LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles jails are run by the county sheriff, but the Mexican Mafia wielded the power in the underworld behind bars. Authorities say they diminished the influence of the organization made […]
Thousands of American flags were planted in Boston Common on Wednesday as part of an annual Memorial Day weekend tribute to fallen service members.
Gunshots came so rapidly during the deadliest mass shooting in the nation’s modern history that one Las Vegas police officer feared he was facing a fully stocked assault team with tactical gear.
More than 80 members of the “cold-blooded” Mexican Mafia have been charged with running a drug operation inside Los Angeles County jails and in the Pomona, Calif., area, authorities said Wednesday. Their crimes included ordering […]
Tom Kelly grew up on a Northern California farm and once thought of becoming a cowboy before World War II got in the way.
A South Carolina mother and her boyfriend were arrested Monday after an “unbearable” odor prompted a check-in at their home, where police found maggot-infested trash, animal waste, a squirrel and her two children covered in […]
YULEE, Fla. – Police say that a Florida woman who disappeared on Mother’s Day is now believed to have died even though no body has been recovered. The Florida Times-Union reports that Nassau County Sheriff […]
The search for a cruise-ship passenger who reportedly went overboard Tuesday has ended, U.S. Coast Guard officials said Wednesday. The passenger, identified as Brian Lamonds, 50, of Greensboro, N.C., was aboard the Carnival Paradise cruise […]
A former secretary to a judge on Texas’ highest criminal court filed a lawsuit Tuesday, claiming her former boss had fired her because of social media posts criticizing President Donald Trump and other Republicans.
SEOUL, South Korea – A Korean Air heiress whose tantrum over nuts delayed a flight four years ago is being investigated by South Korean immigration officials over suspicion of unlawfully hiring housekeepers from the Philippines. […]