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'Coolest thing ever': Eclipse awes millions as it crosses USA

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:41:47 -0400

The astronomical phenomenon swept across the U.S. from Salem, Ore., to Charleston, S.C.


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Finally, some closure for USS Indianapolis survivor

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:15:48 -0400

A team of researchers found the ship's wreckage in the Philippine Sea 72 years after it sunk.


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Bonneville: 'Viceroy's House' echoes modern refugee crises

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:11:28 -0400

Actor Hugh Bonneville says the themes of displacement and the importance of tolerance which are explored in his period drama "Viceroy's House" are as relevant now as they were when the film was set, 70 years ago. (Aug. 22)


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Catholic priest admits previous tie to KKK

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:15:56 -0400

Aitcheson said he was an 'impressionable young man' when he joined the KKK 40 years ago, adding that his actions were 'despicable.'


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Can this eye scan detect Alzheimer's years in advance?

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:09:24 -0400

It turns out Alzheimer's affects the retina - the back end of the eye - similarly to how it affects the brain.


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Cosby asks for New lawyers for retrial

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:04:43 -0400

Bill Cosby is back in court asking for new lawyers ahead of his sexual assault retrial. The 80-year-old comedian ignored reporters' shouted questions as he entered the courthouse near Philadelphia on Tuesday. (Aug. 22)


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3 Brothers Rescued from Italian Quake

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:04:43 -0400

Firefighters on the Italian resort island of Ischia first freed a 7-month-old baby and then his two older brothers from the rubble on Tuesday, working through the night and often by hand to rescue the children after a 4.0-magnitude quake. (Aug. 22)


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Scores hurt in high-speed train crash near Philadelphia

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:28:22 -0400

Dozens of people were hurt when a Norristown High Speed Line train hit an empty train in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania.


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Bonneville's 'contrasting' character choices

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:11:29 -0400

As his latest film, partition drama "Viceroy's House," heads to screens, Hugh Bonneville explains why he likes to juggle drama and comedy roles. (Aug. 22)


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Bonneville: no 'Downton Abbey' movie... yet

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:50:31 -0400

Hugh Bonneville reveals the much hoped for movie spin-off of "Downton Abbey" is not off the ground yet, but he adds: "never say never." (Aug. 22)


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AP Top Stories August 22 A

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:50:25 -0400

Here's the latest for Tuesday, August 22nd: Pence backs Trump on Afghanistan plan; Remains of sailors found on US Navy ship; Dozens injured in Philadelphia train crash; 3 brothers rescued following Italian earthquake.


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Treasury Secretary's wife has an amazing Instagram meltdown

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:28:51 -0400

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s newlywed wife is facing withering criticism for posting a fashion shoot style picture to her Instagram. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) reports.


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Iowa couple gets $3.25M after adopted son killed by birth father

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:05:01 -0400

An Iowa couple whose adopted baby was killed after his birth parents regained custody in 2014 was awarded $3.25 million on Tuesday.


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Today in History for August 22nd

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:53:36 -0400

Highlights of this day in history: The last Jewish settlers leave the Gaza Strip; President Bill Clinton signs welfare reform into law; Black Panthers' co-founder Huey Newton killed; Sci-fi author Ray Bradbury and singer Tori Amos born. (Aug. 22)


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ShowBiz Minute: Cosby, Mystikal, Tyler

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:26:33 -0400

Cosby hires Michael Jackson's lawyer for sex assault retrial; Rapper Mystikal surrenders on rape charge in Louisiana; Bonnie Tyler sings "Total Eclipse of the Heart" during solar eclipse. (Aug. 22)


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Community mourns teen who died on first day of school

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:13:09 -0400

Peyton West, 13, had heart transplant surgery in March and was ready to return to school when he said he didn't feel well that morning.


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As Joe Arpaio waits for mercy, 5 things to know about presidential pardons

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:44:19 -0400

Speculation is that President Trump will pardon the former Maricopa County, Ariz., sheriff, who was convicted of criminal contempt of court.


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Woman killed in gruesome elevator accident after giving birth at hospital in Spain

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:24:28 -0400

A Spanish woman who had just given birth to a baby girl was killed Sunday after a hospital elevator malfunctioned, according to local reports.


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Robert Patrick: 'Wonderful to hear that I have terrified people'

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:11:31 -0400

As "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" gets a 3D rerelease, actor Robert Patrick recalls auditioning for his role as its shape changing cyborg, and delights in the nightmares he gave a generation of film fans. (Aug. 22)


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Trump set to kick off 2020 fundraising tour to bolster his presidency

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:09:47 -0400

The president's re-election effort seems to be going full-steam ahead ... a few years early. Video provided by Newsy


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Ind. teen high on drugs, crashes into a house at 107 MPH, kills 2

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:07:32 -0400

Two sisters are dead after a teenager crashed into their house in Frankfort, Indiana. Police also say that teen was high on opiates.


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Flight lets passengers see eclipse in the air

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 06:15:59 -0400

An astronaut, eclipse experts, reporters and some lucky contest winners had unique seats for the total solar eclipse on Monday, on board an Alaska Airlines flight. (Aug. 21)


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