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Texas Monitoring Roads, Can Checkpoints Halt Future Incidents?

Texas Monitoring Roads, Can Checkpoints Halt Future Incidents?

An incident in San Antonio, Texas that left over 50 immigrants dead in a hot trailer has the state taking new steps to monitor highways. A Brooks County, Texas rancher tells us he thinks checkpoints are key.

6 hrs 46 mins ago by Frank McCaffrey
Border Patrol Warns of Dangers Immigrants Face in Summer Months

Border Patrol Warns of Dangers Immigrants Face in Summer Months

After the tragedy in San Antonio where over 50 immigrants were found dead in an abandoned tractor-trailer, we see the dangers those crossing illegally face. Broder Patrol gives its warning.

June 29th, 7:35 PM CDT by Frank McCaffrey
Abortion Bans are Challenging Laws Already in the Books

Abortion Bans are Challenging Laws Already in the Books

In the latest flurry of activity across the U.S. - following the Supreme Court Decision overturning Roe V. Wade - Challenges on laws already on the books are playing out differently in lower courts. Roughly half of all states are expected to prohibit or l

June 29th, 9:27 AM CDT
California land taken from Black couple returned

California land taken from Black couple returned

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to return ownership of prime California beachfront property to descendants of a Black couple who built a resort for African Americans but were stripped of the land in the 19-20s.The board voted 5-0

June 29th, 8:43 AM CDT
Train Deaths Update

Train Deaths Update

We're learning more in the Amtrak train derailment in Missouri Monday that killed four people and injured 150 more. According to the National Transportation Safety Board, the collision with a truck that set off the derailment happened at a crossing with n

June 29th, 8:21 AM CDT
A Look at Dangers of Traveling in Trailers, After Masses Discovered Dead in TX

A Look at Dangers of Traveling in Trailers, After Masses Discovered Dead in TX

Authorities discovered dozens of immigrants had died in the heat inside a trailer in San Antonio, Texas. We have an in-depth look at how hot it can get inside.

June 28th, 5:06 PM CDT by Frank McCaffrey
46 Migrants Found Dead in TX Truck

46 Migrants Found Dead in TX Truck

More than 40 people were found dead inside a semi-trailer, in what is thought to be a botched migrant smuggling attempt. And this find may be one of the deadliest smuggling tragedies in recent decades. Around 100 people in total were in the trailer locate

June 28th, 7:13 AM CDT
At Least 3 Dead in Amtrak Crash in Missouri

At Least 3 Dead in Amtrak Crash in Missouri

A passenger train traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago derailed in Missouri, leaving three people dead and at least 50 injured An Amtrak spokeswoman said the Southwest Chief was carrying 243 passengers and 12 crew members when it derailed near Mendon, Mi

June 28th, 7:02 AM CDT
States Make Moves on Abortion, Will Issue Impact Midterms?

States Make Moves on Abortion, Will Issue Impact Midterms?

As certain states take steps to handle their abortion laws, now there's after a Supreme Court ruling last week. But will abortion be much of an issue in the midterm elections?

June 27th, 6:02 PM CDT by Frank McCaffrey
New Device Warns Heart and Stroke Patients of High Attack Risk

New Device Warns Heart and Stroke Patients of High Attack Risk

Scientists in Australia are developing a small device which can alert patients if they're at an increased risk of a stroke or heart attack, by detecting small physical changes in blood from a pin-prick test. The aim is to pre-warn patients to avoid what t

June 27th, 7:30 AM CDT by Kennedy Payne
$642M Worth of Drugs set Alight in Myanmar

$642M Worth of Drugs set Alight in Myanmar

Myanmar authorities burned illegal narcotics worth over $642 million across the country on Sunday, to mark the annual International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. Confiscated drugs like heroin, cannabis, methamphetamine, and ketamine, alo

June 27th, 7:28 AM CDT by Kennedy Payne
Aquaman's Momoa Joins UN Efforts to Protect Oceans

Aquaman's Momoa Joins UN Efforts to Protect Oceans

Movie star Jason Momoa also known as "Aquaman" is pairing officially with the United Nations to become the UN advocate for life below water. The "Sustainable Goal 14" initiative aims at preserving and promoting a sustainable use of the oceans, seas and ma

June 26th, 6:16 PM CDT by Erin Hatfield
Thousands Gather in Chicago to Celebrate Pride

Thousands Gather in Chicago to Celebrate Pride

Parades celebrating LGBTQ pride kicked off in some of America's biggest cities Sunday amid new fears about the potential erosion of freedoms won through decades of activism. The annual marches in New York, San Francisco, Chicago and elsewhere take place a

June 26th, 6:14 PM CDT by Erin Hatfield
Arrests as Istanbul Marchers Try to Defy Pride Ban

Arrests as Istanbul Marchers Try to Defy Pride Ban

Dozens of people were detained in central Istanbul Sunday after city authorities banned a LGBTQ Pride march, organizers said. The march to celebrate the LGBTQ community has been banned in Istanbul since 2015 but every year large groups gather to mark the

June 26th, 6:09 PM CDT by Erin Hatfield
NASA Rocket Launches From Northern Australia

NASA Rocket Launches From Northern Australia

NASA launched a rocket from the Arnhem Space Centre, on the Dhupuma Plateau, in Australia's Northern Territory on Sunday, This is NASA's first launch from a commercial spaceport outside the US and the first in Australia in 27 years. The rocket carries sci

June 26th, 3:49 PM CDT by Erin Hatfield

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