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Surgeon Jane Kayle Lee updates her patient status during a news conference on a police shooting, at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, a suburb of Chicago on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson, left, and Mayor Lori Lightfoot, right, stand beside her. A man suspected of shooting and wounding a Chicago police officer on Saturday and of being the bicyclist who shot a woman in broad daylight near downtown days earlier has been captured, police said. (Kevin Tanaka/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
Police: Suspect in cop shooting, bike attack capturedChicago police say a man believed to be the suspect in the shooting and wounding an officer has been shot and captured
The Associated Press9 hours ago
350-pound firefighter sues his colleagues over harassmentA Long Island firefighter took his colleagues to court for what he says was incessant teasing about his nearly 350 pounds
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this July, 29, 2019, file photo, police officers carry evidence bags from the family home of Gilroy Garlic Festival gunman Santino William Legan, in Gilroy, Calif. In the days and weeks since three high-profile shootings took the lives of more than two dozen people in just a week's time, law enforcement authorities have reported seeing a spike in the number of tips they are receiving from concerned relatives, friends and co-workers of people who appear bent on carrying out the next mass shooting. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
US police assess rise in threat tips after 3 mass killingsA big rise in mass shooting tips poses challenge for police after gunmen kill 34 in California, Ohio and Texas
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2018, file photo, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Dr. Denis Mukwege speaks to the media during a news conference in Oslo, Norway. The Nobel Peace-prize winning surgeon whose hospital in war-torn Congo has treated over 50,000 victims of sexual violence has launched a fund with the goal of providing reparations for survivors of conflicts around the world. (Lise Aserud/NTB scanpix via AP, File)
Nobel laureate starts fund for survivors of sexual violenceA Nobel Peace Prize-winning surgeon has launched a fund with the goal of providing reparations for survivors of conflicts around the world
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Items linked to crime duo Bonnie & Clyde sold for $186KSeveral personal items related to 1930s Texas outlaw Clyde Barrow have sold at a Boston auction for nearly $186,000
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 26, 1985 file photo, President Ronald Reagan, left, shakes hands with Barron Hilton upon his arrival at the Capitol Hill in Washington to attend the annual Alfalfa Club meeting. Hilton, a hotel magnate who expanded his father's chain and became a founding owner in the American Football League, has died. Hilton's family says he died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, of natural causes at age 91 in his Long Angeles home. He transformed Hilton into the industry's top brand during his 30 years as its chief executive. (AP Photo/Budd Gray, File)
Barron Hilton, hotel magnate and AFL founder, dies at 91Barron Hilton, a hotel magnate who expanded his father's chain and became a founding owner in the American Football League, has died
The Associated Press12 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Chicago Police Department on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 shows Michael Blackman. Authorities say Blackman, who is suspected of shooting and wounding a Chicago police officer Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, is the bicyclist suspected of shooting a woman in broad daylight near downtown earlier in the week. Both she and the wounded officer are expected to survive. (Chicago Police Department via AP)
The Latest: Man suspected of shooting Chicago cop capturedChicago police say a man believed to be the suspect in the shooting and wounding of an officer has been shot and captured
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Man Proposes Underwater, Never Comes Back UpAn American who proposed to his girlfriend underwater never emerged to hear "I do," CNN reports. Steven Weber was on vacation in Tanzania with Kenesha Antoine in a cabin with a submerged bedroom when he apparently made the fatal proposal. "You never emerged from those depths, so you never got...
Newser12 hours ago
Army recruit dies before training exercise in South CarolinaAn 18-year-old Army recruit at Fort Jackson has died before a training exercise in South Carolina; authorities say hospital reports death was not heat-related
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Woman Quits Job, Seeks Lost Dog for 57 DaysCarole King was crushed. "It was devastating," she tells the Spokesman-Review . "I got sick to my stomach." The Montana woman and her husband had returned to their hotel room in Flathead County—where they were staying in July for a short trip—when they saw that their border collie, Katie,...
Newser13 hours ago
Rape followed threat of forced incest, prosecutors sayAuthorities say a man raped a woman in New York after giving her the option of that, being killed or having sex with her son
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Mike Davis, left, and Trent Tipton, both line workers from Woodville, Texas, walk through floodwater to try to restore power for a customer on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, in the Mauriceville, Texas, area. Floodwaters are starting to recede in most of the Houston area after the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas. ( Jon Shapley/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Fifth death linked to storm that walloped Houston areaAuthorities in Texas have attributed a fifth death to the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda, which caused widespread flooding in southeastern Texas and parts of Louisiana
The Associated Press13 hours ago
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