Illinois police officer struck, killed by suspect's vehicle, police say; manhunt on for driver

August 05, 2021 at 04:16

Flags flew at half-staff at the Brooklyn Police Department in Illinois on Wednesday following the death of a police officer who authorities say was trying to stop a driver from eluding capture. Officer Brian Pierce Jr., 24, was struck and killed around 3 a....

New Mexico Education Dept. suspends school board that refused to comply with mask guidance

August 05, 2021 at 02:27

New Mexico’s Public Education Department suspended an entire school board on Wednesday after members resisted Democratic Gov. State regulators suspended the school board in response to a scuffle in a tiny village in Roosevelt County. Board members at Floyd...

Nashville police release chilling 911 calls, video of workplace shooting that left 3 wounded, gunman dead

August 05, 2021 at 02:18

Chilling 911 audio released Wednesday by Nashville police provided frightening real-time descriptions of the drama taking place Tuesday morning at a Smile Direct Club warehouse where three people were wounded and the gunman, 22-year-old Antonio King, was ul...

Nashville police release horrifying 911 calls, video of shooting that left 3 injured, gunman dead

August 05, 2021 at 02:18

The Metropolitan Nashville Police Department released 911 calls, surveillance video, and body camera footage of a shooting Tuesday morning at a Smile Direct Club warehouse that left three people injured and the gunman, 22-year-old Antonio King, dead. Footag...

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation releases missing Summer Wells update on alleged fundraisers, vehicle photo

August 05, 2021 at 01:23

Tennessee investigators again pushed back against social media rumors Wednesday in the case of missing Rogersville 5-year-old Summer Wells, who vanished from her home in mid-June. In a statement, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said that law enforceme...

Appellate judges uphold Maryland beach town's topless ban

August 05, 2021 at 01:00

A federal appeals court on Wednesday affirmed a Maryland beach town’s right to ban women from topless sunbathing. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond ruled unanimously that Ocean City’s law, which allows men to be topless but not women, is constitutional....

Girl injured in suspected shark attack in Maryland

August 05, 2021 at 00:59

A 12-year-old Pennsylvania girl suffered injuries after a suspected shark attack in Maryland that left her with 42 stitches for 20 cuts, family members said. Jordan Prushinski and her family told WBRE-TV that they were on vacation Monday at the beach in Oce...

Pentagon attack suspect shot himself with officer's gun, FBI reveals

August 04, 2021 at 23:16

The suspect in the deadly attack outside the Pentagon Tuesday morning killed himself with the gun of the officer who he had wounded with a knife, the FBI has revealed. The FBI said an individual got off a bus at the Pentagon Transit Center in Arlington, Va....

Texas authorities say multiple dead after van carrying suspected illegal immigrants crashes into pole

August 04, 2021 at 22:58

A van full of suspected illegal immigrants crashed in South Texas, killing as many as 11 people and injuring 13, authorities said Wednesday. The incident occurred on U.S. 281 in Encino, about 55 miles north of the border town of McAllen. The van had 24 peop...

DC robbery suspects caught on camera wrestling victim to ground, beating him at gas station

August 04, 2021 at 22:16

Five suspects in the robbery and beating of a victim at a Washington D.C., gas station are being sought after the attack was captured on video. The Metropolitan Police Department released surveillance footage of the attack in hopes that the public will help...

Pennsylvania man shot and killed by police after allegedly pointing gun at cops, mother is found stabbed

August 04, 2021 at 21:46

Police in Pennsylvania shot and killed a 22-year-old man shortly before midnight on Tuesday after he allegedly pointed a gun at officers who were responding to a report of a stabbing and found the man's mother with multiple wounds, according to Montgomery C...

Border Patrol sees unprecedented number of Brazilians crossing US-Mexico border

August 04, 2021 at 21:32

U.S. Border Patrol says agents have apprehended an unprecedented number of Brazilian nationals illegally crossing the U.S. border at the San Diego Sector in California this year. According to USBP, SDC agents have apprehended more than 7,300 Brazilian natio...

USS Bonhomme Richard fire suspect hated Navy, dropped out of SEAL training, documents say

August 04, 2021 at 21:21

The Navy has not publicly identified Mays as the sailor accused of setting the blaze. One sailor said he saw a "light-skin male" in clean overalls and a facemask carrying a bucket of water to the "Lower V" but didn’t recognize the person. In another intervi...

At least 4 New York district attorneys have requested materials from state's investigation into Cuomo

August 04, 2021 at 21:19

Washington (CNN) At least four district attorneys offices in New York have requested additional investigative information from the state's probe into sexual harassment allegations against Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, saying they need the materials to deter...

Hot, gusty weather could mean explosive fire growth in West

August 04, 2021 at 20:59

California’s largest wildfire continued to grow Wednesday as thousands of firefighters prepared for a tougher fight as dangerous weather returns. A red flag warning was issued through Thursday because of hot, bone-dry conditions with winds up to 40 mph (64...

Tennessee nursing assistant beat 90-year-old mother with Alzheimer's: report

August 04, 2021 at 20:32

Memphis police arrested a nursing assistant Tuesday after she allegedly beat a 90-year-old patient with Alzheimer's in 2017, according to local reports. Veronica Stewart, 40, was initially charged in 2017 with three counts of aggravated assault, according t...

COVID-19 vaccine mandated in New York: Here's what residents are saying

August 04, 2021 at 19:49

New Yorkers who spoke to Fox News were split on whether they supported a vaccine mandate that Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. "I think mandated is too strong. I think it should be more voluntary and suggested rather than mandated," Jim, a New York r...

National Parks Service to offer fee-free days in August

August 04, 2021 at 19:22

In recognition of "Great American Outdoors Day," the Department of the Interior is waiving entrance fees Wednesday at all fee-collecting public lands managed by the department. FIREFIGHTER FILMS BEAR DRAGGING DEER ACROSS ROAD IN PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL FOREST...

Arizona biology teacher sues district over student mask mandate

August 04, 2021 at 19:01

An Arizona high school biology teacher has filed a lawsuit against the Phoenix Union High School District arguing that its mask mandate goes against a new state law. "No school district is above the law," Alexander Kolodin, Hester’s attorney, told The Arizo...

Biden admin is 'intimately involved' with critical race theory, former Trump official says

August 04, 2021 at 18:54

A probe into the Biden administration will reveal that government officials "are intimately involved with critical race theory" and the ideology's advocates, a former top Trump administration official told Fox News in an exclusive interview. Russ Vought, th...