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Mom who forgot her baby in shopping cart tells her story

CNN  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 8:02pm

The Gilbert mother who forgot her baby in a shopping cart in front of a grocery store this week is breaking her silence.

White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip

Josh Lederman and Mark Thiessen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 7:01pm

The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Obama's historic visit to Alaska.

Orem police seek suspects shooting out windows

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 6:27pm

Police in Orem are searching for suspects who have shot out the windows of more than 100 cars and 10 structures in the past week.

Police investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy

Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 6:01pm

The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a lengthy criminal record going back a decade, but never spent more than short stints in jail.

The cheapest degrees that will earn you $70,000 a year

Katie Lobosco, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 5:53pm

You keep hearing the same thing over and over again. A degree in math, science or engineering will get you the highest paying job.

Surfer uninjured after shark bites her board off in California

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 3:14pm

A surfer escaped injury on Saturday after a great white shark bit her board off California's central coast.

Police: Portion of Newark Liberty Airport evacuated

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 8:01pm

A portion of Newark Liberty International Airport was evacuated Sunday night after police said a man made his way into a secure hallway.

Thousands mourn fallen firefighters in Washington state

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 7:21pm

Several thousand people gathered Sunday to honor three U.S. Forest Service firefighters killed battling wildfires in Washington state.

Eastern Oregon fire destroys 2 more homes, guest house

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 7:11pm

Crews are working hard to stop the spread of a group of central Oregon wildfires.

Missing hiker found in Sierra Nevada recovering from surgery

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 7:01pm

The family of a woman who was rescued after being stranded in the rugged Sierra Nevada for nine days said Sunday that she is recovering from surgery to set the broken bones on her lower left leg.

Shark spotted off California beach again in 2 days

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 6:51pm

A shark has been spotted in the waters off a San Diego County beach for the second time in two days, prompting lifeguards to extend an advisory warning beachgoers of the shark sighting.

Hurricane Ignacio weakens as it moves closer to Hawaii

Michelle A. Monroe and Karin Stanton, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 6:21pm

Greg Colden, a farmer on Hawaii's Big Island, said he is most worried about the damage that more rain and sustained winds could do to the area as Hurricane Ignacio passes by this week.

6 San Quentin inmates ill with Legionnaires' disease

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 5:21pm

At least six San Quentin State Prison inmates were ill with Legionnaires' disease and dozens more under observation Sunday, prompting a weekend halt to visitors, no hot meals and limited drinking water supplies at California's oldest prison.

6 San Quentin inmates ill with Legionnaires' disease

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 5:01pm

Prison officials say they have confirmed six San Quentin State Prison inmates are ill with Legionnaires' disease.

Twin boys dead after being found unconscious in Phoenix area

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 4:42pm

Authorities say 2-year-old twin boys are dead after being found unresponsive in a suburban Phoenix home.

Hurricane Ignacio weakens as it moves closer to Hawaii

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 4:31pm

Forecasters say Hurricane Ignacio has been downgraded to a Category 3 hurricane and is on a weakening trend as it moves to the northeast of Hawaii.

Service pays tribute to slain television reporter, cameraman

Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 4:21pm

Community religious leaders gathered Sunday to remember 24-year-old reporter Alison Parker and 27-year-old cameraman Adam Ward, the two television journalists who were shot and killed while working last week.

Coroner identifies man fatally shot by Las Vegas police

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 4:01pm

Authorities have identified the man who was fatally shot by Las Vegas police after he allegedly pulled out a handgun during a chase.

Pedestrian hit by car, critically hurt in Las Vegas

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 3:51pm

Police in Las Vegas say a 41-year-old man remains in critical condition after he was struck by a vehicle.

Body of Colorado man missing since 2012 found in Nevada

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 3:20pm

The body of a Colorado man who went missing three years ago while riding an Amtrak train home has been found in Nevada, authorities said Sunday.