Scotland votes 'no' to independence in historic referendum

Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom -- along with England, Wales and Northern Ireland -- following a historic referendum vote.

Man arrested for torturing, mutilating cat

An Indianapolis man has been arrested for torturing and mutilating an animal after police said he shot a cat with blow darts.

Obama to launch new effort combating sexual assault on college campuses

The Obama administration is launching a big new offensive: Combating sexual assault on college campuses.

Miley Cyrus' Mexican flag stunt draws official condemnation, investigation

Miley Cyrus came to Mexico "like a wrecking ball" -- to quote her hit song -- offending fans at Monterrey concert and prompting a federal investigation.

Passengers cry and pray as smoke-filled plane rattles to emergency landing

Many wept. Some prayed. But after their smoke-filled plane rattled to an emergency landing, passengers had a new lease on life, as they exited a JetBlue flight Thursday via inflatable chutes.

Major break? Police search apartment, car in case of missing Virginia student

Authorities looking for a missing University of Virginia student searched an apartment and a vehicle in the college town Friday morning, said Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo.

More than 740 people exposed to Tuberculosis in El Paso hospital nursery

More than 700 patients and 40 employees were exposed to a hospital employee with an active case of Tuberculosis in the post-partum and newborn nursery area of Providence Memorial Hospital according to the City of El Paso Department of Public He

SWAT situation unfolding in Las Cruces

Las Cruces Police are still asking motorists and pedestrians to avoid a busy intersection in the center of Las Cruces as they deal with an ongoing SWAT situation that has been ongoing for almost six hours now.

Six grandchildren, daughter killed in Florida murder-suicide

A Florida man shot and killed his daughter and six grandchildren Thursday afternoon in the small north-central Florida town of Bell in what authorities called a murder-suicide.

Suspect arrested in drug deal turned murder

A drug deal gone wrong. That's what El Paso Police say was the motive behind a murder in the northeast in July. They've arrested 37-year-old Daniel Sanders.

It's true: Happy wife, happy life

The phrase "happy wife, happy life," may actually be true. That's according to a new Rutgers University study.

Friday is National POW/MIA Recognition Day

Today (Friday) is National Prisoner of War-Missing in Action Recognition Day. The Defense Department says the annual event honors POW's, the missing and their families and it highlights the U.S.government's commitment to account fo

Spending cuts to education and nutrition will hurt kids

Kids may be the future of America, but you might not know it looking at how Washington spends its money.

Home Depot: 56 million cards exposed in breach

Home Depot confirmed Thursday that hackers exposed 56 million credit and debit cards during its months-long security breach. The company also said it had eliminated the malware behind the attack from its payment systems.

Manhattan Heights neighborhood celebrating 100 years of rich history with block party

It's one of the most historic neighborhoods in El Paso and it has reached a major milestone. Manhattan Heights residents will celebrate the neighborhood's centennial anniversary with a block party on Saturday.