A Romanian princess who helped run a cockfighting enterprise in Oregon has been sentenced to three years of probation and won't have to go to prison.
The academic scandal at the University of North Carolina unfolded over nearly two decades and involved about 3,100 students, nearly half of them athletes, according to a report...
The military increased security Wednesday at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery after fatal shootings at a Canadian war memorial and Parliament, even...
A Denver school chemistry teacher who was fired after four students were burned in a science experiment gone wrong now faces a criminal charge.
A history of hazing among Florida A&M band members will be allowed to be mentioned in the trial of four ex- members charged in a drum major's hazing death, but the judge...
A Houston pharmacy worker fatally shot his female colleague before turning the gun on himself Wednesday after days of apparently trying to "enhance" their work relationship,...
Stocks are ending lower, breaking a four-day winning streak, as a drop in the price of oil dragged energy companies lower.
An Ohio man has been convicted of killing his girlfriend's parents with a sledgehammer 10 days after he stabbed and critically injured their daughter for refusing him sex.
Gay, bisexual and transgender inmates filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against San Bernardino County and its sheriff, alleging they are kept in a segregated unit that doesn't...
Crews in the French Quarter were working to clear away debris after an additional portion of a 200-year-old building collapsed on Wednesday.