A Christian disaster relief organization group has arrived in Merced County to help people whose homes were devastated by flooding.
A state of emergency was declared in Auckland, New Zealand, on Friday, January 27, as severe flooding followed near-record rainfall in the city.Mayor Wayne Brown said the declaration would better allow emergency services to assist locals.This footage from Lis Gallant shows floodwater running down Queen Street, a major commercial thoroughfare.Newly appointed Prime Minister Chris Hipkins tweeted that “all relevant government agencies are working flat out to help in an extraordinary set of circumstances.”Auckland’s MetService said that over 15 cm of rain fell between 9 am and 8 pm on Friday, coming close to breaking the previous rainfall record. Credit: Lis Gallant via Storyful
Dallas police said the driver who slammed her vehicle into a restaurant, injuring five people, was under the influence.
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Two children are dead and a baby was flown to a hospital with traumatic injuries after they were discovered inside a Duxbury home Tuesday night.
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Lindsay Clancy, 32, allegedly strangled her three kids before attempting suicide
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A defense attorney for one of the Memphis cops charged with fatally beating Tyre Nichols said 'no one' 'intended' for him to die. Nichols' family isn't buying that argument.
Antonio Romanucci, a lawyer for Tyre Nichols' family, said the officers' actions were "designed to harm" and called the murder charge "appropriate."
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Those who have devoted their lives to finding a way to reduce gun violence wisely encourage avoiding words that are known to create division.
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The five police officers are Black. Does it matter? Experts say the race of the victim in police-involved shootings is far more important.
Lawyers for the bankrupt crypto exchange's founder said there was no evidence for restricting access to crypto held by FTX as part of bail conditions in a fraud trial.
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Video of the attack shows the student getting in her teacher's face before putting her hands on her.
Detectives confirm they have shared their concerns with the families of James and Barry Gillespie.
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A video of Tyre Nichols being killed by police is due to be released Friday. Even the police chief says what it shows is 'heinous' and 'inhumane.'
Tyre Nichols died after he was beaten by police at a traffic stop. Chief Cerelyn Davis said the footage shows a "disregard of basic human rights."
Jason Harley Kloepfer was awakened by a SWAT team at his North Carolina home and shot multiple times.
The odor of urine and feces was “very strong,” animal waste was on the floor, and trash was throughout the house, police said.
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David DePape, the man who allegedly attacked Paul Pelosi with a hammer in October, called in to a California news station on Friday to "apologize" for not going far enough with his attack.
Have we created a monster?
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Arizona cold case investigators identify woman found stuffed in canvas sack in desert over 50 years ago
A woman found in a sack in the Arizona desert more than 50 years ago has been identified, authorities said this week.
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Lavinia Pinner punched, kicked, scratched and bit the teenager while banging his head against a wall when she thought he was threatening her partner outside the boy's home in Cheshire.
The request indicates an "active criminal investigation" by the Justice Department, a campaign finance lawyer told The Washington Post.
Two Riverside parents accused of “serious child abuse” were indicted on multiple charges Friday.
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The girl suffered first-degree burns, according to her mom.