A 37-year-old Fulton, Missouri man has been charged with the murder of a 6-year-old child left in his care.
Florida man accused of punching dog to death, telling owner it ran away.
Imagine opening up a bill and seeing a near-six digit number.
Southern Illinois authorities on Wednesday charged two women with cooking methamphetamine in a church.
Officials in St. John the Baptist said Naegleria fowleri, a brain-eating amoeba, was found in the parish's water.
Boston Marathon bombing survivor James Costello and Krista D'Agostino, a nurse who helped care for him during his rehabilitation, got married this past weekend thanks to the donations of a host of businesses.
The fight is said to have lasted a half-hour and pitted a leopard against a woman armed only with a farm tool in an isolated field in India. Kalama Devi, at 54 years old, won.
An Arizona man is dead following an accidental shooting at a gun range.
An officer is in hot water after prosecutors say he purposely withheld key evidence in a case involving a woman accused of stealing supplies from tornado relief efforts.
Shortly after 3:30 pm on August 25, 2014, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating an injury crash involving a pedestrian that occurred on LA Hwy 67 north of LA Hwy 959 in East Feliciana Parish.
A judge in Wyoming sentenced a 75-year-old Missouri woman to life in prison on Monday for killing her husband with a rifle in the mid-1970s and throwing his body down the shaft of an abandoned gold mine, where it remained for nearly 40 years.
A Texas pre-teen, 50 pounds lighter after life-saving obesity surgery, returned to class Monday — a joyous yet jittery milestone as a school nurse stood ready with a walkie-talkie, emergency medicine and a muscle-piercing needle. Just in case.
The ACLU and two news organizations filed a federal lawsuit Monday to force Oklahoma prison officials to let witnesses watch executions from beginning to end.
Four young brothers manned a lemonade stand every day this summer to raise money for their own school supplies...and got a sweet surprise.
Wasps build massive nest around discarded recliner, then kill cat when it jumps up for a nap.
In May 2013, the Nucla, CO Town Board passed the Family Protection Order, requiring every head of household in the town of 700 to own a firearm.
Getting the silent treatment from your kids? A new app lets you lock their phone until they respond. The “Ignore No More” app was created by Sharon Standifird, a Houston mom who describes herself as a school teacher turned entrepreneur.
A family of Alabama hunters is celebrating the catch of a lifetime: A 15-foot-long alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds.
New state-of-the-art wheelchair allows young Texas athlete to compete on the basketball court.
New Texas facility helps senior citizens maintain strength and balance.
In a scene in what could only be described as a nightmare, a tourist is caught on video swimming away from a hungry 10-foot crocodile in Mexico.
Three bodies, including that of an infant, were discovered Thursday in the investigation into a closed funeral home in Providence, Rhode Island. The decomposed remains were found at a storage facility in Johnston.
There in the baby section, behind boxes of strollers, was a 14-year-old boy with a secret. The runaway had made the 24-hour Walmart in Corsicana, Texas, his getaway hideout.
An Oregon mother accused of drowning her infant before cutting the wrists and throat of her teenage daughter smiled and appeared to wink at the judge during a Tuesday hearing.
The city of Bloomfield, New Mexico has 30 days to appeal a decision made by a federal judge to remove a monument inscribed with the Ten Commandments from the lawn in front of Bloomfield City Hall.
Florida 9-year-old swimming unsupervised in restricted area survives attack by 9-foot gator.
Minnesota cafe owner adds surcharge to offset state's recent minimum wage hike.
Police warned the 8-year-old they were going to tase her. "Within seconds," an officer fired darts from the electroshock weapon into the chest of the 70-pound girl
An estimated 10,000 pounds of marijuana was found hidden behind what appeared to be boxes of Barbie toys piled up in a tractor trailer Thursday evening, according to San Bernardino police.
No, it's not a scene from "Planet of the Bears." It's a viral video of a black bear in a Jefferson Township, New Jersey, neighborhood walking upright like a human.
Julie Atwood was standing at her son's casket when the phone rang. The church where her son's funeral was scheduled to be held the next day decided to abruptly cancel the service, after the pastor learned the deceased was gay and his obituary listed a surviving "husband."
The Mini Cooper Countryman was only one of a dozen small cars to get a "Good" rating in the latest round of "small overlap front crash" tests from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
A restaurant in California is saying absolutely no when it comes to noisy children, but the move is sparking plenty of debate.
Acting Surgeon General Boris Lushniak has issued a "call to action" to prevent skin cancer.
The city of Albuquerque, New Mexico has honored an Eldorado High School student for inventing a device with life-saving potential.
"Cleanup" at Kentucky cemetery results in pile of trashed grave markers and other decorations, outraging families.
Police say a Florida father beat an 18-year-old man unconscious after he caught him sexually abusing his 11-year-old son.
When a deadly amoeba was found in Louisiana's municipal water supply last fall, questions and concerns about the safety of drinking water swirled across every part of the state.
There are numerous first aid apps to help you and your pets this Summer if emergency first aid is needed. Mike Wendland reports
They thought they had no time to spare. Shoppers in a strip center parking lot taking matters into their own hands, after noticing two small children in a hot jeep.
Annabelle Earl, a hopeful romantic from the New York City borough of Brooklyn, had heard about the joys of being in a wedding party from her baby-sitter's daughter.
Between travel, vacations, and sending the kids off to camp, summer can be a hot time for identity theft.
Health officials are warning of a rare brain-eating amoeba lurking in warm freshwater.
When going on the road this Summer you can use tech devices to add to the enjoyment of your vacation. Mike Wendland reports
Young shark victim says he won't shy away from the water.
Simple precautions can help parents avoid deadly mistakes.
A 2-year-old girl has died after being found unresponsive in a car in El Paso, Texas over the weekend.
There's now another reason to call it "Christmas in July."
The nation's second legal recreational marijuana market is opening in Washington state Tuesday, but it might not be what voters expected when they legalized the sale of heavily taxed pot a year and a half ago.
Many Americans are stocking up on fireworks and sparklers in preparation for a 4th of July celebration, but new government statistics show a recent rise in fireworks-related injuries.