What started out as a minor traffic infraction for a 21-year-old California man turned into a brutal beating near one of Oakland’s largest homeless camps. Max Zimmer said he was coming back from a construction job on Tuesday when he took too tight of a turn on Alameda Avenue and skidded onto a curb not far from Home Depot- one of the city’s largest makeshift homeless shelters.
The fire department in Washington, D.C., launched an internal investigation Wednesday into a photo taken last year of a group of recruits flashing what some say may have been a “white power” hand gesture, which resembles the “OK” hand sign.
Twelve people were shot and five of them were killed in a total of eight separate shootings Saturday in Baltimore, according to reports.
At least 17 protesters were arrested in Utah, 16 on Sunday alone, after clashing with Salt Lake City police over the area’s homelessness problem.
Decades after implementing a ban on throwing snowballs, a Wisconsin town might soon change its antiquated law that has had people scratching their heads.
A homicide toll of nearly one killing per day, coupled with a steep decline in population in recent years, is helping Baltimore set a new mark this year for killings per capita, according to reports.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg was awarded “Three Pinocchios” – the highest bluff rating on The Washington Post’s Fact Checker scale – after claiming last week that he had “cut the black poverty rate by more than half” in South Bend, Ind., since he became mayor there in 2012.
Oracle, a major Silicon Valley tech company, will move its annual OpenWorld conference to Las Vegas next year – over concerns about San Francisco’s hotel rates and the city’s “poor street conditions,” according to reports.
The Austin City Council will vote Thursday on whether to turn area hotels into homes for the homeless.
Heidi Van Tassell was leaving a restaurant in Los Angeles when a 6’2″ homeless man pulled her out of her car and poured a bucket of hot human feces over her head.
A California woman said she was assaulted by a homeless man who pulled her out of her car, dragged her into the middle of the street and poured a buck of hot feces on her head.
A retired Los Angeles police chief is expected to be named Friday as interim leader of Chicago’s force, according to reports.
A Los Angeles firefighter received more than $360,010 in overtime last fiscal year, a city audit found Wednesday, according to a report.
Close to a thousand anti-police protesters descended on Downtown Brooklyn Friday night, blocking traffic, vandalizing a city bus and shouting obscene insults at NYPD cops.
President Trump on Friday detailed his reasons for claiming his primary residence as Florida rather than New York– partially blaming Democratic politicians for unfavorable conditions in the Empire State.
When President Trump speaks at a police gathering in Chicago next week, the city’s police superintendent reportedly plans to be elsewhere.
The eldest brother of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and a former Baltimore mayor, Thomas D’Alesandro III, died Sunday at the age of 90 due to complications from a stroke, his family said.
Fox News’ Sean Hannity asked political pundits Geraldo Rivera and Dan Bongino about “liberal cities in crisis.”
San Francisco is a city of extremes. It’s got more billionaires per capita than anywhere else in the world but it’s also got a homeless problem so severe that it rivals some third-world nations.
Organizers of a planned Straight Pride rally received some bad news from city officials in Modesto, Calif., on Friday. They will not be permitted to hold their event in a city park as planned on Aug. 24.