Alan Henning, the latest hostage threatened with death by militants of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), is neither a journalist nor a professional aid worker. The 47-year-old is a taxi driver from northwest England whom friends describe as a “big man with a big heart,” according to the Guardian newspaper in the United Kingdom.
Adrian Peterson's lawyer called a new report tonight claiming that the star Minnesota Vikings running back was accused of abusing another of his children "unsubstantiated," and the team said it was aware of the allegation when it reinstated him today after he was benched for one game.
President Obama plans to unveil today an expanded the U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the worst outbreak of the disease in history.
The pending child abuse case against Minnesota Viking Adrian Peterson has brought spanking, a common form of child discipline used by parents, back into public scrutiny.
Do you leave a tip in your hotel room for the maid? Marriott is launching a program with Maria Shriver to put envelopes in hotel rooms to encourage tipping.
Enterovirus D68, the respiratory illness suspected of hospitalizing hundreds of children across the nation, has now spread to the Northeast and is likely to hit the whole country.
On the heels of New York Fashion Week, we're talking about one of beauty's hottest trends right now -- bold brows -- in today's Makeover Monday.
If and when Hillary Clinton runs for president again, history will record that her campaign began in all but name with a swarm of young and "ready" activists, stage-managed banter about grilled hunks of Iowa meat, and a concession that she's "thinking about" what she referred to only as "that other thing."
Plentiful moisture pumped north by Hurricane Odile looks to trigger a few days of rain chances -- today through Wednesday -- across the South Plains. KAMC's Kristen Currie has more details on when and where we can expect these showers in today's weather webcast.
Miss New York Kira Kazantsev won the Miss America pageant Sunday night, with the help of a red plastic cup.
Sunday was a difficult day for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
Residents and tourists hunkered down in shelters and hotel conference rooms overnight as a powerful and sprawling Hurricane Odile made landfall on the southern Baja California peninsula.
The Great Dane from Michigan that held the title of world's tallest dog has died at age 5.
Yahoo said Thursday the government threatened to fine the company $250,000 a day if it did not comply with demands to go along with an expansion of U.S. surveillance by surrendering online information, a step the company regarded as unconstitutional.
An Arizona mom who left her two youngest children in a hot car says she's making up for lost time now that she has regained custody of her kids.
Miami Marlins star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton was hit in the face by a pitch Thursday, crumpling to the ground in pain before being driven off the field in an ambulance.
Grab the umbrella! On and off rain showers are expected for most of the day with afternoon temperatures down to the upper 50s. KAMC's Kristen Currie has more details on today's soggy & unseasonably cool forecast.
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The White House says President Obama does not need Congressional approval for expanded strikes against ISIS in Iraq and possibly Syria because he already has the authority he needs based under the 2001 Authorization for Military Force against Al Qaeda and its affiliates that was passed by Congress in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks.
T.J. Lane, who was serving three life sentences for a notorious high school shooting spree, escaped from an Ohio prison but was later taken back into custody, authorities said.
Lex Dooley with Texas Tech Physicians: Pediatrics sits down with KAMC's Allison Morrison to discuss the "Back To School Plague" in today's All About The Kids Thursday.
First comes the excitement about a new iPhone and then the indecision.
A Montana college student whose SUV broke down on a gravel road in a remote forest stayed alive until help arrived two days later thanks to quick-thinking survival techniques he read about as a kid.
A 4-year-old girl has died of complications from E. coli while her 5-year-old friend remains in critical condition, also infected with E. coli, a lawyer for the girl’s family told ABC News.
A father accused of killing his five small children has not said why he allegedly murdered them, an emotional sheriff said today, but the sheriff said the dad appeared "disoriented" when stopped by cops and that they found synthetic marijuana known as "spice" in his car.
A man convicted of gunning down his former common-law wife and her brother more than two decades ago in Houston was put to death by lethal injection Wednesday evening.
Former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III will conduct an independent investigation into the NFL’s pursuit and handling of evidence in the Ray Rice situation, league commissioner Roger Goodell announced.
In an address to the nation tonight, President Obama laid out his most detailed plan yet to "lead a broad coalition" to confront the vexing problem of ISIS, the militant group that executed American journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff in Syria and terrorized civilians in Syria and neighboring Iraq.
Before Avery Maisel met Make-A-Wish, she'd only been to two states
The Apple Watch went through “millions” of different version before it was unveiled today in Cupertino, California, Apple Senior Vice President of Design Jony Ive told ABC News’ David Muir in an exclusive interview.
Baltimore Ravens owner Stephen Bisciotti wrote a letter to the team's fans and sponsors Tuesday, addressing the team's handling of the Ray Rice situation and stating that the Ravens could have handled things differently.
Honda shared its vision of the hands-free highway commute Tuesday, a car that can safely drive itself on the freeway while the driver's hands are off the wheel.
A dying Iowa man who grew marijuana to treat terminal cancer was sentenced to probation Tuesday, avoiding prison even as he defended his decision to violate the law.
Our cold front has arrived! A slightly cooler Wednesday will only be the first of many cooler days ahead. KAMC's Kristen Currie has a look at just how far our temperatures will drop in today's weather webcast.
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President Barack Obama will ask Congress to quickly authorize the arming and training of Syrian opposition forces but will press forward without formal sign-off from lawmakers on a broader military and political effort to combat militants in Syria and Iraq, administration officials said Tuesday.
Preliminary results have identified no “bad toxins” in the mystery substance that was injected into a U.S. air marshal in an attack at a Nigerian airport late Sunday, the FBI said today.
When faced with several hours spent twiddling their thumbs on a flight, some travelers figure, "Why not paint them, instead?" But in-flight manicures are rarely indulged by cabin crews and the activity even led to a California woman being arrested at her destination two years ago.
Football players, fans and businesses are cheering the Baltimore Ravens' decision to cut Ray Rice, hours after a second video emerged of the football player's violent fight with his wife in a casino elevator -- this time, showing the punch that knocked her to the ground.
KAMC's Allison Morrison & Kristen Currie weed out the facts from the fibs in today's health news. Today's topics: early detection of autism, a new warning about e-cigarettes and whether or not pregnant women at risk for pre-eclampsia should take asprin on a daily basis.
Home Depot confirmed on Monday that its payment systems have been hacked in a data breach that could affect millions of shoppers who used credit and debit cards at its more than 2,000 U.S. and Canadian stores.
The remnants of Hurricane Norbert pushed into the desert Southwest and swamped Phoenix with record rainfall for a single day, turning freeways into small lakes and sending rescuers scrambling to get drivers out of inundated cars.
We'll see a spike in our high temperatures Tuesday afternoon before a cold front keeps us below average for the next several days. KAMC's Kristen Currie has more details on this week's temperature slide.
Human remains discovered in rural Tennessee are those of a missing nursing student who disappeared from her home in April 2011, authorities say.
Another American Ebola patient is headed to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment, according to a statement from the hospital. The patient is expected to arrive Tuesday morning.
President Obama in recent weeks has offered mixed messages about the threat from Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria and his plan to confront it. Now, he plans to set the record straight and provide greater clarity about his strategy in a speech to the nation on Wednesday.
Despite being cut by the NFL's Baltimore Ravens amid domestic abuse allegations, Rice will probably get to keep most of the money he's been paid under his contract.
A California bank robbery suspect probably should have bought a bag with all the money he's accused of stealing since he was allegedly caught stuffing it down his pants during his getaway.
Sen. Ted Cruz accused President Obama of underestimating and misjudging the threat posed by ISIS, but said he should seek congressional approval before deciding whether to escalate the military campaign against the Islamic extremists.