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'Most humiliating experience of my life:' Black North Carolina man who was handcuff and removed from his home after false burglar alarm

(RALEIGH, N.C.) --  An African-American homeowner says he endured the "most humiliating experience of my life" when white police officers answered a false burglar alarm at his North Carolina home and ended up placing him in handcuffs at gunpoint and walking him to a police car in just his underwear…... Read More

Florida 'stand your ground' shooter found guilty of manslaughter

(CLEARWATER, Fla.) -- The man accused of shooting a Florida father in front of his family in an argument over a handicap parking space outside a convenience store has been found guilty of manslaughter.Michael Drejka had argued he acted in self-defense, and initially invoked the controversial "stand your ground" law…... Read More

Homeless man who was given shoes by a jogger in viral photo now has a job offer

(NEW YORK) -- A homeless man in New York City who was given a pair of shoes by a stranger passing by him while jogging earlier this week has now been offered a job and a second chance.A Twitter account by the name of @NYorNothing posted a video on Sunday…... Read More

Girl returns rock she stole from Great Smoky Mountains National Park

(SWAIN COUNTY, N.C.) -- Park rangers at Great Smoky Mountains National Park received an unexpected hand-written letter with a heart-shaped rock from a former visitor.Rangers Jessie Snow and Allison Bate, who shared the story on the park's Facebook page, told ABC News they knew "right away this would be a…... Read More

CBP seizes over 52,000 gun parts from China at California port

(LOS ANGELES) -- California Border Patrol at the Los Angeles/Long Beach Seaport intercepted and seized over 52,000 illegal gun parts from China.U.S. Customs and Border protection announced Thursday that they seized a total of $378,225 worth of firearms parts in violation if the Chinese Arms Embargo that included sights, stocks,…... Read More

Man arrested for terrorism after sending threatening email to ABC Nashville affiliate

(NASHVILLE) -- A man has been arrested after allegedly sending a rambling email to one of ABC News' affiliate stations in Tennessee, threatening to go to the "state capital to blow someone's brains out."ABC Nashville affiliate WKRN-TV received a threatening email on Wednesday, authorities said, allegedly from Nathan Semans, who…... Read More

12-year-old boy jumps out of moving truck to escape suspected kidnapper, police say

(BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.) -- A 12-year-old boy dove from a moving vehicle to escape a suspected kidnapper in South Florida, police say.The child was treated for abrasions to his forehead, arms and hands, while the suspect, 26-year-old Timothy Miller of West Palm Beach, was arrested on charges of kidnapping under…... Read More

Teen sentenced to life for fatally running over Baltimore County officer

(BALTIMORE) -- A Baltimore teenager was sentenced to life in prison for running over a police officer with a stolen Jeep and fleeing the scene.Dawnta Harris, 17, was convicted of felony murder in the death of Baltimore County Police Department Officer Amy Caprio, who was fatally struck in May 2018…... Read More

2 alleged shooting threats at separate Florida schools end in arrests on same day

(TAMPA, Fla.) -- Two Florida students in separate parts of the state were arrested Thursday after they allegedly posted school shooting threats online.In Broward County -- the same district as the 2018 Parkland school shooting where 17 were killed -- an officer said he learned Wednesday night from the school…... Read More

Woman arrested for allegedly killing her baby, teen daughter: Police

(ONTARIO, Calif.) -- A California mom has been arrested for allegedly killing her 4-month-old daughter and 14-year-old daughter, authorities said Thursday.Linda Nguyen, 47, was arrested for the deaths of her two children, who were found Tuesday in their garage in Ontario, about 40 miles east of Los Angeles, according to…... Read More

'One of the largest cases of its kind': Feds indict 80 people in $6 million fraud, money laundering scheme

(LOS ANGELES) -- U.S. federal prosecutors have announced a 252-count indictment charging 80 people, mostly Nigerian nationals, with being part of a widespread conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through a variety of scams and then launder the money.The federal grand jury indictment was unsealed Thursday after authorities arrested 14…... Read More