National

(Atlanta, GA) -- The CDC says less than half of Americans are getting vaccinated against the flu. The news is especially upsetting to medical professionals, as the health institute is predicting this year's flu season may be worse than usual. The CDC recommends a shot for...
(Washington, DC) -- Senators are moving toward a vote to arm Syrian rebels. President Obama wants roughly 500-million dollars to train and arm up to five-thousand moderate Syrians for the fight against ISIS. Michigan Democrat Carl Levin chairs the Senate Armed Services Committee...
(Camino, CA) -- A suspect is in custody in connection with one of the ten major wildfires that are raging across California. El Dorado County Sheriff John D'Agostini said 37-year-old Wayne Allen Huntsman is charged with arson after being arrested Wednesday in Placerville. Bail...
(Washington, DC) -- The U.S Border Patrol will soon be using body cameras. The move comes after Customs and Border Patrol released a critical review of the handling of use of force incidents, concluding some incidents lacked justification. Testing of the body cameras will take...
(St. Louis, MO) -- St. Louis County Police are releasing details about a deadly officer-involved shooting that happened just a few miles from the spot where unarmed Missouri teenager Michael Brown was killed last month. St. Louis County Police sergeant Brian Schellman said the...
(Washington, DC) -- The White House is applauding France's decision to join the U.S. airstrikes against ISIS targets in Iraq. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest said the U.S. looks forward to coordinating efforts with France to degrade and ultimately destroy ISIS. The U.S. is...
(Undated) -- The summer of 2014 is officially the hottest on record. The National Climatic Data Center says the global average temperature for summer was more than a degree above the 20th century average of 61.5 degrees. Climatologists say we're also on the way to recording the...
(Washington, DC) -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is warning about the growing ISIS threat. In a House hearing, Hagel said the terror group must be degraded and ultimately destroyed. He noted that U.S. military power alone cannot defeat ISIS. Hagel also touted the broad...
(Washington, DC) -- The Senate is expected to take up a measure to train and arm up to five-thousand Syrian rebels after it passed the House. The 500-million dollar measure aims to equip moderate Syrian rebels for the fight against ISIS. The measure is attached to a bill...