Mother-daughter pair who allegedly cut baby from teen mom's belly facing new charge

Kuzma/iStock(CHICAGO) -- The mother-daughter duo accused of murdering a pregnant teen and cutting the baby from her body are now being charged in the death of the child.

Three kids detained at Chicago airport after undocumented parents afraid to pick them up

groveb/iStock(CHICAGO) -- Three children, all American citizens, were detained for several hours at Chicago O’Hare International Airport on Thursday after their adult companion was deemed "inadmissible" by U.S....

Boater attacked, possibly by a shark, near Miami Beach

ABC News(MIAMI) -- A boater was attacked and injured, possibly by a shark off the coast of Miami on Thursday afternoon, officials said. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded about 12:40 p.m. to an emergency call from a boater...

California authorities find nearly 15 tons of illegally-grown marijuana

Nastasic/iStock(LOS ANGELES) -- Authorities in Southern California have conducted a massive drug bust that includes 14.9 tons of illegally-grown marijuana in one area. In addition to the drugs, investigators also found...

Man scales outside of apartment building to escape fire in Philadelphia

WPVI-TV(PHILADELPHIA) -- A man seen scaling the outside of a 19-story apartment building to escape a fire in Philadelphia on Thursday night made it to ground level unharmed. No other injuries related to the fire were...

Four Chicago police officers fired over alleged cover-up of Laquan McDonald shooting

400tmax/iStock(CHICAGO) -- Four Chicago police officers have been fired over their alleged cover-up of the 2014 murder of a black teenager, Laquan McDonald, by former officer Jason Van Dyke. The Chicago Police Board...

Midwest bracing for possible tornadoes as heatwave strikes US

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Two tornadoes were reported on Thursday in South Dakota and Wisconsin, a waterspout was seen near New Orleans, and the Upper Midwest, especially Minnesota, could see more severe storms on Friday. ...

Residents in New Jersey ordered to shelter in place after fire causes chemical reaction at plant

WABC-TV(NEW YORK) -- Two workers were injured and nearby residents were temporarily placed under a shelter-in-place order after a fire caused a chemical reaction at the Diamond Chemical Co., according to New Jersey...

17 Philadelphia police officers suspended over social media posts

Bastiaan Slabbers/iStock(PHILADELPHIA) -- The Philadelphia police commissioner has suspended 17 officers for 30 days and is moving to fire 14 of them over disturbing social media posts. Police Commissioner Richard Ross...

Arkansas deputy killed in shooting, suspect dead: Officials

vmargineanu/iStock(STONE COUNTY, Ark.) -- An Arkansas sheriff’s deputy was one of two people killed in a shooting Thursday morning, authorities said. "We are sad to report that the coroner has been called to the...

Texas teen arrested for spitting in Arizona tea bottle then returning it to supermarket shelf

Wolterk/iStock(ODESSA, Texas) -- A 15-year-old boy in Odessa, Texas, was arrested and charged after he was caught on supermarket surveillance footage spitting into an Arizona tea bottle then putting it back on the shelf. ...

Arkansas deputy killed in shooting, alleged suspect 'down': Officials

nullArkansas deputy killed in shooting, alleged suspect 'down': Officials vmargineanu/iStock(STONE COUNTY, Ark.) -- An Arkansas sheriff’s deputy was one of two people killed in a shooting Thursday morning,...

Accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein denied bail

Rick Friedman/Rick Friedman Photography/Corbis via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Jeffrey Epstein is set to learn Thursday whether he can leave jail while he fights sex trafficking charges brought by federal prosecutors in New...

Rescue of couple who slipped off Hawaiian cliff into ocean prompts new warning

artran/iStock(HONOLULU) -- After a dramatic rescue in Hawaii's high surf, ocean safety officials on the island have doubled down on the importance of adhering to posted warnings. A married couple from Oklahoma on vacation...

Connecticut man killed when tree branch struck by lightning hits car during storm

Slavica/iStock(FAIRFIELD, Conn.) -- A young man was killed in Connecticut amid stormy weather Wednesday evening when a large tree branch that was struck by lightning fell on his car, authorities said. Jarrod Marotto, 21,...

West Virginia residents using wasp spray as meth alternative: Police

kirisa99/iStock(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) -- Residents in West Virginia are using wasp spray as an alternative form of methamphetamine, according to officials. West Virginia State Police called the use of wasp spray a...

DNA links veteran LAPD officer to cold case sexual assault: Police

amphotora/iStock(LOS ANGELES) -- A veteran Los Angeles Police Department officer was arrested on multiple sexual assault charges after DNA from one case allegedly linked him to a different cold case from 2015, authorities...

Beachgoers attempt to push more than 20 beached whales back into ocean

@Lauren2point_oh/Twitter(NEW YORK) -- Beachgoers in Georgia attempted to save the lives of more than 20 pilot whales that beached themselves along the coast, according to officials. The pod of whales began turning up on...

Marine Corps to consider extending maternity leave to up to one full year

Nick J./iStock(NEW YORK) -- The Marine Corps will consider extending maternity leave to up to one full year, in what would amount to a significant policy change for the service. In his planning guide to the force, Marine...

Former Epstein contractor says he quit over unsupervised young women, topless photos

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A former IT contractor for Jeffrey Epstein who said that he ended their business relationship over personal concerns about gaggles of apparently unsupervised young women on the embattled financier's...

No injuries at a reported structure fire at a Kearney apartment complex

No injuries at a reported structure fire at a Kearney apartment complex

Gibbon resident guts house for second time after repeat flooding

Gibbon resident guts house for second time after repeat flooding

WATCH: hotel owner Linda Younes gives an update on flood recovery

WATCH: hotel owner Linda Younes gives an update on flood recovery

CCC Continuing To Prioritize Workforce Development In Central Nebraska

CCC Continuing To Prioritize Workforce Development In Central Nebraska

Gibbon Begins to Recover From Flooding

Gibbon Begins to Recover From Flooding

Complete schedules for American Legion Area baseball tournaments

Complete schedules for American Legion Area baseball tournaments

Storm Chasers walk off New Orleans for third straight one-run victory

Storm Chasers walk off New Orleans for third straight one-run victory

Friday's local scoreboard, July 19

Friday's local scoreboard, July 19

Byron Meth takes first-round lead at PBC, but Nebraska natives are in the hunt

Byron Meth takes first-round lead at PBC, but Nebraska natives are in the hunt

Syracuse and Imperial open Class C Junior Legion State Baseball Tournament at Tri County

Syracuse and Imperial open Class C Junior Legion State Baseball Tournament at Tri County