Criminal charges will not be filed against the Maryland police officer who fatally shot a man accused of threatening to hurt himself and others
Prosecutors are seeking an 18-month sentence for an alleged neo-Nazi from northern Virginia who pleaded guilty last year to weapons violations
A Mississippi man convicted in eight killings has been given the death penalty for four of the slayings
The stock market's current slide hit a big milestone Thursday
A jury has sentenced a North Texas man to death for the 2018 killings of a Dallas-area police officer and another man
Two members of a Southern California-based ministry that allegedly forced homeless people and drug addicts to panhandle, stole their welfare benefits and held them against their will have pleaded...
A drunken driver who caused a fiery California crash that killed three Las Vegas teenagers on spring break has been sentenced to 51 years to life in prison
San Francisco police have arrested a man in connection with the taunting and robbery of an elderly Asian man who was collecting recyclables near a Bayview area housing project _ an attack that wa...
A Houston-area teen is in jail after she was accused of accidentally shooting her 10-year-old nephew after making a selfie video of herself with a gun for her Instagram account
A suburban New York judge who presided over the 1995 trial of Long Island Rail Road massacre shooter, sentencing Colin Ferguson to 315 years in prison, has died
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is warning that inequality for women is growing
A judge in Idaho has overturned a federal directive to curtail environmental review and eliminate mandatory public comment periods concerning oil and gas leasing on some public lands
The U.S. Department of Education says it found systemic failures in the University of Southern California’s treatment of allegations of sexual abuse by a longtime campus gynecologist
The five men who were killed by a co-worker at a Milwaukee brewery include an electrician, a Navy veteran, a father of two small children, a fisherman and a grandfather
California power regulators slapped Pacific Gas & Electric with a $2.1 billion fine for igniting a series of deadly wildfires that landed the beleaguered utility in bankruptcy
A judge says President Donald Trump may not divert $89 million intended for a military construction project in Washington state to build his border wall
Dozens of University of Oklahoma students are staging a sit-in outside OU's administrative offices following two instances of professors using racial slurs in the classroom
Neighbors of a Milwaukee electrician who fatally shot five people at one of the nation's largest breweries before killing himself say he enjoyed building guns
Authorities say a man wanted for killing three people in a Southern California cemetery has been arrested in Wyoming
A jury has ruled that Jeremy Christian callously disregarded the lives of the three men he stabbed on a Portland light rail train, was fueled by racist and religious bigotry, poses a future dange...
State officials across the U.S. are ramping up efforts to prepare for a possible outbreak of the new coronavirus
U.S. Attorney General William Barr warned a group of Christian broadcasters that the decline of religion in America is undermining liberal democracy
A prosecutor says he has found no evidence that a federal agency asked a judge to release a police informant charged in two Detroit-area slayings who was a suspect in at least four others
The break of a water main from a plant that supplies about half of Houston left drivers stranded on a flooded freeway and forced businesses and schools to close because they had no water or low w...
The United States and key Western allies are demanding an immediate cease-fire in Syria’s last opposition stronghold in northwestern Idlib, which is facing what the U_N_ calls an “unfolding h...