Rubio comments on ISIL's claim to have beheaded an American.

Updated 4 hours ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) today issued the following statement regarding the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorist group’s..
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Texas Gov. Perry booked on abuse of power charges

Updated 14 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas Gov. Rick Perry was defiant as he was booked Tuesday on abuse of power charges Tuesday, saying he would "fight this injustice with every fiber of my bein..
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Floods force dramatic rescues in Phoenix area

Updated 16 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

PHOENIX (AP) - Flooding from heavy monsoon season rains in the Phoenix area forced authorities on Tuesday to close several major roads, including a portion of Interstate 17, while ..
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Police: St. Louis officers kill suspect with knife

Updated 17 hours ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis police say officers shot and killed a 23-year-old man who was wielding a knife and refused to drop it.    Police Chief Sam Dotson said off..
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Police, protesters collide again in Ferguson

Updated 1 day ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - The National Guard arrived in Ferguson but kept its distance from the streets where protesters clashed again with police, as clouds of tear gas and smoke hung ..
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Cyber attack affects 5 area hospitals

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- WINK News is getting new details into a major cyber attack that stole patient records from a hospital system with locations here in Southwest Florida. Community H..
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Obama: Iraq has regained control of Mosul dam

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says the recapturing of Mosul dam in northern Iraq by Iraqi and Kurdish forces is a "major step forward" in the battle against Islamic Stat..
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Obama on Ferguson: Time to listen, not just shout

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Calling for understanding in the face of racially charged anger, President Barack Obama said Monday that the vast majority of protesters in a St. Louis suburb wer..
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Small plane crashes off Grand Bahama; 4 missing

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Authorities in the Bahamas and the U.S. Coast Guard are searching for four people following the crash of a small plane in the Atlantic Ocean near the island of Grand B..
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100,000 elephants killed in Africa, study finds

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Poachers killed an estimated 100,000 elephants across Africa between 2010 and 2012, a huge spike in the continent's death rate of the world's largest mammals ..
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Missionary visits Ebola-stricken wife in hospital

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - An American missionary has been released from quarantine and has visited his wife, who is being treated for the deadly Ebola virus.    After D..
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'Don't know' if Missouri teen shot with hands up

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Chel Bell

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - An unarmed teenager whose fatal shooting by police has sparked rancorous protests in suburban St. Louis suffered a bullet wound to his right arm that may indic..
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Jihadis close to north Syria army base.

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Brook Cole

NEW: Activists: Jihadis close to north Syria army base    BEIRUT (AP) - Activists say Syrian warplanes have bombarded Jihadi positions in the northern province of Ra..
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Missouri governor sends National Guard to Ferguson

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Janna Rowell

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Missouri's governor has ordered the National Guard to a St. Louis suburb convulsed by protests over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen, after a night ..
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Iraqi forces regain control of Mosul Dam

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Janna Rowell

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's army spokesman says security forces and Kurdish fighters have taken back the strategic Mosul Dam, the country's largest, from Islamic militants who captured i..
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Pope tells Koreans to reject suspicion and forge peace

Updated 2 days ago   
By: David Schlager

   SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Pope Francis wrapped up his first trip to Asia on Monday by challenging Koreans -from the North and the South - to reject the "mindset of sus..
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Ukraine Says Troops Entered Rebel-Held City

Updated 2 days ago   
By: David Schlager

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Army troops have penetrated deep inside a rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine in what could prove a breakthrough development in the fou..
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Naples holds vigil for Missouri teen shot and killed

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Jamie Ostroff

NAPLES, Fla. - As protests continue in Ferguson, Mo., families in southwest Florida came together to show support. Dozens of people came to the Naples Pier Sunday evening, hoping t..
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Ferguson teen's body to have three autopsies

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Lindsey Sablan

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Attorney General Eric Holder on Sunday ordered a federal medical examiner to perform another autopsy on an African American teenager whose fatal shooting by a ..
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Florida ALS group gets Ice Bucket Challenge boost

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Haley Hinds

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The Florida chapter of the ALS Association has seen its donations more than double from the same time period last year thanks to the viral Ice Bucket Challenge..
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