Family of victim in fatal Oregon stabbing involving hate speech say he died in 'act of bravery'

(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- The family of one of the two men stabbed to death in Portland, Oregon, in an incident allegedly involving hate speech said the victim, 23-year-old Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, di... Read More

Victims' relatives confront South Carolina serial killer in court: 'May God have no mercy on his soul'

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- A man who police say confessed to killing multiple people pleaded guilty to 14 charges including murder and kidnapping Friday, after the family members of his victims delivered emotional statements about the pain he caused them.... Read More

2-year-old girl, 16-month-old boy found dead in hot car in Texas

(WEATHERFORD, Texas) -- Two children in Texas have died after they were locked in a hot car Friday as temperatures soared to 96 degrees, according to police.

A 16-month-old boy and a 2-year-old girl were killed, police said. Their identiti... Read More

What lies ahead for Trump's travel ban as the DOJ pursues Supreme Court review

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump's continued attempts to limit travel and immigration from some Middle East and African countries was dealt its latest setback Thursday when the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld an earlier, temporary block ... Read More

FBI joins investigation into Delray Beach woman who disappeared at sea

(CAY SAL, Bahamas) -- The FBI has joined the investigation into the case of a South Florida woman who went missing at sea while sailing with her husband.

Isabella Hellmann was last seen by her husband, Lewis Bennett, while they were at sea... Read More

Thieves dressed as construction workers steal more than $800K from Brooklyn jewelry store

(NEW YORK) -- A 67-year-old man was hospitalized after thieves dressed as construction workers robbed a jewelry store in New York City, police said.

According to the New York City Police Department, officers responded to a 911 call about a... Read More

Mystery ensues after federal prosecutor found dead in Florida

(HOLLYWOOD, Fla.) -- Authorities in Florida are investigating the death of a Miami federal prosecutor and father of three after his body was found on a beach in Hollywood, Florida, on Wednesday.

The body was identified by local police as B... Read More

SUV crashes into Milwaukee home after jumping curb

(MILWAUKEE) — A woman driving a Jeep told police she blacked out prior to hitting a curb, sending her SUV through the air and straight through a brick wall in Milwaukee early Thursday morning.

The Jeep landed inches away from a man s... Read More

Greg Gianforte wins Montana special election a day after being charged with assault

(NEW YORK) — Just 24 hours after being charged with assault for allegedly body-slamming a reporter in his Bozeman campaign office, Republican Greg Gianforte on Thursday defeated Democratic opponent Rob Quist to win the special election for the ... Read More

Wisconsin woman leaps on her car to stop carjacker at gas station

(NEW YORK) -- A Wisconsin woman was pumping gas this week when a thief jumped into the driver's seat of her car and she leapt onto the hood of the car to stop him, in a shocking moment caught on video.

Melissa Smith, 28, of Milwaukee, said... Read More

Man finds 2.78-carat diamond at Arkansas state park

(NEW YORK) -- One man found the perfect last minute Mother's Day gift for his wife when he spotted a small rock that turned out to be a diamond.

"When I told her I was going to find her a diamond for Mother's Day I didn't know I would actu... Read More