Amber Alert website back online, did government violate own rules removing it in the first place

The website for national Amber Alerts which was previously inoperable due to the United States government shutdown is now back online. The government pulled an employee off of furlough to re-launch the site.

October 7 deadline for voter registration in November 5 elections

Monday, October 7, is the deadline to vote in the November 5 elections.

Grandmother killed, 4-year-old injured during shooting at home in New Orleans East

A 4-year-old child is in the hospital and his 44-year-old grandmother was killed during a shooting this morning in New Orleans East.

House Speaker John Boehner demands cuts for debt limit increase

House Republicans won't support raising the federal government's borrowing limit without new spending cuts from the Obama administration, and the White House risks an unprecedented U.S.

Dario Franchitti involved in serious wreck at Houston race

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti was involved in a serious crash Sunday during the Grand Prix of Houston.

Beta testers being selected for Google Glass

The competition is now closed for those of you looking to try a pair of Google glasses. The company says it received an overwhelming number of applicants to beta test the new technology.

New York police: Bikers stomped on SUV driver

About a half dozen bikers accused of beating an SUV driver last weekend used their helmets to attack him and kicked his head and body as he lay on the ground , New York police said.

Toyota Corolla struggles in new crash test

The redesigned Toyota Corolla struggled in a new crash test conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the group said this week.

Tropical Storm Karen weaks into a tropical depression

Some relief for people living along the Northern Gulf Coast. Tropical Storm Karen has weakened to a tropical depression. Winds are now at 35 miles per hour and all tropical storm warnings have been dropped.

If he were owner, Obama would rethink Redskins name

One of the more controversial fights in Washington, D.C. isn't over the budget or Obamacare. It's about a football team's name. And now President Barack Obama is weighing in.