WASHINGTON - The death rate in more than 500 top U.S. jails has risen more than 8% since the last official data was released in 2016, a Reuters investigation found, led overwhelmingly by people never convicted of their alleged crime.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — A first-year student at Syracuse University from New Hampshire has died after colliding with a trolley near the university, according to an email from the university to faculty and students.
SANFORD, Maine -- Pizza night is usually a treat for the Curtis household. With a 2-year old-daughter at home, AdriAnne Cole Curtis and her husband Jonathan Curtis make pizza every week or two at their home in Sanford.
Johnson & Johnson said on Tuesday it would take at least a few days for an independent safety panel to evaluate an unexplained illness of a study participant that led to a pause in the company's COVID-19 vaccine trial.
More retailers were warned that pizza doughs may be unsafe to sell as a man suspected of putting razor blades in dough sold at the Hannaford store in Saco, Maine, was scheduled to appear in a New Hampshire court Tuesday.
Police and town officials in Exeter are expressing their dismay after a new female officer on a speed patrol was harassed by neighbors, given the middle finger, and told that her presence would make it look like a high-crime area.
An Atlanta, Ga., man suffered multiple injuries after he fell about 20 feet while climbing the Funhouse route at Cathedral Ledge State Park in Conway on Saturday morning, Fish and Game officials said Sunday.
During the severe weather that came through northern New Hampshire Saturday night, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department rescued a New Jersey man who suffered a serious injury while hiking the Falling Waters Trail in Lincoln.
HOUSTON (Reuters) — Hurricane Delta raked across the Gulf of Mexico, halting most of the region’s offshore oil output on Thursday after energy companies shut down wells, pulled staff from offshore platforms and began securing coastal processing plants.
Following the horrific killing of George Floyd earlier this year in Minneapolis, coupled with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, law enforcement officials say community policing in 2020 is more critical than ever.
Members of the Manchester fire department will not participate in a traditional firefighter “walk-through” Wednesday for an assistant fire chief reported missing and found dead last week, “given the circumstances” of his death, according to a memo from department officials.