More Headlines

Collapsed Missouri Overpass Was In "Good" Condition

Posted: 05/26/2013 - A Missouri highway overpass that partially collapsed when rail cars smashed into one of its support pillars after a cargo train collision was about 15 years old and in good condition but just couldn't withstand the impact, a sheriff said.

Read More

Memorial Day: An Evolved Observance Of Fallen Heroes

Posted: 05/26/2013 - Memorial Day, by definition, is a federal holiday set aside to acknowledge exclusively the servicemen and women who have fallen in the line of duty - not to be confused with Veterans Day, which honors all members, both living and dead, who served with the United States military.

Read More

Texas Flash Floods Kill 2 In San Antonio

Posted: 05/26/2013 - Two women died after being swept away by floodwaters after weekend rains deluged numerous roads in San Antonio, forcing more than 235 rescues by emergency workers who aided stranded motorists and homeowners at times using inflatable boats.

Read More

Sandy-Shocked Jersey Shore Seeks Summer Comeback

Posted: 05/25/2013 - As part of their effort to attract tourists back to the storm-ravaged Jersey Shore for the summer season, New Jersey officials kicked off the season Friday by cutting 5.5-mile ribbon connecting Sandy-damaged towns -- breaking the Guinness world record for longest ribbon cutting.

Read More

Frantic 911 Calls Reveal Chaos In Okla., Following Tornado

Posted: 05/25/2013 - Several 911 calls made in the wake of Monday's massive tornado in Moore, Oklahoma are now being publicly heard, revealing the chaos that the city's residents had experienced from the devastation.

Read More

Fla. Teen Rejects Plea Deal

Updated: 05/24/2013 - Kaitlyn Hunt, an 18-year-old Florida high school student charged over a same-sex relationship with an underage classmate, refused to accept a plea deal Friday.

Read More

IRS Official Lois Lerner Placed On Leave

Posted: 05/24/2013 - Lois Lerner, the head of the tax-exempt organizations division of the IRS, has been placed on administrative leave, an administration official has confirmed to CBS News

Read More

Boy Scouts To Vote On Allowing Openly Gay Members

Posted: 05/23/2013 - The Boy Scouts of America's national leadership will vote Thursday whether to allow openly gay Scouts in its ranks, a critical and emotionally charged moment for one of the nation's oldest youth organizations and its millions of members.

Read More

Drones, Guantanamo Part Of Broad Obama Counterterrorism Speech

Posted: 05/23/2013 - President Obama on Thursday will deliver a major speech on his counterterrorism policies, addressing everything from drone strikes and the status of the prison at Guantanamo Bay, to continuing efforts to fight al Qaeda and the legal framework for the continuing "war on terror."

Read More

Over 50 Injured Following Ind. School Bus Crash

Posted: 05/22/2013 - A school bus slammed into the back of another one Wednesday afternoon, setting off a chain-reaction crash involving four buses in northern Indiana, leaving about 50 middle and high students with non-serious injuries and one driver seriously injured.

Read More

Friend Of Boston Bombing Suspect Killed In FBI Shootout

Posted: 05/22/2013 - The FBI was involved in a fatal shooting near Universal Studios in Orlando, Fla., early Wednesday that killed a man with ties to the older brother suspected in last month's deadly terrorist bombing at the Boston Marathon.

Read More

Anthony Weiner Running For NYC Mayor

Posted: 05/22/2013 - Anthony Weiner has tossed his hat into the race for New York City mayor, joining a crowded field and formally beginning an attempt to come back from a scandal that forced him to resign from the House of Representatives.

Read More
631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email: feedback@wibw.com
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.