A stay-at-home dad in nasty divorce with his wife shot their three children Friday, killing two of them before fatally shooting himself inside the family’s Florida home, authorities said.
A Washington state high school teacher has been warned not to have students spin a disciplinary “Wheel of Misfortune” to assign punishments for misbehavior that included being pelted with rubber balls by fellow students, school officials said.
A wild black bear ate most of a Northern California man who likely died earlier of a heart attack, officials said Friday.
“Cowabunga!” A Louisiana teen is behind bars after police say he donned a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle mask and used a stick wrapped in plastic to rob a convenience store Thursday morning.
A lawyer for the Massachusetts woman facing charges after the skeletal remains of three babies were found in her squalid home says she had the babies starting about eight years ago, including one infant she said was born alive and lived for several days.
Only a couple of families have taken advantage of a new service available at a Saginaw funeral home. Drive-thru viewings.
A Pennsylvania mother is charged with doing some pretty horrific things to her adopted daughter, including: trying to sew her mouth shut, forcing her to eat out of the toilet, choking her until she blacked out and multiple other violent claims.
Yogurt became New York’s official state snack on Wednesday, joining the likes of popcorn and salty boiled peanuts among popular foods honored by U.S. states.
A western Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to 9 to 24 months in state prison for taking advantage of county jail guards who were confused by her similar-sounding name and released her to a bail bondsman looking for another inmate.
The mother of a 17-year-old boy was charged Wednesday with allowing him to take a loaded handgun to school.
Authorities say a wanted man attempted to flee pursuing officers by blending into the sea of Chicago Marathon runners.
Novelist John Grisham apologized Thursday for saying in an interview that many men imprisoned for child pornography offenses in the U.S. probably just had too much to drink and “pushed the wrong buttons.”