A Utah school official said Wednesday that a white teacher violated district policy by using a racially-charged word in his junior high class. More
A Mesa high school student won't be prosecuted on a felony charge after police say he exposed himself in a football team picture that ended up in the school yearbook.
A Connecticut man is suing the city of Bridgeport and its police department after he was arrested three times and was detained in a repeated case of mistaken identity.
A bail hearing is set for a man charged with plotting to bomb a Jewish synagogue and school in South Florida.
Among the four dozen alleged Gangster Disciples members charged in indictments unsealed Wednesday, one sticks out: An Atlanta-area police officer who prosecutors say claimed to be a hit man for the ...
A jury is deciding the fate of a man accused of killing three women and hiding their bodies in garbage bags in northeast Ohio.
Police in Florida say mixed martial arts fighter Jordan Parsons has died three days after a hit-and-run crash.
Police have talked down a man who was climbing scaffolding at the National Cathedral.
The attorney for a Chicago police officer charged in the shooting death of a black teenager has asked for sheriff's deputies to guard the officer as his client enters and exits court.
The stress of their parents' deployment and more may compromise their mental health.
Charlie Keating IV, the Navy SEAL shot dead by ISIS in Iraq on Tuesday, set aside a promising future in sports to join the terror fight overseas, according to some of his friends.
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The prospect of sitting in a Hyatt Regency ballroom in Florida and listening to Jack Ma, founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, deliver the keynote for the International Anti-Counterfeiting ...
A candlelight vigil is planned to remember a Georgia college freshman who was stabbed to death at Fort Valley State University as he tried to help three female students.
The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating a report that someone on a fishing boat fired multiple shots in the direction of a 20-foot pleasure boat while its passengers were diving southwest of Key West.
Viral video shows injured Marine fighting to climb and honor his fallen comrades
A Florida police detective has been fired after an investigation found he took an explicit video of himself and sent it to a woman who had reported a crime he was investigating.
Federal authorities are seeking a DNA sample — along with hair samples and fingerprints — from at least one suspect as they continue investigating the theft of 130 guns from firearms dealers in ...
A Philadelphia police officer wounded during an ambush while he was sitting in his patrol car in January has received a "Man of the Year" award in New York City.
A Tennessee teacher has been suspended after part of the gruesome horror film "The Human Centipede 2: (Full Sequence)" was played to a class of ninth- and 10th-graders.
The U.S. Coast Guard says a Colombian mariner has been rescued after surviving a two-month ordeal in the southeastern Pacific, but his three companions reportedly died.
Authorities in Florida said Wednesday that there have been reported sightings of the missing Air Force veteran, but none have panned out.
Footage has surfaced purporting to show a battle in northern Iraq pitting American, Kurdish and Assyrian forces against ISIS, during which a U.S. Navy SEAL was killed.
This is what victory looks like in the Iraqi city of Ramadi: In the once thriving Haji Ziad Square, not a single structure still stands.
On the far side of a desert hilltop in the shadow of the Shiprock Pinnacle, a towering monolith sacred to the Navajo Nation, the stranger ignored the cries of an 11-year-old girl.
A city that once had one of the nation's largest streetcar networks is preparing to launch a smaller, modern version that supporters say will shape development for years to come.
Dozens of law enforcement officials scoured a southern New Jersey town Wednesday, looking for an escaped inmate who has been on the lam since Tuesday morning.
The number of illegal immigrant families and unaccomanpied minors apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border has soared in recent months, according to statistics released Wednesday by the federal ...