A Mississippi police officer was in critical condition Sunday after being shot in the face while investigating a convenience store armed robbery. More
Nearly 17 years after Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris murdered 13 people in a slaughter at Colorado’s Columbine High School, Klebold’s mother offered insight into her son’s behavior leading up to the ...
Arkansas State University in Jonesboro is locked down after armed men were reportedly seen on campus.
Seven high school basketball players have been suspended in New Mexico over allegations the boys ganged up on freshmen teammates, hitting and punching them.
A man arrested in the stabbings of his girlfriend and her three small children has pleaded not guilty to charges including murder and attempted murder.
A fire on Saturday gutted a Kentucky general store that had been listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and investigators ruled out arson as a possible cause.
An Army blimp that broke loose in Maryland last fall stayed airborne for hours because someone failed to put batteries in its automatic-deflation device, The Los Angeles Times reported Sunday.
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A fight that broke out near a 1-year-old's birthday party left a 45-year-old man dead from a gunshot wound at a family entertainment center outside Detroit, police said Saturday.
Officials say the number of students at a Pennsylvania college reporting symptoms of a stomach illness has now topped 200, but the source of the ailment remains a mystery.
Authorities say two men died over the weekend in a car crash that set off a series of collisions involving 16 cars in a foggy Central California highway.
Records show the driver of a wrong-way car that killed five in a crash including himself was jailed just over a day earlier on suspicion of drunken driving.
A quick-thinking refueling plane crew saved a fighter pilot who faced having to eject over Islamic State territory.
Justice Antonin Scalia's death deprives conservatives of a key vote that could change the outcome in some major Supreme Court cases.
The fatal police shooting of a 19-year-old man in rural Virginia is being investigated by the state police.
Searchers planned to brave record low temperatures Sunday to scour the banks of a Delaware canal for an Air Force airman last seen a week ago.
For much of the northeast United States, Valentine's Day was the coldest on record, with people bundling up for the not-so-warm embrace of teeth-chattering temperatures.
An archaeology museum in Philadelphia has moved thousands of ancient treasures offsite and is using vibration sensors to monitor delicate items still on display while an earth-shaking demolition ...
Authorities in northwest Mississippi say an officer was shot while investigating a robbery.
Police in Louisiana say a man suspected of shooting two police officers in Baton Rouge has died.
Cumberland University is launching a major national project Monday — in time for Washington's Birthday — on the papers of Martin Van Buren.
A federal trial over a $100 million investors' lawsuit against Venezuela includes allegations of fraud, hints of an international criminal conspiracy and references to diamonds, junk bonds and a ...
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday pushed Albania to enact a major package of judicial and legislative reforms, backed by U.S. money that also is intended to help the Balkan nation take in ...
The former Texas priest who has been accused of killing a schoolteacher more than 50 years ago was known in Phoenix as a tireless charity worker.
Five months after a deadly Northern California wildfire killed four and wiped out 1,300 homes, many survivors face personal and logistical hurdles that put full recovery years away, if ever, for some.