The family of a Black man killed when Philadelphia police officers fired a dozen rounds in a shooting caught on video had called for an ambulance to get him help with a mental health crisis, not for police intervention, their lawyer said Tuesday.
Police cars and dumpsters were set on fire as police struggled to contain the crowds in the wake of the police shooting of a black man who was carrying a knife.
A 30-year-old San Pablo man was arrested early Sunday in Petaluma on suspicion of intentionally striking an on-duty firefighter with a vehicle, police said.
A vehicle struck three University of Notre Dame students, killing two of them early Saturday in the northern Indiana city that's home to the university's campus, the school's president said.
With the number of coronavirus patients requiring hospitalization rising at alarming levels, Missouri and perhaps a handful of other states are unable to post accurate data on COVID-19 dashboards because of a flaw in the federal reporting system.
Authorities searched Wednesday for two men suspected of gunning down three people and wounding a fourth inside of a Houston nightclub.
A reported 7.5 magnitude earthquake off the Alaska Peninsula on Monday prompted tsunami warnings for a vast swath of communities, leading some schools to evacuate and send students to higher ground.
Oakland County deputies and Waterford firefighters are being hailed as heroes after saving a 10-month-old's life.
A Texas man was charged with capital murder after police say he stole a woman's car and ran over and killed her 1-year-old son when he ambushed a custody meeting between the boy's parents.
Traffic deaths in the U.S. fell for the third consecutive year in 2019, the government's road safety agency reported.