The daring Ohioan dug up a fortune lost in a mid-19th century storm, only to disappear when investors in his recovery project starting clamoring for their share.
One smuggler recently got busted in Hanoi for transporting three tons of illegal felines that were bound for restaurants.
Is a cop feeling threatened a good enough reason for them to open fire on a moving vehicle?
The police were called because of two kids creeping around holding guns. We still don't know what they were doing.
The Death Row Records mogul appears to have run a guy over with his truck after an argument at a Los Angeles burger joint.
The incident began at the site of the notorious concentration camp and lasted about six hours, feeding concern about resurgent anti-Semitism in Europe.
Last year a YouTube video of Andrew Kalleen getting hassled and arrested by NYPD cops got shared all over the internet, and now the busker has decided to fight City Hall.
For the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, the big game is usually marked by debauchery that can resemble a riot, and administrators are taking drastic steps to prevent that from happening again.
An ex-con became a professional criminal-justice-reform advocate thanks to a program that lets felons learn alongside students from outside prison walls.
Interviews with numerous former and current ESL teachers at public and private schools in China found that nearly every teacher had been subjected to one or many labor abuses.
Could marijuana be the solution America's vets have been waiting for, and if so, why does the federal government continue to stand in the way?
Are ferret people out of control, or were these just shitty parents?
Staff huddled in a parking lot after the shooting, which was apparently an act of vengeance by a disgruntled employee.
As New York state considers releasing sex offenders previously held in civil commitment, forensic psychiatrist Dr. Michael Welner's research on the Depravity Standard asks the public to consider how to judge the worst crimes people can commit.
The handset has become the most popular phone among dealers who don't want their movements traced.
A new study is expected to result in further cutbacks to the state's juvenile detention facilities, and could even spur lawmakers to abandon their reliance on the system entirely.
Hick's former lawyer Dan Mori has said the US admission of innocence marks "the beginning of the end" of Hicks' ordeal.
Chan's plea for clemency was rejected earlier this month. As an alleged ringleader of the Bali Nine drug smuggling ring he will now face imminent execution.
On Thursday, Sheldon Silver, who has been state assembly speaker for two decades, turned himself in to the FBI. He's charged with wire fraud, mail fraud, conspiracy, and extortion.
All of his victims survived, making it easy for cops to nab the Tomb Raider fan.
We talked to Philip Eure, the man charged with reforming the country's largest police force.
January isn't even over and we're already discussing the downside of naming a baby 'Anal'
Only after a 19-year-old discovered burn marks on her torso and Snapchat evidence the next day did she realize exactly what had happened.
Dancers I spoke with complained of unreasonably long hours and a pattern of dehumanizing behavior by management that ranged from throwing away a dancer's non-vegan food to groping and spanking.