Two children were stabbed - one fatally - in an elevator in a Brooklyn apartment building Sunday evening, law-enforcement sources said. The kids - a boy, Prince Joshua Avitto, and a girl, Mikayla Capers, both 7 - were attacked around 5:50 p.m.
Officer Who Slammed Indian Man Indicted on Civil Rights Charge
Federal charges have been filed against Eric Parker, the Madison police officer charged with misdemeanor assault after Sureshbhai Patel, an Indian citizen, was thrown to the ground during a sidewalk stop on Feb. 6.
Firefighter Daryl Gordon Killed in the Line of Duty
The Crews have been on scene since the fire broke out around 5:30 a.m. Construction workers have also boarded up sections of Building D, a five-story structure where the fire started on the second floor.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence vigorously defended the state's new religious objections law. Businesses and organizations including the NCAA pressed concerns that it could open the door to legalizing discrimination against gay people.
Abandon all hope, ye who happen to park anywhere near geometrically challenged-motorist Eleanor Holmes Norton. An HOH tipster watched in horror Wednesday as the 77-year-old D.C. delegate awkwardly forced her way into a wide-open spot in the carefully controlled corridor of New Jersey Avenue Northeast sandwiched between the Longworth and Cannon House Office buildings.
Child Abuse Allegations Detailed Against Mitchelle Blair
An petition to terminate parental rights for the parents in the case of two children whose bodies were found in a freezer is giving new details on the abuse officials say the children in the home suffered.
UVA Student Martese Johnson Has Court Case Continued
On Thursday, Martese Johnson's case was continued until state police complete an investigation into his arrest March 18 outside a Charlottesville bar. The 20-year-old Chicago man is charged with public intoxication and obstruction of justice.