Calif. Group Wants Target to Pull 'Illegal Alien' Costume

A Southern California immigrant rights group on Friday asked the Target store chain and a costume company to stop selling an "illegal alien" Halloween costume it said is offensive to immigrants.

Self-Help Guru's Empire in Spotlight After Followers' Deaths

But Ray's self-help empire was thrown into turmoil when two of his followers died after collapsing in the makeshift sweat lodge near Sedona and 19 others were hospitalized.

Minn. Nurse Under Investigation for Encouraging Suicide

A nurse who authorities say got his kicks by visiting Internet suicide chat rooms and encouraging depressed people to kill themselves is under investigation.

'Balloon Boy' Family Tries to Turn Away From Spotlight

The family's background and some strange developments since the scare have raised questions about whether the family cooked up a hoax as publicity stunt, though police say that is unlikely

Baby Survives After Stroller Falls Off Aussie Train Platform

A six-month-old boy has miraculously survived a train slamming into his carriage after it rolled off an Australian railway platform.

Father of 'Balloon Boy' at Center of New Storm

The father of the 6-year-old Colorado boy who was thought to have been speeding through the sky for hours in a high-soaring homemade helium balloon is a self-described "storm chaser" who now finds himself at the center of another kind of squall.

Officials concerned about bus stop safety

SHREVEPORT — Local Shreveport officials are looking to make bus stops safer around the area. The concern comes after this month's rape and kidnapping of a 14-year-old girl from a Caddo school.

Police searching for intruder

SHREVEPORT — Caddo sheriff's deputies are investigating an early morning home invasion. The invasion happened on Oak Grove Lane in Shreveport. Officials say the homeowner woke up to someone kicking in the front door of his house.

43 Percent Would Re-Elect Obama

Fox News Poll: If the election were held today, 43 percent of American voters would back Obama for president