Crime safety

My Dysfunctional Brother Was Abused. How Do I Acknowledge His Past?

31 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The magazine's Ethicist columnist on how to talk to a sibling you've just learned was abused as a child and more.
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Where they were when men first walked on the moon

Where they were when men first walked on the moon

39 minutes ago   |   Politico

NASA's Apollo 11 moon landing 50 years ago this weekend marked one of the most seminal achievements in human history. At the momentous hour the mission's command module pilot...
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Jussie Smollett news: 'Empire' actor's attorneys argue against special prosecutor, want judge replaced

7 hours ago   |   ABC

"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's legal time filed several motions in court Friday as they continue to fire back at the investigation surrounding the alleged attack that...
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‘Uncontrollable' Jeffrey Epstein: 5 Takeaways From Judge's Bail Decision

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

Mr. Epstein was willing to pay almost anything to stay out of jail. But the judge suggested he could not curb his sexual fixation with minors.
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Buyer beware: Bike helmets that don't meet safety standards are 'widely available' online

10 hours ago   |   NBC News

They look nice and are bargain-priced, but don't count on counterfeit or knockoff helmets to protect your head in a serious crash.
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Baker in the bunker: RMV hearing on failures will be limited

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The head of the Legislature's transportation committee fired back at the Baker administration Friday for refusing to make available officials responsible for the failure to...
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Inmates Freed as Justice Dept. Tries to Clear Hurdles of New Law

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

More than 3,000 federal inmates were granted early release under the bipartisan criminal justice overhaul passed late last year.
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Minneapolis Police Investigate Hawthorne Neighborhood Shooting

11 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Police are investigating a shooting in north Minneapolis early Friday evening. It happened at about 5:30 p.m. near the intersection of North 30th and Colfax...
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City officials worry spate of homicides comes amidst budget cuts

City officials worry spate of homicides comes amidst budget cuts

12 hours ago   |   WLKY

LMPD, crime prevention programs see cuts during rise in violence
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Sex crimes-indicted R. Kelly to be arraigned in Brooklyn next month, one of three jurisdictions where he's facing charges

13 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

“Trapped In The Closet” singer R. Kelly gets a taxpayer-funded trip to Brooklyn next month for arraignment on federal sex crimes. Kelly, indicted on racketeering charges that...
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Leake takes perfect game to 9th, Mariners beat Angels 10-0

Leake takes perfect game to 9th, Mariners beat Angels 10-0

SEATTLE - Mike Leake of the Seattle Mariners lost his bid to pitch a perfect game on a leadoff single in the ninth inning by rookie Luis Rengifo, then finished off the Los... Read more ...

Radical or Incremental? What's Really In Joe Biden's Health Plan

Radical or Incremental? What's Really In Joe Biden's Health Plan

The Biden plan released this week is an update of the Affordable Care Act with controversial differences. Among them: a "public option" that covers abortion, and subsidized... Read more ...

Pennsylvania school district warns parents they could lose kids over unpaid...

Pennsylvania school district warns parents they could lose kids over unpaid school lunches

District says that it is trying to collect more than $20,000 Read more ...

Iran claims it seized a British tanker because it collided with an Iranian...

Iran claims it seized a British tanker because it collided with an Iranian fishing boat

Iranian authorities say they seized a British-flagged tanker after it collided with an Iranian fishing boat and then failed to respond to attempts to contact it. "The British... Read more ...

Hong Kong police seize explosives ahead of weekend protests

Hong Kong police seize explosives ahead of weekend protests

HONG KONG - Police in Hong Kong have raided a homemade-explosives manufacturing lab ahead of another weekend of protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory. Hong Kong... Read more ...

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

Video shows the man grappling down the balconies and railings of several floors until he got to the ground level. Read more ...

Former Giants lineman Mitch Petrus dead at 32 of apparent heat stroke

Former Giants lineman Mitch Petrus dead at 32 of apparent heat stroke

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Officials say former New York Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus has died in Arkansas of apparent heat stroke. He was 32. Pulaski County Coroner Gerone... Read more ...

Angels give up on Matt Harvey, drop pitcher from roster

Angels give up on Matt Harvey, drop pitcher from roster

SEATTLE - The Los Angeles Angels gave up on their $11 million investment in Matt Harvey, designating the 30-year-old right-hander for assignment on Friday. Read more ...

Braves edge Nationals on Donaldson's hit in ninth

Braves edge Nationals on Donaldson's hit in ninth

ATLANTA - Josh Donaldson's bases-loaded single off Fernando Rodney in the ninth inning lifted the Atlanta Braves over the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Friday night after Luke... Read more ...

MLB wrap: Cardinals mount comeback against Reds on 10-run inning

MLB wrap: Cardinals mount comeback against Reds on 10-run inning

The Cardinals topped the Reds 12-11 at Great American Ball Park, despite trailing 7-0 entering the sixth inning. Read more ...