LA Fire Marshal encourages citizens to attend public fireworks displays during holidays

The Office of the State Fire Marshal is encouraging families to attend professional, public fireworks displays this holiday season.

86-year-old missing from Dallas found safe in The Colony

The Arlington Police Department was searching for Billy Kirby, Sr., 86, who is diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment after he was reported missing by his family.

POLICE CHIEF TO KANYE WEST: 'Check yourself before you wreck yourself'

An Ohio police chief has responded to a platinum-selling, Grammy winning recording artist after the singer compared his job to being a police officer.

Friggatriskaidekaphobia...WHAT?

Many people are truly terrified of Friday the 13th. It’s a real fear.

New report highlights benefits of flu vaccine

Flu vaccination prevented an estimated 6.6 million influenza-associated illnesses, 3.2 million medically attended illnesses, and 79,000 hospitalizations during the 2012-2013 flu season, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Light bulb ban set to take effect

Light bulb manufacturers will cease making traditional 40 and 60-watt light bulbs -- the most popular in the country -- at the start of 2014.

'Affluenza': Is it real?

Attorneys for Texas teen Ethan Couch claimed that his "affluenza" meant he was blameless for driving drunk and causing a crash that left four people dead in June.

Ricin plea deal explained

A 35-year-old New Boston, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to a biological weapons charge in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales and Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security. John Carlin.