After an elderly Asian woman fought off an attacker in San Francisco, an online fundraiser created by her grandson has already raised more than US$661,320, compared to the US$50,000 goal.
Native American leaders across California said COVID-19 deaths have shrouded their communities, yet state figures show few American Indian people have died here compared with other states with significant Indigenouspopulations. Leaders and experts fear deaths in their communities have been undercounted because of a long history of Native Americans being racially misclassified.
Authorities are investigating after a 7-year-old boy was accidentally shot by a 9-year-old in southwest Houston, according to the Houston Police Department.
A New Orleans man sentenced to 99 years in prison in 2000 has been released after more than two decades behind bars when his accuser finally admitted he'd made up the armed robbery claim - and picked the future inmate at random out of a lineup.
A small floral bowl bought at a yard sale in Connecticut for just $35 has been identified as an exceptionally rare 15th-century Chinese antique.
Before you blast off to Walt Disney World to stay in its Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser hotel when it opens in 2022, there's a little something you should know first...
Minnesota State Trooper Albert Kuehne sat in his cruiser in March 2020 and scrolled through a phone belonging to a 25-year-old woman he’d just detained on suspicion of drunken driving. As paramedics evaluated the woman, who had crashed her car, he clicked through her photos.
Rhode Island man sentenced to federal prison for traveling to Canada to have sex with teen.
A Missouri man who used the cryptocurrency bitcoin to try to buy a highly lethal chemical weapon that could kill 300 people told the would-be seller “I plan to use it soon,” federal authorities said Tuesday.
Brave 7-year-old 7-year-old boy swam for an hour, finally getting to shore and ultimately saving his family.
A magnitude 4.0 quake was the largest of three small earthquakes that rattled Los Angeles and Orange County out of bed Monday morning.
The surprising story of one metal fan's quest to have his uncle “shred for all eternity”
A North Richland Hills woman who was scammed out of nearly $200,000 by people posing as Bruno Mars is sharing her story.
An Ohio couple hosted an impromptu wedding ceremony at the hospital where the bride's mother is being treated for stage four lung cancer so that she could attend.