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  • Swimmer, 67, apparently drowns in Hudson River during competition in New York City June 15, 2019
    WABC(NEW YORK) -- A 67-year-old apparently drowned in the Hudson River during a distance-swimming competition on Friday afternoon, according to authorities.The man, whose name has not been released, was competing in the 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim when he disappeared during the second-to-last stage of the event. The entire competition covers 120 miles over seven […]
  • Man arrested with gun, hollow-point bullets outside elementary school June 15, 2019
    Google Maps(WESTFIELD, N.J.) -- A New Jersey elementary school went into lockdown on Thursday afternoon after a man with a loaded handgun and dozens of rounds of ammunition was found in the school parking lot.Police responded to the Tamaques Elementary School in Westfield, New Jersey, after receiving a call from the Delaware State Police saying […]
  • Man arrested for trying to jump White House fence, assaulting police officer, Secret Service says June 15, 2019
    iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Secret Service arrested a man who allegedly assaulted a police officer and tried to jump over the fence outside the White House late Friday.The incident took place just after 9 p.m. on the northwest side of the Treasury Building on Pennsylvania Avenue, according to the U.S. Secret Service. The person was quickly arrested."The […]
  • Woman arrested in connection to killing of former Arkansas State Senator Linda Collins-Smith June 15, 2019
    iStock/Viktorcvetkovic(NEW YORK) --  Authorities in Arkansas arrested a woman on Friday in connection to the murder of former State Senator Linda Collins-Smith, who was found dead in her home last week. Rebecca Lynn O’Donnell, 48, of Pocahontas, was arrested Friday, Arkansas State Police said in a statement. Criminal charges were still pending, police said. Authorities […]
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  • Man accused of killing former Iowa State University golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena pleads guilty June 15, 2019
    WOI(NEW YORK) -- A man who was accused of killing a former Iowa State University golfer and dumping her body in a pond at a golf course pleaded guilty on Friday. Collin Richards, 22, pleaded guilty to murder in the first degree for the killing of Celia Barquin Arozamena in September 2018, according to a […]
  • Jason Day discusses mother’s cancer and returning to golf June 14, 2019
    iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- At the end of 2015, everything was going right on the golf course for Jason Day. He was the world's top-ranked golfer and was just coming off a PGA Championship win.His success followed him into 2016, but it was not long after that Day was faced with a sobering reality: his mother, […]
  • Three more arrested in David Ortiz shooting as manhunt for 'The Surgeon' continues June 14, 2019
    Maddie Meyer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Three more people were arrested late Thursday in the botched attempted hit on Red Sox legend David Ortiz as "The Surgeon," one of now 10 men involved in the shooting, continues to be on the run. As the search for Luis Alfredo Rivas-Clase, 31, intensified, U.S. authorities said he's also […]
  • Toronto Raptors are first-time NBA champions June 14, 2019
    Ezra Shaw/Getty Images(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- The Toronto Raptors are NBA champions for the first time.The Raptors defeated the Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. The Raptors won the series 4-2, denying the Warriors what would have been a third straight championship.Kyle Lowry and Pascal Siakam had 26 […]
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  • Man with unknown identity convicted of stealing someone else's identity for more than 40 years June 14, 2019
    iStock/spyarm(BOSTON) -- A Massachusetts man whose real identity is not known was convicted Wednesday of using another person’s identity for more than 40 years, according to federal prosecutors in Massachusetts. The suspect, referred to only as John Doe, is suspected to be a Dominican national, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney‘s Office. […]
  • Registered sex offender in Nebraska used ride-share to bring a teen girl he met online to his home June 14, 2019
    iStock/jetcityimage(NEW YORK) -- A 34-year-old registered sex offender is facing charges that he befriended a 13-year-old girl on social media and then arranged for her to make the 200-mile journey to his home in Nebraska using the a ride-share app. Nicholas Avery was transported and booked at the Sarpy County Jail for first-degree sexual assault […]
  • Airbnb offering 80-day, around-the-world trip for $5k June 14, 2019
    Airbnb(NEW YORK) -- If you've ever dreamed about traveling around the world but figured you'd never have the time or money, your moment has come. Airbnb has announced the ultimate adventure: Around the world in 80 days for about $5,000.The site is celebrating the launch of Airbnb Adventures, previously known as Airbnb Experiences."Just like the […]