(NEW YORK) -- A federal judge has denied bail to accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein.Judge Richard Berman made the decision over the objections of defense attorneys who had argued that the wealthy financier was a “disciplined”...

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(NEW YORK) -- Two workers were injured and nearby residents were temporarily placed under a shelter-in-place order after a fire caused a chemical reaction at the Diamond Chemical Co., according to New Jersey authorities.Rutherford police anno...

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(STONE COUNTY, Ark.) -- An Arkansas sheriff’s deputy was killed Thursday morning in a shooting that left one other person wounded and the suspected killer dead, police said.Mike Stephens, 56, was identified as the Stone County Sheriff's...

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(PHILADELPHIA) -- The Philadelphia police commissioner has suspended 17 officers for 30 days and is moving to fire 14 of them over disturbing social media posts.Police Commissioner Richard Ross made the announcement during a news conference T...

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(ODESSA, Texas) -- A 15-year-old boy in Odessa, Texas, was arrested and charged after he was caught on supermarket surveillance footage spitting into an Arizona tea bottle then putting it back on the shelf.Odessa police were dispatched Monday...

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(HONOLULU) -- After a dramatic rescue in Hawaii's high surf, ocean safety officials on the island have doubled down on the importance of adhering to posted warnings.A married couple from Oklahoma on vacation in Oahu allegedly ignored warnings...

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(NEW YORK) -- More than 200 damaging storms were reported on Wednesday, with most of those in the Midwest or along the Interstate 95 corridor.In Connecticut, lightning struck a tree, knocking a branch onto a car and killing a 21-year-old man...

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(FAIRFIELD, Conn.) -- A young man was killed in Connecticut amid stormy weather Wednesday evening when a large tree branch that was struck by lightning fell on his car, authorities said. Jarrod Marotto, 21, was driving along a residential str...

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(NEW YORK) -- A former IT contractor for Jeffrey Epstein who said that he ended their business relationship over personal concerns about gaggles of apparently unsupervised young women on the embattled financier's private island told ABC News that his...

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(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- Police in Puerto Rico deployed tear gas near the governor's mansion in San Juan late Wednesday after someone on the protesters' side tossed fireworks nearby.There were no immediate reports of serious injuries or dea...

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(NEW YORK) -- The Marine Corps will consider extending maternity leave to up to one full year, in what would amount to a significant policy change for the service.In his planning guide to the force, Marine Corps Commandant Gen. David Berger c...

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(MINNEAPOLIS) -- A Minnesota truck driver was allegedly watching pornographic videos on his cellphone just moments before he caused a deadly highway crash, prosecutors said.Semi-truck driver Tate Doom, 47, was charged with criminal vehicular...

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(LOS ANGELES) -- A veteran Los Angeles Police Department officer was arrested on multiple sexual assault charges after DNA from one case allegedly linked him to a different cold case from 2015, authorities said Wednesday. Officer William Rodr...

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(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) -- Residents in West Virginia are using wasp spray as an alternative form of methamphetamine, according to officials.West Virginia State Police called the use of wasp spray a “cheap fix” for the drug. &...

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