British navy group: Hijackers have left vessel off UAE coast

FUJAIRAH, United Arab Emirates — The hijackers who seized a vessel off the coast of the United Arab Emirates in the Gulf of Oman left the targeted ship on Wednesday, the British navy reported, without elaborating. The British military’s United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations reported that the incident, which it had described as a “potential […]

Police seek clues after woman and dog killed in Atlanta park

ATLANTA — Investigators sought video from homes and businesses near a popular Atlanta park as divers searched a pond in their quest to solve the stabbing death of a parkgoer who was walking her dog. Katherine Janness, 40, was found dead in Piedmont Park around 1 a.m. Wednesday. Police say her dog was also killed. […]

Milwaukee man who killed 5 family members gets 205 years

MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee man has been sentenced to 205 years in prison for fatally shooting five members of his family and he offered no explanation for his actions, saying that he must have a lot of hate. Before receiving his sentence Tuesday, Christopher Stokes told the judge in Milwaukee County Circuit Court that he […]

Police: Armed person stole ambulance with patient inside

HOUSTON — An armed suspect stole an ambulance early Friday while a patient and a firefighter were inside, Houston police said. The suspect is accused of running the ambulance off the road, the department said in a series of tweets. Then, a firefighter behind the wheel was forced out of the ambulance at gunpoint and […]

Illegal immigrants bring crime, death surge to rural Texas community

Texas ranchers struggle with break-in’s at border homes Just miles from El Paso lies Hudspeth County, a sparsely populated ranching community that’s faced an unprecedented flood of migrants since October, and with them, an influx of crime and death, residents and law enforcement told Fox News. Two ranchers, along with a detained illegal immigrant, spoke […]

Man charged with causing disturbance on LA-Miami flight

MIAMI — A California man faces a federal charge following a disturbance on a flight from Los Angeles to Miami last week. Anthony Kevin Trujillo, 27, made his first appearance Wednesday in Miami federal court, according to court records. He was charged earlier this week with interfering with flight crew members and attendants. If convicted, […]

Survivors of newspaper attack testify at gunman's trial

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Survivors of a mass shooting at a Maryland newspaper described the terror of hiding for their lives under desks in their newsroom during testimony Friday at the gunman’s trial to determine whether he is criminally responsible due to insanity. The sight of a shot colleague, the near miss of a shotgun blast, […]