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TX: stepmother of malnourished boy in closet speaks out

A woman in Texas charged with felony child abuse against her five-year-old stepson is speaking out, telling her side of the story.

Officials confirm at least 28 killed in WA mudslide

In a normal week, the Weller Funeral Home in Arlington, Wash., might prepare for two or three funerals.

New GM CEO testifies in front of Senate Subcommittee

This morning Mary Barra testifies again before the Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Product Safety. It's likely to be another contentious hearing.

Rich man, I am: CA Yoda fan wins $425M Powerball prize

  You and I got pranked on April Fools' Day. B. Raymond Buxton got paid.

Are mammograms worth the risk?

Each year thousands of women find themselves undergoing a mammogram, hoping a few moments of discomfort will help them avoid breast cancer.

PA man survives chainsaw getting stuck in neck

A Pennsylvania man is recovering after accidentally striking himself in the neck with a chainsaw.

Human trafficking victim escapes in Utah after kidnapped in NY

Two people are accused of kidnapping a woman in New York and taking her to Salt Lake City as part of a human trafficking ring.

Sheriff: April Fools' joke about school shooting leads to Spartanburg woman charged

Spartanburg (WHNS) -- Spartanburg County deputies said a woman will be charged after she sent a text message about a shooting at a local college as an April Fools' joke.

Colorado town to vote on drone hunting measure

Deer Trail, CO (KDVR) -- Residents in the small eastern Colorado town of Deer Trail will vote Tuesday on a measure allowing residents to shoot down areal drones.

Thief steals donation jar for terminally ill PA woman

Surveillance video shows a man stealing a donation jar filled with money meant for a terminally ill woman.

FL man punches woman in drive-thru

It's happened to all of us at some point, getting cut off at the drive-thru. But when it happened here at this winter haven's McDonald’s last night one woman couldn't steer clear of a bout of road rage.

TN: Facebook picture leads to diagnosis of rare disease

A Tennessee toddler was diagnosed with a rare eye disease after her mother posted a picture of her on Facebook.

TX boy found beaten, malnourished under stairs

A father and stepmother in Harris County, Texas are facing child endangerment charges. Police say they were abusing one of their seven children.

Houston woman accused of murdering husband with stiletto shoe stands trial

The trial is underway for a Houston woman prosecutors say stabbed her boyfriend 25 times with her high-heel shoe, killing him. But attorneys for Ana Trujillo say she was just defending herself.

Number of people killed in Washington State mudslide increases to 24

Estimated financial losses from the deadly Washington mudslide that has killed at least 24 people have reached $10 million, Gov. Jay Inslee said Monday in a letter asking the federal government for a major disaster declaration.