Immigrants crammed into a broiling tractor-trailer in Texas are recounting a horrific journey during which they had no water, took turns breathing from a single air hole and pounded on the sides to try to get the driver's attention.
The ranks of the elderly are growing, and with them the number of people with dementia. As a result, older people and law enforcement officers are crossing paths more frequently, recent data suggests – sometimes with terrible consequences.
A man armed with a chainsaw wounded five people at a health insurer’s office Monday in the northern Swiss city of Schaffhausen, police said, triggering a manhunt for a suspect described as aggressive and psychologically unstable.
Miami businessman Adam Barnett is accused of hiring a jailmate to arrange the murder of a witness. Barnett claims the inmate strong-armed him into paying thousands for protection. “I don't like to use the word slave, but I was his B-I-T-C-H,” Barnett told jurors.
An Army sergeant stationed in Hawaii was charged with trying to provide equipment, training and classified military information to the Islamic State, after undercover FBI agents documented his offers of support to the militant group.