Police in Florida say a woman was arrested this week and accused of aggravated assault when she attacked another woman who denied her a slice of pizza. The St. John's County Sheriff's Office says De'Erica
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents had to use tear gas and pepper spray early Saturday to stop nearly 50 “undocumented individuals” from illegally entering the U.S. after they stormed a port
Criminal activity has been officially canceled in one suburban Chicago town due to the extreme heat that's cooking most of the country. “It is just too hot to be outside committing crimes,” the Park Forest
One man is dead and another child was critically injured after a floatplane in Alaska crashed Friday immediately after takeoff. Joseph Patenella, 57, was traveling with his wife, three children and an
A woman living in South Dakota miraculously survived a freak accident that left her neck sliced opened after an unknown object shot out of a lawn mower and struck her last week. Kendra Jensen, 28, was
A young boy celebrating his 10th birthday was severely injured after a neighbor handed him a lit firework during his birthday party in California. Aaron Carreto lost most of the fingers on his left hand
An already "dangerous" heatwave could have a feels-like temperature in the triple digits on Saturday as excessive heat warnings and advisories target more than 200 million Americans across the country.
An Ohio pharmaceutical distributor has been accused in a criminal indictment of scheming to flood parts of rural Appalachia with millions of painkillers, contributing to the opioid epidemic. Miami-Luken
Puerto Rico's governor goes AWOL as protesters gather outside his residence, US officials call to step down
Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló official residence remains under siege as hundreds of thousands of protesters gathered this week outside the La Fortaleza that serves as the governor’s official residence.
3 million gallons of 'untreated sewage' spill into Puget Sound after power outage, prompting beach closures
State officials in Washington are investigating after an estimated 3 million gallons of “untreated sewage” were dumped in the Puget Sound in just under 30 minutes Friday morning. The Department of Ecology
A Pennsylvania school district received backlash after warning parents their children could be removed from their homes and placed into foster care if overdue lunch bills are not paid. The Wyoming Valley
Members of the U.S. Coast Guard intercepted a makeshift sailboat off the coast of the Florida Keys on Friday afternoon and discovered five Cuban nationals on board, officials said. The U.S. Coast Guard
A Virginia man is suing candymaker Godiva Chocolatier for $74,000, claiming the Belgian chocolates he bought weren’t actually made in Belgium, according to a report. Godiva is committing “massive fraud”
Ben Kinchlow, the longtime co-host of “The 700 Club” who oversaw the show’s humanitarian relief agency, Operation Blessing, has died, the Christian Broadcasting Network announced this week. He was 82.
If you’re a naturalized citizen in the United States – a person born elsewhere who has become a legal U.S. citizen – there’s a good chance you live in California, government statistics show. In 2017, added
A 9-year-old Nevada girl has died just days after a gust of wind lifted a bounce house she was inside 10 feet off the ground into power lines last Sunday. Elizabeth “Lizzy” Hammond’s family confirmed girl’s
Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw launched an investigation Friday into whether wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein was properly monitored during his work release program while serving time for soliciting
A Utah municipal council's members voted 4-3 on Tuesday to replace "dummy" cameras in the park where University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck was last seen alive. On June 17 around 3 a.m., the 23-year-old
A former contractor for the National Security Agency was sentenced to nine years in federal prison with three years of supervised release Friday, a result of a plea deal for stealing troves of classified
A 42-year-old Brooklyn, New York, man has been charged with providing and attempting to provide material support – including training, services and personnel – to ISIS in Syria, the Department of Justice
A U.S. soldier who was reunited with his younger brothers and sister this week after returning home from Afghanistan got a surprise himself from his parents – a newly-restored Jeep. Cole Wisnewski, of
A gut-wrenching photograph late last month of a father and daughter in the Rio Grande – while attempting to cross from Mexico into the United States – sharply exacerbated existing tensions over the ongoing
Family of Chicago infant cut from mother's womb billed $300G for his - and suspected killer's - care by hos...
The family of a Chicago infant who died last month after being cut from his mother’s womb was billed over $300,000 for his - and his suspected killer’s - care in addition to being misidentified by the
DNA and genetic genealogy for the first time ever have helped exonerate a man who was convicted of a murder he didn’t commit. Christopher Tapp, 42, spent 20 years in prison for aiding and abetting the
A tiger has been photographed taking a cat nap inside of a home in India. The animal, spotted resting on a bed Thursday morning at a residence in the state of Assam, is believed to have ended up there