Missing boy found in own basement back with mom

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Erin Sheehan

DETROIT (AP) - Police say a 12-year-old Detroit boy who went missing for a dozen days before turning up in his own basement has been turned over to his mother. Police say Charlie B..
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Obama watches US in World Cup on way to Minnesota

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) - Air Force One gave President Barack Obama an advantage that wasn't available to many other frequent flyers Thursday: the opportunity to watch the U.S. t..
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'Sexy Schoolgirl 5k' canceled after concerns arise

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Organizers of a 5k race that encourages women runners to dress like schoolgirls say they have canceled a race in Raleigh.    Sexy Schoolgirl rac..
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US declares wood storks no longer endangered

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

TOWNSEND, Ga. (AP) - The American wood stork, a bird scientists once feared would be extinct by the year 2000, has made such an impressive comeback that it's getting an official st..
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FDA grapples with oversight of fecal transplants

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Imagine a low-cost treatment for a life-threatening infection that could cure up to 90 percent of patients with minimal side effects, often in a few days. &n..
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Streets flooded ahead of US-Germany match

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

RECIFE, Brazil (AP) - A tropical downpour has flooded roads and is slowing traffic to the stadium in northeastern Brazil where the U.S. is playing Germany for a chance to advance i..
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US, Sunni states meet on Mideast insurgent crisis

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

PARIS (AP) - The United States met Thursday with its top Sunni state allies in the Mideast to consider how to confront the region's growing turmoil that has been spawned by a Sunni..
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GoPro goes public: Camera maker up 30 percent

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of GoPro Inc. are up nearly 30 percent in early trading in their stock market debut.    The company makes wearable sports cameras that are use..
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Court won't reinstate New York City's big-soda ban

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Guzzlers prevailed Thursday as New York's highest court refused to reinstate New York City's ban on the sale of big sodas, ruling that the city's health departm..
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Representative Curt Clawson takes oath of office

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON, DC- Southwest Florida has a new representative in Congress. WINK News was at Southwest Florida International Airport this morning as Curt Clawson made his way to Washin..
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Panel: Flu spray better than shots for young kids

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - When it comes to flu vaccines, a federal panel says a squirt in the nose is better than a shot in the arm for young children.    The advisory panel ag..
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NFL agrees to remove cap on concussion damages

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

The NFL agreed Wednesday to remove a $675 million cap on damages from thousands of concussion-related claims after a federal judge questioned whether there would be enough money to..
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Explosion rocks mall in Nigerian capital

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - An explosion rocked a shopping mall in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, on Wednesday and police say at least 21 people have been killed and 17 wounded.   &..
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NC woman killed in crash on Fla. beach

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) - A North Carolina woman is dead after a car crashed through a locked gate and hit her as she walked on the beach with her family.    The 45-y..
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Massachusetts tourist drowns in Gulf of Mexico

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

INDIAN ROCKS BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man visiting from Massachusetts drowned in the water off Indian Rocks Beach near St. Petersburg.    Pinellas County Sheriff's offic..
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3-D mammogram scans may find more breast cancer

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHICAGO (AP) - A new study says 3-D mammograms may be better at finding cancer than regular scans, but whether that means saving more lives isn't known.    The study..
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KFC: No proof worker asked scarred child to leave

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Fried chicken chain KFC says two different investigations have not found any evidence that an employee asked a 3-year-old girl and her family to leave because..
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Family: 12-year-old stabbing victim is on the mend

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

MILWAUKEE (AP) - A 12-year-old southeastern Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times in the legs, arms and torso last month is making steady physical and emotional progress, and she recentl..
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Bill Clinton defends wife's commitment to poor

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

DENVER (AP) - Bill Clinton defended Hillary Rodham Clinton's commitment to the poor and working Americans on Tuesday, saying his family's post-presidential wealth had not prevented..
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Doctors to parents: Start reading to kids early

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHICAGO (AP) - The nation's largest pediatricians' group says parents should read aloud to their children every day starting in infancy.    Doing so can enhance chil..
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