A Hawaii man was hurt by magma spatter when a 'lava bomb' from the Kilauea eruption hit his third-floor balcony. The man's leg was shattered from shin to foot. Other dangers of the eruption beyond lava flows include laze and sulfur dioxide.
A promising student-athlete, 20-year-old Chase Dennis from Keller, died while swimming with friends after his community college graduation in Coffeyville, Kansas, on May 12. Family and coaches say he could have made the Olympics.
An outgoing and 'really funny' student who blocked the door to try to prevent the gunman from entering the classroom and an exchange student who aspired to work in civil service were among the 10 people killed at a Texas high school.
Police say a man intentionally rammed a vehicle into a steak and seafood outlet in North Carolina, killing his daughter and daughter-in-law who had been seated inside the restaurant with other family members.
A man who authorities say intentionally rammed vehicle into a North Carolina restaurant busy with weekend lunch crowd, killing his daughter, another person has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder.
The opioid crisis is putting more women behind bars across the U.S. _ tearing apart families and squeezing communities that lack treatment programs and permanent solutions. In one Tenn. county jail, most female inmates have long-term addiction problems.