Even though spring starts this morning at 7:02 EDT, most of the Midwest and northeast is still digging out of a foot to a foot and a half of snow, and the cold weather could last into April. For parts of the Midwest, this will be the coldest first day of spring since 1965.
Police in South Korea are investigating reported computer network outages of several broadcasters and banks. Early reports indicate that some suspect the outages could be part of a hacking attack on the country.
Authorities announced at a press conference at the University of Central Florida that two packages addressed to the would-be UCF shooter were found in a dorm mailroom on Tuesday. Inside, police found two 22-round magazines, a sling for the weapon and a DVD on how to shoot properly.
It happened again Monday night. An inmate, Travis Thorngren, walked away from the South Dakota State Penitentiary's Jameson Annex. He is serving time for a grand theft conviction out of Lincoln County. A check of our records show at least five inmates have been able to walk away from state prisons and county jails in just the last 11 weeks. We sat down with Attorney General Marty Jackley to ask him what is going on.
Thursday, April 17 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-04-17 18:42:22 GMT
It was over drugs, police say. 53-year-old Brenda Lynn Hansen is dead today, murdered by a man she knew, but wasn't romantically involved with, because he wanted her Oxycontin pills. John Richard Senn,More >>
It was over drugs, police say. Brenda Lynn Hansen, 53, is dead, murdered by a man she knew, but wasn't romantically involved with, because he wanted her Oxycontin pills.More >>
Thursday, April 17 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:53:39 GMT
George Thorogood and the Destroyers and Gary Clark Jr. are set to headline this year's JazzFest. Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues announced the main stage lineup Thursday at the Washington Pavilion. The lineupMore >>
George Thorogood and the Destroyers will team up with Gary Clark Jr. as headliners at the 2014 JazzFest.More >>
Thursday, April 17 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-04-17 14:13:31 GMT
Two Sheldon residents are behind bars today. An 11 month long joint investigation between the Sheldon Police Department and the Iowa State Fire Marshall's Office into the 05-14-13 fire which destroyedMore >>
An 11 month long joint investigation between the Sheldon Police Department and the Iowa State Fire Marshall's Office into the 05-14-13 fire which destroyed the Buddz's Sports Bar and Grill in Sheldon, Iowa, has resulted in the arrest of two Sheldon residents on charges of arson.More >>
Thursday, April 17 2014 9:54 AM EDT2014-04-17 13:54:39 GMT
Sioux falls has seen its second murder of 2014 and again, the victim is a woman in her 50's. It happened in a home on the 5600 block of Misty Glen Place in southwest Sioux Falls. Neighbors were surprisedMore >>
Sioux Falls has seen its second murder of 2014 and again, the victim is a woman in her 50's.More >>