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  • 2 bull sharks caught in Potomac River

    2 bull sharks caught in Potomac River

    Thursday, August 22 2013 3:11 PM EDT2013-08-22 19:11:47 GMT

    For the second time in three years, fishermen in southern Maryland have pulled in a shark from the most unlikely place -- the Potomac River. Actually they caught two sharks.

    For the second time in three years, fishermen in southern Maryland have pulled in a shark from the most unlikely place -- the Potomac River. Actually they caught two sharks.

  • Obama: US won't stop confronting Islamic State

    Obama: US won't stop confronting Islamic State

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:09 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:09:57 GMT
    The White House says President Barack Obama will deliver a statement on Wednesday, the day after Islamic State militants released a video showing an American journalist being beheaded.
    President Barack Obama says the United States will continue to confront Islamic State extremists despite the brutal murder of journalist James Foley.
  • New marijuana drug 'Wax' looks and feels like lip balm

    New marijuana drug 'Wax' looks and feels like lip balm

    Monday, August 18 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-08-18 16:39:19 GMT
    It goes by the name Wax, Butter and Honeycomb on the streets, and it can pack a kick equal to 15 to 20 joints of marijuana. The new drug looks and feels like lip balm. It's made from the oils of marijuana plants and has a high level of THC - the chemical that produces a high.
    It goes by the name Wax, Butter and Honeycomb on the streets, and it can pack a kick equal to 15 to 20 joints of marijuana. The new drug looks and feels like lip balm. It's made from the oils of marijuana plants and has a high level of THC - the chemical that produces a high.
  • Maryland family’s dog gets adopted while they’re on vacation

    Maryland family’s dog gets adopted while they’re on vacation

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:21 PM EDT2014-08-20 03:21:22 GMT
    The Haw family normally takes their dog on vacation with them. But, the one time they left it at home, their pet was adopted by another family.
    The Haw family normally takes their dog on vacation with them. But, the one time they left it at home, their pet was adopted by another family.
  • Corona Beer announces voluntary recall due to glass particles

    Corona Beer announces voluntary recall due to glass particles

    Monday, August 18 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-08-19 02:55:22 GMT
    Attention beer lovers: a popular brew has been recalled.  Corona Beer announced a voluntary recall Monday after the company reported glass particles being found in some 12-ounce, clear Corona Extra beers.
    Attention beer lovers: a popular brew has been recalled.  Corona Beer announced a voluntary recall Monday after the company reported glass particles being found in some 12-ounce, clear Corona Extra beers.
  • Video Shows Heroic Police Officer Saving Woman Who Started Choking

    Video Shows Heroic Police Officer Saving Woman Who Started Choking

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 3:26 PM EDT2014-08-13 19:26:01 GMT
    Dramatic dash cam video shows a heroic Michigan police officer as he saves a woman who started choking while driving. Kalamazoo Public Safety Officer Jason Gates initiated a traffic stop last weekend when he saw the vehicle run a red light.When he walked up to the car, he saw that the woman was choking. At first, he thought she might be trying to get out of a ticket, but quickly realized that she was in serious trouble."People do a lot of funny thing to get out of tickets," he said this morni...
    Dramatic dash cam video shows a heroic Michigan police officer as he saves a woman who started choking while driving. Kalamazoo Public Safety Officer Jason Gates initiated a traffic stop last weekend when he saw the vehicle run a red light.When he walked up to the car, he saw that the woman was choking. At first, he thought she might be trying to get out of a ticket, but quickly realized that she was in serious trouble."People do a lot of funny thing to get out of tickets," he said this morni...
  • Police: Woman called 911, reported robbery after drug deal went wrong

    Police: Woman called 911, reported robbery after drug deal went wrong

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:00:21 GMT
    Prince William County police say a woman who called 911 to report a robbery ended up behind bars herself. Investigators say the money 19-year-old Amanda Twomey reported stolen was cash she gave to the suspect in exchange for marijuana—which he never produced.
    Prince William County police say a woman who called 911 to report a robbery ended up behind bars herself. Investigators say the money 19-year-old Amanda Twomey reported stolen was cash she gave to the suspect in exchange for marijuana—which he never produced.
  • Police: Father shot 3-year-old in head, slashed her throat

    Police: Father shot 3-year-old in head, slashed her throat

    Monday, August 18 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-08-18 22:06:46 GMT
    The murder of a 3-year-old girl at the hands of her own father left many stunned over the weekend. On Monday, Prince George's County police said Frederick Miller shot his daughter in the head before being shot and killed by police, but it's not clear why Miller abducted his daughter.
    The murder of a 3-year-old girl at the hands of her own father left many stunned over the weekend. On Monday, Prince George's County police said Frederick Miller shot his daughter in the head before being shot and killed by police, but it's not clear why Miller abducted his daughter.
  • Movie Theater Closes After Several People Bit By Bed Bugs

    Movie Theater Closes After Several People Bit By Bed Bugs

    Monday, August 18 2014 12:40 PM EDT2014-08-18 16:40:38 GMT
    A movie theater in Lodi, California is now temporarily closed after several people complained of being bit by bed bugs while enjoying a flick.FOX's Nicole Comstock has more.Two teenagers who are covered in bed bugs bites claim they got them while sitting in movie a theater in Lodi.“When we woke up in the next morning, we looked at each other and saw that we had all these red bumps all over us,” one of the girls said.The girls did not release their names to FOX40 and did not show their faces o...
    A movie theater in Lodi, California is now temporarily closed after several people complained of being bit by bed bugs while enjoying a flick.FOX's Nicole Comstock has more.Two teenagers who are covered in bed bugs bites claim they got them while sitting in movie a theater in Lodi.“When we woke up in the next morning, we looked at each other and saw that we had all these red bumps all over us,” one of the girls said.The girls did not release their names to FOX40 and did not show their faces o...
  • New app won't let kids ignore calls from parents

    New app won't let kids ignore calls from parents

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:42 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:42:22 GMT
    Giving a child a cell phone doesn't always mean they'll answer when their parents call. Now, there's an app for that.
    Giving a child a cell phone doesn't always mean they'll answer when their parents call. Now, there's an app for that.
  • Police say man broke into woman’s home, took off clothes and fell asleep with her in bed

    Police say man broke into woman’s home, took off clothes and fell asleep with her in bed

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:55 AM EDT2014-08-20 10:55:25 GMT
    SANTA ANA, Calif. - A man was arrested after police say he broke into a woman's home, took off all his clothes, and climbed into her bed while she was in it sleeping. According to police reports, the incident happened last month in Santa Ana, California. The victim told investigators that she screamed when she awoke to find the man, identified as 29-year-old Jonathan Phan, in her bed. Phan fled through a window. Officers were able to identify Phan because he left behind his pants, cell pho...
    SANTA ANA, Calif. - A man was arrested after police say he broke into a woman's home, took off all his clothes, and climbed into her bed while she was in it sleeping. According to police reports, the incident happened last month in Santa Ana, California. The victim told investigators that she screamed when she awoke to find the man, identified as 29-year-old Jonathan Phan, in her bed. Phan fled through a window. Officers were able to identify Phan because he left behind his pants, cell pho...
  • Naked man on motorcycle crashes into vehicles; faces charges including DUI

    Naked man on motorcycle crashes into vehicles; faces charges including DUI

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:08 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:08:38 GMT
    A naked man operating a motorcycle struck two vehicles and then fled into a wooded area, police say. The incident happened Friday around 9:30 p.m. on the 1600 block of S. Barton Street.
    A naked man operating a motorcycle struck two vehicles and then fled into a wooded area, police say. The incident happened Friday around 9:30 p.m. on the 1600 block of S. Barton Street.
  • Biker crashes into car, lands standing on its roof

    Biker crashes into car, lands standing on its roof

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:26 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:26:19 GMT
    Spider-Man has some competition. A Russian dashcam caught a motorcyclist running into the back of a moving car, flipping onto its roof and landing safely on his or her feet. Dashcams are very popular among Russians, who use them to combat corrupt law enforcement officials and capture evidence of accidents, like this one. The nearly incredible video posted to YouTube on Monday was shot near the city of Koroleva, according to a report on Jalopnik.com. In it, a sedan pulls into the passi...
    Spider-Man has some competition. A Russian dashcam caught a motorcyclist running into the back of a moving car, flipping onto its roof and landing safely on his or her feet. Dashcams are very popular among Russians, who use them to combat corrupt law enforcement officials and capture evidence of accidents, like this one. The nearly incredible video posted to YouTube on Monday was shot near the city of Koroleva, according to a report on Jalopnik.com. In it, a sedan pulls into the passi...
  • Funeral for 3-year-old girl, shot and killed in Landover

    Funeral for 3-year-old girl, shot and killed in Landover

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:54:10 GMT
    A community came together Wednesday to remember an innocent 3-year-old who died as the result of a petty argument. Police say Knijah Bibb was shot and killed by a bullet meant for someone else, and while friends and family said their goodbyes, police said they won't give up the search for her killer. 
    A community came together Wednesday to remember an innocent 3-year-old who died as the result of a petty argument. Police say Knijah Bibb was shot and killed by a bullet meant for someone else, and while friends and family said their goodbyes, police said they won't give up the search for her killer. 
  • Arrest made in Prince George's Co. mother's murder

    Arrest made in Prince George's Co. mother's murder

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-08-19 22:06:30 GMT
    Prince George's County police say they've made an arrest in connection to the murder of a mother found dead in her home on Monday.  Investigators say 39-year-old Tor Chiumba Campbell of Greenbelt killed 36-year-old Shauntelle Marie Lewis.
    Prince George's County police say they've made an arrest in connection to the murder of a mother found dead in her home on Monday.  Investigators say 39-year-old Tor Chiumba Campbell of Greenbelt killed 36-year-old Shauntelle Marie Lewis.
  • Small Missouri radio station's live stream from Ferguson goes viral

    Small Missouri radio station's live stream from Ferguson goes viral

    Monday, August 18 2014 5:58 PM EDT2014-08-18 21:58:59 GMT
    The images coming out of Ferguson, Missouri have left many riveted, but a small, volunteer-run radio station has been key in helping to make that happen. 
    The images coming out of Ferguson, Missouri have left many riveted, but a small, volunteer-run radio station has been key in helping to make that happen. 
  • 12 surprising reasons you can’t lose weight

    12 surprising reasons you can’t lose weight

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:51 AM EDT2014-08-19 11:51:48 GMT
    You've overhauled your diet, exercise most days and even though you've lost some weight those last few pounds just won't seem to budge. So what gives? Experts say despite your best efforts, there are some things that you may not even realize have a huge effect on weight loss. Here are 12 that may be messing with your slim-down plans: 1. You're sleep-deprived. According to a Gallup poll, 40 percent of people get less than 7 hours of sleep each night. Without that precious shut-eye ...
    You've overhauled your diet, exercise most days and even though you've lost some weight those last few pounds just won't seem to budge. So what gives? Experts say despite your best efforts, there are some things that you may not even realize have a huge effect on weight loss. Here are 12 that may be messing with your slim-down plans: 1. You're sleep-deprived. According to a Gallup poll, 40 percent of people get less than 7 hours of sleep each night. Without that precious shut-eye ...
  • No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook

    No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-08-20 01:06:54 GMT
    Behold the cascade of baby photos, the flood of funny kid anecdotes and the steady stream of school milestones on Facebook. It all makes Sonia Rao, a stay-at-home mother of a 1-year-old in Mountain View, California, "a little uncomfortable."
    Behold the cascade of baby photos, the flood of funny kid anecdotes and the steady stream of school milestones on Facebook. It all makes Sonia Rao, a stay-at-home mother of a 1-year-old in Mountain View, California, "a little uncomfortable."
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