It's the deadliest drug in America, and its use is on the rise

It's the deadliest drug in America, and its use is on the rise

Fentanyl-related deaths are soaring and in 2016, reached 18,335.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 4:18 PM EDT
Some Florida cities don't want spring breakers

Some Florida cities don't want spring breakers

Fed up with years of unruly antics and disturbing headlines, spring break destinations have started cracking down -- hard.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 11:03 AM EDT
Robert Kraft will not accept plea deal offered in Florida day spa case

Robert Kraft will not accept plea deal offered in Florida day spa case

Robert Kraft will not accept a plea deal offered by Florida prosecutors in the case against the New England Patriots owner and other men accused of soliciting prostitution at a Jupiter, Florida, day spa, a source familiar with the case told CNN on Wednesday.

Two decades later, Vietnam veteran allowed to fly American flag outside of his Virginia home

Two decades later, Vietnam veteran allowed to fly American flag outside of his Virginia home

The man's homeowners association only allowed flags to be flown on a 6-foot pole attached to the house, but his was 25 feet.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 3:36 PM EDT
A massive meteor exploded in the Earth's atmosphere... and everyone missed it

A massive meteor exploded in the Earth's atmosphere... and everyone missed it

While you were living your life on December 18th, 2018, a giant space rock exploded 16 miles above the Earth's surface, giving off 10 times the energy of the atomic bomb detonated over Hiroshima.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 2:53 PM EDT
Head of Warner Bros. steps down due to sexual misconduct investigation

Head of Warner Bros. steps down due to sexual misconduct investigation

Kevin Tsujihara, the head of WarnerMedia's movie and television studio, is leaving the company.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 9:40 AM EDT
New Zealand wants Mark Zuckerberg to address mosque attack video

New Zealand wants Mark Zuckerberg to address mosque attack video

Horrific video of the mosque massacre in Christchurch was viewed live fewer than 200 times on Facebook, but that was enough to unleash it across the internet.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 9:31 AM EDT
Chemical blaze in Houston could keep burning for two more days

Chemical blaze in Houston could keep burning for two more days

A cloud of black smoke continues to emanate from a fire at a petrochemical storage facility in suburban Houston that has burned since Sunday.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 11:24 PM EDT
FAA finds similarities between the Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air plane crashes

FAA finds similarities between the Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air plane crashes

The Boeing Max planes both used automated flight software called the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System (MCAS).

Monday, March 18th 2019, 10:47 PM EDT
Hilton Hotels will recycle used bars of soap to 'save the planet'

Hilton Hotels will recycle used bars of soap to 'save the planet'

Used soap from Hilton Hotels is getting a second life.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 3:00 PM EDT
Space can give astronauts herpes

Space can give astronauts herpes

The longer astronauts spend in space, the more likely they are to have viruses like herpes, chickenpox and shingles reactivate.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 12:44 PM EDT
Source says New York crime boss' killing doesn't appear to be mob-related

Source says New York crime boss' killing doesn't appear to be mob-related

By Ralph Ellis and Brynn Gingras, CNN A 24-year-old man has been taken into custody in connection with the shooting death of reputed New York crime boss Francesco "Frank" Cali, the New York Police Department said.

New Zealand PM's office received shooter's 'manifesto' minutes before attack

New Zealand PM's office received shooter's 'manifesto' minutes before attack

By Madeline Holcombe, CNN New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's office received an email with the manifesto from the suspect behind the mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques, minutes before the attack began.

Protesters clash with police in 18th straight day of yellow vest demonstrations in Paris

Protesters clash with police in 18th straight day of yellow vest demonstrations in Paris

Sixty people, including 17 police officers and a fireman, were slightly injured Saturday on the 18th straight day of yellow vest demonstrations in Paris.

Moose crashes through window of Colorado home

Moose crashes through window of Colorado home

Breckenridge police found that a moose had crashed through a window in the home’s basement.

Here's how you can help the victims of the New Zealand terror attacks

Here's how you can help the victims of the New Zealand terror attacks

Impact Your World is vetting organizations where you can donate to help those affected by this tragedy.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 2:50 PM EDT
New Tesla model revealed

New Tesla model revealed

Elon Musk unveiled Tesla's mid-size electric SUV, the Model Y, Thursday night in Hawthorne, California.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 8:14 AM EDT
Boeing will keep building new 737 Max planes

Boeing will keep building new 737 Max planes

The 737 Max is the company's bestselling jet and remains in huge demand, despite two recent fatal crashes.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 8:05 AM EDT
39 tons of Butterball ground turkey recalled for salmonella

39 tons of Butterball ground turkey recalled for salmonella

Butterball is recalling 39 tons of ground turkey products due to potential salmonella contamination.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 4:02 PM EDT
Dick's Sporting Goods to remove guns and ammo from 125 stores

Dick's Sporting Goods to remove guns and ammo from 125 stores

Dick's Sporting Goods will stop selling guns and ammunition at 125 stores where firearm sales have struggled.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 3:07 PM EDT
Kids are most likely to get brain injuries from playing these sports

Kids are most likely to get brain injuries from playing these sports

Almost two million children and teens were seen in emergency rooms across the United States for traumatic brain injuries between 2010 and 2016.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 1:52 PM EDT
Britney Spears musical coming to Broadway

Britney Spears musical coming to Broadway

"Once Upon a One More Time" is set to open this fall at the James M. Nederlander Theatre in Chicago.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 8:36 AM EDT
Gambino crime boss shot dead outside New York home

Gambino crime boss shot dead outside New York home

Francesco Cali, 53, was found with multiple gunshot wounds to the torso, the NYPD said.

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 7:41 AM EDT
Florida teen may have given classmates hit of marijuana vape laced with fentanyl

Florida teen may have given classmates hit of marijuana vape laced with fentanyl

By Michael Paluska Click here for updates on this story

In spite of the EU grounding Boeing 737 Max planes, the US and Canada keep flying them

In spite of the EU grounding Boeing 737 Max planes, the US and Canada keep flying them

The European Union began suspending Boeing 737 Max flights in Europe on Tuesday after a fatal plane crash in Ethiopia killed all 157 people on board.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 9:39 PM EDT
California man charged with killing 9-year-old

California man charged with killing 9-year-old

One week after a 9-year-old girl's body was found in a duffel bag, Los Angeles County officials have charged a man with murder.

Tuesday, March 12th 2019, 3:12 PM EDT
Mysterious killer whale discovered by scientists

Mysterious killer whale discovered by scientists

A mysterious killer whale has been found off the coast of Chile.

Friday, March 8th 2019, 12:10 PM EST
Victims and their families react to R. Kelly's CBS interview

Victims and their families react to R. Kelly's CBS interview

Watching R. Kelly's behavior in a CBS interview evoked an emotional response from some of the women who have alleged that the singer abused them.

Friday, March 8th 2019, 11:52 AM EST
Florida student arrested in Pledge of Allegiance dispute won't be prosecuted

Florida student arrested in Pledge of Allegiance dispute won't be prosecuted

A Florida sixth-grader who was arrested last month following a Pledge of Allegiance dispute at his school will not be prosecuted.

Thursday, March 7th 2019, 11:38 AM EST
Former Palm Beach police officer convicted in shooting death of stranded man

Former Palm Beach police officer convicted in shooting death of stranded man

A jury found a former South Florida police officer guilty on Thursday in the fatal shooting of a motorist whose vehicle had broken down.

Thursday, March 7th 2019, 11:34 AM EST
CHS Black Student Union to Lead Walkout for Racial Justice

CHS Black Student Union to Lead Walkout for Racial Justice

Students at Charlottesville High School are walking out of class to demand city school officials address racism.

VSP Investigating Fatal Crash on Interstate 64

VSP Investigating Fatal Crash on Interstate 64

Virginia State Police say a driver died Sunday after crashing into the rear of a tractor and trailer on I-64 in Louisa County.

PVCC Expanding Car-Loaning Program

PVCC Expanding Car-Loaning Program

The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors is helping Piedmont Virginia Community College expand a program that provides reliable cars for students.

Central Virginia United Methodist Churches are Bowling for A Good Cause

Central Virginia United Methodist Churches are Bowling for A Good Cause

United Methodists across central Virginia are knocking down bowling pins to raise money for a new apartment complex that hopes to house people with intellectual disabilities.

The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative Creates Interactive Map of City Murals

The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative Creates Interactive Map of City Murals

Thanks to a new interactive mural map, you can easily pinpoint a mural's exact location in Charlottesville and Albemarle County while learning more about the artwork itself.

VSP IDs Victim in Fatal Three-Vehicle Crash on I-64 Louisa County

VSP IDs Victim in Fatal Three-Vehicle Crash on I-64 Louisa County

Virginia State Police responded to a three-vehicle crash with a confirmed fatality on I-64 Sunday. Kenneth T. Owens died at the scene.