Pine Island residents recount horror, fear as Ian bore down

October 02, 2022 at 13:20

Paramedics and volunteers with a group that rescues people after natural disasters went door to door Saturday on Florida's devastated Pine Island, offering to evacuate residents who spoke of the terror of riding out Hurricane Ian in flooded homes and howlin...

Colorado teen arrested in connection with 14-year-old's death

October 02, 2022 at 13:11

Denver police made an arrest Friday night in connection with the death of a 14-year-old boy who was found in the city's Marston neighborhood in August. Authorities revealed that the suspect in custody is a 17-year-old Colorado boy during a press conference...

Washington DC firefighter on leave after assaulting usher at Nationals game: 'Completely unacceptable'

October 02, 2022 at 10:41

A Washington DC firefighter is on administrative leave after a viral social media video shows him punch an usher at Nationals Park during Tuesday night's game between the Nationals and the Atlanta Braves. Metropolitan police identified the man as 54-year-ol...

Minnesota police investigating potentially fatal plane crash onto residential home

October 02, 2022 at 10:22

Authorities in Minnesota are investigating the scene of a potentially fatal plane crash in Hermantown. The city is located just west of Duluth and about 150 miles north of Minneapolis. Hermantown Police Department officers responded to the scene just before...

Las Vegas police to get reality-based training at $35M center 5 years after deadliest US shooting

October 02, 2022 at 10:00

Five years since the Oct. 1, 2017, shooting at the Route 91 Harvest festival in Las Vegas claimed 58 lives — and two more after that night — officers with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) can receive reality-based training at a new $35 m...

Colorado man arrested in connection with attempted child kidnapping turned in by own parents

October 02, 2022 at 09:55

A Colorado man who was arrested and charged for the attempted kidnapping of a 10-year-old girl was turned in by his own parents after police released images of the suspect and his vehicle. Diego James Gettler, 28, was arrested Monday after he allegedly grab...

Texas girl, 12, who shot father in murder plot to kill family dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound: police

October 02, 2022 at 09:16

This story discusses suicide. If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide, please contact the Suicide & Crisis Lifeline at 988 or 1-800-273-TALK (8255). A 12-year-old Texas girl who shot her father and then herself in a murder plot with a f...

‘Monster’: Jeffrey Dahmer survivor never recovered after harrowing escape from killer, defense attorney says

October 02, 2022 at 09:00

Defense attorney Paul Ksicinski doesn’t need to watch Netflix’s "Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story" to understand the lasting trauma the serial killer has caused. His former client, Tracy Edwards, escaped Dahmer's Milwaukee, Wisconsin home on the night of J...

Coast Guard rescues 2 people, dog stranded on Sanibel Island after Hurricane Ian

October 02, 2022 at 08:16

The U.S. Coast Guard released footage on Saturday of one of many rescues in southwestern Florida following the wrath of Hurricane Ian. A video posted on the USCG Atlantic Area Command Facebook page showed a member of the MH-65 Dolphin aircrew from Air Stati...

Biden 'must secure our border': El Paso County judge candidate sounds off on migrant crisis

October 02, 2022 at 06:00

As El Paso County continues to grapple with a surge of migrants crossing the southern border, a candidate for county judge said the government shouldn't use local tax dollars to "process federal failures." "The federal government must secure our border," sa...

Escaped inmate from Connecticut captured at his birthday party in Georgia

October 02, 2022 at 05:41

A fugitive on the run from Connecticut authorities was arrested in Georgia Saturday at his birthday party. The Henry County Sheriff's Office announced Saturday that Forenza Murphy, 31, was taken into custody in McDonough by the sheriff’s office’s Special In...

Florida officials say one man is dead after shooting at youth sports complex

October 02, 2022 at 02:12

Officials in Florida say that one man is dead after a shooting took place at a youth sports complex in Pensacola, Florida. Escambia County Sheriff Chip Simmons said the incident happened just before 6 p.m. on Saturday when his office received reports of sho...

Colorado police say car fatally hit man using walker who tripped over sidewalk and fled the scene

October 02, 2022 at 01:54

Police in Colorado are looking for the driver of a car who allegedly hit a man who was using a walker and tripped over a sidewalk. The Wheat Ridge Police Department said the incident happened on Thursday at about 8:51 p.m. when a man who was using a walker...

Georgia man wins $700 off stack of lottery tickets he allegedly stole, now has $3,000 bond: officials

October 02, 2022 at 01:15

A Georgia man is facing a felony charge after he won $700 from a lottery ticket that he's accused of stealing. Joe Cypranowski is being charged with tampering with the lottery, a felony, and shoplifting after the Coweta County Sheriff's Office said that he...

Florida deputies rescue woman from rushing floodwaters after her car was swept away

October 02, 2022 at 00:21

Deputies in Florida sprang to action and formed a human chain to rescue a woman whose car was swept away by an extreme current in floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian. In a video shared on social media by the Orange County Sheriff's Office, body ca...

Chicago police say 3-year-old shot and killed after road rage incident: 'Baby killers on the streets'

October 01, 2022 at 22:46

Chicago police say that a 3-year-old boy was shot and killed on Friday night on the city's Southwest side. Police said that the incident happened at about 8:38 p.m. on Friday when a woman was heading northbound in the 4400 block of West Marquette while in a...

Steps of a Russian Orthodox cathedral in New York were splashed with red paint

October 01, 2022 at 22:02

CNN —A Russian Orthodox cathedral in New York appears to have been defaced with red paint, following a similar incident in which the Russian consulate was vandalized with red spray paint. The two vandalism incidents come after Russian President Vladimir Put...

Bodies of 6 passengers have been recovered a month after float plane crashed into Mutiny Bay, Washington

October 01, 2022 at 21:03

CNN —Six bodies have been recovered one month after a float plane carrying 10 people, including a child, crashed into Mutiny Bay in Washington last month, according to Island County Emergency Management. The plane crashed shortly after 3 p.m. on September 4...

Californians will soon be able to turn their remains into soil with human composting

October 01, 2022 at 20:28

CNN —California has become the latest state to provide its residents with an eco-friendly, if unorthodox, option for their remains after death: composting. Governor Gavin Newsom signed the bill into law last Sunday, according to a news release from the bill...

Cape Cod, Massachusetts, man charged with murder after mother's body found ablaze on front lawn

October 01, 2022 at 19:30

A Massachusetts man was charged with murder Saturday following the death of his mother, whose body is believed to have been set ablaze outside a home in Cape Cod. Adam Howe, 24, was charged with murder after authorities said evidence suggested the victim se...