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Tina Weaver (pictured) is singing the praises of an unnamed security guard who managed to snag Matthew Smith (pictured below), whom Clayton County, Ga., police claim …

Three Chicago teens have been arrested and charged with the rape of a 12-year-old girl. The teens allegedly posted video of the attack on their…

A Detroit woman who was in the middle of an infamous YouTube fight video loosely dubbed as “Fat Girls Fighting For A Coney Dog” is…

John Strother (pictured) was intoxicated when he stumbled into a Harlem church Sunday evening as a gospel choir  performed. After hugging two members on stage, he…

Is there anything wrong with getting engaged in a Walmart parking lot? Or how about the bride and groom sporting black and gold tees to their…

A terrified community searching for answers from police met Tuesday night in Henderson after a recent rash of violent carjacking and assaults. A capacity crowd filled Rollins Elementary School to find out exactly what police are doing about the problem. “Basically, I feel like we just got the shaft, like they just sugar coated it, […]

A new survey puts Orlando at the top of the most dangerous cities throughout the country for spring break. An analysis conducted by Avvo, which offers free ratings and profiles for lawyers and doctors, found that the sunny Florida tourist attraction is followed by other hot spots such as Daytona Beach, Las Vegas, Myrtle Beach, […]

COMPTON-Compton, California, a neighborhood once notorious for drugs, gangs and violence has seen a significant drop in crime. Yahoo News investigates why. With a huge drop in homicides in a historically crime-ridden part of Los Angeles County, longtime residents say they finally feel safe sitting on their front porches and visiting neighborhood parks. Compton, Calif., […]

The morning after a masked gunman killed two people and wounded six more at a party, police in Indianapolis, Indiana, were still on the scene investigating, authorities said Tuesday.

NEW ORLEANS — Four conservative activists accused of trying to tamper with the phones in Sen. Mary Landrieu’s office pleaded guilty Wednesday to misdemeanor charges of entering federal property under false pretenses.

WASHINGTON — Suspended Washington Wizards star Gilbert Arenas was ordered Friday to spend 30 days in a halfway house for his conviction on gun charges stemming from a locker-room confrontation with a teammate.

From the NY Post: Al Sharpton’s ex-wife and daughter are off the hook for allegedly F-bombing cops during an October traffic stop in Harlem.