Officials say an Ohio judge walking from his car to the county courthouse was shot by a gunman but managed to fire back before a probation officer stepped in and ultimately killed the suspect
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he will most likely submit legislation to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from Richmond's iconic Monument Avenue.
Members of a Native American tribe and their supporters have set up an encampment on Brown University land, saying it was illegally taken from them hundreds of years ago
In a pro-Trump county gripped by addiction and despair, the president's supporters now have differing degrees of faith that he can help turn things around as promised
Officials say 60 immigrants have been found in a load of ice-covered broccoli in a refrigerated trailer that was searched at a South Texas border checkpoint
One of two teenagers charged with stabbing a classmate to impress a fictitious character called Slender Man has decided to plead guilty to a lesser charge
A small group of Liberty University graduates are planning to return their diplomas to the evangelical Virginia school as a rebuke of President Jerry Falwell Jr.'s latest showing of unwavering support for Donald Trump
A Connecticut woman who was found slain along with her 9-year-old daughter last week had become an anti-domestic violence activist after her sister was killed four years ago
Authorities say a Houston man accused of trying to damage a Confederate statue at a Houston park was caught with two types of explosive materials.
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is choosing to have a judge _ and not a military jury _ try him on charges that he endangered comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan
A former Northwestern University professor and an Oxford University employee accused of killing a man as part of what prosecutors called a sexual fantasy have another court date scheduled this week in Chicago