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Recent Articles by Ed
Shooter kills 5 at suburban Chicago business; 5 officers wounded
Five people were killed by a gunman at a Chicago-area business on Friday. The gunman is also deceased. Five police officers were wounded.
Ed Payne and
Published February 16, 2019 at 1:24 AM
WATCH: Dog tries to hog all the attention meant for her human sister
A Facebook video shows Caroline with her full-blown jealousy on display as she tries to grab the lion’s share of “dad’s” attention.
Published February 15, 2019 at 12:24 PM
3 middle school boys get flowers for every girl at school on Valentine’s Day
Tristan Valentine, Kyan Rice and Lincoln Holmes anted up hundreds of dollars to purchase flowers for all 270 girls at the school.
Published February 15, 2019 at 10:44 AM
Fisherman reels in giant ‘goldfish’ from Kentucky pond
Hunter Anderson caught what he believes is a 20-pound goldfish or a koi at a private pond.
Garrett Wymer and
Published February 13, 2019 at 4:58 PM
NASA’s Mars rover is officially declared dead
The six-wheeled vehicle was built to operate just three months but kept rolling for 15 years.
Published February 13, 2019 at 3:36 PM
Barbie introduces dolls with wheelchairs and prosthetic limbs
The new dolls are part of the Barbie Fashionistas line, which features dolls with a growing variety of skin tones, body types, hair styles and clothing options.
Published February 13, 2019 at 12:23 PM
Published February 13, 2019 at 12:06 PM
Ford recalls nearly 1.5 million F-150 pickups that can downshift without warning
The recall covers 1.48 million F-150 trucks from the 2011 through 2013 model years with six-speed automatic transmissions.
Published February 13, 2019 at 10:26 AM
TSA’s Top 10 checkpoint finds of 2018: From a snake to Freddy K
The Transportation Security Administration agents find some crazy things in our carry-on luggage.
Published February 12, 2019 at 4:47 PM
Massive Minnesota snowman towers over neighborhood
With plenty of fresh Minnesota snow on hand, Eric Fobbe spent his weekend building a 20-foot snowman.
Published February 11, 2019 at 6:01 PM
Published February 11, 2019 at 5:04 PM
WATCH: Squirrel escapes bobcat in epic ‘cat-and-mouse’ showdown
The epic encounter took place in a southwest Florida backyard.
Published February 11, 2019 at 1:47 PM
Chicken meals recalled because of undisclosed allergen
The recall includes happi foodi Bloody Mary Inspired Chicken, Southeast Grocers Brand Marsala Chicken and Southeast Grocers Brand Mediterranean Herb Chicken items produced from Aug. 7 through Oct.15, 2018.
Published February 11, 2019 at 12:15 PM
McDonald’s adds Donut Sticks to breakfast menu
The national average price will be $1.69 for six or $3.29 for 12.
Published February 11, 2019 at 10:45 AM
Coke launches new flavor: the first one in more than 10 years
Orange Vanilla Coke and Orange Vanilla Coke Zero Sugar hit store shelves on Feb. 25.
Published February 8, 2019 at 5:30 PM
Valentine’s Day map: Where the other singles are
The map’s based on more than 60,000 tweets of people complaining about being single for the holiday.
Published February 8, 2019 at 11:08 AM
Baseball Hall of Famer Frank Robinson dies at 83
Robinson played for five teams in his 21-season career. He was a member of two World Series championship teams for the Orioles.
Published February 7, 2019 at 2:04 PM
WATCH: School bus rolls over on icy road in Kansas City
Everyone on board the bus was able to get out through the roof emergency exit.
Published February 6, 2019 at 8:38 PM
The big spenders on Valentine’s Day are men
Those surveyed said they would spend an average of $162 on the holiday.
Published February 6, 2019 at 4:57 PM
2018 was the 4th hottest year on record, NASA says
The temperatures for 2018 only rank behind those of 2016, 2017 and 2015. The past five years are the warmest years since records have been kept.
Published February 6, 2019 at 1:24 PM
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First Alert: Scattered showers Sunday and Monday, Widespread rain by midweek
Scattered showers return Sunday
South AL man wanted for questioning in shooting death of woman
Crimes against Alabama’s LGBTQ community not considered hate crimes
Police: Woman suffers life-threatening burns, person of interest detained