San Francisco is trying shaming to make its buildings safer for shaking.
A troubled transgender girl whose imprisonment in Connecticut without criminal charges raised an outcry among her advocates escaped from custody Tuesday, state officials said.
A New Hampshire woman accused of trying to kill her children by forcing them to drink bleach has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
A Georgia man who was banned from most of the state for firing at a house is being allowed to live with his mother, but he can't leave the county.
Police say an Ohio school bus driver sacrificed her life to save a 10-year-old girl during an evacuation drill outside a charter school.
U.S. stocks are turning higher at midday with energy companies leading the gains.
A man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend, her parents and her new boyfriend and leaving their bodies in a field is expected to appear in a Florida court.
North Carolina authorities said Monday that a letter was found with the body of an Appalachian State University student who had been missing for more than a week, WJHL.com...
A New Yorker has been sentenced to two years behind bars for crashing a powerboat into a barge, killing a bride-to-be and her fiance's best man.
A grand jury is considering evidence to determine whether police officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown on Aug. 9 in Ferguson, Missouri.