A shooting at a high school in Glendale, Ariz. Friday killed two students, both of them 15-year-old girls, and police say the school remains on lockdown. More
Journalists covering student activism on the campus of the University of Missouri still face a hostile environment.
The mother of Columbine High School shooter Dylan Klebold says she didn't know anything was wrong with her son before the 1999 attack, and that she thinks about the victims and their families every ...
Matt Finn reports from Chicago
Two of the nation's largest federal immigrant family detention centers can soon apply for residential child care licenses in Texas.
Where did El Nino go? Ten days with record heat and no rain have Californians worrying about the drought again.
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Texas has become the first state to call for a ban on allowing bite mark evidence, which legal experts say is likely to reverberate in courtrooms across the U.S. The Texas Forensic Science Commission ...
Federal officials charged a suburban Detroit restaurant owner and his wife Friday with harboring immigrants who were in the U.S. without legal permission after a fire at a house he owned killed five ...
The New York Police Department says Peter Liang's partner has been fired after his involvement in the 2014 shooting death of Akai Gurley.
Firefighters on Friday contained a massive warehouse fire that burned out of control for nearly 20 hours and generated so much smoke that it was detected by weather radar and forced some school ...
A Massachusetts school bus driver charged with being drunk when he crashed his bus carrying 11 high school and middle school students into a utility pole has pleaded not guilty.
The fraternity connected to a racist chant that surfaced at the University of Oklahoma last spring says members at five other chapters acknowledged hearing the chant over the last five years.
Texas has become the first state to call for a ban on allowing bite mark evidence, which legal experts say is likely to reverberate in courtrooms across the U.S.
The Latest on the death of a woman whose vehicle was struck by a manhole cover on a Boston highway (all times local): 3:50 p.m.
Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn say a Florida man has been sentenced to 3½ years in prison for defrauding over 70 investors of $3.3 million.
FBI bomb technicians are currently in the process of clearing the Oregon wildlife refuge of possible traps or explosives that protesters may have been left behind after the last holdouts left Thursday,...
The University of Iowa is facing a broad federal civil rights investigation into allegations that its athletics department does not provide equal opportunities for female athletes.
Police in Pennsylvania say a 3-year-old boy suffered serious burns when a one-pot methamphetamine lab exploded.
The federal government is abandoning plans to open a temporary shelter for unaccompanied immigrant children in suburban Denver, saying it would take too much time and money to get the site ready.
A suspect accused of gunning down a Georgia lawman has been charged with murder in the death of the 25-year police veteran.
Raw video: Police officer provides statement on shooting at Arizona high school that left two students dead
The gift was years in the making: A high school senior in Utah bought