World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 3, 2015
The Los Angeles police chief defended on Monday officers who fatally shot a man in the Skid Row homeless district, saying the victim had tried to grab one of their guns.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 2, 2015
Los Angeles police officers fatally shot a homeless man on Sunday in an incident that was caught on video and posted online, local media reported.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday February 1, 2015
A Guatemalan man who remained at Newark Liberty International Airport after missing two flights faced numerous charges Saturday for allegedly beating a homeless man with a chair as the man was sleeping.
Offbeat | Trinaa Prasad | Monday December 29, 2014
He gave her 3 pounds, she raised over 32k for him!
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 17, 2014
A British student has raised thousands of pounds for a "homeless hero" who offered her his last few coins to get home at night after she lost her bank card.
Chennai News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday October 13, 2014
Two women and a man sleeping on a pavement in Chennai were killed when a taxi ran them over at around midnight on Sunday.
Wednesday October 8, 2014
Jesse Helt, a homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), was sentenced to jail for six months
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 27, 2014
The security system at one of London's leading museums is under the scanner after a homeless Indian-origin man fell asleep within its premises.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 12, 2014
An Indian-origin man in US has pleaded guilty to beating another homeless Indian to death after he made disparaging remarks about his sister and faces 11 years in prison.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Wednesday September 3, 2014
A true act of generosity is when you share something you need with someone who needs it more than you do.
World News | Reuters | Saturday August 30, 2014
A 22-year-old Arizona man calling himself "Dark Lord" has been arrested for allegedly burning a Bible and urinating on it outside a Christian-oriented homeless shelter in northern Arizona, police said on Friday.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Thursday August 14, 2014
You may have seen and heard of many transformation stories but none compare with these.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Sunday July 27, 2014
Have you ever stopped to wonder what it takes to make an overlooked and neglected person feel noticed? Here's someone who did.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday June 28, 2014
A homeless ex-convict has been formally charged with beating a Catholic priest with a metal rod and fatally shooting another clergyman two weeks ago during a burglary at a US church.
Chandni | Monday June 23, 2014
A homeless man has been ordered to undergo psychological treatment after pleading no contest to stalking Selena Gomez.
Offbeat | Trinaa Prasad | Thursday May 1, 2014
We live in times when more often than not, the streets are lined by faces instead of trees. These faces observe us quietly as we rush past, lost in our own bubble of worries. Faces crisscrossed by the vagaries of living on the roads and of living und...
World News | Associated Press | Thursday March 20, 2014
A mentally ill homeless veteran who died behind bars last month "basically baked to death" in a jail cell that overheated to more than 100 degrees Fahrenheit (37 Celsius), a New York City official tells The Associated Press.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday January 13, 2014
The 17-year hunt for her kidnapped son cost Ye Jinxiu her marriage, home and family. And when she found her boy, now a grown man and stranger, he wanted nothing to do with her.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Friday November 29, 2013
Members of a Mormon congregation in the U.S. encountered someone they thought was a homeless man at church on Sunday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 15, 2013
A young homeless man who claimed he heard voices in his head killed a 90-year-old villager in southern France and then ate his tongue and heart, officials said on Friday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 2, 2013
A mentally disturbed US homeless man slashed and stabbed five people with a pair of scissors in a New York park on Tuesday, one of them a one-year-old child, police said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday September 20, 2013
Honesty has - quite literally - paid off for a US homeless man who turned in a $42,000 find: a bid to raise money for him passed the $100,000 mark on Thursday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 16, 2013
A homeless man in the US returned a lost backpack, containing USD 2,400 cash and USD 39,500 in cheques, to the police.
World News | Associated Press | Friday June 14, 2013
A man who has been giving free haircuts to the homeless in exchange for hugs for 25 years has been kicked out of a park by city health officials.