California university consultant killed in campus…

A retired administrator working as a consultant to California State University, Fullerton was killed in a stabbing in a campus parking lot in what police called a targeted attack

'Codfather' settlement means magnate will never…

The federal government says it has settled its civil case against a fishing magnate known as the Codfather, saying he will never be allowed to return to U.S. fisheries

Mysterious death in custody has family seeking…

The family of a 21-year-old inmate who died under mysterious circumstances after only a few days in custody are pushing for answers seven weeks after his death

Census figures show economic gap narrows with…

New figures from the U.S. Census Bureau show that citizenship appears to narrow the economic gap between the foreign-born and native-born in the United States

Jury to restart deliberations in Oakland…

A judge has ordered deliberations to start over in the trial of two men accused of turning a San Francisco Bay Area warehouse into a cluttered maze where 36 partygoers died during a fire

Man, 20, pleads not guilty in Jewish center video…

A 20-year-old Ohio man has pleaded not guilty to threatening a Jewish community center in a video police say shows him shooting a rifle

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Records: Epstein signed will 2 days before…

New court filings show Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in the Manhattan federal jail

2 Proud Boys convicted in 2018 clash with…

Two members of the far-right Proud Boys have been found guilty of charges including attempted gang assault for their part in a melee that followed a speech at New York's Metropolitan Republican Club

2 Chicago women plead not guilty in death of taken baby

Two Chicago women charged with killing a 19-year-old have pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the death of the victim's child.

2 Days Before Death, a New Will

Two days before killing himself in his jail cell, Jeffrey Epstein signed a new will. The document, which was obtained by the New York Post , was filed Aug. 8 in the US Virgin Islands; Epstein hanged himself Aug. 10. The will lists assets of close to $600 million. His brother...

Alaska wildfire season continues with new fires…

A wildfire in Alaska burned at least 50 structures and closed a highway linking the state's two largest cities

Sheriff: Investigation closed in racist videos, threat case

A South Carolina sheriff says no one else will be charged after last month's arrest of a Catholic high school student accused of making racist videos and charged with threatening to shoot people at his school

Police: California suspect lights mom on fire…

Authorities say a 54-year-old man lit his mother on fire and then locked himself inside a home for five hours before surrendering to authorities

The Latest: Mayor says justice served in firing…

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the police commissioner's firing of the officer whose chokehold contributed to the death of an unarmed black man means that "justice was served."

The Latest: California university stabbing victim identified

Police have identified a retired administrator who was stabbed to death in his car at California State University, Fullerton

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Detained immigrants sue over conditions, medical…

Immigrants held in U.S. detention facilities have filed a lawsuit demanding better medical care and treatment and accommodations for disabilities

Governor brings big tech to the table after El…

Texas' governor is bringing in Google, Facebook and Twitter for a meeting on extremism in the wake of a mass shooting in El Paso that left 22 people dead

Guardsman not guilty by reason of insanity in vehicle theft

An Army National Guard officer accused of stealing an armored personnel carrier from a Virginia base and leading police on a more than 60-mile (100-kilometer) chase has been found not guilty by reason of insanity on two charges

Authorities praised for handling of protests in…

Police in Portland, Oregon, earned praise Monday from outside observers for using the city's Willamette River to keep dueling protesters apart during a weekend right-wing rally and counter-demonstrations by those on the far-left

Jury selection begins in Florida parking lot…

A jury is being selected in the manslaughter trial of a Florida man who fatally shot an unarmed black man during an argument over a handicapped parking space

School condemns video of high schoolers giving Nazi salute

A school district in Southern California condemned a video of high-schoolers giving Nazi salutes and singing a Nazi song after it was released Monday.

Naval Academy professor returns, but not to class

An outspoken civilian English professor at the U.S. Naval Academy has returned to campus after a judge overturned his dismissal _ but he's not back in the classroom.

Montana demolition derby crash kills 1, injures…

A car drove over a chain-link fence into spectators at a demolition derby in southwestern Montana, killing a woman and injuring at least seven others

Black student 'shamed' when school officials colored hair

Administrators in a Texas school district are being sued for coloring in a hair design on a black student's head

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19-year-old accused of threatening abortion…

A federal complaint accuses a Chicago teenager of posting messages through a social media site typically used to produce humorous memes to threaten a deadly attack on an abortion clinic in the city

Pundit's Book Deal Strikes a Nerve in MeToo Era

Not too long ago, the idea that Mark Halperin would sign a book deal in a hot election cycle would come as little surprise. But that was before multiple women came forward to accuse Halperin—who rose to become a powerful media figure at ABC and then MSNBC—of sexual...

4th Florida prison officer faces charge for inmate beating

A fourth Florida correctional officer has been charged with a felony after a video taken by an inmate using a smuggled cellphone showed several guards beating another prisoner