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Austrian media: Avalanche hits near German border, rescue on

Local media are reporting that an avalanche has likely buried several people in Austria near the German border

Impatient New York motorist nearly mows down schoolchildren

Driver impatience on New York City streets at times knows no limits: Driver floors it past school bus, nearly mowing down children

R Kelly hands himself in to police

The R&B star as been charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, some involving minors.

The 2019 Oscars Swag Bags Include Pot-Laced Candy…

Only a handful of people can win Oscars every year, but the night's most high-profile nominees get to take home a gift bag so luxurious it’s sure to soften the blow for anyone who doesn’t get to take home a coveted golden statue.

Firefighters Rescue Dog Who Got Its Head Stuck In…

One canine definitely had a ruffff day with a wheel! Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

2nd Billionaire Charged in Prostitution Ring

Not one billionaire, but two have been caught up in the human trafficking sting in Florida. Robert Kraft is the more high-profile name of the two (and the one everyone was buzzing about Friday), but equity firm owner John Childs has also made the list, per TCPalm . Childs, who owns...

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Trade hopes drive Wall Street higher

U.S. stocks climbed and the Dow and Nasdaq posted a ninth straight week of gains on Friday as investors clung to signs of progress in the U.S.-China trade talks. Fred Katayama reports.

Smile: Some airliners have cameras on seat-back…

Some planes have cameras in their seat-back entertainment systems

Dakota Access developer sues Greenpeace in state court

The developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline is seeking millions of dollars from the environmental group Greenpeace and several activists in state court in North Dakota

President Trump Announces New Nominee For UN…

President Trump's nominee for the post is current U.S. ambassador to Canada, Kelly Knight Craft.

At least 20 killed in vehicle accident at China mine

State media report at least 20 people were killed and 30 injured in a vehicle accident at a mine in northern China

The Latest: Nigerian officials counting votes in…

The Latest: In Nigeria's largest city, Lagos, counting started in many areas, although voting continued in some polling units where the exercise started late because of the delayed arrival of electoral officials and materials

Ohio finds numerous problems at troubled county…

A state report released this week details numerous problems at a troubled and overcrowded Ohio county jail that had previously received satisfactory ratings from state inspectors

Pablo Escobar's former home demolished

The building in Medellin will be replaced with a memorial to the victims of the drug lord's reign of terror.

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This is how the Oscar's trophy is made. It's made in a New York art foundry and then shipped to Hollywood. It takes three months to make 50 statues. They are made out of bronze and plated in 24-karat gold.

Oklahoma Man Accused Of Stealing Pepsi Truck To…

An Oklahoma man is accused of stealing a Pepsi truck to find his girlfriend and then trying to escape police custody. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

Vermont lawmakers seek to remove slavery from constitution

Vermont has a proud history of being the first state to abolish adult slavery in 1777. Now lawmakers want to make sure that any reference to slavery is removed from the state constitution.

Kraft Heinz shares drop on hefty write-down

Kraft Heinz shares fell to their record low after the food giant announced a multi-billion dollar write-down on its marquee brands. Fred Katayama reports.

Buffett encourages investors to bet on American economy

Billionaire Warren Buffett says the company he built through decades of acquisitions continues to perform well even though he hasn't found any major deals at attractive prices recently

Calif. Parents of 13 Enter Plea in Torture Case

A new development in the case of David Turpin , 57, and his wife, Louise, the California couple accused of holding their 13 children captive inside their home: a guilty plea on charges including torture, child endangerment, false imprisonment, and others. CNN notes Louise Turpin, 50, could be seen crying as...

WSJ: Several Apps Are Sharing Sensitive Data with…

A Wall Street Journal report says apps are sharing sensitive data, like health information, with Facebook.

Albanian military finds hand grenade cache in northern town

Albania's Defense Ministry says it has found scores of hand grenades in a northern city that are believed to have been looted from army depots in 1997 during civil unrest sparked by a failed Ponzi scheme

The Latest: Guaido sends aid trucks to Venezuela…

Opposition leader Juan Guaido has sent off a humanitarian aid convoy of trucks from Colombia toward the border of Venezuela at a pivotal moment in a showdown with President Nicolas Maduro

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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past…

PHOTO GALLERY: This week's gallery includes a masked woman in a gondola at the Venice Carnival, a multi-vehicle collision during a NASCAR race in Florida and snowfall in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area in Nevada.

Rival border concerts held for Venezuela

Government and opposition stage rival events on either side of the border with Colombia.

How I Became an 'It Girl' on Instagram at 61…

Arlinda McIntosh has nearly doubled the sales of her clothing line in the last few years, and she’s done it in a surprising fashion.