Rob Ford Reclaims Old City Council Seat as Brother Loses Mayoral Bid

The Ford brothers reign over Toronto is over. Well, mostly. On Monday, John Tory defeated Rob Ford's brother, Doug, to win Toronto's mayoral election. But Rob Ford, who is still being treated for cancer, isn't done with the city yet: He was reelected to his old city council seat. » 10/28/14 10:10am Tuesday 10:10am

School Shooter Invited Friends to Lunch Via Text Before Shooting Them

Jaylen Fryberg, the 15-year-old freshman who killed two students at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. on Friday, invited five friends to lunch via text message before opening fire in the cafeteria, according to Snohomish County Sheriff Ty Trenary. » 10/27/14 6:03pm Monday 6:03pm

Felony Drug Suspect Goes Free After Darren Wilson Skips Court Date

A judge dropped felony drug charges against Christopher A. Brooks on Monday after Brooks' arresting officer—Darren Wilson, who hasn't been seen in public since shooting Michael Brown to death on August 9—failed to show up in court. » 10/27/14 3:33pm Monday 3:33pm

Two Dead, Four Wounded in Shooting at Washington High School

Police in Marysville, Washington have reportedly confirmed an active shooter at Pilchuck High School. Shots were fired near the school's cafeteria and students are locked in their classrooms, according to a teacher who spoke with KIRO. There are unconfirmed reports of six injuries, and a Life Flight helicopter has… » 10/24/14 2:11pm 10/24/14 2:11pm

Both U.S. Nurses Infected With Ebola Now Virus-Free

As Ebola panic spreads in New York City, here's some good news: The two Dallas nurses who contracted the virus earlier this month are now free of the deadly disease. This morning, health officials in Maryland announced that Nina Pham, the first nurse diagnosed, has tested negative for Ebola. The announcement comes… » 10/24/14 11:53am 10/24/14 11:53am

Doctor Who Treated Ebola in Guinea Being Tested for Virus in NYC

A doctor who returned from West Africa last week is being tested for Ebola at Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan. Dr. Craig Spencer, who reportedly worked with Doctors Without Borders treating the deadly virus in Guinea, was rushed to the hospital earlier today after showing signs of a high fever and gastrointestinal… » 10/23/14 4:13pm 10/23/14 4:13pm

Pharmacy-Raiding Bear Cub Bound for Rehab

A tiny cub, sad because he couldn't find his mother, went looking for chewing gum and prescription narcotics in an Oregon pharmacy on Sunday. But before the one-month-old bear could find any good pills, narcs from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife took him away—in a shopping basket no less, which is the most… » 10/22/14 2:17pm 10/22/14 2:17pm

Man Wanders Brooklyn Street on Fire After Escaping Basement Blast

Yesterday afternoon, a man reportedly smoking a hookah in his Brooklyn basement accidentally set himself on fire and sprinted out into the street, where he wandered around for nearly a minute—most of his clothes melted off, according to reports—until witnesses were finally able to extinguish the flames. » 10/22/14 10:45am 10/22/14 10:45am

Hannibal Buress Called Bill Cosby a Rapist During a Stand-up Set

During his stand-up show in Philadelphia Thursday night, comedian Hannibal Buress addressed the multiple sexual assault accusations against Bill Cosby. "…You raped women, Bill Cosby," Buress said. " So, [that] brings you down a couple notches." » 10/20/14 4:35pm 10/20/14 4:35pm