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
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
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
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
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
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
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...
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
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."
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
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
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
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
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.
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.
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
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...
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