A New York woman was arrested after police say she tied her young son to a bush.
Officers are investigating a shooting at a convenience store in Kansas City, Mo., that may have been triggered by the theft of cookies.
An Illinois teacher has been fired for an incident in which he stepped on a U.S. flag in class.
A rainbow flag hanging at a Forsyth County, Ga., home was set on fire Monday night.
The Delta, Utah man who reported he and his family where the targets of hate crimes dating back to April, has admitted through his attorney that he staged the crimes.
The death of a 3-year-old Maryland boy discovered last month in a park swing where his mother had been pushing him for three days has been ruled a homicide, authorities said on Tuesday.
A woman survived on apples and started a wildfire to be found after she gave birth alone in the middle of a Northern California forest and fought off bees.
A 75-year-old Texas woman who crashed her car into a rural ravine and fractured her spine survived for two days by drinking three cans of soda and water she collected with a rag, police said on Tuesday.
An Oregon woman who was kidnapped, bound and held captive in her car was rescued by police after she seized the moment to call 911 when her captor left the vehicle to change a flat tire, authorities said on Tuesday.
Police on Tuesday were searching for a man in a wheelchair who is suspected of robbing a New York bank and rolling out of the building with $1,200 cash to make a clean getaway.
A former Los Angeles firefighter found guilty of beating a woman who was feeding stray cats was sentenced to 180 days in jail.
A man in Palm Beach, Fla., crashed his car after driving over a drawbridge as it was closing.