WESTBURY, N.Y. (CBS/WCBS/AP) Police say a man carrying a hunting knife crept up behind an 8-year-old boy playing a video game in a Long Island Dave and Buster's restaurant and plunged a 4-inch blade into his back five times.
The boy suffered a punctured lung in the assault just before 8:30 p.m. Friday in a Westbury, N.Y. shopping mall.
ROSLYN, Wash. (CBS/AP) Officers expected the revelers to flee when they arrived at a house party in a small central Washington town.
But they didn't expect the chaos they found inside after kicking down the door because no one responded, police said. Unconscious and semi-unconscious party-goers were scattered throughout the home.Continue »
Zahra's stepmother, Elisa Baker, who is reportedly the last person to see Zahra, was arrested early Sunday on "unrelated charges."Continue »
NEW YORK (CBS/AP) According to the website Deadspin, Jenn Sterger wasn't the only woman who received inappropriate and unsolicited text messages from Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre.
The sports blog reports that Favre also pursued two team massage therapists while he was playing for the New York Jets.Continue »
GASTON COUNTY, N.C. (CBS/WBTV) Neal Cassada, Jr., one of two men accused in the strangling death of Ira Yarmolenko, a University of North Carolina at Charlotte student, died just hours prior to the start of his murder trial in Gaston County, say reports.
Cassada, 55, was scheduled to appear in court Monday for the 2008 murder of 20-year-old Yarmolenko, whose body was found next to her car on the shores of the Catawba River in Mount Holly, about three hours from the state's capital.Continue »
NEW YORK (CBS/WCBS/AP) Eight of the nine suspects in a brutal Bronx gang assault were arraigned on Sunday, making their first court appearance.
The gang members used an anti-gay slur to ask two teen boys and a 30-year-old man about their sexuality, before brutally torturing and beating them last week in a working-class Bronx neighborhood, authorities said in court.Continue »