Couple drowns in rip current while on vacation with their kids in Florida

Couple drowns in rip current while on vacation with their kids in Florida

(HUTCHINSON ISLAND, Fla.) -- A Pennsylvania couple drowned in a rip current while on vacation in Florida with their six children, according to authorities.The parents, 51-year-old Brian Warter and 48-year-old Erica Wishard, were swimming on Hutchinson Island Thursday afternoon when the couple and two of their teenage children were swept…
Is air conditioning enough? Why extreme heat can still put you at risk

Is air conditioning enough? Why extreme heat can still put you at risk

(NEW YORK) -- "The heat is coming for everybody," Andrew Dessler, a professor of atmospheric sciences at Texas A&M University, said as one of the season's earliest-onset heat waves scorches the United States.As officials heed heat wave warnings across the country, forecasting what could become another hottest year on record,…
Trump seeks recusal of judge who fined him $464M in civil fraud trial

Trump seeks recusal of judge who fined him $464M in civil fraud trial

(NEW YORK) -- Former President Donald Trump filed a motion Thursday to try to get the judge who oversaw his civil fraud trial in New York kicked off the case.The motion alleges that Judge Arthur Engoron violated the rules governing how judges are supposed to behave.Engoron in February ordered Trump…
Donald Sutherland, veteran actor and father of Kiefer Sutherland, dead at 88

Donald Sutherland, veteran actor and father of Kiefer Sutherland, dead at 88

(NEW YORK) -- Actor Donald Sutherland, who starred in films including "Klute," "M*A*SH*," "Ordinary People" and, more recently, played the evil President Snow in "The Hunger Games" franchise, has died at age 88.Sutherland's son, actor Kiefer Sutherland, posted the news to social media."With a heavy heart, I tell you that…
Service restored to Amtrak, NJ Transit after earlier suspension

Service restored to Amtrak, NJ Transit after earlier suspension

(NEW YORK) -- Amtrak service between Philadelphia and New Haven, Connecticut, resumed on Thursday evening after train service was suspended for over two hours as crews worked to restore power in the New York area, Amtrak said."Significant delays are anticipated due to rail congestion and single-tracking," Amtrak said in a…
Family of black belts saves woman from alleged sexual assault

Family of black belts saves woman from alleged sexual assault

(KATY, Texas.) -- A family of taekwondo black belts in Texas rescued a woman who was allegedly being sexually assaulted.Han An, wife Hong An and their three children Hannah, Simon and Christian, all of whom have black belts in the Korean martial art, came to the aid Tuesday of a…