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Accused Facebook killer in California claims his confession was AI-generated

Mark Stephen Mechikoff, the man accused of recording a gruesome murder and then posting the video on his Facebook page, claimed his confession was AI-generated.

Video shows Tesla Cybertruck crash into iconic Beverly Hills Hotel sign

Beverly Hills Police confirmed a Tesla Cybertruck was involved in a crash Sunday night in Los Angeles, which left the vehicle lodged underneath the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel sign.

Small-town Minnesota hotel shooter didn't know either of his victims, police say

Nicholas Lenius, 32, of Ramsey, Minnesota, did not know either of the two people he killed at a Super 8 hotel in Cloquet, according to police.

DC police seek trio of thieves who stole over $36K worth of merchandise at Moncler: video

The Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, D.C., released video of a trio of thieves walking into a Moncler store and stealing over $36K worth of merchandise.

Police identify 15-year-old boy killed in Florida boat crash

One of the teens that was ejected from a boat that crashed in St. Petersburg on Sunday night has died from his injuries, according Fox 13.

Philadelphia bus stop shooting ends with teen dead, 4 other people wounded, police say

A Philadelphia teenage boy was shot and killed at a bus stop Monday and four other people were wounded, authorities said at the chaotic scene.

Nearly a dozen migrants hurt trying to scale California border wall as more crossings diverted away from Texas

Nearly a dozen illegal immigrants were injured over the weekend after falling from a border wall that separates California and Mexico.

Air Force civilian allegedly sent classified information to woman on foreign dating site: 'Secret agent'

A Nebraska man who worked on an Air Force base in Nebraska is accused of sending classified information to a person he met on a foreign dating site.

Arizona woman falls down dry well, spends hours underground before being rescued

Arizona authorities rescued a woman who fell down a Chandler well on Monday. She fell on Sunday night and spent hours there before being saved the next morning.

Tennessee officials searching for missing teen with autism

An amber alert has been issued for an autistic 15-year-old boy who was last seen in the suburbs of Nashville more than a week ago, authorities said.

Michigan man gets year and a day in prison for antisemitic online threats

Seann Pietila, 20, of Pickford, Michigan, has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison for violent, antisemitic threats made online.

Arizona man serving 30 years for highway shooting found dead in prison cell

An Arizona man convicted of shooting at vehicles on a freeway in 2016 was found dead in his prison cell over the weekend, authorities said.

NH man accused of killing wife, abducting daughters is held without bail

Dustin Mark Duren, 37, has been charged with second-degree murder and held without bail for allegedly killing Caitlyn Naffziger at her Berlin, New Hampshire, apartment.

Woman fatally stabs convicted sex offender who tried to attack her at Louisiana laundromat: authorities

Authorities in Louisiana said a convicted sex offender was stabbed to death at a laundromat near Lacombe while he was allegedly trying to assault a woman.

Texas man allegedly placed Apple AirTag under car to track woman: reports

A Texas man is accused of placing an Apple AirTag under a woman's vehicle unlawfully, to track her down after he claimed she hit his car and left the scene.

Texas businessman accused of setting Austin building on fire: police

The Austin Police Department arrested 75-year-old business owner Dorsey Bryan Hardeman for allegedly going into an abandoned building and setting it on fire.

Brazilian man convicted of child rape, fled to US, deported back home, ICE says

A Brazilian man who fled his country after being convicted of child rape was deported from the United States in January, authorities said.

South Carolina police fatally shoot showerhead-wielding double homicide suspect

Police report that Gary Pratt Whitten, who was out on bail when he killed his mother and girlfriend inside a burning home, was fatally shot by officers following the Jan. 17 incident.

11-year-old girl in Hawaii suffers apparent shark bite at popular beach

An 11-year-old girl suffered non-life-threatening injuries when she was bitten on her left foot by what appeared to be a shark, according to local reports.

USPS mail carrier shot and killed on the job, police offering $250K reward for info

Authorities are searching for the person responsible for shooting and killing a United States Postal Service mail carrier in Warren, Ohio.

10-year legal battle rages between Native Americans and mining interests over sacred land atop copper deposit

A years long legal dispute surrounding a piece of national forest in Arizona continues. Native Americans consider it sacred, and a mining group wants the copper beneath it.

Fulton County, GA, still dealing with damage left by January ransomware cyberattack

Local government operations in Fulton County, GA, have not yet returned to normal since a January cyberattack that temporarily shut down online systems.

North Carolina father 4-year-old twin sons dead, wife charged

A North Carolina woman was charged with two counts of first-degree murder for killing her twin 4-year-old sons, Authorities said their father discovered their bodies.

Ohio foundation poised to disburse millions in opioid settlement money

Ohio is preparing to allocate millions of dollars in opioid settlement funds to community and government organizations. These settlements intend to address the opioid crisis.

Father of slain Christian college student urges forgiveness after dorm room killing

Joe Kilman, the father of slain Campbellsville University wrestler and theology major Josiah Kilman, urged his son's grieving classmates to "choose forgiveness" last Wednesday.

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