NEWS

Officer resigns over threats at Ferguson protest

Video shows him swearing, pointing assault rifle and threatening to kill protester.
     
 
 

State fair scandal: Winning pie may have store-bought crust

Fair officials are investigating whether baker will be stripped of her blue ribbon.
     
 
 

Holiday weekend puts boating safety in focus

Law enforcement is serious about minimizing accidents and deaths on the water.
     
 
 

WH press secretary jokes about Obama's tan suit

Josh Earnest starts briefing with joke about president's summertime sartorial choice.
     
 
 

Iceland issues brief alert after eruption

No commercial flights were affected by ash
     
 
 

FBI probes Islamic State recruiting in Minneapolis

The Minneapolis bureau is looking into reports that a second American citizen was killed fighting with the militant group.
     
 
 

Video: Swarm of locusts invades Madagascar

Watch the winged creatures cloud the skies of Madagascar's capital.
     
 
 

Experimental Ebola drug cured 100% of monkeys tested

The small study of ZMapp is "a monumental achievement."
     
 
 

Ad watch: Ernst touts support for entitlements

The ad is a coordinated effort between the Ernst campaign and the National Republican Senatorial Committee.
     
 
 

Kin of dead Uzi instructor: We feel sorry for girl

The family of an Arizona shooting range instructor accidentally killed by a 9-year-old girl tell of their sorrow.
     
 
 

Maryland congressman's wife dies at 57

Maryland Republican Rep. Andy Harris's wife died unexpectedly Thursday.
     
 
 

Grandfather drenches infant in Ice Bucket Challenge

"I was shocked," said Claude Dalcour, the father of the 10-month-old girl.
     
 
 

NYPD probed for 2nd restraint-related death

Medical examiner "physical restrain by police" was a factor in the of Ronald Singleton, 45.
     
 
 

Obama: GOP captive to ideologically rigid group

Obama said Republicans had realized that blocking all progress led Americans to become cynical about government.
     
 
 

Ex-FBI chief thanks supporters, hospital after crash

Louis Freeh's statement included no information about his condition or the crash itself.