Seattle court bathroom assault suspect arrested: police

July 30, 2021 at 01:03

A man hid in the ladies' bathroom of the King County Courthouse in Seattle on Thursday, and assaulted a female defense attorney when she entered, police said. The Seattle Police Department told Q13 FOX the suspect attempted to rape the woman when she walked...

Oklahoma mom arrested after police say family threw baby shower for 12-year-old impregnated by 24-year-old

July 30, 2021 at 01:01

Oklahoma police have arrested a Tulsa mom whose 12-year-old daughter gave birth to a 24-year-old man’s child after the family allegedly threw a baby shower in connection with the child rape case. The girl, whose name police have not released due to her age,...

Los Angeles schools to require COVID-19 testing for all students and faculty, regardless of vaccination status

July 30, 2021 at 00:41

Los Angeles Unified School District said Thursday it is requiring all students and faculty to be tested for COVID-19 – regardless of their vaccination status – before returning to in-person learning for the new school year. LAUSD Interim Superintendent Mega...

Maryland woman admits to murdering 92-year-old award-winning sculptor and roommate, police say

July 30, 2021 at 00:22

A 26-year-old Maryland woman called police on Wednesday morning to report a death, then admitted to responding officers that she murdered her roommate, a 92-year-old artist named Nancy Ann Frankel, Montgomery County Police said. Julia Birch has been charged...

Louisiana boy, 3, dies after 25 shots fired into home during drive-by shooting; no arrests made

July 30, 2021 at 00:06

A drive-by shooting in Louisiana in which more than 25 shots were fired killed a 3-year-old boy Wednesday night, authorities said. A home was targeted in the deadly attack, which occurred around 11:20 p.m. in Minden, located 35 miles east of Shreveport, KSL...

Nevada dad leaves baby in car in 100-degree heat to gamble at Vegas casino, police say

July 29, 2021 at 23:45

A man is facing child abuse charges after leaving his 6-month-old son inside a vehicle amid triple-digit temperatures outside while he went inside a Nevada casino to gamble, police said. The father, Mitchell Hooks, was arrested by North Vegas police officer...

New Jersey, Pennsylvania see tornado as severe storms impact East Coast

July 29, 2021 at 23:32

Tornado warnings were issued for roughly three quarters of New Jersey counties Thursday after thunderstorms brought severe weather, hail and a chance of flooding into the Northeast. A "large and dangerous tornado" was confirmed in Bucks County, Pennsylvania...

Texas Border Patrol agents arrest MS-13 gang member

July 29, 2021 at 22:46

Border Patrol agents arrested an MS-13 gang member Tuesday while apprehending a group of 15 illegal immigrants at a ranch in southern Texas. The ranch was located near Freer, a small town about an hours’ drive northeast of Laredo. Among the group of illegal...

Georgia teen dies after he was struck by lightning on vacation

July 29, 2021 at 22:38

A Georgia teen was killed by a lightning bolt while on vacation in Florida, his family said. William "Walker" Bethune, 17, of Macon, Ga., died on Wednesday from his injuries after he was struck by lightning earlier this month on Tigertail Beach in Marco Isl...

Louisiana hospitals prepare for surge of COVID-19 patients

July 29, 2021 at 22:01

The latest surge of coronavirus cases is hitting southern states especially hard. This week, Louisiana reported its highest single-day spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations since the pandemic started. "To see this current rise in COVID-19 cases and hospitaliza...

Florida man brutally beaten, put in a coma after asking neighbors to lower music

July 29, 2021 at 21:57

A Florida man was reportedly beaten to a pulp and rendered unrecognizable to his family when he asked his neighbors to turn down their loud music. On Tuesday, he remained hospitalized as doctors wait for him to stabilize before they can operate, according t...

Goldman Sachs is taking a hard line on employee vaccinations. Other big banks are following its lead

July 29, 2021 at 21:57

And although there’s talk of banks requiring employees to show proof of vaccination, Goldman Sachs has drawn its line in the sand. The investment bank is barring employees from using their ID cards to enter the office building if they haven’t submitted proo...

Baltimore-area police discover bodies of two dead children during traffic stop

July 29, 2021 at 21:46

The bodies of two dead children were discovered Wednesday during a routine traffic stop in Maryland, authorities said. Officers with the Baltimore County Police Department's Essex precinct pulled over a vehicle just after 11 p.m. when they found the decease...

Auburn University offering $1,000 scholarships, meal plans, spray tans for students to get COVID-19 vaccine

July 29, 2021 at 21:37

Auburn University is offering students a chance at winning a variety of prizes – including a $1,000 scholarship, an unlimited meal plan, and a premium parking pass – if they get fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in time for the fast-approaching fall semeste...

Portland bans homeless camps in forest areas amid wildfires

July 29, 2021 at 21:10

Portland, Oregon, has banned homeless people from camping in forested parks to both protect them from potential wildfires and prevent them from accidentally starting blazes during a summer of drought and record-breaking heat. The City Council adopted the ru...

Capitol Police: 'There is no reason' mask mandate 'should ever come to' arrest

July 29, 2021 at 21:03

U.S. Capitol Police (USCP) on Friday said "there is no reason" the House of Representatives' new mask mandate for staff and visitors "should ever come to" an arrest. USCP Chief Thomas Manger issued a memo obtained by lawmakers Friday saying police would arr...

Texas murder suspects arrested for death of 60-year-old woman helping couple move into new home, police say

July 29, 2021 at 20:47

A pair of Dallas-area murder suspects have been arrested in connection with the Tuesday slaying of a 60-year-old woman who was helping her married daughter move into a home she had just purchased, authorities said Thursday. The Garland Police Department ide...

Governors and local school boards reignite the mask mandate fight in wake of CDC's newest guidance

July 29, 2021 at 20:45

(CNN) The mask mandates are coming back -- and so, too, are mandates against mask mandates. Following that advice, some cities and local school districts moved to install their own mask mandates. The renewed fights are a throwback to last year's fraught deb...

History teacher on OnlyFans: How my ex exposed my ‘dirty little secret’

July 29, 2021 at 19:49

When history teacher Amy Kupps was ordered by the school principal to attend a Zoom meeting with him and members of the board, she knew she was in trouble. "They made me feel so small and disgusting," added Kupps, 32, who swiftly admitted the offense and wa...

Girlfriend of man accused in cheesesteak shop slay charged with murder

July 29, 2021 at 18:58

The girlfriend of a suspect accused of fatally shooting a New Jersey man outside a Philadelphia cheesesteak shop has also been charged with murder, police said. A Philadelphia police spokesman said there was no additional information to provide when asked w...