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Family calls for safety improvements on State Road 31

Safety improvements are coming to a dangerous intersection in Charlotte County. In the month of February so far, three people have died in crashes...
Former Taliban fighters hand over their weapons to Afghan police as part of a reconciliation process in Herat, Afghanistan, Sunday, May 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Hoshang Hashimi)

Taliban say unable to attend Pakistan talks; blame blacklist

The Taliban has postponed an unscheduled round of peace talks with the United States set for Monday in Pakistan saying “most” members of their...
Former President Barack Obama plays basketball. (CBS News photo)

Obama to play a role in new NBA-backed basketball league in Africa

Former President Barack Obama is lending his support to one of his favorite pastimes by helping the NBA and International Basketball Federation (FIBA) launch...
FILE- In this Jan. 2, 2019, file photo White House senior adviser Stephen Miller listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington. Miller indicated Sunday, Feb. 17, on "Fox News Sunday" that Trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term if Congress votes to disapprove of his declaration of a national emergency along the U.S.-Mexico border. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

White House indicates Trump to veto disapproval of emergency

A top adviser to President Donald Trump indicated Sunday that Trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term if Congress votes...
President Donald Trump. (CBS News photo)

Lindsey Graham says Trump has to “do it on his own” to build the...

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, said that President Trump has "got to do it on his own" to build a border wall in an...

Academy reverses plans, will air all awards live at Oscars

Bowing to a backlash that had threatened to engulf an already blunder-plagued Academy Awards, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Friday...

Motorcyclist arrested in North Port, accused of taunting police, reckless driving

Over the past several weeks, the North Port Police Department say they have worked to stop a white Honda motorcycle many times for reckless...

Illinois man being fired from job fatally shoots 5 workers

The frantic calls started pouring in at 1:24 p.m. A gunman was shooting people inside a sprawling manufacturing warehouse in Aurora, Illinois. Within four minutes,...

Shooter apprehended in Aurora, Illinois workplace shooting

Police say a suspect has been apprehended after an active shooter situation Friday afternoon in Aurora, Illinois. "We have an active shooter incident at 641...

Domestic Violence: What is a safety plan?

In 1994 former President Bill Clinton signed the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). It became a landmark piece of legislation that sought to improve...

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