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Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Evacuated After Bag Tests Positive for Explosives


Frank Polich/Getty Images(MINNEAPOLIS) -- An unattended bag leads to an evacuation at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.On Saturday, a portion of Terminal 1 ticketing at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport was briefly evacuated when an

Sensitive U.S. Sites Vulnerable to Drone Attack, DHS Assessment Says


iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Sensitive sites across the United States are vulnerable to attack by store-bought drones, according to a new assessment by the Department of Homeland Security office in charge of sharing threat information with first-line

Sam DuBose Protests in Cincinnati Lead to Arrests


iStock/Thinkstock(CINCINNATI) -- Protesters in Cincinnati hold a vigil to remember the victim of a police shooting.Chants of "I am Sam DuBose" were heard in Cincinnati on Friday night as hundreds came together for a vigil and rally to remember Sam DuBose,

CA in State of Emergency as Wildfires Continue to Burn


iStock/Thinkstock(SACRAMENTO) -- California is in a state of emergency as wildfires rage on.On Friday, California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency as firefighters continue to battle nearly two dozen wildfires. Daniel Berlant, a Cal Fire spok

Family Desperately Seeks Answers to Missing Seattle Man's Whereabouts


ABC News(SEATTLE) -- The search continues for software engineer Jeremiah Foco, who was en route to his job when he went missing over a week ago.Foco’s friends plastered photos of the 34-year-old around his Seattle neighborhood, asking strangers if t

Individual Jumps Bike Rack in Front of White House


Joe Ravi/iStock/ThinkStock(WASHINGTON) -- An individual jumped the bike rack on Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House but not the actual fence, the Secret Service said Friday.A statement from Brian Leary, spokesman for the U.S. Secret Service sa

Close Call: Delta Pilot Spots Drone Just Before Landing


Boarding1Now/iStock Editorial/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) -- A Delta pilot flying into JFK airport in New York spotted a drone off its right wing as it approached the runway, the Federal Aviation Administration said Friday.The plane, an MD88 with five crew membe

From Wild Drinking, Drugs Scandal to Cyber Security Savior?


Win McNamee/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A U.S. government contractor, several of whose employees were caught on video drunk and drugged on a sensitive security mission in Afghanistan, is now being used to help fix the massive security breach at the Office o

Watch Another Heated Traffic Stop Made by Cop Accused of Killing Samuel DuBose


Hamilton County Sheriff's Office(CINCINNATI) -- The police officer charged with murdering Samuel DuBose during a traffic stop earlier this month reportedly had another controversial run-in with motorists last year that was caught on video.The revelation c

Charleston Church Shooting Suspect Dylann Roof Pleads Not Guilty


Grace Beahm-Pool/Getty Images(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- Alleged Charleston, South Carolina, church shooter Dylann Roof appeared in court Friday to face federal hate crime charges.Roof's new attorneys told a federal judge that Roof is prepared to plead guilty t

Coast Guard Will Suspend Search for Teens Missing at Sea


US Coast Guard(MIAMI) -- The Coast Guard is expected to suspend its search for two Florida teenagers who've been missing at sea for one week. The search for Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, both 14, will be suspended at sunset tonight, Capt. Mark Fedor,

Escaped Inmate Captured in Pa., Suspected of Murdering Woman


iStock/Thinkstock(KITTANNING, Pa.) -- An escaped inmate has been captured in western Pennsylvania.Pennsylvania State Police said on Friday that Robert Crissman was caught a little more than 24 hours after he walked away from the Armstrong County Jail, whe

Car Crashes into Barricade at US Capitol Building, Police Say


iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- A car smashed into a barricade at the U.S. Capitol building Friday morning, police said.The Nissan Altima, which had Florida plates, hit a security gate at Independence Avenue and New Jersey Avenue Northwest.The driver, wh