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Looming Summit

President Trump is preparing for what could be the most consequential trip of his presidency- tomorrow's summit with North Korea.

  President Trump is heading to Canada today for the G-7 summit, and while that could entail some real drama about the U.S.’s new tariffs, he is already looking to duck out early to make the journey to Singapore. Singapore is getting ready, beefing up security. The President received some last minute advice from Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe at…

Sentence Kommuted

President Trump commutes a grandmother's life sentence with help from Kim Kardashian

Alice Johnson is now a free woman. The 63-year- old grandmother was serving time on drug offenses and had her life sentence commuted. Johnson has President Trump to thank, but there’s someone else who was crucial to the release- Kim Kardashian. The reality tv star has been campaigning hard for Johnson’s release, and met with the President last week. Johnson…

First Primary Results

California was the most closely-watched state for Tuesday's primaries, but there were plenty of other key races around the country.

  California’s lieutenant governor is one step closer to getting the top job. Gavin Newsom beat his Democratic rivals to take the gubernatorial primary Tuesday. Beyond the golden state, New Jersey’s embattled Senator Bob Menendez won his primary despite some legal woes. The Democratic incumbent will go up against Republican Bob Hugin, a former pharmaceutical company exec. Alabama’s first female…

Arizona Manhunt Over

A suspect in six killings in Arizona fatally shot himself at a Scottsdale hotel, ending a days-long manhunt.

  Police say fifty-six year old Dwight Lamon Jones shot himself to death as officers closed in at a Scottsdale hotel. Jones is suspected in at least six killings in Arizona since Thursday. Authorities believe Jones targeted people associated with his 2009 divorce from his wife. Four victims were shot at office buildings in Scottsdale. The first was well-known forensic…

Extreme Earthquakes

A Guatemalan volcano erupts, killing dozens.

  As volcanic activity continues on Hawaii’s big island, there’s a new deadly threat from another volcano thousands of miles away. Fiery explosions of ash and molten rock erupted from a volcano in Guatemala.The source is the Volcan de Fuego — Spanish for ‘volcano of fire.’ Towering clouds of smoke have blanketed surrounding villages in thick, heavy ash. At least…

Search for a Shooter

A massive search effort is underway for the man accused of killing a Tennessee cop.

The search is on for the man police say killed a Tennessee sheriff’s deputy. Daniel Scott Baker was found dead in his patrol car after responding to a call about a suspicious vehicle. The 32-year-old was with the Dickson County Sheriff’s Department for ten years. Authorities are now in the midst of a massive manhunt for his killer. Steven Wiggins,…

Making a Meeting

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is set to meet with the highest-ranking North Korean official to visit the United States in nearly two decades.

A lot of negotiating ahead, with a daunting timeline. Negotiations continue to kickstart the canceled summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, with a number of moving parts on two continents to make the meeting happen. Later today North Korean official Kim Yong Chol is expected to arrive in New York and meet with U.S. secretary…

A Stormy Monday

Alberto weakens a bit as it moves over land but the severe weather continues over the South.

Almost on cue, Alberto made landfall over Florida Monday with winds topping 60 miles an hour, kicking up angry waves and dangerous rip currents. As predicted, the storm pounded the panhandle with torrential rains. But even with the forecast calling for severe wet weather, plenty of residents were still thrown by the storm’s intensity. Alberto’s outer bands stretch all the…

Alberto Arrives

The first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season is bearing down on the Gulf Coast.

Subtropical storm Alberto is getting stronger strength as it creeps toward the Gulf Coast. Usually, storm surges are one of the chief concerns, but forecasters say this storm will be mostly a rain event. Up to 12 inches could fall in some parts of Florida, prompting locals to ready as many sandbags as possible. The storm has already disrupted local…

Summit Sinks

President Trump has decided to pull out of next month's summit with Kim Jong Un.

It was a surprise move from President Trump, but both sides seem to holding out hope that the talks will get back on track. North Korea still wants this summit to happen, or at least that’s what they’re saying. However, the White House says that’s not the message they’ve been getting from the regime. President trump says he pulled out…