A suspected case of Saudi Arabia helping one of its citizens escape the U.S. after getting charged with a serious crime is reportedly not a one-time occurrence.
 
Two teenage boys were rescued from a squalid Florida mobile home – one of whom had been held captive and repeatedly asexually abused by four men for nearly a year – and six men and a woman were arrested on human trafficking charges, authorities revealed Monday.
 
A U.S. federal narcotics agent known for his expensive tastes and high-profile drug seizures has been implicated in a multimillion-dollar money-laundering conspiracy that involved the very cartel criminals he was charged with fighting in Colombia.
 
Dozens of dogs were killed after a fire erupted at a Chicago-area kennel on Monday morning.
 
The Colorado home of Chris Watts, who was sentenced in November for killing his pregnant wife and two children, will be put up for auction later this year.
 
On Jan. 15, 2009, 150 passengers and three flight attendants aboard Flight 1549 placed their trust on Capt. Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger to get them to safety. On Tuesday, 10 years after surviving the crash dubbed the “Miracle on the Hudson,” they’re still in disbelief they left the plane that day unscathed.
 
Advocates push to ban solitary confinement nationally amongst underage inmates.
 
Authorities launched a dragnet for a driver who was captured on surveillance video mowing down a New York gas station manager and fleeing the scene without paying $22 worth of fuel.  
 
 

Maryland coast rattled by 4.7-magnitude earthquake: USGS

A 4.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Maryland Tuesday evening, officials said.
 
She called police, but didn’t get the answer she was hoping for.
 
Three children in Live Oak, Fla., died Sunday after they accidentally trapped themselves in a freezer while playing outside, the Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office announced on Monday.
 
A Texas inmate was unintentionally released Tuesday – despite being held on an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainer.
 
An art exhibit near the World Trade Center in New York will be removed after it received backlash for the inclusion of the Saudi Arabian flag near the 9/11 memorial site.
 
A court witness in the ongoing trial of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman testified Tuesday that former Mexican Enrique Peña Nieto was allegedly paid a multi-million bribe by the cartel boss.
 
A Texas woman was arrested this week after police say she allegedly shot and killed her boyfriend last month while posing for a Snapchat.
 
A man who donated a hefty sum to a church school in Kansas is suing to get his money back after one of its founders was charged for allegedly touching children.
 
Police in Texas are searching for a mother who they say disappeared earlier this month after leaving a co-worker's house in Ennis.
 
A Florida woman, who was fatally shot on Monday, was “blamed” by her son-in-law for problems in his marriage, according to authorities.
 

Dallas father fatally stabs son, 3, injures wife: police

A Dallas father on Saturday fatally stabbed his 3-year-old son and wounded his wife before she managed to flee the apartment with the couple’s uninjured 7-year-old daughter, police said.
 
A mother in Kentucky was arrested Sunday after allegedly driving drunk with her son in the car as some sort of lesson, according to police.
 
A California man was arrested Friday in the brutal rapes of a young girl and a woman that occurred in the 1990s and authorities used familial DNA to track down the suspect, police said Friday.
 
As it faces potentially colossal liabilities over deadly California wildfires, embattled utility Pacific Gas & Electric Co. announced Monday it will file for bankruptcy protection a day after its CEO resigned.
 
They say to “kill them with kindness” and a Florida man took that heart.