Amy Held

Amy Held appears in the following:

U.N. Says World's Population Will Reach 9.8 Billion By 2050

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The population growth is being driven by high birth rates in developing nations as well as higher life expectancy worldwide.

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Georgia Inmates Come To Aid Of Unconscious Guard

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Polk County Sheriff said he will recommend the inmates' sentences be reduced after they called 911 when the deputy guarding them collapsed.

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Mourners Remember Otto Warmbier At Hometown Funeral

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The 22-year-old university student died Monday, after returning from North Korea in a coma.

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Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Upgraded To 'Fair' After Baseball Field Shooting

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The hospital treating the 51-year-old Louisiana congressman says he is beginning an extended period of healing, a week after being shot during a baseball practice in Virginia.

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FBI Investigating Flint Airport Stabbing As Possible Act Of Terrorism

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The FBI identified the assailant as Amor Ftouhi of Quebec. He reportedly yelled "Allahu Akbar," or "God is great," before stabbing an airport police officer in the neck Wednesday in Flint, Mich.

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Summer's Just Begun, But The Southwestern U.S. Is Already Baking

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Parts of California, Nevada and Arizona are under excessive heat warnings through Sunday night.

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Mattel Introduces New Diverse Ken Dolls; Hopes To Reverse Sales Slump

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The toymaker rolled out 15 new dolls Tuesday with an array of body types, hairstyles and skin tones.

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Carla Fendi, Former President Of Luxury Fashion Brand, Dies

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Fendi helped propel the label to international fame. She was 79.

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Authorities Release Dashcam Video From Shooting Of Philando Castile

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

The dashcam footage comes from the squad car of Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez, who was acquitted last week in the shooting death of Castile during a traffic stop in July 2016.

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Soldiers Shoot 'Terror Attack' Suspect At Brussels Train Station

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Belgian troops patrolling the station shot the suspect after a small explosion went off.

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It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Temperatures were expected to climb as high as 120 degrees there on Tuesday — too high for some smaller planes to handle.

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4 Foreign Inmates Escape Bali Prison Via Tunnel

Monday, June 19, 2017

Police spotted the tunnel Monday morning and believe the escapees remain nearby.

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Suspect Named In Van Attack On Worshippers Leaving London Mosque

Monday, June 19, 2017

British media say 47-year-old Darren Osborne of Cardiff, Wales, is in custody on alleged terrorism offenses.

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Car Rams Police Van In 'Attempted Attack' On Champs-Élysées

Monday, June 19, 2017

The vehicle burst into flames when it hit the van, and the driver died. No police or bystanders were injured.

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Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

The new feature blocks notifications while users are driving, but a loophole could allow text messages to still pop up.

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Short-Haired Girl Mistaken For Boy, Barred From Soccer Tournament Finals

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Mili Hernandez and her Omaha, Neb., soccer team were disqualified from a girls' tournament finals after a mix-up over her gender. "They only did it because I look like a boy," the 8-year-old said.

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Death Toll In Kabul Blast Surpasses 150, Afghan President Says

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Previous estimates said 90 had died in last week's truck bombing outside the German Embassy. Speaking at a Kabul peace conference, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani did not explain the sharp increase.

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3.6 Percent Of Americans Found To Have Food Allergies Or Intolerances

Thursday, June 01, 2017

A new study by researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital finds that women and people of Asian descent are the most at risk and that shellfish is the most common allergen.

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Former Auschwitz Guard Dies Before Beginning Prison Sentence

Thursday, June 01, 2017

Reinhold Hanning was sentenced last June to five years in prison in connection with the murder of 170,000 people at the Nazi concentration camp.

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2nd Noose Found In D.C., This Time At African American History Museum

Thursday, June 01, 2017

Museum visitors discovered the noose Wednesday, less than a week after police found another one hanging from a tree near the Hirshhorn Museum, which is also on the National Mall.

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