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Dead newborn with umbilical cord attached found lying on ground in vacant lot

WABC-TV(NEW YORK) — A newborn with the umbilical cord still attached has been found dead, lying on the ground in a vacant lot, police said.The discovery was made Tuesday night in Port Jervis, New York, which is about 90 miles from New York City and near where Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York intersect. At…read more »

Washington State University student found dead at off-campus frat house

MicroStockHub/iStock(PULLMAN, Wash.) — Police are investigating the death of a Washington State University student who was found dead at a fraternity house near campus.Officers arrived at the Alpha Tau Omega house in Pullman, Washington, on Tuesday morning, after receiving a call about a 19-year-old fraternity member who appeared to be “unconscious and not breathing.” Fellow…read more »

Police will not face charges in Colorado man’s death

Security footage shows the moment De’Von Bailey was shot by police officers. (ABC News)(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) — A pair of Colorado Springs police officers will not face charges in connection with the fatal shooting of a black man in August.The decision was announced by Fourth Judicial District Attorney Dan May, who said that body camera…read more »

Historic cold is ending as US thaws out over next 2 days

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Since Monday, up to 40 states from New Mexico to Maine had more than 1,000 cold records tied or broken.The National Weather Service is comparing this historic cold blast to November of 1911 — more than 100 years ago.Thusday morning, the chill is lingering around the eastern half of the country…read more »