Retired nurse Jenna Sansone said it was a normal night in the quiet eastern Iowa neighborhood where she lives on a hill above the Mississippi River.
A man who crashed his rental car near Times Square on Sunday and reportedly attempted to steal a fire truck was taken to a hospital for observation.
Authorities in Texas released a sketch Sunday afternoon of a young child whose body turned up on a beach in Galveston late last week, as they urged anybody who might recognize his face to step forward.
Police in a Dallas suburb say they've found the body of a small child not far from the home of a 3-year-old girl who's been missing since early this month.
Officers responding to a call that someone was pointing a rifle out a window at an Arizona hotel rushed to the guest's room and ordered a man inside to exit, lay face-down in the hallway and refrain from making any sudden movements - or risk being shot.
Authorities in Richardson, Texas, said Sunday they believe they have found the body of Sherin Mathews, the adopted 3-year-old girl who disappeared in the early hours of Oct. 7.
The man who became a political powerbroker in New York City while representing guards in the city's 10,000-inmate jail system faces a bribery trial Monday that could send him to prison.
A judge has scheduled a retrial early next year in a civil rights lawsuit filed by a black man paralyzed when he was shot during a traffic stop by a Pittsburgh police officer.
Authorities in New York are looking for a suspect who brutally robbed an 81-year-old woman Friday as she was walking into the lobby of her apartment building.
An Ohio police officer has been fatally shot while responding to a reported domestic disturbance in the northeastern part of the state.
Las Vegas tourism officials moved quickly to protect their valuable franchise in a city where branding is everything after the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
Regulators in Oregon have shuttered a day care facility after a second baby died there in as many years, an unprecedented number of deaths at a single day care center for the state.
Two runaway girls from Ulster County were rescued Saturday after being held prisoner in an East New York house of horrors — where their captors intended to forcibly pimp them out as prostitutes.
The violent MS-13 gang has been linked to a wave of recent killings in New York's Long Island suburbs. That's why police believe that human remains found in one location could lead to more grisly discoveries.
Michigan authorities have reopened a portion of Interstate 75 after gathering more evidence, two days after a rock thrown from a highway overpass smashed a windshield and killed a man.
A man in Pennsylvania was arrested after he reportedly admitted to selling heroin in a hospital the day his newborn daughter was born.
A former Mrs. America from Minnesota convicted of switching price tags on expensive clothes has been sentenced to two years of probation and 10 days of community service.
A judge has pushed back to October 2018 the first trial of a Gary, Indiana, man accused of killing seven women.
Authorities say a man who pointed a gun at two Ohio police officers investigating a report of a suspicious vehicle has been fatally shot by them.
A high school mother in California was arrested for allegedly selling various types of drugs to underage teenagers.