A former Georgia middle school gym teacher has been arrested for the second time in as many months over allegations she sexually assaulted a student.
Authorities in Tennessee said nine hostages were released from a bank Friday evening after a machete-wielding man held them there for several hours.
Two Florida child care workers were arrested Friday after cops say they were captured on a Snapchat video taunting an 8-year-old autistic boy.
Hurricane Jose may not be making landfall along the East Coast, but the storm is still creating dangerous conditions Tuesday even as it stays off-shore.
A New Orleans police officer was arrested Saturday after he allegedly raped a woman while she was intoxicated and sleeping.
A hurricane-force wind gust was recorded in the Florida Keys late Saturday night -- the first sign of deadly Hurricane Irma's impending landfall on the United States.
Hurricane Irma appears to bringing out the best in some volunteers in southern Georgia.
The edge of Hurricane Irma kicked up surf, whipped up palm treeds and spun up at least one confirmed tornado as it approached landfall in Florida with 120 mph winds Saturday evening.
The winds of Hurricane Irma began to be felt in the Florida Keys and the Sunshine State's mainland Saturday afternoon, as forecasters predicted the center of the storm would strike the Keys, southwestern Florida and the Tampa Bay region starting Sunday.
The White House has shut down – the “Winter White House,” that is.
A jilted husband can proceed with a lawsuit against a doctor who had sex with the man's wife, a North Carolina appeals court ruled Tuesday.
A six-foot Burmese python slithered near a popular Miami Beach pedestrian mall, scaring the crowd outside a convenience store.
An outside review has determined that the drowning death of Snooty, a 69-year-old captive manatee in Florida, could have been prevented, officials said Thursday.
Linton Suttle was swimming Thursday near Sea Pines Beach Club when he felt a sharp pain in his foot, he told the Island Packet.
The woman who died during the weekend in Charlottesville has been identified by friends and family as paralegal Heather Heyer, the New York Daily News reports.
Two Virginia state troopers were killed Saturday afternoon in a helicopter crash authorities said was linked to a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va.
Two people were killed Saturday afternoon in a helicopter crash authorities said was linked to a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va.
A train and a semi-trailer truck collided in Henry County early Thursday afternoon, according to the Henry County Police Department.
A Virginia couple vacationing in South Carolina was in for a shock when they spotted an unusual visitor on Hilton Head Island: a diamondback rattlesnake.
A state prosecutor says two eastern Arkansas police officers won't face charges in the fatal shooting of a black teenager outside an emergency youth shelter.
Nearly 3,800 assembly and maintenance workers at a Nissan assembly plant in Canton, Miss. were voting Friday to decide whether to unionize their workforce under the representation of the United Auto Workers.
A North Carolina YMCA was closed Wednesday after a sodium hypochlorite leak sent 42 people to area hospitals, including six children in serious condition.
Orange County Animal Services has filed a petition for custody of a Chihuahua, after video surfaced which appears to show the puppy hanging by a leash from the roof of a Winter Garden home.
An Arkansas man is accused of having sex with a family's pet donkey on multiple occasions, authorities say.
A "steady stream" of tourists left a North Carolina island Saturday under evacuation orders prompted by a widespread power outage, wiping out a significant chunk of the lucrative summer months for local businesses.
A man who has been in jail for 11 years without a trial for the alleged murder of his father will soon be released.
The National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Don has formed in the Atlantic Ocean.
A pair of U.S. Army veterans are kayaking down the entire Mississippi River to the Gulf of Mexico for a good cause.
A man is under arrest after calling the Clearwater Police Department, non-stop. In a matter of hours, police say Michael Mott rang their Communications Center 98 times.
Authorities is Mississippi say at least five people were killed when a U.S. Marine Corps KC-130 refueling plane crashed Monday evening.
A woman who stopped to help a crash victim is speaking out after her good deed led to her getting carjacked.
We’ve seen alligators in Florida using crosswalks. But how about a fever of rays using the boat channel?