Ben E. King, singer of such classics as “Stand By Me,” ”There Goes My Baby” and “Spanish Harlem,” has died.
Maryland State Attorney announced that Freddie Gray’s arrest was illegal and that his death was a homicide. She says charges have been filed…
Bergen County freeholders approved a $115 million bond issue in 2012 to pay for a justice center in Hackensack and an $18 million public wor…
The surging cost of rental housing has squeezed a rising proportion of U.S. families since the Great Recession struck in 2007.
A teenager has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for fatally shooting his mother and sister at their North Texas home.
After 45 years of providing health care in rural western Missouri, Sac-Osage Hospital is being sold piece by piece.
In recent years, marches in the United States got a boost from immigrants seeking authorization to live and work in the country legally.
In a candid conversation about the last legislative session, State Sen. Ron Alting says he’s ashamed of his vote for the Religious Freedom R…
Donta Allen says police report twists his words and he does not believe Freddie Gray intentionally injured himself.
Protests spread as Baltimore police send internal investigation to state’s attorney.
36 states allow the use of medical marijuana.
The officers testified Thursday that Holmes first wore a vacant expression but later looked intently out the window of a squad car where the…
NASA’s Messenger — the first spacecraft to orbit Mercury — is no more.
Previously, each was sentenced to seven years in prison and 13 on probation.
Says in her new book that her stance on the death penalty was among things she struggled with after he was killed in 2013.
Dramatic stories of survival are unfolding in Nepal nearly a week after an earthquake killed more than 5,800 people.
A teenage boy, a four-month-old and a woman in her 20’s have all been saved. Five days after a deadly earthquake struck Nepal, survival stor…
U.S. defense officials say U.S. Navy ships will begin accompanying U.S.-flagged commercial ships when they transit the Strait of Hormuz.