The family of a 12-year-old who had a pellet gun when he was shot by a Cleveland police officer filed a wrongful death lawsuit.
An Indiana man and his wife have been charged with neglect after his 15-year-old granddaughter was found weighing less than 40 pounds.
The Supreme Court is taking on a free speech case over a proposed license plate in Texas that would feature the Confederate battle flag.
A burst of U.S. hiring in November added 321,000 jobs and provided the latest evidence that the United States.
President Barack Obama tapped policy wonk Ashton Carter to oversee the sprawling Defense Department Friday.
Police say a New York anesthesiologist choked a woman and forced her to swallow a pill that could cause an abortion.
A woman in southern Colorado was surprised when she gave birth to a baby girl that tipped the scales at almost 14 pounds.
Orion lifts off on its first unmanned orbital test flight from Complex 37 B at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Friday, Dec. 5, 2014
NASA’s new Orion spacecraft circled the planet Friday on a high-stakes test flight meant to usher in a new era of human exploration.
A Florida man killed his wife and another woman Thursday, then headed to the church where his wife worked and fatally shot the pastor.
For want of an iPod, a billion-dollar lawsuit may be in jeopardy.
The deadly shooting of a black, unarmed drug suspect by a white Phoenix police officer who mistook a pill bottle for a gun,
Kaarma is accused of baiting the shooting victim, Diren Dede, into sneaking into his garage early April 27, and killing him with four shotgu…
Driver suffering “medical emergency” slams into police officers escorting protesting Denver high school students, critically injuring one.
A chimpanzee is not entitled to the rights of a human and does not have to be freed by its owner, a New York appeals court ruled Thursday.