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  • Teen arrested after missing 98-year-old woman found dead in closet

    WADSWORTH, Ohio — A 17-year-old boy has been arrested in the death of a missing 98-year-old Ohio woman who was found dead in her closet. Margaret Douglas was reported missing from her home on Portage Street in Wadsworth earlier this month, according to WJW. An out-of-town relative called police after learning that Douglas’ friends had not been in contact with her for nearly four days. After the initial call, officers did a walk-through of her home but didn’t see any […]

  • 14-year-old mom charged after baby found dead outside New Jersey home

    HIGHLAND PARK, NJ — Police arrested and charged a 14-year-old mother in the death of her newborn baby boy, whose body was found outside of a New Jersey home on Monday, officials with the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office said. The baby’s death is being investigated by the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office and the Highland Park Police Department. His mother is from Highland Park. Her identity is being withheld because of her age. She was charged in a juvenile complaint with murder in the […]

  • Nationwide hunt for ‘cold-blooded killer’ grandmother after husband, look-alike found dead

    FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. – A nationwide search is underway for a Minnesota woman accused of killing her husband and a 59-year-old woman in two different states. Lois Riess, 56, of Blooming Prairie, Minnesota is believed to have murdered her husband, David Riess, whose body was found March 23 on their property, according to the Star Tribune. Authorities believe Riess fled Minnesota, traveling to Florida where she’s suspected of fatally shooting 59-year-old Pamela Hutchinson. New video shows Reiss smiling and talking […]

  • Over 70 pounds of marijuana discovered during Indiana traffic stop

    That's what Indiana State Police Sgt. John Perrine tweeted after officers seized more than 70 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop in Greenfield, Indiana on Monday morning.

  • Which 2018 summer blockbuster will win the box office?

    The summer movie season starts earlier and earlier every year, but at least in Las Vegas, the temperature has already risen near scorching by late April. That means it’s time to head either to a movie theater or a sportsbook, and Vegas film critic Josh Bell combines both by pricing out which potential blockbuster will take in the most money on its opening weekend. As a bonus, he’s provided a little prop bet for each movie, all the better to […]

  • Khloe Kardashian reveals baby girl’s name

    Four days after giving birth to her baby girl with NBA player Tristan Thompson, Khloe Kardashian revealed their daughter’s name Monday. Khloe posted on Instagram, “Our little girl, True Thompson, has completely stolen our hearts and we are overwhelmed with LOVE. Such a blessing to welcome this angel into the family! Mommy and Daddy loooooove you True!” Our little girl, True Thompson, has completely stolen our hearts and we are overwhelmed with LOVE. Such a blessing to welcome this angel into the […]

  • Student saves life just days after learning CPR at high school

    NEW YORK — They are CPR heroes, albeit modest ones. Student Anthony Rosa Compres and his CPR teacher Oswaldo De La Cruz have both saved lives because they know what to do when a heart stops beating. “He is the bridge between the victim and 911 and he did a good job,” Oswaldo De La Cruz, the CPR teacher at International Community High School, told WPIX. As mandated by New York State law in 2015, all public high school seniors […]

  • Teen girls in dozens of states get lewd letters from Pennsylvania man

    INDIANAPOLIS – Police say a Pennsylvania man targeted teenage girls in dozens of states and several countries, sending sexual letters and packages to their homes. Those letters also included photos he’d collected from their social media accounts. It appears 46-year-old Joseph Polin was following his victims for years on social media, collecting and saving their photos, according to WXIN. Last week, cousins Chris Shinkle and Brooke Flaugher both got letters at their homes in Noblesville and Marion County, addressed to […]

  • ‘My brother needs a kidney:’ Louisiana woman uses T-shirt to search for donor

    PONCHATOULA, La. – Brenda Cortez needs a kidney – but it’s not for her. It’s for her brother. Cortez made a T-shirt advertising her special request and wore it to the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival on April 13th, according to WGNO. She’s hoping someone walking behind her will be the perfect match her brother Ronnie Dupre needs to stay alive. “My brother needs a kidney,” Cortez’s shirt reads. “Type O. (270) 331-8233.” Dupre and Cortez grew up in Louisiana, but Dupree […]

  • Shark attack halts Australian surfing competition

    A shark attack on a surfer in Australia has forced the temporary suspension of an international surfing competition. The victim, a man in his 30s, was bitten on the leg by a shark off Gracetown in Western Australia on Monday morning. He managed to paddle back to shore and a rescue helicopter ferried him to hospital. Surf photographer Peter Jovic told the ABC news he had witnessed the attack. “[I] saw the guy who had been attacked get separated from […]