Breaking News

National News

Man's handicap-accessible snow fort melts hearts

CINCINNATI — When Greggory Eichhorn’s friend posted a picture of the handicap-accessible snow fort he built for his daughter, he had no idea the impact it would have. Since it was posted to Reddit on Monday, it’s been Upvoted more than 71,000 times. Nearly a thousand people have left comments. Eichhorn and his wife have nine adopted children — all …

Read More »

Grenade-shaped lighter prompts bomb scare

AUBURN (CBS) – The Massachusetts State Police bomb squad was called to an Auburn recycling plant to investigate after a possible live grenade was discovered. The device turned out to be a butane lighter in the shape of a grenade. Residents were asked to avoid the area of Casella Recycling on Hardscrabble Road during the incident. A butane lighter that …

Read More »

Newborn's remains found in trash at Amazon building in Phoenix

The call came in Wednesday at around 8:30 p.m. that a baby was found deceased at the business near West Lower Buckeye Road, according to Phoenix Police spokesman Vincent Lewis. The child was discovered in the trash can of a women’s restroom. According to CNN affiliate KNXV, police say that the child could not be revived. Police tell the station …

Read More »

Husband says wife was given a lethal dose of Fentanyl. He wants to know why.

David Austin was shocked when he found out that his wife was one of 27 people who may have been given excessive — possibly lethal — doses of Fentanyl.The widower, who is suing an Ohio doctor that ordered the dose he believes killed his wife, was still distraught when he spoke to CNN affiliate WBNS. “27 people …” he said …

Read More »

Police: Woman held hostage, beaten, molested

Please enable Javascript to watch this video WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — Police in Wilkes-Barre say a woman who was being held hostage and molested by a man who was threatening to kill her managed to escape on her own. Police say Matthew Gyle, 39, of Wilkes-Barre, threatened that woman with what looked like an ice pick and told her she wasn’t …

Read More »

Couple may face citation after trying to save freezing deer

Please enable Javascript to watch this video John and Terri Stoll say they were confident they were doing the right thing when they helped pull a baby buck out of a freezing lake at Pinchot State Park Saturday morning. “You don’t want to see anything like that. For us personally, that was just heart wrenching to see, and it just …

Read More »

In a 'funk' as 2020 decision looms, Beto O'Rourke hits the road

Two weeks after leaving Congress, O’Rourke drove north this week on Route 54. He researched his family’s history in northern New Mexico, visited colleges there and in Oklahoma’s Panhandle, and stopped at a motel in Kansas. Then he described what he’d seen in a travel diary-style post on Medium. Aides wouldn’t say where O’Rourke, who is deciding whether to seek …

Read More »

NYC residents take on postal service over parking

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An ongoing battle between some residents in Brooklyn and their local post office has intensified and crossed over into vandalism. An angry message has been delivered to the United States Postal Service in Park Slope: No parking on our street. A USPS delivery truck in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn was vandalized near the van …

Read More »