| Jun 8, 2010
| 4:34 AM
Several years ago, two of my relatives accidentally,Â and fortunately very briefly,Â left their baby in the car — on a 90-plus-degree, sunny, summer day. They realized within minutes what they'd done, and their baby was and is fine (and will...
| Apr 2, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Sadly, Walt Disney World executives faced yet another tragedy at the resort on Thursday when a 9-year-old boy was run over and killed by a Disney bus at Fort Wilderness. The world's busiest collection of theme parks has been dealt a spate of accidental...
| Apr 18, 2010
Some 150,000 Poles paid their last respects to Polish President Lech Kaczynski and his wife, Maria, as the couple were interred Sunday among kings, poets and statesmen in the ancient Wawel Cathedral in a ceremony long on tradition but short on world...
| May 14, 2010
| 2:54 PM
For Seattle Police Officers Britt Sweeney and Ben Kelly, being at the National Memorial in D.C. and seeing the thousands of names of fallen officers is a bit overwhelming. "I just sat back and have my little secret thought their looking down, and going oh...
| May 26, 2010
Art Linkletter, who hosted the popular TV shows "People Are Funny" and "House Party" in the 1950s and 1960s, has died. He was 97.
His son-in-law Art Hershey says Linkletter died Wednesday at his home in the Bel-Air section of Los Angeles.
| May 27, 2010
The man just had a knife to his throat.
Training was over, and it was time for the Rev. John McFarland to take action at his first call from the Fountain Valley Police Department.
Police talked the man down from taking his life, diffusing the...
| Jul 3, 2010
A fuel tanker flipped over and exploded into flames in eastern Congo overnight, killing at least 220 villagers and wounding more than 100 - many of whom had rushed to siphon leaking liquid from the vehicle illegally, the U.N. and local officials said...
| Dec 18, 2009
The loss of Amber Hagerman more than a decade ago still haunts Tarrant County Sheriff, Dee Anderson.
Anderson, who was the Arlington Police Chief led the search to find Hagerman after she was abducted from her bicycle in broad daylight. The search...
| Dec 27, 2009
What do we call this decade? The Ohs? If you say that out loud it sounds like a certain baseball team. The Aughts? What's an aught? In a practical but infinitely more gloomy choice, Time magazine settled on "The Decade from Hell."
And maybe it was. A new...
| Jul 18, 2010
| 7:57 PM
For the second time in four months, a 4-year-old child has died after being struck by a vehicle driving on Volusia County's beaches.
A 2003 Dodge pickup truck rolled over Aiden Patrick of Daytona Beach a little after 3 p.m. Sunday on New Smyrna Beach,...
| Jun 5, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva Republican congressional leaders are attempting to "drive a wedge'' between President Barack Obama and the politically influential American Jewish community, the way one well-known conservative Republican sees it. Israel is the wedge. The...