Nyquist won the Kentucky Derby by 1 ¼ lengths on Saturday, improving to 8-0 in his career.
The sister of former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor was killed a car crash Saturday in Arizona.
Alton Witchard was shot overnight Saturday after threatening deputies with the AR-15 assault weapon.
Convicted drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was abruptly transferred to a prison in northern Mexico near the Texas border early Saturday.
Canadian officials hoped to complete the mass evacuation of work camps north of Alberta’s main oil sands city of Fort McMurray on Saturday.
The U.S. Military Academy has launched an inquiry into a photo showing 16 black, female cadets in uniform with their fists raised.
The latest from the 2016 Kentucky Derby in Louisville, Kentucky.
Stevie Wonder, Faith Evans, Aloe Blacc and Eric Benet paid tribute to Prince with words and music at a public memorial Friday.
A Harrisburgh, Penn. high school student had the experience of a lifetime at her prom Friday night, but not in the way her family expected.
Old Orchard Beach Fire Chief Ricky Plummer was taken into custody at around 2 a.m.
Three top elected officials are embroiled in scandal or facing removal from office.
Donald Trump will go to trial in a class-action lawsuit against him and his now-defunct Trump University after the presidential election.
Big-name GOP leaders piled on Friday against Donald Trump in a show of Republican-vs.-Republican discontent.
A man approached a school playground during recess and stabbed a 7-year-old girl Friday, leaving her seriously hurt, police said.
Thousands of people from across the Navajo Nation and beyond shared their grief Friday at the funeral of an 11-year-old girl.