One person was found dead and another is missing after a boat was discovered spinning in circles off the California coast Sunday, officials said.
Several people were injured when scaffolding collapsed on a busy New York City sidewalk Sunday, officials said.
A British sailor on one of the world's toughest yacht races died Saturday after he was swept overboard in rough seas, officials said.
A Florida church has a stark warning at every door to anyone to may wish to bring harm to the congregation: "we are heavily armed."
An Arizona man was arrested Tuesday in connection with the home invasion and abduction of a 94-year-old woman who was bound with zip ties and duct tape and tossed in the trunk of her own car for several hours, officials said.
A gun and 150-pound dog named Tank were all the help one Kentucky homeowner needed this weekend to stop an unwelcome house guest.
A upstate New York mother faces a second-degree murder charge after she drowned her 10-month-old son in a bathtub on Monday, according to police.
A California jury's verdict was interrupted when the defendant fainted in court Monday after she was found guilty in a botched murder-for-hire plot that targeted her ex-husband.
Residents of a Tampa neighborhood were asked to shelter in place early Tuesday after a body was found close to where three people were killed within a half-mile of each other last month -- once again sparking fears of a serial killer in the Sunshine State.
Authorities in Massachusetts have some simple advice for drivers who may want to make their own licenses plates: don't
Two Florida deputies put aside danger to their own lives to save 82-year-old woman after she crashed her SUV into a retention pond in Florida.
A raucous party in an over-crowded apartment near a Texas college came to a crashing end early Sunday when the floor collapsed into the apartment below.
An investigation of a reported plot by a Bloods gang member to kill a New Jersey police officer resulted in the arrests of three people on firearm and drug charges, authorities said Friday.
A troop of former law enforcement officers and military members are now patrolling the streets of Phoenix to preach the gospel and fight crime.
The phone used by the gunman who stormed into First Baptist Church on Sunday killing 26 people, including an 18-month-old and an unborn child, has been recovered and turned over to the FBI -- but encryption technology is preventing officials from accessing it, authorities said Tuesday.
An 82-year-old Florida grandmother knows she can be an enticing target to criminals, but proved Monday she still knows how to fight back.
Two men charged with tying up employees at gunpoint during a cellphone store robbery made a dramatic escape from a Northern California courthouse Monday, fleeing in a car waiting outside for them in what officials called an "orchestrated escape attempt."
The Texas gunman who stormed into First Baptist Church on Sunday -- killing 26 people, including an 18-month-old -- had previously threatend his mother-in-law, who frequented the church but was not in the pews on Sunday, officials said.
The gunman dressed entirely in black and wearing a face mask with a white skull who stormed into the Texas baptist church in Sunday, killing 26 people including an 18-month old, had previously threatned his mother-in-law in text messages, officials said Monday.
Shocked former classmates who attended middle and high school with Texas church gunman Devin Patrick Kelley described him Monday as being heavily medicated and someone who kept to himself -- despite a deluge of posts on his apparent Facebook profile about weapons and Atheism.
The Marine Corps general in charge of war court defense teams at Guantanamo Bay was reportedly found guilty of contempt Wednesday for disobeying orders by a judge and sentenced to 21 days confinement.
The quick actions of a group of good Samaritans in south Florida Tuesday helped save a 93-year-old Holocaust survivor whose vehicle became stuck on train tracks.
A 9-year-old Texas boy is off to prove next month at the National Rodeo Finals in Las Vegas he has a work ethic and discipline beyond most adults.
An Uzbekistan native is accused in the deadly Halloween terror attack in New York City, highlighting the growing threat of terrorism coming from Central Asia.
The alleged ISIS fanatic authorities say was behind Tuesday’s deadly New York City slaughter came to the United States seven years ago from Uzbekistan under the Diversity Visa Program, details of Sayfullo Saipov’s travel to America that could become all the more important as President Trump proposes revisions to his “extreme vetting” program.
The father of the famous baby hippo Fiona died Tuesday at the age of 36, the Cincinnati Zoo announced.
A Vermont man dressed as a clown was arrested Sunday after he was found sleeping in a stranger's home and in possession of cocaine, cops said.
The severe storm that pounded the Northeast on Monday, knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses also affected Halloween festivities in some communities.
A North Carolina couple was charged with multiple counts of child abuse after maggots were found in the diaper of an 18-month-old baby Friday, one of seven children in the pair's care, in a home with "very filthy" conditions," police said.
A Florida man was in for quite a surprise Monday when he looked into his garage and spotted a large black bear going through his stuff.
A massive storm system packing powerful winds and drenching rains left more 1.5 million without power Monday across the Northeast, forcing hundreds of schools to close.
A massive storm system packing powerful winds and drenching rains left more 1.2 million without power Monday across the Northeast, forcing hundreds of schools to close.