Paramedics and deputies responded to the family’s Florida home following a 911 call Saturday. The woman told deputies she sat on her 9-year-old cousin as discipline “for being out of control.”
An already disturbing case about a 17-year-old Muslim girl killed as she walked to her mosque took another unsettling turn after an indictment alleged the victim was raped as well.
Bergdahl, who was captured and held by the Taliban for five years after leaving his remote post in Afghanistan in 2009, pleaded guilty Monday to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, a rare charge that carries a potential life sentence.
With a single tweet, actress Alyssa Milano has motivated thousands of women to tell their stories of rape, sexual assault and harassment on social media.
The 72nd regular season starts Tuesday night, when Boston heads to Cleveland and Houston goes to Golden State.
In southern Ghazni province, the insurgents stormed a security compound, using a suicide car, and killed at least seven policemen. In western Farah province, police chief Abdul Maruf Fulad says the Taliban attacked a government compound in Shibkho district, killing three policemen.
The mural was deemed offensive for its depiction of a Chinese character from one of the author’s books. Three children’s authors have said the mural contains a “jarring racial stereotype.”
Personal trainer Bryant Johnson has been working out 84-year-old Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for years. In a book being released Wednesday, he details her workout regimen.
“The HFD fire investigators have completed an extensive and scientifically based investigation in full collaboration with other agencies and have classified the fire cause as undetermined,” Fire Chief Manuel Neves said at a news conference Monday.
At least 39 immigrants were packed into the sweltering trailer found by San Antonio police last July in a Walmart parking lot. Its refrigeration system wasn’t working.
The former Pike County deputy had been drinking before trying to teach his neighbor how to disarm someone, and hadn’t ensured the gun being used was unloaded.
The strike began Sept. 17 at the plant in Ingersoll, Ontario. Workers wanted GM to make their factory the lead producer of the Equinox.
Security researchers have discovered a Wi-Fi network vulnerability that could allow attackers to steal sensitive information or spread malicious software while someone is logged into a computer or mobile device.
Several birds were dropped from a low-flying plane Saturday and then chased by festival-goers below.
For the fifth straight week, the national average price for a gallon of gasoline has fallen as gasoline supply continues to recover after Hurricane Harvey according to GasBuddy. However that wasn’t the case in Indiana and Ohio.
“I understand that leaving was against the law,” said Bergdahl, whose decision to walk off his remote post in Afghanistan in 2009 prompted intense search and recovery missions, during which some of his comrades were seriously wounded.
An oil rig explosion on a lake north of New Orleans, apparently caused when cleaning chemicals ignited, injured seven people and left authorities searching for another who was missing.
With the winds dying down, fire officials said Sunday they have apparently “turned a corner” against the wildfires that have devastated California wine country and other parts of the state over the past week, and thousands of people got the all-clear to return home.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday ducked, danced and sidestepped the question of whether he truly called President Donald Trump a “moron,” dismissing the brouhaha as the “petty stuff” of Washington. Though they keep coming, Tillerson insisted the persistent queries aren’t hindering his mission as the nation’s top diplomat.
A key moderate Republican urged President Donald Trump on Sunday to back a bipartisan Senate effort to shield consumers from rising premiums after his abrupt decision to halt federal payments to insurers, calling the move “disruptive” and an immediate threat to access to health care.