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Ex-Prep School Student Acquitted of Felony Sexual Assault

28 min 12 sec ago
Jurors deliberated over two days.

Ruling Redefining 'Employer' May Have Big Impact

35 min 8 sec ago
A decision by the NLRB broadening the definition of "employer" could ultimately lead to a new understanding of what it means to be an American worker.

What the Survivor of Live TV Shooting Remembers

1 hour 57 min ago
She's said to be in good spirits after surgery.

Smart Car Pins Hopes on New Microcar Models

2 hours 25 min ago
Smart, maker of one of the world's smallest vehicles, is launching an all-new version of its fortwo model in an effort to reverse years of losses.

George W. Bush Praises a Resilient New Orleans

2 hours 31 min ago
Bush was in the beginning of his second term when Katrina made landfall in 2005 — a natural disaster that also tarnished his political legacy.

Remembering Emmett Till's Murder, 60 Years Later

2 hours 52 min ago
Dick Gregory explains why the death of young Emmett Till struck such a chord with people at the time.

Hurricane Gave Katrinas Everywhere a Bad Name

3 hours 31 min ago
Ten years since the storm devastated the Gulf Coast, the baby name "Katrina" is still on the decline.

Texas Lets You Literally Have a Shotgun Wedding

4 hours 52 sec ago
A Texas wedding venue adds shooting course to its menu of options. KETK's Nikki Diaz reports.

Erika Underlines Miami Hurricane Vulnerability

4 hours 8 min ago
As Tropical Storm Erika threatens to morph into a hurricane, Miami's multibillion dollar coastline has little protection from storms.

Felon Fights for Return His Firearms

4 hours 16 min ago
An Oklahoma felon launches campaign to reclaim dozens of guns seized from his property. KFOR's Adam Snider reports.

Virginia Teen Sentenced to Prison in ISIS Case

4 hours 33 min ago
Ali Shukri Amin, 17, of Manassas, Virginia on Friday became the youngest person in the US sentenced to prison for supporting the ISIS terror group.

Jurors Resume Deliberations in Prep School Rape Trial

5 hours 3 min ago
Jurors must decide whether the defendant, Owen Labrie, sexually penetrated his accuser, and if so, was it done without her consent.

Tian Tian, You Are the Pandas' Father

5 hours 31 min ago
In a reality TV-like storyline, the National Zoo announces the results of paternity test to determine the father of fraternal twin panda cubs.

It's a Boy! National Zoo Reveals Sex of Panda Cub

5 hours 50 min ago
The panda team at the National Zoo say the surviving giant panda cub born last weekend is a boy, and his father is Tian Tian.

Hero Academic Thanks Airman for Saving His Life on Train

6 hours 50 min ago
A French-American academic who tried to subdue the Paris-train gunman shouted back to his wife "I got the gun," his wife said.

Food Truck Explodes, Sends Debris Flying 100 Feet

9 hours 5 min ago
A food truck explosion sent mangled wreckage and debris flying as far as 100 feet and shattered windows of nearby homes in southwest Miami-Dade.

He Was the Face of the Story. Now Here's Her Story

9 hours 58 min ago
Of all the transformations Hurricane Katrina left in its wake 10 years ago, the story of one little kid's journey continues to amaze.

Young Boy Dies After Being Left Alone in Hot Car

10 hours 9 min ago
Las Vegas police say four-year-old's grandfather was running errands and forgot boy was in the car.

Floods Sweep Through Sioux Falls, South Dakota

10 hours 22 min ago
More than seven inches of rain fell Thursday night causing flash floods. Storms knocked out power to around 2,000 homes.

'All Hands on Deck': Deadly Storm Puzzles Forecasters

10 hours 29 min ago
Forecasters and emergency agencies prepped for a long weekend as Tropical Storm Erika wobbled toward Puerto Rico and then the southern Atlantic coast.