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Video Shows NYC Cop Punch Man Resisting Arrest

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 10:41pm
The police department said it is investigating the video, but the Commissioner Bill Bratton said "you have no right ... to resist arrest."









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911 Callers Waited While Dallas Cops Studied for a Test

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 9:40pm
Three on-duty police officers studied for a promotion test for three hours while nearby crime victims waited as long as 63 minutes for help.









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U.S. Averages a Mass Killing Every Two Weeks, Study Finds

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 9:30pm
Police have said so for years and now scientists have measured the effect: Mass shootings and school attacks do inspire copycats.









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Black Hole 'Wakes Up' After Napping for 26 Years

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:59pm
After taking a 26-year nap, a waking black hole released a burst of X-rays that lit up observatories on June 15 — and it's still making a ruckus.









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These Seafaring Spiders Are Built for Water Landings

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:44pm
Airborne spiders dropping into a lake or sea aren't sunk, new research shows: In fact, they seem to take to water like old salts.









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A is for Adiós: María Exits 'Sesame Street' After 44 Years

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:52pm
Though she's more accustomed to hearing "Can You Tell Me How To Get to Sesame Street?









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Timeline: BP Settlement Ends 5-Year Legal Saga

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:41pm
Everything that's happened between the April 20, 2010, rig explosion and Thursday's mammoth settlement.









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Dress Rehearsal? Navy Yard Scare Reflects July 4 Fears

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:36pm
As July 4 looms, law enforcement is on alert amid concerns about a heightened threat of attacks by ISIS and supporters of the terrorist group.









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The Internet Is Officially Too Big as IP Addresses Run Out

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:18pm
The Internet as we know it has officially gotten too big for its britches after the group that assigns addresses in North America ran out of numbers.









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Redesigned Bubble Wrap to Lose Signature Sound

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:04pm
Sealed Air Corp., the company behind Bubble Wrap, has a new version coming out that may become popular with shippers









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What We Now Know About Escapee's Final Moments

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 6:45pm
The Border Patrol statement was the first official confirmation that Richard Matt pointed a weapon at officers before he was shot.









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Man Charged With Murder After Couple Found Buried

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 6:11pm
Michael and Tina Careccia were killed at a home after some kind of disagreement, and then buried in a grave in Maricopa, authorities said.









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Church Shooter's Sister Ends Crowdfunds for Honeymoon

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 5:56pm
The sister of accused Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof launched a campaign to raise money to cover the costs of her abandoned wedding.









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Prominent ISIS Leader Killed in Coalition Airstrike, U.S. Says

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 4:31pm
Tariq al-Harzi — one of the first terrorists to join ISIS and a major fundraiser for the group — was the target of a $3 million U.S. reward.









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Bernie Sanders Announces $15 Million Fundraising Haul

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:52pm
The Bernie Sanders campaign has raised $15 million since April 30, with a total of about 250,000 donors.









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Flight Diverted to Ohio After Passenger Makes Threats

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:36pm
The D.C.-bound plane departed from St. Louis and was diverted after a passenger made a threat on board.









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Scientists Excited About This New AIDS Vaccine

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 2:52pm
"I think it is quite promising," said Mitchell Warren of the HIV vaccine and treatment advocacy group AVAC.









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Europe Seeks Relief as Temperatures Soar

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 2:34pm
A host of European countries were hit by a heat wave that sent temperatures into triple digits. Despite the dangerous heat, people found ways to enjoy the weather.









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