Mia Montes, who was in the second year of a four- to eight-year sentence related to several drug charges, did not return to the facility this month after leaving her off-grounds worksite.
Vermont is ending its pandemic-related emergency housing in hotels and motels for some of the homeless population because the program is not sustainable, hotel capacity is shrinking and it was never meant to be a permanent solution, said Human Services Secretary Mike Smith on Tuesday.
A fire tore through a massive Outer Banks home on Father's Day, leaving dozens displaced in the popular tourist destination, officials said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — In another victory for religious groups at the Supreme Court, the justices on Thursday unanimously sided with a Catholic foster care agency that says its religious views prevent it from working with same-sex couples. The court said the city of Philadelphia wrongly limited its relationship with the group as a result of the agency's policy.
Justice Samuel Alito called it a “wisp” of a decision — a Supreme Court ruling Thursday that favored Catholic Social Services in Philadelphia but was far from the constitutional gale wind that would have reshaped how courts interpret religious liberty under the First Amendment.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A man has died from his injuries following a mass shooting on a crowded downtown Austin street that left more than a dozen people injured, police said Sunday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Over the past 18 months, 29 prisoners have escaped from federal lockups across the U.S. — and nearly half still have not been caught. At some of the institutions, doors are left unlocked, security cameras are broken and officials sometimes don't notice an inmate is missing for hours.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The sheriff of Los Angeles County dispatched deputies Tuesday to Venice Beach to assess the homelessness problem, a day after he called out city officials for failing to adequately address the growing number of people sleeping outdoors along the famous strand.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A small Christian university outside Philadelphia shuttered its highly regarded social work program partly because school officials say the accrediting agency was attempting to impose sexuality and gender values that don't align with the university's religious mission.
“He’s a hardworking man he has three young kids and he was just out trying to make a dollar,” said Cicero Police Department Chief Jerry Chlada Jr.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — City officials in Anchorage are considering a change to its land use code that would expand where homeless shelters could be built in the city.
Armando Lerma, who did not return to the facility after his work assignment May 12, was arrested Thursday in Plymouth, the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services said in a news release.
The deaths, men between the ages of 54 and 79, happened within a three-month period, all in Lincoln, though one had been an inmate at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution.
The woman fought off her attacker and the man fled on foot, but a suspect later was apprehended by police.
The boy was found in Alleghany County.
St. Vincent has hit out at the US justice system, describing it as an “American tragedy”.
Kentrell Hollins, 27, of Omaha, was arrested Wednesday and was being held at the Lancaster County jail. Jacob Roeder and Clifford Brown now are being sought for escape, according to the Department of Correctional Services.
Police station surveillance video shows Colorado officers laughing while watching footage from the body camera. One officer said, "I love it."
Capt. Nancy Crist said the seven employers were out of the building when crews arrived. Fire crews continued to work into the afternoon to remove the layers of cardboard material to fully extinguish the fire.
Chauvin, who has been free on bail for the last several months, was handcuffed immediately after the verdicts were read and was taken into cus…
A former sheriff's deputy in Texas was taken into custody after a manhunt that began when three people were fatally shot in Austin, authorities said.
Dawnisha Leroy, 26, left the facility Thursday morning to seek employment through a job service in downtown Lincoln.