Crime

Baby found under interstate overpass; suspect in custody

Aug 23, 2017

Authorities: Louisiana man in custody, accused of aggravated kidnapping, after a 2-month-old boy was found abandoned under interstate overpass

Indianapolis police killing of driver gets new prosecutor

Aug 23, 2017

A judge has appointed a special prosecutor to oversee the investigation into the fatal shooting of an unarmed black driver by Indianapolis police officers nearly two months ago

The Latest: Rally over statue at North Carolina university

Aug 23, 2017

Hundreds rally at North Carolina's flagship university, seeking removal of statue of Confederate soldier known as 'silent Sam'

Family of abducted Chinese scholar speak of helplessness

Aug 22, 2017

Family and friends of a Chinese woman who was abducted while studying at the University of Illinois say they won't give up on finding the missing woman

Missouri woman charged with killing autistic daughter

Aug 22, 2017

Prosecutors have brought murder charges against the biological mother of a 16-year-old girl whose burned remains were found on their rural Missouri property

In chaotic meeting, Charlottesville votes to shroud statues

Aug 22, 2017

Anger boils over at the first Charlottesville city council meeting since a deadly white supremacist rally

Michigan man in prison for decades transferred to Florida

Aug 22, 2017

A Detroit-area man is headed to a Florida prison after 29 years in a Michigan prison for drug crimes as a teen

Suit: Teen incarcerated despite video proving his innocence

Aug 22, 2017

The family of a teen who was incarcerated for three weeks despite dash cam video proving his innocence is suing the Kansas City Police Department

Ex-cashier pleads guilty to theft from Navy base in Japan

Aug 22, 2017

Federal prosecutors say a Filipino woman has pleaded guilty in Kansas to stealing nearly $100,000 from a U.S. Naval base in Japan

Man who shot judge was stopped earlier for faulty headlight

Aug 22, 2017

Authorities say the man who shot an Ohio judge outside a courthouse was stopped by a police officer hours earlier for having a defective headlight as he drove downtown in the early morning darkness