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Secret Service Reassigns Agents Following Drinking Incidents

Secret Service Reassigns Agents Following Drinking Incidents

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — After another embarrassing run-in with alcohol, multiple Secret Service agents have now been reassigned — most notably: the head of the special operations division. All this comes after reports l…

Dozens Fall Ill Aboard Cruise Ship Along California Coast

Dozens Fall Ill Aboard Cruise Ship Along California Coast

File photo. (Jupiterimages/Thinkstock)(SAN FRANCISCO) — After 37 people fell ill on a California coast cruise this week, a spokesperson for the cruise line says the cruise will not be cut short.The Crown Princess departed Los Angeles on April 5 for a …

Marine Shoots, Kills Another Marine at Camp Lejeune

Marine Shoots, Kills Another Marine at Camp Lejeune

iStock/Thinkstock(CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.) — A Marine standing guard at Camp Lejeune’s main gate shot and killed another Marine at the North Carolina military facility on Tuesday.The shooter, who was not immediately identified by military officials, …

Kansas City Authorities Seek Serial Highway Shooter

Kansas City Authorities Seek Serial Highway Shooter

Kansas City authorities are seeking the person or persons behind a series of shootings that have left several injured. (KMBC)(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) — Federal agents have joined the hunt for a spree shooter terrorizing motorists in the Kansas City, Mo., a…

President Obama to Visit Site of Deadly Mudslide

President Obama to Visit Site of Deadly Mudslide

Lindsey Wasson/The Seattle Times-Pool/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Obama will travel later this month to the site of the mudslide near Seattle, where 36 people have been found dead and a dozen others are still missing.The White House said Tues…

Ana Trujillo Found Guilty of Killing Boyfriend with Stiletto Shoe

Ana Trujillo Found Guilty of Killing Boyfriend with Stiletto Shoe

Houston Police Dept./University of Houston(HOUSTON) — A Houston jury found Ana Trujillo guilty Tuesday in the so-called “stiletto murder” of her boyfriend who was battered by her spiked heel shoe. Trujillo briefly closed her eyes as the verdict was re…

WATCH: ‘Batkid’ Throws First Pitch at Giants Game

WATCH: ‘Batkid’ Throws First Pitch at Giants Game

Trisha Leeper/WireImage(SAN FRANCISCO) — Miles Scott, the 5-year-old who stopped traffic in San Francisco last November with his appearance as Batkid during a Make-a-Wish Foundation event, threw the ceremonial first pitch at a Giants game Tuesday to r…

Ft. Hood ’09 Massacre Survivor to Obama: Don’t Forget About Us

Ft. Hood ’09 Massacre Survivor to Obama: Don’t Forget About Us

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Obama is scheduled to travel to Fort Hood Wednesday to honor the three people killed in the recent shooting there, but a survivor of the 2009 Fort Hood massacre has asked that the president take a fe…

WATCH: Rat Terrorizes New Yorkers on Subway Train

WATCH: Rat Terrorizes New Yorkers on Subway Train

Photodisc/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A rat sent straphangers shrieking and leaping onto their seats when it was spotted scurrying across the floor of a New York City subway train Monday morning.Shocking video shows the plump pest terrorizing passengers on…

DUI Suspect Sports Ironic T-Shirt In Mug Shot

DUI Suspect Sports Ironic T-Shirt In Mug Shot

Benton County Jail(NEW YORK) — A picture is worth a thousand words, and such is the case with 21-year-old Oregonian Ross McMakin, whose mug shot for a DUI-related arrest Sunday night featured him wearing a grin and a T-shirt featuring the words “Drunk…

Moroccan National Wanted to Use Planes to Bomb Federal Courthouse, FBI Says

Moroccan National Wanted to Use Planes to Bomb Federal Courthouse, FBI Says

FBI(BRIDGEPORT, Conn.) — A Moroccan national arrested in Connecticut on immigration violations wanted to “use airplanes, possibly toy planes” to bomb a federal courthouse and an unnamed university, the FBI said Tuesday.Various hand tools a…

Orca Ban in Theme Parks a ‘Silly Bill,’ SeaWorld Says

Orca Ban in Theme Parks a ‘Silly Bill,’ SeaWorld Says

Visions of America/UIG via Getty Images(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) — A proposal to ban killer whales from performing in California theme parks is a “silly, silly bill,” a spokesman for SeaWorld said Tuesday, and he warned the state legislature th…

Habanero Peppers Trigger Colorado School Closure

Habanero Peppers Trigger Colorado School Closure

iStock/Thinkstock(JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo.) — School officials in Colorado say six habanero peppers triggered a rash of allergic-like reactions that shut down a Lakewood County public school.Jefferson County Open School was evacuated Monday afternoon w…

Life on Mars? How Else to Explain This Mars Rover Picture?

Life on Mars? How Else to Explain This Mars Rover Picture?

NASA(PASADENA, Calif.) — Could it be a Martian’s campfire? A UFO? A rival planet’s rover cooking along on the horizon with sterno?What appear as glints of light on new photos from NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover probably are just a reflection, glare on a …

Support Swells for Single Mom Arrested for Allegedly Leaving Kids in Car

Support Swells for Single Mom Arrested for Allegedly Leaving Kids in Car

Scottsdale Police Department(PHOENIX) — Amanda Bishop doesn’t know Shanesha Taylor, the single mother who was arrested for allegedly leaving her kids in a car during a job interview, but she felt compelled to do something to help her.“Ther…

Washington State Landslide Death Toll Now 33

Washington State Landslide Death Toll Now 33

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(OSO, Wash.) — Officials in Snohomish County, Wash., have updated the death toll from the March 22 disaster near Oso to 33 after the remains of three more victims were found Monday.Three of the 33 victims have not yet been …

UConn Beats Kentucky to Win NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship

UConn Beats Kentucky to Win NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship

Jamie Squire/Getty Images(DALLAS) — University of Connecticut fooled all the experts to win the NCAA men’s basketball championship Monday night in Dallas, defeating the University of Kentucky Wildcats, 60 to 54.Neither team was expected to go this far…

New Details Announced from Ft. Hood Shooting Investigation

New Details Announced from Ft. Hood Shooting Investigation

(KILLEEN, Texas) — Military officials announced Monday that the autopsy on the Fort Hood shooter confirms he took his own life. Speaking at the base, Army spokesman Chris Gray also confirmed Ivan Lopez had argued with someone about a request for leave…

Navy’s Future on Video: Fly Choppers with Tablets, Blast Enemies with Rail Guns

Navy’s Future on Video: Fly Choppers with Tablets, Blast Enemies with Rail Guns

Photos.com/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Think of it as reality catching up with science fiction as Navy researchers have unveiled three technological advancements that could not only change the battlefield of tomorrow but also have impacts in the civilian…

Nevada Rancher Threatens ‘Range War’ Against Feds

Nevada Rancher Threatens ‘Range War’ Against Feds

iStock/Thinkstock(BUNKERVILLE, Nev.) — A Nevada rancher’s threat to wage a “range war” with the Bureau of Land Management precipitated a standoff Monday between supporters of the embattled rancher, Cliven Bundy, and federal law enforcement officials.B…

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