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Dodge County Skittles mystery solved

The mystery of the Skittles spread over a Dodge County highway is no more. Later it was determined that the candy was set to be delivered to a farm and used t...


Maine's controversial governor has a pretty ridiculous suggestion for John Lewis

Lewis' office said that LePage's remarks didn't warrant a response. To which Odenkirk responds: "And David and I believe that it's never too late for us to sa...


Colo, World's Oldest Known Gorilla, Dies At Columbus Zoo

Colo was born in the zoo on 22 December 1956 and her 60 birthday was celebrated with vast fanfare, the zoo said in the statement . The zoo said both Colo's g...


Charges upgraded against owner of pit bull that killed child, report says

While he was charged with two counts of reckless conduct, which are misdemeanors, the Fulton County District Attorney's Office could add additional charges. War...


Child rescued from chimney in Florida

The child, Isabella Cooke, lived next to the vacant house, and apparently shimmied up a pole at the rear of the house to get on the roof. Firefighters found t...


Do you approve of President-elect Donald Trump's transition to the White House?

President-elect Trump's wobbly handling of the presidential transition has left most Americans with growing doubts that the President-elect will be able to ha...


Off-duty Chicago police sergeant fires shots at vehicle

Juan Ramirez and Fernando Brieto Solano are charged with attempted murder. ABC7 obtained exclusive surveillance video of the shooting Monday. Police said a wi...


U.S. airport shooter says he carried out attack for Islamic State

Last week, an indictment was filed against him. However, the Islamist militant group has not claimed responsibility for the 6 January incident that left five ...


Ringling Circus to close

After this season, 400 people will be out of work. Tickets are still available for the last circus shows through May 21, Kenneth Feld said. For many of thes...


Woman Suspected of 1998 Kidnapping of Baby Jailed in Florida

Williams' next court appearance is slated for February 8. To the right, pictured Arika Williams half sister and friend, Kamiyah Mobley after being reunited wi...


Search suspended for plane that crashed in Lake Erie

The office is conducting additional DNA testing to determine the identities of those remains. Once the Cleveland Police Department finalizes its report, the N...


Dish Network to drop WKYT, CW Lexington Tuesday

Unfortunately, DISH has refused to reach a fair deal with us. "It is unfortunate that Dish does not see the same value in our programming as every other opera...


No. 5 Kentucky rebuffs Mississippi State

Here are the three biggest takeaways from the matchup. Briscoe has scored double figures in all five conference games, including a career-high 23 points in la...


Kim Guadagno launches campaign to be NJ governor

Here's what Christie had to say, via CBSphilly.com . "If it wasn't for a person like Kim Guadagno, I wouldn't be here telling you this story", Cervantes sa...


EPA Pick Scott Pruitt Faces Climate Change Questions In Confirmation Hearing

Markey asked during the hearing. Sign up to our daily newsletter for your chance to win. Pruitt said "rule of law matters" and that as EPA director he wou...


Obama leaving office at 60% approval rating

This report is a first look at results of an extensive ABC/Post pre-inaugural poll, produced for ABC by Langer Research Associates. Compared to Joe Biden's 53...


Firefighter hospitalized after underground rescue attempt

The incident began when one of the workers entered the manhole to try to figure out why a section of the newly paved road had sunk in a certain spot. A Key Larg...


County Commissioner in GA Calls John Lewis a 'Racist Pig' on Facebook

Republicans are still slamming Rep. John Lewis (D - GA) for questioning President-elect Trump's legitimacy - and now one has gone so far as to accuse him of r...


Idaho to receive $7.48 million in settlement

That led to inflated ratings for investments broadly known as structured finance securities, including some backed by mortgages. The litigation also involved ...


Slightly warmer temperatures, chance of rain expected as the week ends

Rain chances will be common through the 7-Day Forecast. Tuesday will be the transition day with highs dropping to the mid to upper 50's under partly cloudy sk...


Texas Resists Stream Protection Rule

Attorney General Mike DeWine and OH joined with a dozen other states Tuesday in a lawsuit aimed at the federal government's "Stream Protection Rule". In a let...


Man Tried To Light Himself On Fire Outside Trump Hotel

President-elect Trump told the Washington Post in an interview over the weekend that he has nearly completed a plan to replace Obamacare with the goal of "ins...


8-year-old girl rescued from inside chimney

According to reports, the child became wedged in the chimney of a visibly vacant home around 6 p.m. Firefighterssaid they established communication with Isabell...


Tom Price sidesteps question on Medicare drug-pricing negotiations

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said he had asked the Office of Congressional Ethics to investigate whether Price's trading violated the Stock...


Cleveland ends search for plane debris in Lake Erie

Burke Lakefront Airport Commissioner Khalid Bahhur said Tuesday, January 17th the decision to end the search was hard but the lake's water conditions make it un...


Donald Trump's White House makeover will take just five hours

Obama said it "made sense" to commute and to pardon Manning's sentence, and said he felt confidence justice had been served. "For the most part, they've been ve...


New Earthquake Hits Central Italy, Tremors Felt in Historical Part of Rome

There were no reports of casualties on Wednesday but there were fears for isolated residents of remote hamlets cut off by heavy snowfall as night fell. "The s...


In letter, 9 attorneys general urge rejection of EPA nominee

CST hearing . "I need you to care about human health and really believe that the cost when human health is at risk, when people are dying, is far higher than....


Wife of Orlando nightclub gunman pleads not guilty to terrorism charges

She will eventually come to Central Florida to face the charges for which she was indicted: aiding and abetting, and obstructing justice by lying to investigato...


Strongest storm in 6 years to bring heavy downpours, mountain snow

For Wednesday , expect a high near 49, with a 40 percent chance for rain showers between 7 a.m. and noon. Showers are expected to continue Friday as anot...


Labor Dept. accuses Oracle of wage discrimination in suit

It claims that Oracle discriminated against female employees in its information technology, product development, and support jobs at its Redwood Shores headquar...


Bahrain executes three convicted of killing Emirati policeman

There have been violent protests in Bahrain after three men were executed for a 2014 bomb attack which killed three policemen. One police officer was injured ...


Connecticut Politician Charged For Grabbing Woman's Genitals

The woman reportedly told him "it was a new world politically", and von Keyserling had to educate other politicians. "If you're proud of that I can't help you...


Tuesday evening snowfall may lead to messy Wednesday commute

Doyle said the Rotterdam ski area has had a much better winter than past year, when the small amounts of snow that did fall missed busy holiday weekends, like M...


Cuomo To Introduce Rebranded 421-a Tax Credit In Legislature Today

Instead of publicly announcing his budget as he's done every year in office, Cuomo met with groups of legislators behind closed doors, which has left many gover...