Tent blows off mooring during storm and kills 1 near Chicago

Published Aug. 2 2015 @ 9:10pm

WOOD DALE, Ill. -- One person was killed and 20 injured on Sunday when a tent where people had sought shelter during a brief storm blew off its moorings and collapsed on some of the crowd at a festival in a Chicago suburb.

Updated: Memphis police identify suspect in fatal shooting of officer; manhunt underway to locate him

Published Aug. 2 2015

MEMPHIS -- Tennessee police officials have identified a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Memphispolice officer and they are...

Climate change: Obama orders steeper cuts from power plants

Published Aug. 2 2015

WASHINGTON -- Aiming to jolt the rest of the world to action, President Barack Obama moved ahead Sunday with even...

Triple Crown winner American Pharoah wins Haskell in return

Published Aug. 2 2015

OCEANPORT, N.J. -- American Pharoah turned on the speed in the stretch and easily won the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational...

Matt Kenseth stretches his fuel and steals a win at Pocono

Published Aug. 2 2015

LONG POND, Pa. -- Matt Kenseth stretched his fuel and zipped past the fading leaders in the final thrilling laps...

Explosions shock congregants at 2 New Mexico churches

Published Aug. 2 2015

LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- A pair of small explosions just 20 minutes and a few miles apart shocked congregants Sunday...

Man accused of decapitating wife in Phoenix leaves hospital for jail

Published Aug. 2 2015

PHOENIX -- A man accused of decapitating his wife and their pet dogs before mutilating himself has gone from a...

Peterson, Teheran lead Braves past Phillies 6-2

Published Aug. 2 2015

PHILADELPHIA -- The plane ride home will feel a little better for the Atlanta Braves.

Chattanooga Police investigating shooting of man shot on West 38th Street

Published Aug. 2 2015

Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot at 2:47 a.m. on August 2, 2015 on West 38th St.

Memphis police officer fatally shot during traffic stop

Published Aug. 2 2015

MEMPHIS -- A police officer was fatally shot during a traffic stop in Memphis Saturday night and a manhunt is...

Man shot in Cleveland, Tenn.; police hunting for Corey Mullinax

Published Aug. 2 2015

A shooting at Forest Grove Apartments at 2350 Blackburn Road in Cleveland, Tenn., happened around 9:15 p.m., according to...

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Published Aug. 2 2015

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Phillies hit 3 HRs in 12-2 win over Braves

Published Aug. 1 2015

PHILADELPHIA -- The way the Philadelphia Phillies are playing right now, they believe they're going to win every game.

Someone in Philadelphia damaged Hitchhiking robot beyond repair

Published Aug. 1 2015

PHILADELPHIA — A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.

Bobby Brown, family mourn the late Bobbi Kristina at funeral

Published Aug. 1 2015

ALPHARETTA, Ga. -- R&B singer Bobby Brown emerged from the funeral of his daughter BobbiKristina Brown, staring toward the ground...

Researcher in Zimbabwe doubts report of 2nd lion killing

Published Aug. 1 2015

JOHANNESBURG -- A lion researcher in Zimbabwe on Saturday cast doubt on a report of the shooting death of a...

7-year-old Kentucky girl tumbles 30 feet from waterfall in Smokies

Published Aug. 1 2015

A 7-year-old girl is recovering at home in Kentucky after falling 30 feet from a waterfall Thursday in the Great...

UK police confirm 3 bin Ladens killed in England plane crash

Published Aug. 1 2015

LONDON -- Three relatives of the late al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden were among four people killed when a private...

Biden associates resume discussion about presidential run

Published Aug. 1 2015

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden's associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations...

WHO and sailing body seek virus tests in Rio Olympic venues

Published Aug. 1 2015

RIO DE JANEIRO -- The World Health Organization has asked the IOC to analyze virus levels in Rio de Janeiro'sOlympic...