LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County sheriff on Wednesday characterized the crash that seriously injured Tiger Woods as “purely an accident" and appeared to rule out any potential criminal charges even as authorities were still investigating.
The identity of the 62-year-old man who died after escaping a Fountain City fire early Wednesday morning has been revealed.
SEATTLE (AP) — An affluent Seattle-area community has approved an ordinance prohibiting camping on public property, a measure the city says will connect homeless people to shelters but that might prove hard to enforce because of a federal court ruling.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A 9-year-old Black girl pepper sprayed by police pleaded “please don’t do this to me” and “it burns” as she waited handcuffed in the back seat of a police cruiser for 16 minutes, according to new police body camera footage released Thursday.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The number of people seeking help from their local clearinghouse for human and social services jumped by about 50% last year in Pennsylvania as people struggled to pay rent, stay current on utility bills and afford food as a result of the pandemic, the United Way said Thursday.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Melvin Anthony had been homeless for more than 15 years when someone shot him during an attempted robbery last fall. With a wound in his thigh and COVID-19 running rampant, Anthony was afraid to stay on the streets.
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DNA evidence helped investigators secure charges Monday against a Tennessee man in the 1992 shooting deaths of a 21-year-old woman and her 4-year-old daughter inside their Gary, Indiana, apartment, the FBI said.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Sunday ordered an independent audit of the city’s nonprofit shelter providers after a published report described multiple sexual abuse accusations against the top executive of one of the largest providers.
A noose and sexually explicit drawings were found in the office of a Northwest Indiana fire station, prompting a police investigation and one firefighter being placed on leave in what the mayor is calling a "racial incident."
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fed up federal judge in California said last week's rainstorm created “extraordinarily harsh” conditions for homeless residents of Los Angeles. prompting him to order city officials to meet with him at a Skid Row shelter to discuss how to address the worsening crisis of people living on the streets.
A MetroLink security guard who was shot and killed Sunday in St. Louis had served eight years as a U.S. Marine, including a year in Afghanistan. “What is the irony of that?” his mother-in-law said. "It's just wrong."
Frank Stallone reveals his brother Sylvester once locked him to their fire escape with "cheap" military handcuffs that came without a key.
A Humvee, valued at $120,000, was recovered early Wednesday morning after it was stolen from a military facility on last week, according to officials.
A 32-year-old man was booked in the La Crosse County Jail Friday night after he was involved in a hit-and-run with police in Dresbach.
"No, no," Porter County Police Lt. Kevin Van Kley says as he spots part of the child's debris-buried body. As the child cries, he and others begin lifting away the debris from the collapsed house.
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