A judge has denied a request to have a Massachusetts teenager tried as a minor in the rape and murder of his math teacher.
The ACLU and Manning’s civilian attorney sent a letter Tuesday to the U.S. Department of Defense and the federal military prison in Fort Lea…
A bench in Boston has become a quiet memorial to Robin Williams, whose Academy Award-winning performance in “Good Will Hunting” was filmed i…
Robin Williams’ suicide sparks national conversation about depression.
Civil-rights groups and a lawyer for the teen’s family have compared Michael Brown’s death to other racially charged killings of black men.
Heavy flooding turns streets into rivers; at least one dead.
Protesters take to the streets once again following police shooting of unarmed teen in Ferguson, Missouri.
Students heading back to class next week at the rebuilt Plaza Towers Elementary in Oklahoma will see new fixtures as well as reminders.
His days in power in Iraq appear increasingly numbered.
The Beaver Fire has prompted evacuations of 150 rural homes in a mountainous region of Siskiyou County.
A Kansas City man accused of killing a police technician in a motor vehicle crash has pleaded guilty to a federal weapons offense.
Tony Stewart could still face criminal charges for running down Kevin Ward Jr. with his sprint car.
The registry includes sex offenders as well as people convicted of certain violent crimes and drug offenses.
What do the Panama Canal, Mother’s Day and AAA Insurance have in common? They are all celebrating their centennial this year.
Toxicology tests will be performed and the investigation is ongoing.
A look at what is causing the complete absence of cloud cover over the middle of the country early this week.
Seattle police were able to return a stolen cell phone when the suspect called to complain the victim was following her and refusing to leav…
The annual best-of-summer meteor shower peaks late Tuesday and into the wee hours Wednesday morning.
Civil rights activist the Rev. Al Shaprton is calling on police to release the name of the officer who fatally shot an unarmed Missouri teen…
Steve Ballmer officially became the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday for a record $2 billion.
With most schools starting back up this week, kids will be walking to school, waiting at bus stops, and riding in buses.
A southeast Kansas man has won a seat on the Allen County Commission thanks to the luck of a draw.
Topeka is going to the dogs.