The 15-year-old girl reportedly convinced the abductor to stop for food and escaped after her captor went inside.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
- The Guardian
The incident at Rudsdale Newcomer high school comes as Oakland has been grappling with more than two years of elevated gun violence
The Boston Police are turning to the public for help in locating the suspect of a sexual assault that occurred in a South Boston neighborhood last week.
- Lexington Herald-Leader
The lawsuit states Bud’s Gun Shop sold the rifle to the shooter despite the fact that it is illegal for residents in Highland Park, Ill., to own assault weapons.
- Associated Press
Police said Wednesday that they are searching for five shooters who ambushed a group of teens outside a Philadelphia high school killing one 14-year-old and wounding four other teenagers after a football scrimmage. Nicholas Elizalde, of suburban Havertown, was killed in the ambush as he and the other teens walked away from an athletic field at Roxborough High School shortly after 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, authorities said. Philadelphia Police Captain Jason Smith said during a news conference Wednesday that police believe Elizalde was not the intended target of the shooters.
- Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Here’s what the jurors told defense attorneys after they returned the verdict.
- Miami Herald
“This is a hold up. Give us all your money,” the two teenagers told the man as he was forced to the ground, police said.
A Massachusetts woman accused of murdering her former landlord with a hammer and stealing tens of thousands of dollars through forged checks from his savings was arraigned on Wednesday. Xiu Fang Ke, 43, was accused of murdering Leonard Garber, 65, inside his Mount Vernon Terrace home in West Newton, Massachusetts. The authorities found Garber’s body inside his home, wrapped in a curtain and concealed under construction materials and other objects in the hallway, Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan said at a news conference.
A 38-year-old woman was rushed to the hospital after gunfire ripped through a Midtown apartment, according to Memphis Police.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced the man, whose identity is still unknown, was charged in a "John Doe" complaint with one count each of murder, assault with intent to commit rape during a residential burglary, first-degree residential burglary and sexual contact with deceased remains.
- Shadow and Act
'Welcome To Sweetie Pie's': Final Location Closed Amid Miss Robbie's Son Being Found Guilty In Murder-For-Hire Plot On Nephew
The world-famous soul food restaurant Sweetie Pie’s in St. Louis, Missouri, featured on OWN, closed its doors for good after Tim Norman was found guilty of orchestrating his nephew’s murder.
- Kansas City Star
The bus was taking students home after school, media reports said.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Jeffrey Dahmer killed 17 people before his crimes were discovered. These are the victims and what we knew about them
This is what we knew about the 17 victims killed by Jeffrey Dahmer, most in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
- Baltimore Sun
The family of Hae Min Lee will appeal a Baltimore judge’s decision to overturn Adnan Syed’s 22-year-old murder conviction in Lee’s death, and the Maryland Attorney General’s Office is expected to file a brief arguing the judge erred in releasing Syed. Attorney Steve Kelly, who represents the Lee family, told The Baltimore Sun on Wednesday night he filed the Lee family’s notice to appeal ...
An armed carjacker accused of ambushing a mother and her teenage daughter in the driveway of there Northeast Philadelphia home has been captured, according to a source.
- Associated Press
A former Iowa State Patrol trooper who was captured on cruiser dash camera video hitting and knocking over a biker during a traffic stop in 2017 has pleaded guilty to a federal count of violating the biker’s rights, prosecutors said Wednesday. Robert Smith, 58, pleaded guilty Monday to deprivation of rights under color of law, federal prosecutors said in a statement. As part of his plea, Smith admitted that this intentional open-hand strike was an unreasonable use of force against Bryce Yakish.
A Philadelphia man has been arrested in connection with catalytic converter thefts in Allegheny County following a months-long investigation.
Dallas police shot and killed an armed man on Shiloh Road early Wednesday morning. Police say the man was pointing guns at cars and fired at officers.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
As the argument grew more heated, the 22-year-old woman grabbed a kitchen knife.
Former cop Michael Fanone told CNN's Don Lemon the courtroom confrontation has "become my new reality. It's every single day of my life."