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Gov. Declares Curfew, State of Emergency in Ferguson

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 3:49pm
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon today announced today that he was declaring a state of emergemncy and a curfew in Ferguson, where peaceful demonstrations about the police shooting of an unarmed man have been marred by nights of looting. The governor said the curfew will run from midnight to 5 a.m. "This is a test, the eyes of the world are watching," Nixon said. "This is a test to see if this community can break the cycle of violence and replace it with peace." The announcement comes after looters broke into a number of stores overnight, and threw rocks and other objects at police. On Friday, police had released the name of the officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown, and also alleged that Brown robbed a store before he died. The governor and Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ronald Johnson, who was put in charge of policing the St. Louis suburb this week, said they were trying to find a balance between allowing the peaceful demonstrations to continue, but to stop the looting and...

Perry Vows to Fight Indictment

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 2:42pm
  Texas Gov. Rick Perry forcefully defended his decision to veto funding for the state’s public integrity unit after being indicted by a grand jury on charges that he abused the powers of his office. Texas Gov. Rick Perry Indicted By Grand Jury “I wholeheartedly...

U.S. Launches Airstrikes to Help Retake Mosul Dam

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 1:46pm
ISIS holds dam, which engineers say is threatening to burst.

Police: NY Woman Stole 800 Lego Sets Worth $60,000

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 1:25pm
New York woman charged with stealing 800 Lego sets worth almost $60,000 to sell on eBay

Robin Williams: The Numbers

Fox News - August 16, 2014 - 1:13pm

Worst road trip snacks

Fox News - August 16, 2014 - 1:13pm

Smarter air-conditioning?

Fox News - August 16, 2014 - 1:13pm

Mini Cooper mania?

Fox News - August 16, 2014 - 1:13pm

Govt crackdown on e-cigs?

Fox News - August 16, 2014 - 1:13pm

Kaley Cuoco the new Miley?

Fox News - August 16, 2014 - 1:13pm

Notre Dame Coach Kelly Calls Accountability Key

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 1:13pm
Notre Dame coach Kelly says he must do better at making sure players know they are accountable

49ers Gear up for First Game at Levi's Stadium

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 1:11pm
49ers get to play in new Levi's Stadium at last, hosting Denver Broncos in preseason matchup

Teen Accused of Mother's Murder in Bali Is Pregnant, Lawyer Says

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 1:09pm
An American teen accused of killing her mother in Bali is two months pregnant and has been physically assaulted while in custody, according to the teen's lawyer.

Woman Steals San Diego Police Car, Chase Ensues

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 1:05pm
Woman steals San Diego police car, leads California Highway Patrol on freeway chase

Canadian, South Korean Advance to US Amateur Final

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 1:03pm
Canadian Corey Conners, South Korean Yang advance to final of US Amateur Championship

Montana Democrats Choose New Senate Candidate

ABC News - August 16, 2014 - 12:59pm
Montana Democrats choose little-known legislator as Senate candidate after Walsh drops out

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