Utah police say registered sex offender attempted to pick up children using stolen bus.
Thousands of weary passengers stranded at sea for more than 24-hours as 30-foot waves blocked their cruise ship from docking finally made it back to shore early Wednesday in Australia.
Competitive eater Molly Schuyler devours three 72-ounce steaks in one hour, setting new world record.
A Colorado teacher wanted to find a way to better understand her students, and the result, shared on Twitter, is both heart-wrenching and moving.
Oh, the 90s. If there’s anything the decade taught us, it was how to spend copious amounts of money on mundane objects that may be worth a truckload one day.
Residents in Parma, Missouri reacted on Wednesday after learning more than half of their police department resigned.
Tighter security is in place on Monday as 30,000 runners get ready for the Boston Marathon — the 119th running and the second since two bombs shattered the race and terrorized the city.
A new Kansas law tells poor families that they can't use cash assistance from the state to attend concerts, go swimming, get tattoos, see a psychic or buy lingerie. The list of don'ts runs to several dozen items.
A Melbourne, FL man was arrested this week after a concerned citizen reported the man was naked, trying to get into locked vehicles and was performing sexual acts on a nearby tree.
A 29-year-old man has been identified as the Good Samaritan who fearlessly yanked a driver to safety before his car could plunge off a cliff, Idaho police said Thursday.
A Grandville, Michigan business owner is encouraging customers to bring guns into his shop and says he won’t do business with gays. Brian Klawiter made the statements on his Dieseltec Facebook page Tuesday morning.
A mother of five who had sex with an 18-year-old after playing naked Twister at a drug and alcohol-fueled party with her teenage daughter has lost custody of her children, police said.
Nine of 10 former Atlanta public school educators convicted in a massive cheating scandal were sentenced to prison time Tuesday, with three of them getting seven years for their role in the conspiracy.
A Maryland artist makes controversial exhibit focused on police brutality.
A 65-year-old German woman with 13 children is pregnant again. And this time she's expecting quadruplets, for a total of 17.
One person was killed in a crash at Disney World's Exotic Driving Experience on Sunday, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
A hiker made a disturbing find along a trail in Philadelphia Friday night when he discovered a 21-year-old quadriplegic man with cerebral palsy had been abandoned in the woods.
The U.S. Capitol Building was locked down Saturday after a man killed himself outside and a suspicious package was found nearby, officials said.
An Olivette family is the subject of a story full of joy and mystery.
Watch the traffic stop that preceded the fatal shooting of Walter Scott.
Emergency teams were combing through the damage Friday from deadly tornadoes in Illinois, as forecasters predicted severe lighting storms would strike from New York to the Gulf Coast.
A 52-year-old music teacher in Russia has allegedly been caught trying to arrange a contract hit on a teenage student after he refused to return her affections, according to police and local reports.
Thousands of non-native goldfish are taking over a Colorado lake.
The 27-year-old mother convicted of killing her 5-year-old son by poisoning him with salt was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison Wednesday by a judge who said Lacey Spears suffered from a mental illness but still committed a crime "unfathomable in its cruelty."
Just days after a photo of a shelter dog named Chester went viral, his five-year wait to be adopted ended with a trip to his forever home.
It's likely going to be a whopper of a party. Burger King has offered to pay the expenses and provide gifts for the wedding of an Illinois couple with an interesting connection to the fast food restaurant chain.
A father and his seven children found dead inside a Maryland home were poisoned by carbon monoxide from a generator they were using because they could not keep up with their electricity bills, relatives and a friend said.
Good Samaritans save mother and daughter trapped in burning RV.
Three people hospitalized after being stung dozens of times by bees from a massive wild hive in New Port Richey, Florida.
Quick thinking by two Florida teens leads to the arrest of an accused pedophile.
A South Carolina man has a unique way to share his Easter message. He is hanging from a cross.
It's a dangerous prank: Calling police to someone else's house by claiming a person has been shot or has a gun. Now, a Tipton County family may be the latest victim of so-called "swatting."
Kentucky woman gives birth while stuck in traffic by presidential motorcade.
The police officer seen on video apparently verbally abusing an Uber driver in an at-times xenophobic roadside tirade in the West Village earlier this week has been placed on modified duty and transferred, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said Wednesday.
Two current and one former prison employee who all belonged to the Ku Klux Klan planned to kill a black inmate as he was released in retaliation for a fight, officials said Thursday.
Alabama infant born without a nose is well enough to go home.
At least 15 people were killed, 65 injured and hundreds were unaccounted for Thursday after al Qaeda-linked gunmen stormed a college campus in Kenya and targeted Christians.
A community is in mourning after a teen boy discovered his parents dead with wounds from a chainsaw inside a Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, home Tuesday.
A woman ran over her boyfriend with a car after allegedly catching him trying to sexually assault a 12-year-old girl, authorities said.
Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana said Tuesday that he wants legislation on his desk this week to clarify that a religious freedom law there does not allow businesses to deny service to anyone.
Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's defense lawyers rested their case Tuesday after trying to shift jurors' focus onto his older brother, Tamerlan, who they say masterminded the April 15, 2013 attack.
Days after a tornado wrecked their gym while they were inside, an Oklahoma gymnastic team returns to competition.
A conservative activist on Monday released an undercover video featuring an honor student at a South Florida University trying to convince officials into allowing a pro-ISIS campus club.
Nevada Assemblywoman Michele Fiore is again the focus of controversy. This time it's for her remarks about a bill designed to help young women escape a life of sex slavery.
A dark intersection. A church van full of parishioners. And tragedy. That's about all police in Glades County, Florida, had to work with early Monday, hours after a van with 18 people inside ran a stop sign, crossed a four-lane highway and plunged into a shallow water-filled ditch.
Two men tried to ram the main gate to enter the headquarters of the National Security Agency at Fort Meade, Maryland on Monday, according to a federal law enforcement official briefed on the investigation.
The highest court in Italy on Friday has overturned the murder convictions of Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend in the sensational 2007 stabbing death of her British roommate.
A former nurse's aide will not face murder charges for allegedly cutting and removing an unborn baby from the mother's womb, Boulder County, Colorado, prosecutor Stanley Garnett said Thursday.
An explosion rocked a heavily traveled section of Manhattan's East Village on Thursday in what officials called a possible building collapse.
Florida authorities described a gruesome scene at a home where a 12-year-old boy fatally shot his younger brother and wounded an older brother before turning the gun on himself early Wednesday evening.