Crime and Incidents

Drunk Mom Drives Wildly With Unrestrained 3 y.o. in Back Seat [VIDEO]

Brandy Lerma taking a sobriety test with a Palm Beach County sheriff. (CNN)
Brandy Lerma taking a sobriety test with a Palm Beach County sheriff. (CNN)

A driver in Palm Beach County, Florida, who was driving erratically before being taken into custody for drunk driving and not wearing a seatbelt, was captured on...

  • Xavier Taylor (L) in photo by Dallas County Jail and family photo of affected children (R)

    3 Children Dead as Speeding Driver Blames Mom

    Marciela Mendoza was heading to taekwondo practice with her four children when she pulled out from a stop sign onto Singleton Boulevard. All six lanes... Read more

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    Six Police Officers Shot, 1 Dead, in 3 US Cities

    Six police officers were shot in three different U.S. cities overnight on Friday, with one officer confirmed dead. Two officers were shot in the line... Read more

  • Jackson Station in Chicago subway. (Will [CC BY-SA 2.0 - via Wikimedia Commons)

    Gunman Waited for Train, Shot Intended Victim as Doors Opened

    A lone gunman waited as a Chicago subway train arrived, and when the doors opened, fired shots at a 24-year-old man inside in a targeted... Read more

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    Three Girls Under 10 Found Slain in Maryland Home

    WASHINGTON—Three girls under 10 years of age were found slain on Friday in a Maryland home and police have launched an investigation into the killings,... Read more

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    Conservative Student Quits Boston University After Flood of Death Threats

    After months of threats and harassment over his conservative views, a Boston University student has quit the school, fearing for his safety. Nicholas Fuentes, 18,... Read more

  • Jeremy Lindholm attends the premiere of Showtime's "Twin Peaks." (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

    TV Actor Almost Murders Girlfriend for Not Bringing Him a Soft Drink

    Twin Peaks actor Jeremy Lindholm brutally beat his girlfriend at her lingerie shop job after she left the house and didn’t return with the Kool-Aid... Read more

  • A Utah teacher is shown how to handle a handgun by instructor Clint Simon at  a concealed-weapons training class to 200 Utah teachers on December 27, 2012 in West Valley City, Utah. (George Frey/Getty Images)

    Female Teacher Brought Loaded Gun to Middle School Class, Officials Say

    A teacher from the Kenton County School district is accused of bringing a loaded gun to a middle school in Kentucky on Thursday, Aug. 17. ... Read more

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    Killer Said ‘Which One Should I Shoot?’ Before Gunning Down 16-Year-Old on Basketball Court

    Chicago locals are baffled by the senseless killing of a 16-year-old boy who was shot in broad daylight on Wednesday, Aug. 16, while playing basketball... Read more

  • Noir the llama walks behind his owner's pickup truck as Jackson,  New Hampshire, Police Chief Chris Perley holds his lead in the back of the truck on Aug. 14, 2017. (Jackson Police Department)

    Llama Breaks from Pen to Rescue Ducks About to Be Eaten by a Bear

    A llama in New Hampshire earned the titles of both hero and fugitive on Wednesday when it broke out of its enclosure to save a... Read more

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    Bystander Jumps in to Save Kayaker’s Life at Perilous Six Mile Creek in Alaska

    Kayaking expert Obadiah Jenkins was celebrating his Birthday at the 10th edition of the Six Mile Creek Whitewater and Bluegrass Festival on Saturday, Aug. 12,... Read more

  • The back of New Hampshire's GOP headquarters, which was found vandalized on Aug. 17, 2017. (Photo courtesy New Hampshire GOP)

    Vandal Writes ‘Nazis,’ Breaks Window of State GOP Headquarters in NH

    A vandal spray painted the word “Nazis” and broke the window on the headquarters of the Republican State Committee in New Hampshire. The vandalism was... Read more

  • Solidad Analyssa Marie Torres, 18, (L) and the man who brutally beat her for downloading the Snapchat app, Dameon Marmolejo, 21, in a composite photo. (Provided by family / Facebook)

    Man Who Brutally Beat Girlfriend for Downloading Snapchat Arrested

      The man who brutally beat his 18-year-old girlfriend for downloading Snapchat on her phone was finally captured and arrested on Thursday morning, Aug. 17,... Read more

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    Man Who Killed 7-Year-Old Son and Wife Had Unsettling Chat With Neighbor

    A New Jersey man who killed his 7-year-old son, his wife, and the family dog, had an eerie conversation with his neighbor two days before... Read more

  • Bust of Abraham Lincoln in a 2015 Google Street View photo and in 2017 photo shared on social media by a Chicago alderman. (Google Maps & Facebook)

    Abraham Lincoln Statue in Chicago Burned and Vandalized

    The statue of Abraham Lincoln was recently set on fire and vandalized in Chicago, according to an alderman who posted the picture of the charred... Read more

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    10-Year-Old Daughter Calls Father for Help, After Being Tied Up by Home Intruder in Brooklyn

    Two young children in Brooklyn got the fright of their lives when an intruder got into their apartment and tied them up, taping their mouths... Read more

  • Secretary of Housing and Urban Development-designate Ben Carson testifies during his confirmation hearing before Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on January 12, 2017. Carson is expected to face questions about whether he is experienced enough to run the federal agency. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

    HUD Secretary Carson’s Home Vandalized, Calls for Dialogue and Understanding

    Ben Carson, the United States secretary of housing and urban development, recently returned to his home in Virginia to find it vandalized with an anti-Trump... Read more

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