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Neb. Man Commits Suicide After Letting Abducted Wife Go

Posted: 08/26/2013 - A man who abducted his estranged wife from the Lincoln hair salon where she works killed himself, authorities said Sunday, hours after the wife emerged from a field in the area where the two were last seen.

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Tropical Storm Fernand Heads To Mexico's Coast

Posted: 08/26/2013 - Tropical Storm Fernand brewed up just off Mexico's Gulf coast Sunday, and heavy rains and strong winds caused some power failures and street flooding in the colonial city of Veracruz. The storm was expected to move ashore before dawn Monday.

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U.S. Soldier Helps Iraqi Boy Get Medical Treatment

Posted: 08/25/2013 - At least 46 people were killed Sunday in attacks throughout Iraq -- attacks against citizens at a coffee shop and a wedding party -- in attempts to destabilize the country. The war there brought suffering to Iraqi civilians for years and U.S. soldiers have stepped in to help. One of them is a U.S. captain who lent a hand to an Iraqi boy.

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Syria Options Weighed As U.S. Forces Move Closer

Posted: 08/24/2013 - U.S. naval forces are moving closer to Syria as President Obama considers military options for responding to the alleged use of chemical weapons by the Assad government.

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Yosemite Fire Swallowing Everything In Its Path

Posted: 08/24/2013 - After burning for nearly a week on the edges of California's Yosemite National Park, a massive wildfire of nearly 200 square miles has now crossed into it, and firefighters have barely begun to contain it.

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Teen Wanted In Beating Death Of World War II Veteran

Posted: 08/23/2013 - Robbery appears to be the motive in the beating death of Delbert "Shorty" Belton, Spokane police say. Police say they're looking for second suspect: Kenan Adams-Kinard, 16; another suspect who's 16, is arrested and charged with murder, robbery.

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Paula Deen Lawsuit Dismissed

Posted: 08/23/2013 - A lawsuit filed by a former employee who leveled accusations of racism against Paula Deen has been dismissed in federal court "with prejudice," meaning it cannot be filed again.

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Fort Leavenworth Could House Fort Hood Shooter

Nidal Hasan

Posted: 08/23/2013 - Fort Leavenworth could be the destination for another high-profile military defendant -- this time, the man convicted of the 2009 rampage at Fort Hood, Texas.

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Teacher's Allergy, Ohio Girl's Service Dog At Odds

Posted: 08/23/2013 - The mother of an autistic first-grader in Athens County who uses a service dog is challenging a decision that the girl must change schools because her teacher is allergic to dog dander.

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Man Who Hid In Septic Tank Pleads Guilty

Posted: 08/23/2013 - A man found hiding in a septic tank under a women's restroom at a public park in Sand Springs has pleaded guilty to a peeping Tom charge.

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Cops: Vegas couple plotted to kill police officers

Posted: 08/23/2013 - A couple spent hundreds of hours over four months plotting to abduct, torture and kill Las Vegas police officers as a way to attract attention to their anti-authority "sovereign citizens" movement, police said.

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Wildfire Near Yosemite Surges, Prompts Evacuations

Posted: 08/23/2013 - While the park remains open, the blaze has caused the closure of a 4-mile stretch of State Route 120, one of three entrances into Yosemite on the west side, devastating areas that live off of park-fueled tourism.

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Syria War Has Created 1 Million Child Refugees

Posted: 08/23/2013 - The number of registered child refugees fleeing Syria's violence has topped the 1 million mark in another grim milestone of the deepening conflict, two U.N. agencies said Friday.

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Meet The Next Batman: Ben Affleck

Updated: 08/22/2013 - Warner Brothers announced Thursday the 41-year-old actor-director will star as a new incarnation of the Dark Knight in a film bringing Batman and Superman together.

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Fund For Slain Baseball Player Tops $100,000

Posted: 08/22/2013 - The random slaying of Australia native Christopher Lane has touched hearts in the U.S. and beyond, as tens of thousands of dollars streamed into a fund designed to help.

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