Fredrick Hampton, 50, is seen in this photo provided by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) — Alabama police have issued an arrest warrant for a registered sex offender who authorities say may have been involved in the death of 29-year-old Paighton Houston, who disappeared a month ago after textingRead More →

duha127/iStock(NEW YORK) — The acting head of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is expected to speak out against New York City’s controversial sanctuary policy amid an ongoing dispute between city and federal officials over the sexual assault and murder of an elderly Queens woman allegedly by an undocumented immigrant. ActingRead More →

Vito Palmisano/iStock(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) — The Florida Department of Environmental Protection will purchase 20,000 acres of wetlands in the Everglades in an effort to save the area from oil drilling, the governor announced. It was the largest wetland acquisition in a decade, according to a press release from Republican Gov. RonRead More →

designer491(PRESCOTT, Ariz.) — A 15-year-old boy whose parents both died has been threatened with eviction from his grandparents’ house by their homeowners’ association, as the home is located in an age-restricted community for people over the age of 55. Collin Clabaugh came to live with his grandparents at their homeRead More →

Bytmonas/iStock(WASHINGTON) — More guns were found and detained from passengers or in carry-on bags at airport security checkpoints across the United States in 2019 than recorded in agency history, according to the Transportation Security Administration. The agency found 4,432 firearms at these checkpoints — a 5% increase from the previousRead More →

iStock(NEW YORK) — Authorities in Suffolk County New York released what they called a “significant piece of evidence” on Thursday involving the unsolved Gilgo Beach murders that haunted Long Island nearly a decade ago. Suffolk County Police Commissioner Geraldine Hart revealed a photograph of a black leather belt embossed withRead More →

iStock(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) — Quick-thinking Massachusetts police used a highway construction site to stop the vehicle of a suspected kidnapper and rescue an 11-year-old girl. Charlotte Moccia, of Springfield, was rescued Wednesday night after she was apparently abducted after getting off the school bus earlier that afternoon. She was unharmed. TheRead More →