Basketball Team Finds Hanging Black Puppet at NJ High SchoolOfficials are investigating after a black puppet was found hanging by its neck in a room where a northern New Jersey high school's girls' basketball team was changing before a game.
Body Found Believed to be That of Ex-Reality Show ContestantThe body of a woman believed to be a nurse and former reality TV show contestant has been found in a backyard grave at a Los Angeles-area residence and a 34-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder, police said.
Cops: Mom Texted Video of Dead Toddler During Fight with DadA woman jailed on charges she killed her toddler son sent a video of the boy's apparently lifeless body to his father in a jealous, vengeful rage during a text-messaged argument that lasted more than two hours, police said in a criminal complaint.
Man Who Lost Phone Fleeing Cops Posts Online: Don't Call MeAuthorities say a Pennsylvania drug suspect who dropped his cellphone while running away from police took to Facebook to warn his friends not to call that phone number.
Ohio Couple Each Get 10 Years for Locking Up Adopted KidsA northeast Ohio husband and wife have each been sentenced to 10 years in prison on charges related to keeping their adopted children locked inside bedrooms for all but a few hours a day.
Snipers Ambush Police Officers In DallasThursday night's shootings left four Dallas police officers and one DART officer dead, plus seven other officers wounded.
Florida Mayor Carjacked At Gunpoint Outside His HomePolice say a central Florida mayor was carjacked early Saturday while standing outside his home.
Man Gets 99 Years for Machete Attack, Texas Boy, 14 SlainA second man has been convicted in the 2014 machete slaying of a 14-year-old Houston-area boy in what investigators say was a gang-related killing.
Germany: Suspect In Cinema Incident Dead, No Others InjuredA masked man was shot dead Thursday after entering a movie theater in southwestern Germany with what appeared to be a rifle and taking several hostages, authorities said. No one else was hurt.
Deputy Must Face Trial For Killing Family's DogA Harvey County sheriff's deputy accused of entering a family's front yard without a warrant and killing their dog must face trial in the civil lawsuit brought by the animal's owners, a federal appeals court ruled Monday.
Police: Body of Missing Florida Priest Found in GeorgiaThe weeklong search for a missing Florida priest ended Monday evening in rural east Georgia when authorities found what they believe to be the body of the Rev. Rene Wayne Robert.
Man Faces 2 Charges Of Attempted Murder Of Florida DeputiesA man faces two charges of attempted first-degree murder of law enforcement officers following a shooting near Tampa, Florida.