Homes used by Indiana serial killer to be…

Officials in a northwest Indiana city say they plan to demolish five abandoned homes where a former Marine strangled and hid the bodies of seven women

The Latest: Sheriff: Murder suspect arrested near…

A sheriff says authorities quickly decided to arrest an El Salvadoran immigrant suspected of four recent northern Nevada slayings after he approached a regional mall that has a large gun store

China Warns US Against Seeking Extradition Of…

Canadian authorities detained Meng Wanzhou back in December at the request of the U.S

Ex-University of Okla. students apologize for…

University of Oklahoma students are demanding action from campus administrators after video of a now-former student wearing black face paint and using a racial slur got attention online

Storm threatens another round of snow, frigid…

Snow and freezing rain has prompted officials to close the largest school districts in Nebraska and Iowa ahead of a winter storm that's threatening the Midwest with several inches of snow

4 charged in plot to attack Muslim community…

Four people have been arrested on charges they plotted to attack an upstate New York Muslim community named Islamberg with explosives

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Becoming An American: Youngmin Lo

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Youngmin Lo shares sacrifices made for his education.

Police: Missouri man fatally shot son who was choking mother

Police say 63-year-old eastern Missouri man told investigators he fatally shot his son after finding him choking his mother in their home

Harris Wofford, rights activist and senator, dies…

Former Sen. Harris Wofford of Pennsylvania, a longtime civil rights activist who helped persuade John F. Kennedy to make a crucial phone call to the wife of Martin Luther King Jr. during the 1960 presidential campaign, has died

Confederate flag from S. Carolina Statehouse put…

The last Confederate flag to fly at the South Carolina Statehouse has quietly been put on display at a museum

Lawsuit filed over fatal shooting at Kentucky high school

The estate of a girl killed and three students hurt in a shooting at a Kentucky high school last year have filed suit against the school district and others

Tentative deal reached to end Los Angeles…

Contentious contract negotiations have resulted in a tentative deal between Los Angeles school officials and the teachers union that will allow striking educators to return to classrooms on Wednesday

Boys school shuts down amid fallout over…

As more videos emerge of an encounter between high school students, Native American marchers and militant black protesters last week in Washington, President Donald Trump is weighing in on the matter saying it appears the students were treated unfairly

Gusty offshore winds sweep Southern California, kill couple

Gusty winds sweeping across Southern California have toppled trees onto roads, cars and yards

Police seek man suspected in fatal shooting at…

Police say the suspect they are searching for in the fatal shooting of a teenager at a suburban Chicago mall is a 19-year-old acquaintance of the victim

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Man accused of threatening to kill 'as many girls…

A man is under arrest in Utah after police say he posted about "killing as many girls as I see" on Facebook the same weekend that Women's Marches were held around the U.S.

Witness in police's shooting of teen now unsure on details

A man who disputed suburban Phoenix police's assertion that a teenage boy they shot and killed had stolen an airsoft gun from his truck now says he is unsure

CBS Refuses to Air Medical Pot Ad During Super…

Even John Boehner's backing apparently wasn't enough to convince CBS to accept a medical marijuana ad during the Super Bowl. Acreage Holdings, the cannabis company for which the former House speaker is a board member , says it sent the network a rough outline of the proposed commercial and was rejected,...

Explo Systems ex-owner drops Camp Minden sentence…

The former owner of a company that left thousands of tons of potentially explosive artillery propellant at a Louisiana National Guard facility has dropped an appeal of his sentence

Lawyers square off over Phoenix's discrimination ordinance

Lawyers are scheduled Tuesday to argue at the Arizona Supreme Court over the constitutionality of Phoenix's anti-discrimination ordinance that bars businesses from refusing service to same-sex couples for religion reasons

Trump: I Told Sanders 'Not to Bother' With…

Tuesday will be the 35th straight day without a news briefing at the White House, which is the longest stretch since they began under President Clinton, reports ABC News . The reason became a little clearer after a tweet from President Trump. "The reason Sarah Sanders does not go to the...

Photographer Leighton Mark, shot in Beirut in…

Leighton Mark, a photojournalist who taught himself to make pictures with one arm after he was wounded in 1984 while covering the civil war in Lebanon, has died

Judge strikes down Iowa's restrictive 'fetal heartbeat' abortion law, says it violates state constitution.

Judge strikes down Iowa's restrictive 'fetal heartbeat' abortion law, says it violates state constitution.

Senator's Divorce Papers Reveal a VP Surprise

It seems that Mike Pence wasn't Donald Trump's first choice to be vice president. The revelation comes via an unusual source: divorce papers filed by Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst. In the court documents, Ernst writes that "in the summer of 2016, I was interviewed by Candidate Trump to be vice...

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Fox's Bret Baier After 'Major' Crash: 'Wear Your…

Fox News anchor Bret Baier is "banged up, but alive" after a "major" car crash involving his family. The 48-year-old was traveling to an airport with family members after a weekend ski trip in Montana when their vehicle overturned on an icy road Monday, reports USA Today . A man stopped...

Couple detained pending trial for sex-trafficking operation

A federal magistrate judge has ordered a New Hampshire couple detained pending trial for allegedly recruiting Chinese nationals in a sex-trafficking operation in northern New England

'I still weep': Parkland survivors write book on…

Students and teachers from the Florida school where 17 died in February's high school massacre have written a raw, poignant book about living through the tragedy

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China Warns US Against Seeking Extradition Of…

Canadian authorities detained Meng Wanzhou back in December at the request of the U.S

Ex-University of Okla. students apologize for…

University of Oklahoma students are demanding action from campus administrators after video of a now-former student wearing black face paint and using a racial slur got attention online

Becoming An American: Youngmin Lo

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Youngmin Lo shares sacrifices made for his education.

Police: Missouri man fatally shot son who was choking mother

Police say 63-year-old eastern Missouri man told investigators he fatally shot his son after finding him choking his mother in their home

Lawsuit filed over fatal shooting at Kentucky high school

The estate of a girl killed and three students hurt in a shooting at a Kentucky high school last year have filed suit against the school district and others

Gusty offshore winds sweep Southern California, kill couple

Gusty winds sweeping across Southern California have toppled trees onto roads, cars and yards

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Witness in police's shooting of teen now unsure on details

A man who disputed suburban Phoenix police's assertion that a teenage boy they shot and killed had stolen an airsoft gun from his truck now says he is unsure

Lawyers square off over Phoenix's discrimination ordinance

Lawyers are scheduled Tuesday to argue at the Arizona Supreme Court over the constitutionality of Phoenix's anti-discrimination ordinance that bars businesses from refusing service to same-sex couples for religion reasons

Homes used by Indiana serial killer to be…

Officials in a northwest Indiana city say they plan to demolish five abandoned homes where a former Marine strangled and hid the bodies of seven women

The Latest: Sheriff: Murder suspect arrested near…

A sheriff says authorities quickly decided to arrest an El Salvadoran immigrant suspected of four recent northern Nevada slayings after he approached a regional mall that has a large gun store

Judge strikes down Iowa's restrictive 'fetal heartbeat' abortion law, says it violates state constitution.

Judge strikes down Iowa's restrictive 'fetal heartbeat' abortion law, says it violates state constitution.

Storm threatens another round of snow, frigid…

Snow and freezing rain has prompted officials to close the largest school districts in Nebraska and Iowa ahead of a winter storm that's threatening the Midwest with several inches of snow

4 charged in plot to attack Muslim community…

Four people have been arrested on charges they plotted to attack an upstate New York Muslim community named Islamberg with explosives

Couple detained pending trial for sex-trafficking operation

A federal magistrate judge has ordered a New Hampshire couple detained pending trial for allegedly recruiting Chinese nationals in a sex-trafficking operation in northern New England

Harris Wofford, rights activist and senator, dies…

Former Sen. Harris Wofford of Pennsylvania, a longtime civil rights activist who helped persuade John F. Kennedy to make a crucial phone call to the wife of Martin Luther King Jr. during the 1960 presidential campaign, has died

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Confederate flag from S. Carolina Statehouse put…

The last Confederate flag to fly at the South Carolina Statehouse has quietly been put on display at a museum

Tentative deal reached to end Los Angeles…

Contentious contract negotiations have resulted in a tentative deal between Los Angeles school officials and the teachers union that will allow striking educators to return to classrooms on Wednesday

Trump aiming to end lawsuit over porn star hush money deal

Lawyers for President Donald Trump want a federal judge to toss a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels over a hush money agreement she signed not to discuss an alleged affair with Trump

UN envoy: No access for UN peacekeepers to Lebanon tunnels

The United Nations' Mideast envoy says peacekeepers in Lebanon have not been given access to tunnels stretching into Israel, which the U.N. says violate a case-fire resolution that ended a devastating war between Israel and Hezbollah in 2006

Nebraska couple charged in death of malnourished infant twin

An eastern Nebraska couple is charged with felony child abuse in the death of one of their malnourished infant twin daughters

Judge hearing testimony on 2020 census citizenship question

A federal judge in Maryland is hearing testimony for a trial over the Trump administration's addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a plan that another judge already has blocked

Undercover officer: Colleagues beat him 'like Rodney King'

Court documents say an undercover St. Louis police officer reported his colleagues beat him "like Rodney King" when they mistook him for a protester

Boys school shuts down amid fallout over…

As more videos emerge of an encounter between high school students, Native American marchers and militant black protesters last week in Washington, President Donald Trump is weighing in on the matter saying it appears the students were treated unfairly

The Latest: Oklahoma students demand action after video

Two University of Oklahoma students apologize for their involvement in a video in which one woman wore black face paint and used a racial epithet

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She Went to a Boston Bar With Her Twin, Then Vanished

A 23-year-old woman went out dancing in Boston Saturday night—and hasn't been seen or heard from since. Olivia "Liviy" Ambrose was with a group including her twin sister, friends from college, and fellow volleyball team members. Her sister, Francesca, tells MassLive Olivia was last seen around 10pm, dancing in...

US: Upcoming Mideast conference not aimed at demonizing Iran

The United States says an international conference next month to promote peace and stability in the Middle East is not aimed at demonizing Iran

Texas man found not guilty due to insanity in church attack

A South Texas jury has determined that a man who authorities say fatally stabbed a worshipper and wounded three others during a church service last year is not guilty by reason of insanity