Grandma killed kittens to punish grandkids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTVI-TV) A kitten-killing grandmother is behind bars in Madison County. Investigators say the Godfrey woman killed her granddaughter's cat and four kittens with a hammer, to teach her more…

K-9 saves deputy from ambush attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Jackson Clarion-Ledger) A manhunt is under way after a Hancock County Sheriff's Department deputy was saved by his dog from an ambush attack by three men. The deputy, more…

'Most distinctive' cause of death by state

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WVUE-TV) Heart disease and cancer are two of the most common causes of death in the United States. However, new data from the Center for Disease Control and more…

Suspect ID'd in quadruple murder in D.C.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Police in Washington, D.C., issued an arrest warrant late Wednesday for a suspect in the murder of a corporate executive, his wife, their 10-year-old son, and more…

Teacher who stomped flag put on leave

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1769405" align="aligncenter" width="596"] American flag[/caption] An Illinois teacher whose flag-stomping classroom presentation was reported by students has now been placed on administrative leave and under investigation. Students more…

Rand Paul wraps 11-hour Patriot Act protest

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer GeMVe1hT] Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., staged a "filibuster" on the Senate floor to draw attention to the need to rein in the Patriot Act and the National more…

ISIS seizes ancient city of Palmyra

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2035215" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Palmyra[/caption] ISIS terrorists seized the ancient Syrian town of Palmyra, a UNESCO World Heritage site that's home to historical artifacts and structures from biblical more…