Homeowner calls 911 on suspected burglar that turned out to be vacuum

At least their house was clean.A North Carolina homeowner called police claiming an intruder was inside his house in the middle of the night, a published report said.The red-faced homeowners were a bit hasty in their assessment, however, when the suspected burglar turned out to be a rogue robot vacuum cleaner, USA Today reported.'BURGLARY SUSPECT' TRIGGERING EMERGENCY CALL WAS ROOMBA TRAPPED IN BATHROOM, COPS SAYDuring the holidays, Thomas Milam and

Molotov cocktails thrown at Texas sergeant’s home and car, investigators say

A sergeant with the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office in Texas was twice targeted this week with Molotov cocktails thrown at his property, investigators said.The first attack unfolded Monday night at the sergeant’s home in a neighborhood just west of Houston, the sheriff’s office wrote in a news release. Somebody hurled a Molotov cocktail at the sergeant’s house and struck a window. A sergeant with the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office

Small plane crashes into Maryland house, killing pilot

A small plane crashed in the Maryland suburbs of the nation’s capital Sunday, killing the pilot, according to investigators.The crash unfolded in the neighborhood of Lanham in the northeastern section of suburbs near Washington, D.C., shortly before 3 p.m.The plane struck a home’s carport before it broke into many pieces on the ground, said Mark Brady, a spokesman for Prince George’s County fire and emergency services.CARLEY MCCORD, LOUISIANA SPORTS REPORTER, MOURNED BY

Indiana family dog stabbed on Christmas morning as suspected burglar tries to break into home

The magic of Christmas morning was seemingly ruined for an Indiana family last Wednesday after a man apparently tried to break into their garage — and stabbed their pet dog in the process.The Gray family, of the Indianapolis area, claims the man was on their property when their son took their dog, named Skee, outside to eat. But the suspect stabbed the pup in the neck — and her loved ones believe she

Florida deputies nab fugitive carjacking suspect as he’s livestreaming on Instagram

Florida deputies say they apprehended a fugitive carjacking suspect as he was livestreaming on Instagram.Kevin Gaines, 20, was captured at his home Thursday night after six weeks on the lam, the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said.Deputies released body cam video showing them watching Gaines' live on Instagram, Fox 35 Orlando reported Saturday.FLORIDA SHERIFF RAPS AMAZON IN PORCH PIRATE CASE INVOLVING ONE OF ITS DRIVERS Mugshot for Kevin Gaines Jr., 20, of

New York City mugging victim, 60, dies 3 days after brutal Christmas Eve beating over $1

A 60-year-old New York City man died in a hospital Friday, three days after unidentified suspect brutally beat him, demanding money while he walked down a Bronx street early Christmas Eve morning,  police said Saturday.Six muggers punched, kicked and stomped on Juan Fresnada as he tried to keep his partner, Byron Caceres, 29, safe from the attackers who robbed him of $1, ABC News reported.“My husband tried to defend me,” Caceres told The

Florida veteran gets dying wish to make a snow angel

Vietnam veteran and Florida resident Albert Septien achieved his dying wish of making a snow angel after he was diagnosed with stage four melanoma, following his exposure to Agent Orange during his service in the Army.Septien's cousin, Joe Maestre, asked him what he wanted for Christmas this year following his cancer diagnosis. When Septien said he wanted to make a snow angel, Maestre said: "Well, you got it."On Christmas Eve in Tampa, crews worked

New York synagogue stabbing attack results in several injuries: reports

A stabbing attack Saturday night at a synagogue in a suburb north of New York City has left several people injured, according to reports.Video posted on social media from Monsey – a town of about 18,000 residents about 35 miles north of New York City – shows emergency responders rushing victims to ambulances, surrounded by the flashing red lights of numerous emergency vehicles.CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPSteve

Indiana woman arrested after son, 5, found inside running washing machine, report says

An Indiana woman has been arrested on a child neglect charge, accused of locking her 5-year-old son in a running washing machine.Doctors found the boy slipping in and out of consciousness when he arrived at a hospital in wet underwear with his father on Aug. 16, when the incident took place, Fox 59 Indianapolis reported, citing court documents.The doctors also said the boy had sustained bruises and scratches to his upper body,

Texas TV cameraman captures dramatic video of tractor-trailer crash

A Texas TV station news cameraman recorded a harrowing crash involving a tractor-trailer as he was shooting a live shot from the fog-shrouded scene.Caleb Holder was filming a pileup on Highway 84 in Lubbock County Friday afternoon for KCBD-TV when the tractor-trailer came crashing into the picture after it jackknifed and rolled on its side.The careening truck struck a Texas trooper and pinned a man in a pickup, sending both