Five family members accused of funding lavish lifestyle with $20 million in fake insurance claims; there've been three fires at their Pa. cmansion
A mannequin that had been placed atop a billboard in Iowa prompted several calls to 911 from people who thought someone was going to take a leap
Prosecutors have still not said how they linked two men to the disappearance and death of Tennessee nursing student Holly Bobo
What kind of people would set their home on fire, then falsely accuse volunteer firefighters of stealing $10 million in jewelry? The Risoldi clan of Bucks County, Pa., might fit the bill, according to prosecutors. The family fell under suspicion of fraud after a fire at Claire Risoldi's "Clairemont" mansion...
Kevin McCallister thought he had it bad: Twin 9-year-old boys were left mostly alone in their New Hampshire apartment for four months after their parents took three siblings to Nigeria and left an uncle to care for them, authorities say. Manchester police say the uncle, 25-year-old Giobari Atura, told them...
PLYMOUTH, MN – Police say David Vanzo took his dead mother on a taxi ride to the bank so he could withdraw cash from her bank account. David Vanzo took his 90-year-old mother, Caryl Vanzo, to the bank to take $850 out of her account for himself. Show More Summary
South Florida teens, boy and girl, were last seen in the Dodge Cornet when they disappeared more than 35 years ago
Jill Leovy, who founded the Homicide Report eight years ago, has written a new book,"Ghettoside: A true story of murder in America" (Spiegel & Grau). In it, Leovy examines how murders are investigated and what it would take to change policing in communities where many crimes go unsolved. Show More Summary
Rodney Halbower, 66, has been serving a sentence for attempted murder in Oregon; prosecutors say he's responsible for at least two of a spate of 1976 killings that shocked California
GAINESVILLE, FL – Angela Woodworth found herself in a bit trouble after her drunk driving scared four kids in her car so bad that they jumped out and reported her. According to police, Woodworth was driving around town with her 11-year-old son and three of his friends. Show More Summary
Surveillance video shows a 21-year-old woman being forced into a trunk at gunpoint outside a bank in Arlington, Texas
Officials say University of Michigan students caused more than $50,000 in damages to one resort last weekend, and thousands in damages to another
Dalton Hayes, 18, who ran away with a 13-year-old alleged to be his girlfriend, also faces charges of criminal mischief, trespassing, theft, and burglary
When a 300-year-old Stradivarius violin valued at more than $5 million was stolen from Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Frank Almond last year, investigators initially believed the theft may have been the work of sophisticated art thieves. The truth turned out to be much less glamorous.
Calif. teacher, male, accused of posting Facebook approval of alleged sex between two female teachers and male students
Incident begun in an Arlington, Texas parking lot ended with bullets flying in a residential neighborhood
A Kentucky state senator accused of driving drunk on the legislature's opening day this month has invoked a law brought in by predecessors who traveled in horse-drawn carriages. Brandon Smith's lawyer filed a request this week to dismiss his DUI charge based on an 1891 provision in the state constitution...
Thieves are coming right up to the cash machines, following some people home in Colo. city
Police in South Chicago Heights say the brothers were fighting in the basement of their home
Girl, 17, was on her way to school when she says she was viciously attacked after accidental backpack bump