A man beat and starved his girlfriend's children, forcing them to eat "parts of a shoe," Missouri police said.
A couple accused of locking two children in a basement, exposing them to sexual acts and feeding them just once a day are now in custody, Georgia police say.
Texas police reportedly were unfazed by a strange diversion tactic from operators of an illegal marijuana farm spanning 5 acres.
ATM users withdrawing cash from a machine in Michigan ended up paying a hefty transaction fee, police say.
A new spate of incidents in which litters of kittens are being tossed from moving vehicles has sparked outrage among Florida animal rights advocacy groups.
Three suspects have been arrested in connection with a drug bust at a home day care, North Carolina investigators say.
A Georgia woman allegedly put her dead newborn in a freezer – and investigators say it still had some of the umbilical cord attached.
A New Jersey woman has been charged with trying to bring heroin through masked as cooked chicken, authorities say.
A 53-year-old Florida woman, who reportedly beat her mother to death after discovering she'd been left out of her will, allegedly described the assault to cops before telling them she'd come to terms with her likely fate: "I guess I'm going to jail."
Stargazers were met with a glittering spectacle across the United States Sunday night.
A group of burglars are still at large after stealing cellphones, computers and cash from 15 stores since late May, according to Georgia police.
Two New Jersey policemen are being praised after saving the life of a young girl who nearly drowned in a residential pool.
Residents along the U.S. Gulf Coast last week were met with an unlikely sight.
A dog has died after being trapped in a hot car for several hours, Alabama police say.
A Kentucky man was arrested for making bomb threats on Facebook, including one post in which he wrote “hope I don't get caught with my device,” police said Tuesday.
A Missouri man was shot dead by police Sunday after they say he ignored multiple warnings and charged at them with a pair of "samurai-type swords."
NOAA explorers have discovered a “sonar anomaly” off the coast of North Carolina.
Dover police are reportedly trying to identify who abandoned a house in the middle of the street.
A California mother says she was stunned by the response of a librarian after she allegedly caught a man watching pornography on a public computer near the children’s section.
A Georgia elementary school teacher who passed away earlier this month after a fight with cancer made a touching final request, according to BBC.