The East Area Rapist, also known as the Golden State Killer, is believed to have killed at least 12 people, raped at least 45 victims and burglarized hundreds of homes. Sacramento authorities have arrested a local man in the case.
A video shows a pit bull chomping down on a woman's shoe in a New York City subway train. Witnesses say the incident happened Friday at around 4 p.m. after the woman asked the dog's owner to move his pit bull that he put in a subway seat.
Theodis Daniel, who lives in Houston, was having a Facetime conversation with his son Christian, who lives in Austin. When Christian started bragging about committing 250 burglaries in a week, Theodis turned him in.
Nicole Foxx of Virginia was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter — not second-degree murder — after stabbing her 65-year-old roommate 40 to 50 times with a screwdriver. She says she acted in self-defense.
Missouri police say that 22-year-old Michael Brooker broke into the Pie Oh My! confectionary shop in Maplewood and stripped down to his underwear before walking outside while covered in jam. Someone called 911 thinking he was covered in blood, police say, and the man was arrested.
Cindy T. White used a fake identity lifted from LinkedIn to obtain a six-figure salary job. Authorities traced her social security number and found she had committed fraud before and had been reported dead. She faces up to 10 years in jail.
Authorities say a Wilmington, Delaware woman broke into the Pennsylvania home of another woman who she believed had been romantically involved with her husband and shot her before turning the gun on herself.
Accusations are escalating in Ohio's Democratic primary for governor over former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich's (koo-SIH'-nich-ihz) work with an organization sympathetic to the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad.
The Centers for Disease Control's Wednesday update on the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak says the sick count has added 18 people since Friday, for a total of 53 in 16 states. And there's a high hospitalization rate.