A federal appeals court says Texas can enforce more of its so-called sanctuary cities law
A government official has testified a representative of a wealthy donor to U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez once threatened him over a contract dispute and spoke of his political connections.
The parents of a teenager accused of being involved in the near hanging of an 8-year-old biracial boy in New Hampshire insist what happened was a tragic accident and was not motivated by racism
Anthony Weiner’s sexting compulsion cost him political career and his marriage and may have even denied Hillary Clinton the presidency. Now it has cost him his freedom.
U.S. researchers want to study 1 million people to learn how genes, environments and lifestyles interact, so they can better tailor health care
North Dakota’s policing bill increases for protests at the Dakota Access pipeline
North Korea’s top diplomat says that US President Donald Trump’s weekend tweet was a “declaration of war” and he says North Korea has the right to retaliate by shooting down US bombers, even in international airspace
Republican Gov. Paul LePage is threatening to remove Maine sheriffs who won’t detain immigrants for federal immigration officials
Planes made for Alaska’s unique needs of delivering groceries, people and even worn-out sled dogs to far-flung parts of the nation’s largest state are being retired
Three black detectives in the New York Police Department’s intelligence division who say they were denied promotions because of their race have filed a federal lawsuit against the department
Several elected officials and faith leaders on Monday called for an investigation of the way police arrested and incarcerated protesters at a suburban St. Louis mall, with many referring to the altercation as a “police riot.”
A woman who drove a car that struck and killed her toddler daughter while she was leaving a birthday party over the weekend in Maine is unlikely to face criminal charges
Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill plans to appeal a judge’s order permanently blocking a ban on abortions sought due to fetal genetic abnormalities and a requirement that aborted fetuses be buried or cremated
A last-ditch attempt to replace former President Barack Obama’s health care law gives insurance shoppers only a vague sense of what lies ahead if the bill becomes law