Texas roller coaster reopens after woman's death

The Texas Giant roller coaster reopened Saturday with improved safety measures and long lines of eager riders, nearly two months after a woman plunged to her death while on the ride.

World's oldest man dies: Salustiano Sanchez was 112

For a man who lived for so long, it was a short reign.

Charlotte police kill unarmed man who may have been running to them for help

Police in North Carolina shot and killed a man running toward them Saturday morning -- but he may have just been looking for help after a car wreck.

WARNING EXPLICIT CONTENT: Times Square shooting: Police wound 2 bystanders by mistake

New York police have brought a variety of charges against the "emotionally disturbed" man they say triggered a police shooting near Times Square that wounded two bystanders.

UPDATE: Missing Shreveport child found in East Texas

UPDATE (09-15-13): A child reported missing last week in west Shreveport has been located safe and sound in East Texas.

Paula Deen steps out for the first time in three months in Texas

For the first time since controversy over her use of racial slurs, celebrity chef, Paula Deen is stepping out into the public spotlight.

Ingrid now a hurricane in Gulf

Tropical Storm Ingrid strengthened into a hurricane Saturday afternoon, the second of the 2013 season in the Atlantic region, the National Hurricane Center said.

Tiger fans call penalty for fraternity sign mocking Kent State massacre

Fans lined LSU’s campus on Saturday, Sept. 14 for the second home game of the season. However, before the Tigers battled Kent State on the field, some fans were calling for a penalty due to an inappropriate display of team spirit.

TCU student upset by professor's e-mail

An email from a Texas Christian University professor is raising questions about singling out minority students.

Family sues school over alleged bullying incident

The family of a Georgia middle school student has filed a lawsuit claiming Atlanta Public Schools did nothing to address bullying and a brutal attack that could have killed their son.