Safety investigators recommended two years ago that the FAA impose greater oversight over commercial hot air balloon operators, but were ignored
7/30: Deadly hot air balloon crash in Texas; "Ice bucket challenge" pays off in big way for ALS research
It was a fiery wreck, and there were no survivors; Two summers ago, everyone was getting involved in the ice bucket challenge
14-year-old charged with trying to kill her brother's girlfriend so he would "come back to the family"
In Newtown, Conneticut, the new Sandy Hook Elementary school was unveiled Friday. It replaces the building that was demolished after the shooting massacre in 2012. Marlie Hall has a look at the school that is giving kids a new start.
Two summers ago, everyone was getting involved in the ice bucket challenge. While critics said the challenge was just a way to make a splash without actually doing anything, the effort raised $115 million dollars in just 30 days. Jim Axelrod has more on how the social media phenomenon has impacted ALS research.
Marni Nixon was known as a incredible performer who mainly worked and sang behind the scenes. She was the voice behind songs in many iconic films, including My Fair Lady and was considered America's most unsung singer.
Wildfires are burning in at least nine states across the West. At least seven large fires are in California, including one along the coast near Big Sur. Carter Evans reports that deadly and destructive fire is driving away tourists.
A South Florida neighborhood is now ground zero for Zika in America. Officials believe four people who tested positive for the virus were infected close to home. There are renewed calls for Congress to return from vacation and pass an emergency funding bill to prevent the virus from spreading. Marlie Hall shows us what officials in Florida are doing to fight Zika.
Hillary Clinton campaigned enthusiastically as she faces challenges on two fronts, a fight for votes on the road and a security threat online. Errol Barnett has more from Washington.
It was a fiery wreck, and there were no survivors. A hot air balloon with at least 16 people onboard somehow burst into flames and crashed into a field in Maxwell, Texas, about 30 miles south of Austin. Omar Villafranca reports from the scene.
Investigators have yet to determine if the shooting was a targeted, premeditated attack against law enforcement
Measure moving through California legislature would potentially expose schools to civil rights lawsuits from students and employees
SEATTLE (AP) — A gunman attacked a gathering of young adults at a suburban Seattle home early Saturday, killing two people at a fire pit before firing more shots from the roof, the grandmother of one of the witnesses said. 2016-07-30T15:29:00-04:00 2016-07-30T19:29:53-04:00
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Blazes have destroyed dozens of homes in several Western states and scared away tourists from California's dramatic Big Sur coast, which is near a wildfire burning in hard-to-reach forested ridges that fire crews will likely be battling for another month. 2016-07-30T12:36:00-04:00 2016-07-30T16:36:09-04:00
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FBI says 59-year-old, recently released from jail, suffered on the streets; after pulling heist, she gave away money and waited for cops
An autopsy has determined that an 18-year-old suspect who was shot by Chicago police died from a gunshot wound to the back