National News

  • Tallest, Fastest, Steepest Roller Coaster Opens

    A new terrifying roller coaster opens in Six Flags Great America.

  • Today in History for June 23rd

    Highlights of this day in history: A key moment in the Watergate scandal; Adolf Hitler visits Paris after France falls to Nazi Germany; The typewriter gets a patent; Polio vaccine pioneer Dr.

  • 'Pig' the Dog Turns Heads-When She Can't

    A deformed dog in Alabama has gained popularity after thousands of internet viewers discovered videos of the odd shaped mutt named Pig who now has a Facebook page with almost 4,000 likes.

  • US, Portugal Draw 2-2 in World Cup Match

    With less than a minute left in the match, Portugal scored their second goal, forcing a draw in their World Cup match against the United States on Sunday.

  • Kathy Griffin's Non-paid Gig: Daytime Emmys

    The 41st Daytime Emmy Awards host Kathy Griffin reveals she is working at the show for free. Soap star Don Diamont recalls an unexpected fan encounter, while Wayne Brady complains about the shenanigans on the set of his show.

  • ISIS Edges Closer To Baghdad, Attacks Major Oil Refineries

    Violence threatens to send Iraq into civil war, and ISIS continues to advance on Baghdad. Some suggest ISIS’ success is less about military prowess than Prime Minister Nouri Al-Maliki’s unwillingness to treat Sunnis fairly.

  • Today in History for June 18th

    Highlights of this day in history: Churchill rallies Britain in World War II; Napoleon beaten at Battle of Waterloo; Amelia Earhart crosses the Atlantic; Sally Ride becomes America's first woman in space; Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney born.

  • Last Surviving Passenger Pigeon on Display

    Martha, the last surviving passenger pigeon, is being taken out of storage and being put on public display in a new Smithsonian Institution exhibit this month.

  • Trademark Board Rules Against Redskins Name

    The U.S. Patent Office has ruled the Washington Redskins nickname is "disparaging of Native Americans" and that the team's federal trademarks for the name must be canceled.

  • MN Man Gets Ring Back, 60 Years After Losing It

    It's the talk of the town in Fergus Falls, Minnesota. Burke Schultz, 83, finally has his class ring back - 60 years after he lost it while stationed at Fort Benning, Georgia.

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