Saviano played a central role in illuminating the scandal, which led to the resignation of Boston's Cardinal Bernard Law and church settlements with hundreds of victims.
A security guard protecting a Bay Area television news reporter died early Saturday morning, three days after he was shot during a robbery attempt in downtown Oakland.
A 61-year-old man was shot and killed early Sunday morning by two police officers who say he shot at them as he sat in a vehicle parked in a construction zone on I-4 in Lakeland.
Police in South Fulton said a 5-year-old girl died on Thanksgiving after a three-year-old boy shot and killed her inside an apartment.
The remains of the missing 33-year-old Wisconsin mother of four were found Saturday morning after more than two months of searching, according to the family.
Police are investigating after large groups of people stole from two Twin Cities Best Buy stores on Black Friday.
Arizona law enforcement agencies up and down the state are looking for DUI drivers during the most dangerous time of year for impaired drivers, the holiday season.
A 15-year-old is facing a capital murder charge after police said he confessed to shooting and killing his mother.
“No one should die going to a concert,” said attorney Richard Mithoff, hired by John’s parents, Chris and Nichole Hilgert.
Michaela Nelson, a specialist with the Ohio Army National Guard, has been missing for a month.
Information was supplied by law enforcement and describes recent arrests and charges. All defendants are presumed innocent.
Authorities say a former officer fatally struck a pedestrian earlier this month. And instead of stopping and calling 9-1-1, he allegedly loaded the body into his car, took it home, discussed with his mother what to do with the remains, and took it back to the scene of the incident.
A 14-year-old is facing second-degree murder charges after police say he killed Zachary Jordan Lee Brown, 18, with a kitchen knife on Friday night.
Officials say the suspect had shoplifted from a Family Dollar location near 35th Avenue and Northern on Oct. 28 at around 8:30 p.m.
Three people were treated for smoke inhalation after a fire burned a home near 51st Avenue and Thomas.
Ella Mae Begay, a 62-year-old Navajo woman, has been missing since mid-June, and her family members are still searching for answers to her disappearance.
At least one person has been injured during a shooting at the Tacoma Mall on Friday.
Teen Tyler Pudleiner was injured in the Waukesha parade attack. Now, the racing community gathering speed cards and raising funds for his recovery.
The scene has been cleared but police are searching for additional suspects.
A murder charge has been dismissed for a California divorce lawyer in the suburban Phoenix shooting death of his stepdaughter’s husband over a decade ago.