Olympic medals from out of this world
A select group of gold medalists at the Winter Olympics in Sochi may receive a bonus medal made from pieces of space rock from the massive meteorite that crashed into Russia one year ago. Alphonso Van Marsh reports.
Unique ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
The Lamplighter restaurant in Wesmoreland County hosted a unique and special ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Sunday in an effort to raise awareness and funds for a local ALS patient.
Teen collects thousands of books for Red Lake Indian Reservation
Help comes in all ages, and this time, an inspired Omaha teen had one request of her community. The generous response took over her life and living room.
The Thin Green Line? Reading police use electric motorcycle
A Reading police officer shows News 8 a new motorcycle that is getting a lot of attention.
Man collects photos to put faces on Vietnam Memorial
An Iowa man collects almost all of the 853 photos needed to show every Iowan killed in the Vietnam War.
Injured school principal continues recovery
A school principal is continuing to work his way back from a severe injury he suffered while trimming trees at his New Hampshire home.
Local boy with muscular dystrophy launches fundraiser
There is a special addition in front of a home in Auburn Sunday, all for a good cause.
Thief steals poem found on fallen Marine's body
As a family struggles to cope with the death of a Fairhaven Marine, they now have to deal with another loss.
Showbiz Minute: Cyrus, Emmys, Venice
Miley Cyrus' VMA date has a warrant for his arrest; Emmys award show viewed by 15.6 million; Venice Film Festival opens with 'Birdman' (Aug. 27)
AP Top Stories August 27 A
Here's the latest news for Wednesday, August 27th: Journalist held captive in Syria arrives in US; Gaza cease-fire holds as sides weigh gains; Mother of newborn baby found in trash arrested; Southern California prepares for big storm surf.