The fourth death row inmate executed in Arkansas in eight days lurched and convulsed before he died, witnesses said, prompting critics and the man's legal team to demand an investigation Friday, ... More
Authorities in Maryland suspended the ground search for escaped prisoner David Watson on Saturday as the hunt for the convict extended to a second day.
The fate of a woman who went missing two weeks ago while on a Grand Canyon hike with her step-grandson remains an unknown while their family awaits the positive identification of a body found in the ...
An American woman who was arrested while on a business trip in China and later convicted of spying has been deported to the United States.
Authorities in Arkansas said Saturday they found a body they believe belongs to a missing 9-year-old boy who had been missing since earlier in the week as the bodies of at least three other relatives.
Security footage of a gun point robbery at a Kansas City Jimmy John's has gone viral with millions of views. The employee stands completely calm with a gun in his face while everyone was wondering, ...
At least five people were killed and dozens were injured after tornadoes ripped through parts of Texas Saturday night.
Strong thunderstorms are causing flooding in the Midwest that has killed at least one person in Missouri, prompted numerous rescues and blocked roadways.
Authorities in Southern California were searching for a Hispanic male and female accused of stealing a woman’s SUV on Saturday and then going on a shooting rampage, killing one and injuring three.
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College-aged millennials today are far more likely than the general population to be religiously unaffiliated.
Tens of thousands of people across the U.S. marched in rain, snow and blistering heat to demand action on climate change in mass protests that fell on President Trump's 100th day in office and blasted ...
The Latest on a fatal shooting by officers on Northern California highway (all times local): 4:45 p.m.
Twenty-five years ago, a jury acquitted four white police officers in the beating of black motorist Rodney King, sparking looting and violence that would turn into one of the deadliest race riots in ...
Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area say officers shot and killed a man who got out of his car on a major highway and began firing at them.
Houston's district attorney has dropped a murder charge against an Ohio man mistakenly identified as the suspect in a 1979 shooting.
Police say a 3-year-old girl was killed and three adults were injured when a garbage truck hit another vehicle in a New York City neighborhood.
Retired Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is getting his first honorary degree, as he delivers the commencement address to graduates of a technical college in Rhode Island.
A wolf nearing extinction in the wild has given birth to six pups at a North Carolina museum.
The Pentagon says an explosive device has killed a U.S. service member outside Mosul.
Delta Airlines is defending a pilot who was caught on video smacking a female passenger involved in a brawl with another passenger.
Police say a man in a luxury car just off Wall Street in New York City fired his gun after another motorist backed into the vehicle.
Cleveland police released video of a woman they say pulled a gun on a barber because her 7-year-old son’s haircut was taking too long.
Advocates for fossil fuel divestment have spent the past several years pressuring universities and pension boards to sell their investments in energy companies in order to take a symbolic stance ...
A federal judge in Pennsylvania is keeping alive a lawsuit by nonbelievers who want to be allowed to give invocations at the start of state House sessions.
A missing Texas cop who had threatened suicide is hiding out in Mexico after faking his own death, police said.