn in as a senator from NY in 2001, Republican leaders warned their caucus not to do anything that might make her look good. In addition, they added that Trump is the worst nominee put forward by "a major party in American history".

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