Jerry Sandusky arrives at the Centre County Courthouse for arguments on his request for an evidentiary hearing in Bellefonte, Pa., Monday, May 2. Nabil K. Mark / Centre Daily Times - AP He also said that his trial attorney, Joe...
A wounded police dog that ran off after being shot by a gunman also accused of killing a sheriff's deputy in Arkansas Wednesday has been found alive, the Sebastian County Sheriff's Office said. The police dog, Kina, was found by...
Kathleen Steele's booking photo. (Pinellas County Sheriff's Office) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. –  A 62-year-old Florida woman is charged with aggravated manslaughter after authorities said her 6-year-old son beat his newborn sister to death while the children and their 3-year-old brother...
Jaelyn Young in 2012. (Melanie Thortis/The Vicksburg Evening Post via AP) A Mississippi woman who once sought to disguise a planned journey to join the Islamic State group as her honeymoon was sentenced by a federal judge Thursday to 12 years...
The California Court of Appeals has ruled that Oksana Grigorieva will lose out on $500,000 because she spoke out about Mel Gibson back in 2013, according to TMZ. Gibson was reportedly on the hook to pay Grigorieva $750,000 as a result of...
A former Marine court-martialed in part for refusing to remove a biblical phrase from her workspace lost her appeal on Wednesday, when a federal court concluded the orders from her superiors did not constitute a "substantial burden" on her First...
A damning report from the Justice Department found that the Baltimore Police Department routinely used excessive force, retaliated against citizens for exercising their First Amendment rights and committed other civil rights abuses. Baltimore police officers often stopped, frisked and arrested...
Billy Jones, left, is suspected of fatally shooting Sebastian County Sheriff's Deputy Bill Cooper, right, and Hackett Chief of Police Darrell Spells (Sebastian County Jail/Sebastian County Sheriff's Office) A Northwest Arkansas sheriff's deputy was fatally shot Wednesday morning and a local...
On the second anniversary of Michael Brown's shooting death, a new lawsuit alleges that 13 small towns in St. Louis County are milking low-income residents for fines to finance their governments. Getty Images St. Louis County is made up...
A civilian was killed in "Shoot/Don't Shoot" Scenario at Punta Gorda Police Department in Florida, Mary is the victim and Gary is her husband. Provided by family So are the "shoot/don't shoot" drills, he said. "It gives people a better...