(POLK COUNTY, Fla.)A young girl who was "tortured" and shot multiple times when a former Marine sharpshooter allegedly invaded her home and killed four members of her family, including her baby brother, told investigators she survived by playing dead, authorities said on Thursday. The 11-year-old... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- David and Sabrina Jaramillo took their family to an amusement park on Saturday to celebrate their eldest son's birthday, hoping to "have a good time." But a tragic accident on a water ride left one of their children dead and another... Read More.
(ALTOONA, Iowa) -- A boy is dead and another child is in critical condition after a raft overturned on a water ride at an amusement park. The accident occurred at 7:35 p.m. local time on Saturday at Adventureland Park in Altoona, Iowa, when a boat... Read More.
(DETROIT, Mich.) — Three people, including an 11-year-old boy and his father, were sitting in a car when they were shot and injured in a violent triple shooting caught on video, Detroit police said. The boy, his father and the third passenger, a 30-year-old man,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Something was off about this one. The explosion punched a beach ball-sized hole in the wall. In a conflict in which thousand-pound bombs were so routinely used, it was comparably tiny. On May 19, Dima Asaliah's family said she was doing an... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Hundreds of police and community volunteers combed through miles of wilderness in Iowa during a weekend-long search for a missing 11-year-old boy. Xavior Harrelson was last seen on Thursday morning in Montezuma, Iowa, according to the Poweshiek County Sheriff's Office. Over 100 police... Read More.
Law and Order: SVU star Mariska Hargitay is applauding a young girl who helped authorities catch her attempted kidnapper. The praise comes after news that 11-year-old Florida resident Alyssa fought off a kidnapper who attempted to snatch her while she was at a bus stop. She was mixing slime and... Read More.
(PENSACOLA, Fla.) -- Officers have arrested a suspect in connection to an alleged attempted kidnapping that was captured in a "chilling" video, authorities said. The incident occurred around 7 a.m. Tuesday in Pensacola, Florida. According to the Escambia County Sheriff's Office, which released the... Read More.
BY: ESTHER CASTILLEJO and HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(HAMPTON, Virginia) -- Eleven-year-old Cartier Carey spent his summer at his lemonade stand in Hampton, Virginia raising money to buy diapers, wipes and other supplies for parents who needed help during the COVID-19... Read More.
BY: KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — A young Black boy from Maryland went viral for his powerful, poetic prose, which captured the heavy atmosphere of racial injustice in the United States. Like so many Americans, Josiah Wheeler -- an 11-year-old musician and... Read More.