Back To Mobile Site

Top Stories

Frazier Glenn Cross

Johnson County Sheriff's Office

Marionville mayor: Murder suspect want to 'go out with a bang'

Until a few days ago, Frazier Glenn Cross was just a customer to Dan Clevenger -- albeit one with extremist views on race.

S. Korean mother mourns.jpg


Nearly 300 missing after S. Korean ferry sinks

Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled to pluck passengers, most of them high school students, from a ferry after it sank off the southwest coast of South Korea early Wednesday.

Of the 459 people on board, 164 have been rescued, the security…

Ukrainian helicopters


Ukraine militants, army in tense standoff

Helicopters and a fighter jet circled the skies above the tense eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk Wednesday, while on the streets below a column of tanks rolled through the city -- one with a Russian flag affixed.

A similar convoy of armored…

Oscar Pistorius

Deaan Vivier/Media24/Pool

Oscar Pistorius trial enters new phase

After five days of relentless cross-examination that left Oscar Pistorius quivering, sobbing and fumbling, the athlete's defense team now has a chance to discredit the prosecution by presenting its witnesses.

Milwaukee Fast food strike


Oklahoma bans local minimum wage hikes

Oklahoma cities and towns are banned from raising the local minimum wage under a new state law.

Michael Bloomberg

Bloomberg to mount $50 million NRA challenge

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to spend $50 million this year through his new group Everytown for Gun Safety to counter the influence of the National Rifle Association, a spokeswoman said Tuesday.

NCAA logo

Courtesy of National Collegiate Athletic Association

NCAA athletes could get unlimited meals

The NCAA on Tuesday proposed that athletes receive unlimited meals and snacks, the collegiate sports organization said in a news release.

Biden, Boston memorial service


Biden in Boston: 'We own the finish line'

A moment of silence at the finish line, the tolling of church bells and a solemn flag-raising ceremony capped the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing on Tuesday.

Under a steady rain on Boylston Street, where two homemade bombs last…

Boston anniversary finish line

REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Police destroy backpacks left at Boston finish line

The Boston Police Department evacuated the area around the finish line of the Boston Marathon Tuesday night after the discovery of two suspicious backpacks, WCVB reported.

Calgary stabbing scene

5 U. of Calgary students fatally stabbed

Five University of Calgary students were stabbed to death Tuesday morning in what the city's police chief called "the worst mass murder in Calgary's history."


Most Viewed On Click2Houston