Crime and Incidents

Grandmother Backs Over Toddler With Car, Expected to Survive


A small toddler was run over by his grandparent in Minnesota on Friday afternoon, officials said. According to KARE11, officials said the incident took place...

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    Man Invades Home in Tennessee, Gets Beaten Up

    Armed with a gun, Calvin Carter III allegedly forced his way into a Chattanooga apartment—only to end up in jail with a black eye. The... Read more

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    Teen Guilty of Involuntary Manslaughter for Texting Suicide Prompts to Boyfriend

    In 2014, Michelle Carter, then 17, encouraged her 18-year-old boyfriend to kill himself. Both were troubled teens. Michelle Carter took prescribed psychiatric medication. Carter’s boyfriend,... Read more

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    Suspect in Baseball Field Shooting Vented Against Trump on Social Media

    BELLEVILLE, Ill.—The man suspected of opening fire on Republican lawmakers as they played baseball on Wednesday raged against Republican U.S. President Donald Trump on social... Read more

  • President Donald Trump delivers a statement about the shooting at a Congressional Republicans baseball practice from the White House in Washington on June 14, 2017. (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

    Trump Wakes up to Tragedy on 71st Birthday

    Donald Trump woke up 71 years old today, his first birthday as president and the same day that Americans celebrate the 1777 adoption of the... Read more

  • Two escapted inmates Ricky Dubose (L) and Donnie Russell Rowe (R) are seen in these Georgia Department of Corrections photos released after their escapte from Putnam County, southeast of Atlanta, Georgia on June 13, 2017. (Courtesy Georgia Corrections/Handout via REUTERS)

    Search for Georgia Fugitives Who Killed 2 Guards Goes Nationwide

    The search for two Georgia prison inmates who killed two guards and stole a pickup truck has expanded nationwide, Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills said... Read more

  • Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) during a town hall meeting at Mansfield City Hall in Mansfield, Texas on April 13, 2017. (Mike Stone/Getty Images)

    Rep. Joe Barton Recounts Shootout: ‘Very Scary’

    Texas Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) appeared visibly moved as he recounted the moment when a  shooter started firing on senators and House representatives at a... Read more

  • Police and investigators gather at an intersection near the scene where shots were fired during a congressional baseball practice, wounding House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), in Alexandria, Virginia on June 14, 2017. (REUTERS/Mike Theiler)

    Gunman Fires on Republican Lawmakers, Congressman Wounded

    ALEXANDRIA, Va.—A gunman opened fire on Wednesday on Republican U.S. lawmakers who were practicing near Washington for a charity baseball game, wounding senior Republican leader... Read more

  • Two escapted inmates Ricky Dubose (L) and Donnie Russell Rowe (R) are seen in these Georgia Department of Corrections photos released after their escapte from Putnam County, southeast of Atlanta, Georgia on June 13, 2017. (Courtesy Georgia Corrections/Handout via REUTERS)

    2 Georgia Correctional Officers Killed, Police Hunt for 2 Inmates

    Two Georgia correctional officers were shot and killed on Tuesday by two inmates who then escaped, authorities said. The two correctional officers were killed after... Read more

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    ‘Multiple’ People Killed in Florida Workplace Shooting

    Several people were killed in a workplace shooting near Orlando, Florida, on Monday morning, said the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, which offered no additional details... Read more

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    Police Chief, on Job for 3 Weeks, Fatally Shot at Ohio Nursing Home

    A police chief in a central Ohio town, on the job for just three weeks, was among four people fatally shot on Friday morning at... Read more

  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions during the Sergeants Benevolent Association of New York City event in Washington on May 12, 2017. (Getty Image)

    US Justice Department Orders Tougher Criminal Punishments

    WASHINGTON—The Trump administration called for tougher charges and longer prison time for criminals in a move to return to strict enforcement of mandatory minimum—sentencing rules,... Read more

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    2 Dead, Including Suspect in Dallas-Area College Shooting: Police

    AUSTIN, Texas—A gunman who opened fire on Wednesday on a college campus in the Dallas suburb of Irving, Texas, apparently killed one victim and committed... Read more

  • A student walks at the University of Texas campus in Austin, Texas on June 23, 2016. (REUTERS/Jon Herskovitz)

    1 Person Killed, 3 Injured in University of Texas Stabbing

    AUSTIN, Texas—At least one person was killed and three people were transported to hospitals with potentially serious injuries after a stabbing incident near a gym... Read more

  • An U.S.-Israeli teen who was arrested in Israel on suspicion of making bomb threats against Jewish community centers in the United States, Australia and New Zealand over the past three month, is seen before the start of a remand hearing at Magistrate's Court in Rishon Lezion, Israel on March 23, 2017. (REUTERS/Baz Ratner)

    US Identifies, Charges Teen Accused of Jewish Threats

    An Israeli-American teenager accused of making dozens of hoax bomb threats to Jewish community centers was identified for the first time on Friday in separate... Read more

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    Former Tennessee Teacher in Kidnapping Case Captured, Girl Safe

    A former Tennessee high school teacher accused of abducting a 15-year-old student in March was arrested on Thursday in northern California where the teenager was... Read more

  • A road is blocked by police tape after a multiple victim shooting incident in downtown Fresno, Calif., on April 18, 2017. (Fresno County Sheriff/Handout via REUTERS)

    Gunman Targeting White Men Kills Three in California, Shouts ‘Allahu Akhbar’

    A gunman who went by the nickname Black Jesus killed three white men in downtown Fresno, California, on Tuesday, and fired at another before he... Read more

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