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Grandmother Makes Harrowing 911 Call During Bear Attack

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.19.2016 | Weird News

A Maryland grandmother managed to make a 911 call as a 200-pound black bear mauled her. Karen Osborne quietly pleaded with a Frederick County 911 oper...

'Blood Everywhere': Brutal Slaying Of Parents Unsettles Veteran Cop

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 01.12.2016 | Crime

Police in Denton, Texas, have released chilling details in the case of a man who allegedly called police and confessed to killing his parents. Denton...

Listen To Chilling Audio Of A Boy Calling 911 During A Robbery

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 08.05.2015 | Crime

Ever leave your kids home alone? This audio of a terrified 12-year-old boy calling 911 during a break-in will chill your soul. The unnamed boy was ho...

IMPORTANT: Please Don't Call 911 To Find Out What's On TV

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.14.2015 | Crime

If you want to know what's on TV tonight, there are plenty of places to look. You can even search the channel listings right here at HuffPost TV. ...

Dispatcher Mom Responds To 911 Call For Her Own Choking Son, Remains Calm Under Pressure

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.11.2014 | Good News

Every day, 911 dispatchers field urgent calls from life-or-death situations and help save lives. When this Marysville, California, dispatcher received...

David Lohr

LISTEN: Chilling 911 Call Released In 'Slenderman' Stabbing Case | David Lohr | Posted 06.04.2014 | Crime

Wisconsin police have released audio of the 911 call placed after the alleged stabbing of a 12-year-old girl by two young friends who police say were ...

911 Call Heard In Franklin Byrd Murder Trial

David Lohr | Posted 10.03.2013 | Crime

A haunting 911 emergency call by Leslie Byrd as she was bleeding to death in her home was played for an Illinois jury Wednesday during the close of he...

911 Dispatcher Laughs When Man Says His Girlfriend Is On Fire

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.03.2013 | Crime

A 911 operator in Arizona is making headlines after she laughed when a man called to report that his girl had caught on fire. Lalo Delgado and his...

Doug's Dozen: George Zimmerman's 12 Excuses for That Domestic Incident

Doug Molitor | Posted 11.10.2013 | Comedy
Doug Molitor

George Zimmerman is temporarily detained after his estranged wife calls 911, saying George threatened her and her father with a gun, punched the father in the nose, and smashed her iPad. But he has an explanation.

David Lohr

Teen Watched Rob Zombie's 'Halloween' A Lot Before Killing Mom, Sister (READ FULL CONFESSION) | David Lohr | Posted 01.25.2013 | Crime

A judge in Texas has released a teenage murder suspect's confession, in which he says the 2007 film "Halloween," by heavy metal musician and film dire...

Off-Duty 911 Operator Helps Cops Bust Gun-Toting Teen

DNAinfo | Posted 01.23.2013 | New York

RICHMOND TERRACE — An off-duty NYPD 911 operator found herself on the wrong side of an emergency Wednesday when she spotted a gun-toting teen on a S...

10-Year-Old Girl Home Alone During Break-In Foils Burglars

Posted 10.24.2012 | Good News

It may not have been as dramatic or funny as the movie, but the story of a 10-year-old girl who was home alone when burglars broke in does have a happ...

LISTEN: Man Mistakes The Moon For UFO, Call Police

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 12.28.2011 | Weird News

A Hertfordshire, U.K. man must be feeling pretty embarrassed after making an emergency call to report a mysterious flying object, which turned out to ...

LISTEN: Shooter Tells 911 Dispatcher: I'm Ready To Die

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 12.18.2011 | Crime

NEWARK, N.J. -- A New Jersey man shot dead by police matter-of-factly told a 911 dispatcher that he killed someone and was ready to shoot any police o...

Ben Muessig

Cops: Man 'Pocket-Dials' Police While Discussing Drug Deal | Ben Muessig | Posted 07.19.2012 | Weird News

A word of warning to would-be drug dealers: If you forget to lock your cell phone you might get locked up. Police in Hall County, Ga. say they have...

Terrifying 911 Call Made By 7-Year-Old Boy During Home Invasion (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Police are hailing a 7-year-old boy for saving his family while three armed men invaded his home and threatened his parents. The boy hid in the bathr...

10-Year-Old Boy Kills Father, Calls 911 To Confess: Cops (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CNN's Nancy Grace reports on the tragic story of the New Mexico boy, 11, who made a frantic 911 call to report that he had shot his father in the back...

Richmond Gang Rape 911 Caller Speaks: Margarita Vargas Heard About Attack, Reported It

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A 15-year-old girl who was raped, robbed and beaten by multiple attackers outside of her high school homecoming dance was found by police after 18-yea...

Howard Stewart, CT Man, Pleads Not Guilty To Burning Girlfriend

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Connecticut man has pleaded not guilty to charges he set his girlfriend on fire and tried to set her 12-year-old daughter ablaz...

Mike Bowes, 911 Operator, Gets Emergency Call About Fire At HIS House (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

911 operator Mike Bowes was given the shock of his life when he received an emergency call about a house on fire. It turned out to be his house. Bow...

Man Calls 911 To Woo Drunk Woman

Naperville Sun | Bill Bird | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

James A. Rush was so smitten with a woman he met last week in a Naperville bar that he called in a phony 911 report of gunfire on the city's far north...

In Defense of "Octomom?"

Romi Lassally | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Romi Lassally

While Nadya has put herself in the middle of a media circus and earned the unfortunate title of "Octomom," the emotions she expressed in that frantic 911 call could have been those of everymom.