Kansas Police Officer caught texting while driving

We know that texting and driving can be dangerous and in many places, is illegal. But what if a police officer is the one sending the message behind the wheel?

Father and son charged in $6.5 million deathbed bond scam

A father and son in South Carolina were charged Friday with profiting off the deaths of the terminally ill in a scam prosecutors allege netted at least $6.5 million.

Two inmates taken back into custody following escape from Angola Prison

Two escaped inmates are back in custody following a multi-agency response.

Cruz calls for backup plans in government funding crisis

Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas said Sunday that Republicans may filibuster when the Senate considers a bill passed by the House last week that funds the government but defunds Obamacare.

Houston Macy's building is demolished to a pile of rubble

A Macy's building that once was a Houston landmark is now just a pile of rubble. The 10 story, 791,000 square foot building was demolished Sunday morning to make way for the development of a new retail site.

Community plans to counter supremacist on mission to create 'white only' town

A tranquil town in North Dakota could lose its serenity if one man has his way. Paul Craig Cobb wants to transform Leith, population 24, into a community that mirrors his white supremacist views.

Helicopter crashes outside Phoenix with no apparent survivors

A helicopter crashed Saturday north of Phoenix with preliminary reports of no survivors, authorities said. It was not known how many people were aboard.

Kenya mall attack: About 30 hostages still inside, sources say

Fifty-nine dead. At least 175 injured. About 30 hostages still inside, as well as perhaps a dozen gunmen.

Obama blasts Republicans at Congressional Black Caucus awards

President Obama blasted Republicans Saturday evening for risking a government shutdown in their effort to defund Obamacare saying, "It is time for these folks to stop governing by crisis."

Suicide bombers kill 77 at Pakistan church

A blast at a Protestant church in northwest Pakistan killed 77 people and wounded more than 120, a local official said.