TX boy receives backlash for Nat'l Anthem performance at NBA Finals

10-year-old Sebastien De La Cruz was a hit tuesday night as he sang the national anthem at the NBA Finals. But, he has since faced internet backlash with people making comments about his race.

We have much HELP to give out! Disaster Recovery Assistance for West, TX

The Salvation Army continues to respond in West, TX after powerful explosion caused significant damage on Wednesday, April 17th.

Official who inspected collapsed Philadelphia building kills self

The inspector of a downtown building that collapsed last week has killed himself, city officials said Thursday.

Plant explodes in LA, unknown injuries

A “shelter in place” is in effect surrounding the Williams Olefins plant after an explosion. Residents are being asked to stay inside their homes with doors and windows closed.

It's a Noah's Ark at fairgrounds as Colorado blaze looms

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (CNN) -- A county fairground northeast of Colorado's Black Forest Fire is looking like a Noah's Ark Thursday with animals rescued from raging wildfires.

U.S. Navy adjusts to the times; ditches its ALL CAPS message format

Well, it seems the U.S. Navy finally got the memo: DON'T USE ALL CAPS! IT'S RUDE! The Navy is switching to a new messaging system that's cheaper and more efficient.

NSA hacks China, leaker Snowden claims

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To Texans' dismay, feds deny additional aid after fertilizer plant explosions

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied additional aid tied to deadly explosions at a Texas fertilizer plant, a decision ripped Wednesday by local and state officials who accused President Barack Obama of having "gone against hi

Jason Leffler, accomplished race car driver, dies in dirt-track accident

A violent crash on a dirt track in New Jersey has claimed the life of race car driver Jason Leffler, a NASCAR veteran lauded by fellow racers as a fierce and versatile competitor. Leffler, 37, died Wednesday, a little more than three months after

Source: Inspector tied to collapsed Philadelphia building kills self

An inspector who had involvement with the building that collapsed last week in Philadelphia has committed suicide, a source with knowledge of the matter told CNN.