A majority of Americans support stricter gun-control measures, including a ban on high-capacity ammunition clips, according to a poll released today following the murder of 26 people, including 20 children, in Newtown, Connecticut.
The ABC News/Washington Post survey showed 54 percent of respondents backing new limits on gun rights, with 43 percent opposed. When asked about banning ammunition clips that contain more than 10 bullets, 59 percent supported the idea, while 38 percent opposed [...]
“JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli man wielding an ax and a knife attacked and lightly wounded an Israeli security guard at the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv on Tuesday before he was apprehended at the scene, police said.
The man, in his early 40s, attacked the guard outside the embassy gates, police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said. He said the man’s motive was unknown, but political motives were not suspected and the [...]
A woman who was allegedly high on bath salts as she choked and punched her three-year-old son has died after state troopers used a Taser to subdue her.
Pamela McCarthy, 35, went into cardiac arrest after the struggle with police at her apartment in Munnsville, New York and later died in hospital.
It is just the latest incident involving bath salts, an illegal synthetic drug believed to be behind a spate of [...]
Naked Man Eating Victim’s Face Shot And Killed By Miami Police: Report
One man is dead and another hospitalized after a bizarre assault off Miami’s MacArthur Causeway reportedly forced a police officer to open fire.
City of Miami police say the incident began Saturday afternoon about 2 p.m. when an officer responded to reports of 2 men fighting in the bike path of the Biscayne Boulevard exit ramp, alongside the Miami Herald‘s [...]
Child Protective Services had several chances to remove Abdifatah Mohamud from the home
Police reported allegations of abuse to CPS, who are refusing to comment on case
Boy came to school in June 2011 with a swollen and bruised face
Coroner reported Abdifatah had been struck more than 70 times with a rolling pin
Told teachers at school he would ‘be killed’ if he performed badly in a test
A ten-year-old boy’s brutal death at [...]
GARDEN GROVE (CBS) — An Albertson’s supermarket on Harbor Boulevard was evacuated Monday after a burglary suspect fell through the ceiling to the ground near a cash register.
Police say around 9:30 p.m., a female shopper reported seeing a man’s leg descend from the ceiling before disappearing again. The customer then alerted the store’s manager, before the suspect suddenly came crashing to the ground by the checkout lane.
At least a dozen [...]
A 22-year-old Marine visiting Manhattan for the first time was struck and killed by a car while crossing 12th Avenue.
The Marine was hit just before 1:00 a.m. Thursday as he was getting out of a cab with his comrades at 12th Avenue and 49th Street.
The accident happened not far from Pier 88 where some of the ships taking part in Fleet Week are now moored. The Marine was returning [...]
Police outside the home on Farmhurst Road in Plymouth late Monday night. (Photo courtesy: David G. Curran/SatelliteNewsService.com)
PLYMOUTH (CBS) – Police are trying to figure out what happened after a gruesome incident in Plymouth late Monday night.
Officers were called to a home on Farmhurst Road around 10 p.m. for a well-being check.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Jim Smith reports
When they arrived they saw a man in the living room who then picked [...]