Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(FRESNO, Calif.) -- Accidentally butt dialing someone is embarrassing or inconsequential to most, but for two Fresno, Calif., men, their cell phone mishap landed them in jail.
The call, which went to 911, started like any other call to the police dispatcher, with the operator asking, “What is your emergency?”
Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- New York City police say a deadly shooting that took place in Greenwich Village Saturday was an anti-gay hate crime.
32-year-old Harlem resident Marc Carson and his companion were just blocks from the famous Stonewall Inn when a group approached them, making anti-gay slurs.
Police say that one member of the...
iStockphoto/Thinkstock(HEMPSTEAD, N.Y.) -- The Hofstra University junior killed during and armed home invasion of her off-campus house on Friday was accidently fatally shot by the responding officer, forensic investigators have concluded.
Police say Dalton Smith, a wanted man with a lengthy criminal history, was masked when he entered 21-year-old...
A Cuyahoga Falls man hospitalized after fire swept his apartment Friday on Prange Drive may have set the blaze .
The Summit County Medical Examiner conducted an autopsy on the body of 29-year old Gregory Hetrick Monday. Hetrick died less than a day later from burns after he was taken to the hospital.
The Medical Examiner's Office said investigators are trying to determine if Hetrick deliberately set the early morning blaze. Investigators say he bought lighter fluid just before the fire.
Three children were rescued from an adjacent apartment after being found alone in the apartment. Their mother, 27-year old Morgan Maffet was eventually charged with three counts of child endangering, after leaving two daughters, five and six years old, and a five year old niece alone in the apartment.
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