A condemned Texas inmate set for execution is awaiting word on whether Gov. Greg Abbott will accept the state parole board's rare clemency recommendation to spare the prisoner's life at the urging of his father.
NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch says the Florida school shooter should never have been able to purchase a gun and explains her definition of a well-regulated militia.
At a CNN town hall following the Parkland school shooting, National Rifle Association spokeswoman Dana Loesch is pressed on the NRA's stance on banning the purchase of semi-automatic and fully automatic weapons.
A trial exposing a wildly corrupt Baltimore police unit may have concluded in a courtroom, but federal and police investigators are still digging into possible offshoots of the case
A Northern California transit agency has released a video recording showing one of its officers fatally shooting a man who was fighting with another man
A 51-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of beating his mentally disabled twin daughters, raping them and chaining them to a bedroom door in a case described as torture.
Students at high schools across US stage walkouts to protest gun violence like last week's deadly Florida school shooting; they say politicians haven't acted
At a CNN town hall following the Parkland school shooting, Congressman Ted Deutch (D-FL) discusses the public support for stricter gun laws and says that "our democracy is a little broken."
A federal judge has ordered the state of Louisiana to pay more than $150,000 in fees and costs to attorneys for a man who successfully challenged a law that prevented him and other foreign-born U.S. citizens from getting married
A federal judge on Wednesday sentenced a former judge from eastern Arkansas to five years in prison after he admitted he gave young male defendants lighter sentences in exchange for sexual favors
At a CNN Town Hall following the Parkland school shooting, Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL) and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) specify what kind of weapons they would like to ban.