A woman charged with killing her housemate in Lawrence last year has rejected two plea agreements and will go to trial in March.
Four North Dakota missionaries were released by Venezuelan authorities Saturday after being detained and questioned for several days.
A man charged with opening fire during a municipal meeting in Pennsylvania, killing three people, is competent to stand trial.
The No. 44 race car was returned to its NASCAR shop in North Carolina after it was recovered along a remote road in suburban Atlanta.
A youth hockey team escaped without injury when part of a snow-weighted roof collapsed at a skating rink on Saturday morning.
Schools that don’t improve could face closure, state takeover or mandatory conversion to a different type of school under a 2009 state law.
Federal authorities have seized more than 15 tons of marijuana in a near-record bust at a border crossing in Southern California.
Democrats are losing some skirmishes over the Department of Homeland Security, but many feel they are winning a political war that will haun…
A northern New Jersey man has pleaded guilty after his pregnant girlfriend’s 9-month-old accidentally ingested heroin last year.
A Georgia death-row inmate convicted of killing a man who demanded he pay him back for stealing and cashing some of his personal checks.
Just three days after saying sexually explicit material would be banned from public Blogger forum sites, Google is backing down.
The House has rejected a stopgap spending bill for the Homeland Security Department with just hours to go before a midnight deadline.
Norwalk police officer Neil Robertson was caught on camera saving a woman from being hit by an oncoming train.
Incredible photos of so-called “slurpee waves” were taken by surfer Johnathan Nimerfroh in Nantucket, Massachusetts.
Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich fatally shot himself in what police described as an apparent suicide.