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Hunt on for mother of baby buried alive in California

COMPTON, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are looking for the mother of a newborn baby girl who was buried alive near a Southern California bike path. 140 more words


Suspected burglar dies in chimney after resident unknowingly lights fire

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a suspected burglar who became stuck in the chimney of a Central California home died after the homeowner unknowingly lit a fire in the fireplace. 89 more words


Search continues for driver in fatal hit-and-run

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police in Providence continue to investigate a hit-and-run that claimed the life of an elderly woman and injured her granddaughter.

Officers were back on Broadway Monday morning, searching for clues hours after two women were… 110 more words


'Sting trailers' offer glimpse into world of cargo thieves

WILLINGTON, Conn. (AP) — Somewhere in America, a tractor-trailer loaded with hidden surveillance equipment is parked at a truck stop or warehouse while authorities wait for thieves to steal it. 817 more words


Attorney: White House fence jump was act of protest

WASHINGTON (AP) — A college student who jumped over the White House fence while draped in an American flag was committing civil disobedience and had no plans to harm himself or others, his attorney said Sunday. 366 more words


Bus overturns: 1 seriously hurt, dozens of minor injuries

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A charter bus carrying college students to three Virginia campuses overturned, leaving one person seriously injured and 35 others aboard with minor injuries near the close of the holiday weekend. 317 more words


Hartford Motorized Wheelchair Thefts

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Police are looking for two motorized wheelchairs that were stolen off of a front porch.

Authorities say the thefts were reported yesterday, just after 7 o’clock at night.  59 more words