Man fends off armed carjackers with power washer A Louisiana man fought off a pair of carjackers last week attempting to steal his automobile at a car wash by using the car wash's power sprayer, forcing the robber to retreat, KSLA-TV reported.
13-year-old beats Michael Jordan at his own game A lot of kids grow up wanting to play like Mike -- but 13-year-old Damon Stock got to play with Mike.
WATCH: Plane honors fallen WWII soldier A plane full of passengers sang "Battle Hymn of the Republic" for a fallen World War II soldier as his remains were escorted home.
Obama picks Chicago for presidential library A person familiar with the selection process says an exact location for President Barack Obama's presidential library has been chosen.
Deck of 'Woman Cards' are big seller at DNC The deck featuring original portraits of important American women raised $150,000 on Kickstarter.
What to buy (and skip) in August The start of a new month is signaled by more than simply turning a page on the calendar. In the retail world, it marks the beginning of new price cuts on a fresh set of products.
Thousands fired in wake of failed coup in Turkey Close to 1,700 officers have been formally discharged from the Turkish military following the country's failed coup.
Russian weightlifters fail 2012 Olympic re-tests Eleven weightlifters, including three Russian medalists, have tested positive for steroids in 2012 Olympic re-tests.
Fed keeps interest rates unchanged The Federal Reserve is keeping interest rates unchanged while noting that near-term risks to the economy have diminished.
VIDEO: Kayaker gets trapped in a whirlpool Sean Rist was saved after he got separated from his kayak and couldn't get out of a whirlpool.
Trump: Russia should find Clinton's emails Donald Trump has a message for Russia: find Hillary Clinton's missing emails.
Girls to be tried as adults in Slender Man case A Wisconsin state appeals court ruled Wednesday that two girls accused of trying to kill their classmate in an attempt to please the fictional horror character Slender Man should be tried as adults.
Explosion reported near German migration office German police say they have deployed officers near a refugee accommodation center and a branch of the country's office for asylum-seekers amid reports of an explosion.
Behind The Spotlight: The Mowgli's The Mowgli's sit down with Crystle Lampitt to talk life on the road, Kansas City and what keeps them going.
Charges dropped against officers in Gray case Prosecutors drop all charges against Baltimore police officer charged in death of Freddie Gray, a black man injured in custody.
Reagan shooter can live in Virginia, judge rules A judge says the man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full-time in Virginia.
Ice Bucket Challenge helps find gene The ALS Association is crediting money raised through the Ice Bucket Challenge for the discovery of a gene.
Dozens arrested outside Minn. governor's mansion Nearly 70 people have been arrested as police cleared demonstrators from the street in front of the Minnesota governor's mansion.
Dad behind pro-Trump girl group suing campaign The father behind the 'USA Freedom Kids' plans to sues Trump's campaign for promises that allegedly never materialized.
46 people rescued from sinking boat off Alaska Forty-six people abandoned a sinking fishing vessel in Alaska's Aleutian Islands, and were eventually rescued by two vessels.
Clinton officially named Democratic nominee Clinton was named the party's nominee during Tuesday's roll call.
DNC 2016: Recap of Tuesday's action Read highlights, see photos and videos from Tuesday's action at the DNC.
Boy's wish to be a garbage man granted A six-year-old boy's wish to be a garbage man was granted by the Make-A-Wish foundation on Tuesday.
Anti-abortion activists cleared by judge A Texas judge cleared anti-abortion activists that shot undercover videos attempting to buy fetal tissue from Planned Parenthood.
Obama's Kenyan half-brother supports Trump A Kenyan half-brother of President Barack Obama said Tuesday he supports Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Does Hollywood demean Christianity? Does Hollywood demean or misrepresent Christianity? That's a question that Pure Flix Entertainment asked Americans.
Miami police headquarters evacuated The downtown Miami Police Department headquarters has been evacuated while authorities investigate a suspicious package.
History as Clinton ascends to nomination A glass ceiling is shattering at the Democratic National Convention as Hillary Clinton ascends to the presidential nomination with Tuesday's roll call of the states.
Wayside Waifs Bark Park adds comfort station Wayside Waifs Bark Park is adding a comfort station for you and your furry friend.
Evacuees return but huge wildfire still raging Most of the roughly 20,000 evacuees forced out by a wildfire were cleared to go home.
General Mills expands flour recall General Mills is expanding a flour recall issued over a possible link to an E. coli outbreak after four new illnesses were reported.
German police: Shots fired at Berlin hospital German police say shots have been fired at a hospital in Berlin.
Florida grieves over another nightclub shooting Seventeen people ranging in age from 12 to 27 were wounded outside of the Fort Myers night club.
LA officer wounded in city housing project A Los Angeles police officer was shot and wounded late Monday night as gunfire erupted in the Watts section of the city, authorities said.
2 attackers, 1 hostage killed in Normandy church Two attackers seized hostages in a church near the Normandy city of Rouen on Tuesday.
Warning letter by man accused of Japan stabbing The man accused of carrying out a mass stabbing at a Japanese facility for the mentally disabled had written a letter in February to parliament's lower house speaker.
'Sell by' dates contribute to food waste In America alone, we’re responsible for more than 70 billion pounds of food waste each year.
WATCH: Snoring pug annoys vocal family cat We’re not sure what’s more annoying: the dog’s insanely loud snoring, or the cat’s displeased response.
Police reunite traveler with lost turtle A turtle found wandering around a busy New York City bus terminal has been reunited with its grateful but sleepy owner.
Sanders gets emotional reception at DNC Bernie Sanders got a loud, tearful reception when he spoke at the DNC on Monday.
Sanders, Mrs Obama, Warren take convention stage The first lady blew the lid off of the DNC with her powerful speech Monday night.
Videos capture stunning lightning strikes A rash of severe weather has provided the country with some beautiful — and terrifying — videos.
Shooting death reported in KCK Detectives are at another homicide scene, this one Monday evening at Fourth Street and Troup Avenue.
Solar-powered plane finishes flight around Earth The Solar Impulse 2 plane has landed in Abu Dhabi more than a year after its initial take off.
Judge: Man must cover swastika tattoo for trial A Las Vegas judge has ordered a cosmetologist to cover up a defendant's neck and facial tattoos that include a swastika.
Knifeman kills at least 19 in Japan An attacker wielding a knife has killed at least 19 people at an assisted living center in Japan.
DNC offers apology to Bernie Sanders The Democratic National Convention has offered a "sincere apology" to Bernie Sanders after this weekend's email leak.
OPPD: Driver shot at while driving on West 119th Overland Park police are investigating after someone was shot at while driving early Monday morning.
DNC 2016: Recap of Monday's action Follow along with a full recap of highlights from the first night of the Democratic National Convention.
Motorcycle almost makes a cliff dive Motorcycle encounter with target fixation takes rider over a cliff he can't ignore.