Top stories from around the country.
Alaska hiker reported missing after bear encounter found alive
The solo hiker was found Wednesday as searches for the day were ending because of weather.
Utah teen with Down syndrome devastated to be left out of cheer team photo
Florida teen charged with negligence after 6-year-old dies accidentally shooting himself
House passes bill to make Juneteenth a federal holiday
Widower of ex-Mississippi politician slams investigations into deaths of wife, sister
Dangerous heat wave in western U.S.
Lack of broadband internet creating divide in America
High speed broadband internet needed for video conferencing has always been hard to get in rural America because companies make less money connecting remote communities rather than cities. Internet is a public utility in Wilson, North Carolina, but that isn’t an option in other rural areas as they struggle with slow and spotty service.