Prominent rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang went on trial Monday on charges of provoking trouble with commentaries on social media.
Five people were killed and another critically injured in a fire that broke out Sunday at an abandoned home in Fresno.
Vandals spray-painted graffiti at two mosques in the Southern California city of Hawthorne.
Organizers of the Burning Man counter-culture celebration are challenging the enforcement of a Nevada state tax.
Nine Republicans hopefuls meet Tuesday in the next prime-time presidential debate.
A semitrailer truck hauling fuel crashed on a roadway near a Portland railroad yard on Sunday, sparking a rail-car fire.
A shooting at a luxury hotel in downtown Los Angeles has killed one person and wounded three others.
Indianapolis police say officers appeared to have no choice but to shoot a man brandishing a large knife over the weekend.
A 23-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of committing a hate crime and arson in connection with a Southern California mosque fire.
Several people in New Orleans are in the spirit of giving after a homeless man’s Christmas tree was thrown out by city sanitation workers
Concord High School in Indiana used mannequins instead of student actors after a federal judge banned a live Nativity scene.
If you don’t want to pay extra for shipping there is now less than a week to get your packages shipped.
These sometimes hilarious, sometimes awe-inspiring and always off-canon creations are showcases for the creativity of “Star Wars” fanatics.
In the three years since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, many states have moved away from rather than toward gun control.
The father of a 23-year-old man who has been arrested on suspicion of setting fire to a Southern California mosque says his son should be co…