Kerry: We Are Ready To Act Against Russia

Secretary of State John Kerry says some of the same agents and forces Russia used in Crimea are being used to destabilizing the government in Ukraine.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 7:18 pm

Twelve Hurt in Los Angeles School Bus Crash

The school bus with children on board crashed and became lodged between two trees at an Anaheim golf course, the California Highway Patrol said.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 7:18 pm

'Blackout Drunk' Defendant Found Guilty in Architect Murder

The jury determined Thursday that Higinio Salgado had criminal intent when he drunkenly beat architect Graham Downes to death in April 2013.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 7:18 pm

Man in Wheelchair Says He Was Humiliated at Minneapolis McDonald's

A disabled man in a wheelchair who uses a service dog says he was mocked and humiliated on two occasions when he tried to order food and eat inside a McDonald's restaurant in Minneapolis, according to a federal lawsuit.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 7:07 pm

Nevada Rancher Cliven Bundy Doesn't Apologize, Repeats Racist Remarks

Anyone expecting rancher Cliven Bundy to apologize at a news briefing Thursday for widely condemned remarks — that black people were “happier” during the slavery era than now — would be disappointed.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 7:02 pm

Drought Impacts Entire State of California

An updated drought map now shows the whole state in a D1-D4 category drought.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 7:02 pm

Ladies Home Journal to Become a Quarterly Magazine

The magazine that prides itself on offering practical beauty advice, recipes and more, will no longer run as a monthly.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 7:02 pm

Nine Hurt in Los Angeles School Bus Crash

The school bus with children on board crashed and became lodged between two trees at an Anaheim golf course, the California Highway Patrol said.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 7:02 pm

Cattle Rancher Cliven Bundy Loses Support Over Racial Comments

After attaining a freedom-fighter’s status among anti-government conservatives, those who once supported the 67-year-old rancher are.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 7:02 pm

Details of Utah Sperm Mix-Up May Never Be Known, Report Concludes

SALT LAKE CITY — The results of an investigation released Thursday concluded that it may never be known how a convicted felon replaced a patient's sperm with his own two decades ago and fathered a child, or whether he did the same type of switch with other families.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 6:04 pm

Minnesota Man: Two Teens Shot Were 'Vermin,' Not Human

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — A Minnesota man who killed two teenagers who broke into his home can be heard on an audio recording talking to himself for hours after the shooting and at one point, apparently describing the slain teens as "vermin.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 5:48 pm

Colorado 4th-graders suspended for bringing pot to campus

Investigators say a 10-year-old boy took medicinal marijuana from his grandparents and sold it to three other 4th-graders. KUSA's Kevin Torres reports.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 5:26 pm

Crack-Smoking Neighbors Fight With Machete: Deputies

Neighbors who were smoking crack together in the Florida Keys wound up behind bars after one started swinging a machete at the other, officials said.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 4:54 pm

Pennsylvania Politician Too Sick for Corruption Probe Dies

Former state Sen. Raphael Musto died Thursday in Pennsylvania after a long illness, leaving pending corruption charges against him unresolved.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 4:54 pm

Newborn Gorillas Make Debut at Bronx Zoo

Two gorillas born at Wildlife Conservation’s Bronx Zoo make their adorable debut.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 4:38 pm

University of South Florida to Students: No Graduation Selfies

The university's Division of Student Affairs is warning students against inappropriate behavior at the ceremonies at the SunDome and elsewhere.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 4:38 pm

Police Catch Woman Who Swiped Stuffed Duck From Ohio Boy's Grave

An Ohio woman was charged Thursday with stealing a stuffed duck from a 14-month-old boy's grave after police released surveillance video of the theft.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 3:45 pm

Two in Custody After Report of Gunman on California Naval Base

A portion of the base was ordered to “shelter in place” as naval security forces and NCIS looked into the report.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 3:45 pm

Government Takes Steps to Regulate E-Cigarettes

FDA announces first steps toward regulating booming e-cigarette industry. Erika Edwards reports.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 3:45 pm

The Week in Pictures: April 17 - 24

American wins big in Boston, Obama protesters hosed down, matadors visit chapel before battle, Easter rockets blanket Greece and more.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 2:53 pm

Caught on Cam: Man Throws Molotov Cocktail in Store

Police in Brooklyn, New York are looking for a man caught on camera throwing a Molotov cocktail into a convenience store, setting the clerk inside on fire.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 2:37 pm

Vote for the Week in Pictures: April 17 - 24

Vote for the best image from the Week in Pictures. The winning image will be displayed next week.Last week's winner:

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 2:32 pm

Kiddie Burglary Ring Has Members as Young as 10

Authorities say because of the accused burglars’ ages they often get taken into custody and released. Lindsay Bramson reports.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 2:21 pm

California Supreme Court Decision Allows Sex Offenders in Parks

By NBC LOS ANGELESA decision made by the California Supreme Court Wednesday will, as a result, allow sex offenders to frequent parks and beaches across the state.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 2:05 pm

Forest Fire Rages Over 150 Acres in New Jersey, Threatens Homes

By NBC NEW YORKFirefighters are battling a fast-moving forest fire in New Jersey that has consumed at least 150 acres and has forced the evacuation of 40 homes and at least one school in Ocean County.

Posted by on 24 April 2014 | 2:05 pm