National News

WWJ/Stephanie Davis
April 19, 2018 - 12:44 am
DETROIT (WWJ) - On a snowy and cold April night the woman at the center of a national scandal involving the president of the United States made her way into a strip club in Detroit. Stormy Daniels the adult porn star, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, set to preform two shows at the Truth Club...
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(Getty Images/George Frey)
April 18, 2018 - 11:44 pm
MIAMI (AP) — A survivor of a mass shooting that killed 17 at a Florida high school in February is calling for a boycott of two of what he says are the biggest investors in gun manufacturers: BlackRock and The Vanguard Group. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School senior David Hogg used the hashtags #...
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Olympic gold medal gymnast Jordyn Wieber (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
April 18, 2018 - 8:31 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - Olympians testifying Wednesday in front of lawmakers in Washington D.C. about their experiences of abuse. Olympian Jordyn Wieber was among the athletes speaking before the Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection. She told lawmakers about her experience as a survivor of former MSU...
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April 18, 2018 - 1:47 pm
An island-wide blackout hit Puerto Rico on Wednesday as the U.S. territory struggles to repair an increasingly unstable power grid nearly seven months after Hurricane Maria.
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service for officer killed
Honor guard members load the casket into the hearse outside the Doane Beal and Ames Funeral home in Hyannis, Mass., Tuesday, April 17, 2018, where the body of Yarmouth Police Officer Sean Gannon was transported by motorcade to South Yarmouth for a wake at St. Pius X Church. (Steve Heaslip/The Cape Cod Times via AP)
April 18, 2018 - 11:33 am
The death of a K-9 officer who was fatally shot in the head while serving an arrest warrant last Thursday, has again raised the issue.
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AP File
April 17, 2018 - 8:05 pm
HOUSTON (WWJ/AP) — Barbara Bush, the snowy-haired first lady whose plainspoken manner and utter lack of pretense made her more popular at times than her husband, President George H.W. Bush, died Tuesday. She was 92. Family spokesman Jim McGrath confirmed the death in a statement. The cause wasn't...
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(Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
April 17, 2018 - 7:16 pm
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — When Coral Springs police officer Gil Monzon arrived at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School minutes after a gunman unleashed a massacre that killed 17, he says he found two Broward County sheriff's deputies in the parking lot. He asked for the shooter's location, and...
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Southwest emergency landing AP
A Southwest Airlines plane sits on the runway at the Philadelphia International Airport after it made an emergency landing in Philadelphia, on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. (David Maialetti /The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
April 17, 2018 - 2:41 pm
A Southwest Airlines jet made an emergency landing at Philadelphia's airport Tuesday with part of the covering from its left engine ripped off and a window damaged.
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stormy sketch AP
(Michael Avenatti via AP)
April 17, 2018 - 1:02 pm
Stormy Daniels injected fresh drama into the sensational story of a president, a fixer and a porn star on Tuesday, releasing an artist's sketch of a man she says threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot to stay quiet about her sexual tryst with Donald Trump.
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face transplant AP
undated combination handout photo provided on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 by HEGP AP-HP. (HEGP AP-HP via AP)
April 17, 2018 - 11:44 am
In a medical first, a French surgeon says he has performed a second face transplant on the same patient.
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