More than 100 people were still unaccounted Wednesday several hours after a ferry carrying 476, most of them high school students, sank in cold waters off South Korea's southern coast, killing at least two and...More > A multi-story ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic,...More > An Associated Press reporter says he saw a column of combat vehicles in an eastern Ukrainian city, occupied by pro-Russian insurgents and flying Russian flags.More > A column of armored personnel carriers flying Russian flags drove into a Ukrainian city controlled by pro-Russia demonstrators on Wednesday. Some of the troops aboard said they were Ukrainian soldiers who had switched...More > The judge in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has ruled that proceedings will adjourn for more than two weeks after Thursday and resume on May 5.More > The judge in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius ruled Wednesday that proceedings will adjourn for more than two weeks after Thursday and resume again on May 5.More > Following four strong underwater signals in the past week, all has gone quiet in the hunt for the missing Malaysian airline, meaning the batteries on the all-important black boxes may have finally died.More > As a robotic submarine dove into the ocean to look for lost Flight 370, angry Chinese relatives stormed out of a teleconference meeting Wednesday to protest the Malaysian government for not addressing them in person.More > A recent graduate of the University of Calgary was charged in the fatal stabbing of five people at a house party that the police chief called the worst mass slaying in the western Canadian city's history.More > A recent graduate of the University of Calgary was charged in the fatal stabbing of five people at a house party that the police chief called the worst mass slaying in the western Canadian city's history.More > The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings promises to be a day of tributes to the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were hurt, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them.More > Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's...More > The New York Police Department says it has disbanded a special unit whose efforts to try to detect terror threats in Muslim communities through secret surveillance sparked outrage.More > A special New York Police Department unit that sparked controversy by tracking the daily lives of Muslims in an effort to detect terror threats has been disbanded, police officials said Tuesday.More > Two convicted sex offenders dutifully checked in with police every month and wore their GPS trackers around the clock - the rules of parole that are designed to tip off authorities if a freed felon backslides.More > GPS technology helped police link two convicted sex offenders to the rapes and killings of at least four women in California, but the mother of one victim said Tuesday that the monitoring system should have done more to...More > Premeditated murder charges are being filed against a 73-year-old white supremacist accused of killing three people at two Jewish centers, sources tell KCTV5.Frazier Glenn Cross Jr., who also goes by GlennMore > A white supremacist is facing a capital murder charge and a premeditated first-degree murder charge in the deaths of three people at two Jewish center shootings. A judge set bond at $10 million.
Pro-Russian insurgents who have seized government buildings across eastern Ukraine dug in Tuesday, fortifying their positions and erecting fresh barricades, despite another government announcement that it was...More > In the first Ukrainian military action against a pro-Russian uprising in the east, government forces repelled an attack Tuesday by about 30 gunmen at an airport, beginning what the president called an "anti-terrorist...More > Diplomats say the U.N. will certify later this week that Iran's ability to make a nuclear bomb has been reduced because it has neutralized half of its material that can be turned quickly into weapons-grade...More > The United Nations will release a report this week certifying that Iran's ability to make a nuclear bomb has been greatly reduced because it has diluted half of its material that can be turned most quickly into...More > The IRS says nearly 100 million tax returns have been filed so far, and millions more are expected by April 15.More > The IRS says nearly 100 million tax returns have been filed so far and millions more are expected by April 15.
Oscar Pistorius has resumed testifying at his murder trial under questioning from the chief prosecutor, who says the athlete's statement that he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by mistake is a lie.More > For five days, Oscar Pistorius endured a withering cross-examination at his murder trial from a prosecutor who pounced on apparent inconsistencies in his testimony. Yet, legal analysts said Tuesday, expert witnesses who...More > Ukraine's ambassador says his government won't let what happened in Crimea happen in eastern Ukraine. Meanwhile, a Ukrainian National Guard battalion was sent to the Donetsk region Tuesday.More > Ukraine's ambassador says his government won't let what happened in Crimea happen in eastern Ukraine. Meanwhile, a Ukrainian National Guard battalion was sent to the Donetsk region Tuesday.More > A Libyan official says gunmen have abducted Jordan's ambassador to Tripoli.More > Masked gunmen abducted the Jordanian ambassador in the Libyan capital early Tuesday, officials said, the latest in a wave of abductions in the North African nation still plagued by lawlessness more than two years after the...More > The region where Boston bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev lived for six months in the year prior to the April 15, 2013, attack is a hotbed for terrorist activity plaguing southern Russia.More > The region where Boston bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev lived for six months in the year prior to the April 15, 2013, attack is a hotbed for terrorist activity plaguing southern Russia. More > It's not just Tax Day, other notable events through history happened April 15.More > It's not just Tax Day, other notable events through history happened April 15.More > The discovery of seven dead babies in cardboard boxes in a Utah garage has police desperately seeking answers from the mother and other family members about how such a tragedy unfolded over a decade with no one...More > Megan Huntsman was clear about what she did with six of her newborn babies.More > Two registered sex offenders who have known each other since at least 2012 have been charged with raping and killing four California women since last year.More > Two parolees raped and killed at least four women while wearing GPS trackers, and there may be more victims, a California police chief alleged Monday.More > Reat Corporon practiced and practiced Sunday morning. Dressed in a coat, tie, black shirt and hat he was excited about auditioning for a singing competition.The 14-year-old was prepared to sing On TheMore > The grieving family of a 14-year-old boy and his grandfather want some good to come out of the senseless act of violence that claimed their lives. A white supremacist allegedly killed them as they arrived at a Jewish community center for a singing competition.More > Firefighters struggled for a second night early Monday to contain blazes that have killed 12 people, injured 500, destroyed 2,000 homes and forced 10,000 people to flee the densely populated hills that gave this...More > Helicopters and airplanes dumped water on wildfires and the smoldering wreckage of hilltop neighborhoods around Valparaiso for a third straight day Monday as sailors in riot gear stood ready to evacuate 700 more families...More > A white supremacist accused of killing a teen and two adults at two Jewish-related sites will face federal charges, KCTV5 has learned. Frazier Glenn Cross Jr., 73, of Aurora, MO, is accused of openingMore > Prosecutors said Monday that hate motivated a white supremacist to open fire at two Jewish centers, killing a teen and two adults. The Missouri man could face both federal and state charges.
A deadline set by the Ukrainian government for pro-Russian gunmen to free government buildings in eastern Ukraine and surrender weapons has passed.More > The fuel is local, but the matches are Russian. That in a nutshell is how the insurgency threatening the survival of Ukraine as a unified state is increasingly unfolding.More > An Army general is upholding Private Chelsea Manning's conviction and 35-year prison sentence for giving reams of classified U.S. government information to the to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks.More > By DAVID DISHNEAU Associated Press An Army general has upheld Private Chelsea Manning's conviction and 35-year prison sentence for giving reams of classified U.S. government information to the...More > A shooting has occurred at the Jewish community center in Overland Park. This was reported about 1 p.m. Sunday at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, according to an Overland Park FireMore > WATCH LIVE AT 11:30 A.M: A 14-year-old boy and his grandfather were killed along with a female during shootings at two Jewish-related locations in the Kansas City area. The accused killer is a white supremacist and appeared to yell an anti-Semitic phrase when taken into custody.
According to the advocacy group Childcare Aware of America, the cost of daycare exceeds in-state college tuition in 31 states.More > According to the advocacy group Childcare Aware of America, the cost of daycare exceeds in-state college tuition in 31 states.More > A U.S. military official says a Russian fighter jet made multiple, close-range passes near an American warship in the Black Sea for more than 90 minutes Saturday amid escalating tensions in the region.More > A Russian fighter jet made multiple, close-range passes near an American warship in the Black Sea for more than 90 minutes Saturday amid escalating tensions in the region, U.S. military officials said Monday.More > The searchers have concluded that the batteries for the source of the pings have likely died, as no new pings have been detected since Tuesday.More > The searchers have concluded that the batteries for the source of the pings have likely died, as no new pings have been detected since Tuesday.More > With no new underwater signals detected, the search for the missing Malaysian passenger jet has resumed in a race against time to find its dying black boxes five weeks after families first learned their loved ones...More > After a week of optimism over four underwater signals believed to be coming from the missing Malaysian plane, the sea has gone quiet and Australia's leader is warning that the massive search will likely be long.More >
In a pre-flight safety monologue full of brutal honesty, sarcasm and a few things that could save their lives, one flight attendant actually got her passengers to listen.More > In a pre-flight safety monologue full of brutal honesty, sarcasm and a few things that could save their lives, one flight attendant actually got her passengers to listen.More > Sanitation workers in Dickson County made a shocking discovery Friday when they found an injured puppy in a landfill. Officials believe the dog was intentionally thrown away. "Anybody would've done theMore > Sanitation workers in Dickson County made a shocking discovery Friday when they found an injured puppy in a landfill. Officials believe the dog was intentionally thrown away.More > Boston Police are investigating two suspicious backpacks left near the Boston Marathon Finish line on Boylston Street. The backpacks were discovered on the same day Boston held ceremonies remember theMore > Boston Police blew up two suspicious backpacks left near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.More > A western Pennsylvania police officer says he spent much of December and January dressed as an Amish woman in hopes of scaring off a man suspected of exposing himself to Amish children. Pulaski TownshipMore > A western Pennsylvania police officer says he spent much of December and January dressed as an Amish woman in hopes of scaring off a man suspected of exposing himself to Amish children.More >
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An ailing Miley Cyrus has canceled her concert Tuesday night at Sprint Center.The notice came a matter of hours before she was scheduled to go on stage.A concert promoter tells KCTV5 that Cyrus is in theMore > An ailing Miley Cyrus has canceled her concert Tuesday night at Sprint Center. She apparently is at a Kansas City hospital Tuesday night.
Flooding was a big concern for a number of communities across the state Tuesday. A flood warning was in effect for Hartford and Middlesex counties while a flood watch was issued for Hartford, Tolland andMore > Flooding was a big concern for a number of communities across the state Tuesday.More >
A section of Interstate 91 is closed in Windsor following a crash. The road is closed between exits 37 and 36 because of a crash involving a tractor trailer, according to the Department of Transportation. TrafficMore > One lane of Interstate 91 southbound has been reopened in Windsor.More >
State Police have closed a section on Interstate 95 in Guilford because of a crash involving a tractor-trailer.
State Police have reopened a section on Interstate 95 in Guilford that was closed for several hours Wednesday morning.More > Emergency crews are investigating after potentially hazardous chemicals were located in a home in Fairfield Monday night. Authorities were called to "potential residential HazMat incident" at 32 ClintonMore > An elderly man was found dead at a home in Fairfield following a possible exposure to cyanide.More >