Jan 19, 2017

Florida teen still loves the 'mother' who abducted her as a baby

An 18-year-old woman abducted as a newborn from a hospital in Jacksonville, Florida, says she still loves the only mother she has known. Alexis Manigo told ABC’s “Good Morning America” in an interview broadcast Wednesday that the woman charged in her abduction, 51-year-old Gloria ...

U.S. 'momma' charged with stealing teenage daughter at birth

Jan 15, 2017

U.S. 'momma' charged with stealing teenage daughter at birth

Neighbors knew them for years as a church-going mother and her polite teenage daughter before police swarmed Gloria Williams’ home in the small, quiet South Carolina city of Walterboro. Williams, 51, was arrested on charges of kidnapping the 18-year-old. Investigators said DNA analysis proved ...

Public areas of airports are the most vulnerable to attack

Jan 8, 2017

Public areas of airports are the most vulnerable to attack

In a post-9/11 world, American airports have taken all sorts of steps to keep travelers safe. But significant vulnerabilities remain. The attack that killed five people Friday at the Fort Lauderdale airport raised concerns about how to further protect travelers and what place firearms ...

This pretty penny could cost you a pretty penny

Jan 4, 2017

This pretty penny could cost you a pretty penny

ort Lauderdale Florida Faced with a copper shortage at the beginning of World War II, the U.S. Mint authorized experiments to make pennies from other metals, plastic and rubber. A Tennessee company made some from glass and failed so spectacularly that only one known ...