Missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos' estranged husband wants seized property back amid stall in case
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:24:00 GMT
Fotis Dulos, the estranged husband of Jennifer Dulos, filed a motion in a Connecticut court on Tuesday to have evidence seized in the case of his wife’s disappearance returned to him.
Bear loving man gets probation for bear killing retaliation
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:06:26 GMT
A Colorado man who enjoyed the presence of a bear on his property and tried to burn his neighbor's ranch down after a hunter legally killed the bear has been sentenced to two years of probation.
Police: 2 die, 1 child missing after woman drives into river
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:03:01 GMT
Authorities say they found the body of a woman and one child and are looking for another child after the woman intentionally drove into a southwestern Michigan river.
Topless photos, stolen bricks mean new fence at church ruins
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:02:36 GMT
After vandals stole bricks from the ruins of an 18th century South Carolina church and a woman posed for topless pictures in its archway, the caretakers have put a fence around the site.
High school student charged with distributing laced candy
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:52:15 GMT
A Virginia high school student has surrendered to authorities over accusations she distributed candy laced with an unknown substance to fellow students, sending up to eight to the hospital.
Jon Stewart keeping up pressure on Mitch McConnell
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:40:12 GMT
Comic Jon Stewart used his buddy Stephen Colbert's late-night show to keep the heat on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for passage of legislation to replenish a victims' fund for first responders to the 9/11 attacks.
Investigators crack cold case murder of South Dakota woman
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:35:27 GMT
The murder of a pharmacist who was raped and strangled in her home in a South Dakota city more than half a century ago has been solved with the use of DNA technology and genealogy databases, police said.
Florida officer guilty of negligence for shooting caretaker
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:30:27 GMT
A Florida police officer has been found guilty of culpable negligence for shooting at a severely autistic man and wounding the man's caretaker.
NYPD officer pleads not guilty in alleged murder-for-hire plot involving ex-husband and boyfriend's daughter
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:22:33 GMT
The New York City police officer accused of orchestrating a murder-for-hire plot meant to kill her ex-husband and her boyfriend’s daughter pleaded not guilty to charges during a Friday hearing.
'Emanuel' explores life after tragic church shooting
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:21:32 GMT
Jennifer Pinckney was hiding under a desk holding the mouth of her then-6-year-old daughter when Dylann Roof fired more than 70 rounds in Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, killing nine black worshippers.
Mother grizzly bear killed by train, then her 2 cubs struck and killed by another train, Montana officials say
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:12:18 GMT
A grizzly bear family grazing by train tracks near Glacier National Park in Montana all died when they were struck by trains in two incidents just hours apart earlier this month, according to officials.
Ex-Arkansas state senator’s campaign staffer, 'friend' charged in politician’s murder
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:07:43 GMT
The former campaign staffer and “friend” suspected in this month’s shooting death of former Arkansas state Sen. Linda Collins-Smith has been charged with capital murder.
One-time death row inmate being freed after plea
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:54:16 GMT
A man who spent about 15 years on Alabama's death row is being set free.
Slain man's brother frustrated by 23-year wait for justice
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:52:39 GMT
Chris Parks is ready to stop checking the number of days since his brother was murdered.
MoneyGram shares double on deal with Ripple
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:47:58 GMT
MoneyGram shares have more than doubled in premarket trading after it announced a partnership with the cryptocurrency company Ripple.
Boy, 5, dies after being shot and dropped off at hospital
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:47:49 GMT
Authorities say a 5-year-old boy died of a gunshot wound after two adults abandoned him at a hospital in southeast Wisconsin.
Police defend arrest of 12-year-old boy in western Michigan
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:31:30 GMT
Police in western Michigan are defending their actions in the arrest of a 12-year-old black boy following online criticism about the officers' response.
Michigan mom drives into river with 2 kids in possible murder-suicide; 1 child still missing: Officials
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:27:59 GMT
At least two people were dead after a Michigan mom drove a car — in which both of her children may have been passengers — into the Kalamazoo River late Monday, leaving authorities Tuesday to scour the water for "a possible third victim" and determine if the tragedy was intentional.
Oregon Woman falls 16 stories down building’s garbage chute, sustains ‘life-threatening’ injuries
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 13:46:22 GMT
A woman in Oregon sustained life-threatening injuries after falling 16 stories down a garbage chute at a condo building in Portland on Monday, officials said.
NYC to become first city to directly fund abortions
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 13:45:58 GMT
New York City could become the first city to set aside funds strictly for abortion, according to a councilmember who called the move a "beacon for the rest of the country."