A young woman's desperate cries alerted neighbors Monday to a frightening tale in Cleveland. Three young women who had gone missing between 2002 and 2004 were found Monday afternoon inside a home where the shades were said to be always drawn.
Monday's explosions in Boston have led to heightened security elsewhere, with New York, Washington and Los Angeles among the cities taking action within hours of the blasts.
In photographs and videos, you can see there is one runner who is closest to the blast. When the device explodes, he's knocked over by the force.
A police sergeant in Port Canaveral, Fla., has been fired after he brought targets bearing images resembling Trayvon Martin — a silhouetted figure in a hooded sweatshirt, holding a canned drink — to a police target practice session.
A SWAT team moved into a Suwanee, Ga. home, killing a suspect who was had been holding a group of firefighters hostage on Wednesday.
With his department under the watch of the federal government, Seattle Police Chief John Diaz announced today he was stepping down.
Police found hundreds of rounds of ammunition, guns, three photos of "what appears to be a deceased human covered with plastic" and other evidence when they searched the Newtown, Conn., home of killer Adam Lanza, according to records released Thursday.
Hundreds of demonstrators demanded that City Hall walk back its plan to close 53 elementary schools and one high school in response to a $1 billion budget deficit.
Troy Wilson faces charges of attempted murder, felony weapons misconduct, assault, criminal mischief, and misdemeanor weapons misconduct.
Authorities think it was a great white shark that was responsible for a fatal attack on a swimmer Wednesday off a beach near Auckland, New Zealand — the first such incident in at least four years.