National

(Buffalo, NY) -- Buffalo, New York expects to pile up as much snow in one week as the area usually gets in year. Forecasters say by the time the snow stops falling Friday, western New York could have around eight-feet of snow on the ground. That's about the yearly average. Five-...
(Undated) -- Mike Nichols is dead. The legendary director of film, theater and television died suddenly Wednesday at the age of 83. Nichols' death was described as sudden by ABC News President James Golston, who announced the news in a statement. He is survived by his wife, ABC...
(San Juan, PR) -- Two men are in a Puerto Rico jail, accused of killing a U.S. Army veteran and three members of his family. Police say the suspects shot and killed 66-year-old Miguel Ortiz Diaz, his wife, mother-in-law, and 15-year-old son. Authorities say the 26- and 27-year-...
(Undated) -- The 38th annual Great American Smokeout is today. The third Thursday of each November is when the American Cancer Society encourages smokers to quit the habit, or consider quitting. Tobacco use is the single largest preventable cause of disease and premature death...
(New York) -- American attitudes about politics haven't changed, despite the change in the political landscape after the midterm elections. A new NBC News/"Wall Street Journal" poll shows more than three-fourths of Americans say the election won't change the nation's direction...
(Tallahassee, FL) -- Tallahassee Mayor-elect Andrew Gillum is reacting to an overnight shooting on the Florida State University campus. A gunman who wounded at least three people is dead after he was confronted by campus police at Florida State. The unnamed shooter was killed...
(Washington, DC) -- An explosive air bag from a Japanese auto parts maker might be linked to another death. Senators Ed Markey and Richard Blumenthal will hold a news conference Thursday with the sister of an Arizona car accident victim who may have died because of a faulty...
(Undated) -- Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb is thinking about running for President. Webb is forming an exploratory committee to consider a campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination. Webb rolled out the website for his exploratory committee with a message on his...
(Bronx, NY) -- The career criminal accused of pushing a stranger to his death in front of an oncoming train last Sunday is being held without bail in New York City. Attorney Edward McGowan wants Kevin Darden to have his day in court before people jump to conclusions. Darden is...