A truck driver fell asleep at the wheel around 2 a.m., hitting a concrete barrier and wrecking the tractor-trailer he was driving, reports WBTV. The driver was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.
During a single week in April, four toddlers shot and killed themselves, and a mother was killed by her 2-year-old. It was a brutal stretch, even by the standards of researchers who track these shootings.
A prominent Egyptian rights lawyer who had raised a legal suit against the president's decision to hand two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia was arrested early on Friday and ordered held in custody for 15 days, pending investigation into a list of allegations, including plotting a coup.
A federal judge in San Diego said he wanted a trial by the middle of this year in a lawsuit against Donald Trump over the now defunct Trump University. That was before the real estate mogul appeared headed for the Republican presidential nomination.
An Algerian man who was accused of being part of a group that groped a woman in Cologne on New Year's Eve was cleared Friday of attempted sexual assault, though he was convicted of handling stolen goods.
Colombian authorities have arrested a prominent Panama businessman sought by the United States and dismantled an empire of businesses that the U.S. says were part of a top worldwide money-laundering organization for drug traffickers.
Global stocks fell Friday after the U.S. jobs report showed hiring fell in April to its slowest pace in seven months — a sign of weaker growth that could delay the Federal Reserve's next interest rate hike.
In March 2011, Brandon Bethea died in the Harnett County jail after being shot three times with a Taser by detention officer John Clark. A state medical examiner ruled Bethea's death a homicide, but no one has been punished. This edited version, derived from more than an hour of videos from two county surveillance cameras, shows Bethea, still in leg shackles, backing into the corner of a padded cell when Clark fired. Harnett County Detention Center
Death by Taser in a padded cell caught on camera
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Grizzly bear released after being captured for killing chickens in Montana
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