A Florida high school student was arrested Monday after law enforcement said he brought a knife to school alongside a list of student names.
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The attorney for a man facing execution next month says she has "very serious concerns" about Missouri's lethal injection method following a report claiming the state purchased execution drugs from a troubled compounding pharmacy.
A plot by a "disgruntled" student who was planning a mass shooting "within weeks" at a Southern California high school was thwarted after a security guard overheard a conversation last week, authorities said Wednesday.
The federal government has started work on a border wall in California to replace a decaying decades-old barrier.
Scores of students began walking out of their Florida schools Wednesday to show solidarity for the Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School shooting victims while pushing for tighter gun control in the wake of the massacre.
A catastrophe was avoided Saturday thanks to Pennsylvania police officers.
Police in Washington state are looking for a man they say attacked a barista, forced her out of a building at knife-point and then tried to rape her.
A Maryland police officer was shot and killed Wednesday while intervening in a domestic violence dispute, officials said, marking the second police officer killed in the U.S. in just a 12-hour span.
Sandbags were holding back floodwaters in parts of Michigan as a storm system moved across several Midwest and Great Plains states on Wednesday, bringing heavy rain, snow and ice to the region.
An Ohio judge has placed a 17-year-old transgender teen in the custody of his grandparents after the teen's mother and father, reportedly citing their religious beliefs, refused to let him undergo hormone treatment as part of his transition from female to male.
Authorities in Southern California were led on a wild pursuit in East Los Angeles on Tuesday that ended when the driver took a surprise detour into a subway tunnel.
A mistrial has been declared in the racketeering trial of a notorious Philadelphia mob boss who was reported to have greeted a juror by name while surrounded by members of his “crew” outside a courtroom in Manhattan earlier this month.
A hunter in North Carolina who was using an electronic animal caller was fatally shot by man with an AR-15 who said he mistook the sounds for coyotes roaming near his home, police and relatives said.
U.S. sales of existing homes fell in January from a year earlier by the most in more than three years.
A concerned neighbor in a Philadelphia suburb called police after seeing a dinosaur on the loose.
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Leaders expressed admiration and respect for evangelist Billy Graham, who died at his North Carolina home Wednesday morning.
A plot by a "disgruntled" student who was planning a mass shooting at a Southern California high school was thwarted after a security guard overheard a conversation, authorities said Tuesday.
Religious leaders are taking to social media to remember famed Christian evangelist Rev. Billy Graham.
A would-be burglar was shot several times by a Washington homeowner after the man was discovered prowling outside the bedroom of two young children, officials said.
The state of Connecticut has agreed to pay $6.25 million to the estate of a couple killed more than a decade ago when a tree limb fell on their car.
The Rev. Billy Graham, counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died at age 99.
A distraught New Yorker who graduated from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School says she was able to get to Florida at the last minute to attend a funeral for a childhood friend killed in last week's shooting after a pair of state troopers paid for her expensive airline ticket.
A World War II veteran who survived the lashing of Hurricane Irma as it tore through Florida last year was confronted with another struggle this month, facing eviction for not fixing the storm damage to his home -- but the local community stepped up to help.
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A police officer has been shot in Alabama and the suspect is barricaded inside a home.
As the nation prepared to mark one week since a massacre at a Florida high school took 17 lives, schools and universities across the country continued grappling with potential threats.
A Tucson couple was arrested on Tuesday after authorities discovered their four adopted children living in horrific conditions, with no access to food or water for hours on end, police said.
One or more suspects damaged nearly a dozen speed cameras in Washington, D.C. shortly after midnight Tuesday -- and some of the equipment was apparently destroyed with extreme prejudice, police said.
New evidence suggests the killing of Seattle federal prosecutor Thomas Wales in 2001 may have been the doing of a small group of people and a hired gunman, an FBI official familiar with the investigation told the Seattle Times.
Russia has named an honorary consul in a Pakistani province on the Afghan border, signaling closer ties with Islamabad at a time when U.S.-Pakistani relations are spiraling downward.
A professor at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is seeking help from his students in pursuing a rather bizarre goal: getting blocked on Twitter by President Donald Trump.
A Chicago-area woman who was at a cafe in Paris during the 2015 attacks is suing Twitter, Facebook and Google alleging the sites helped aid the growth of the Islamic State group by giving it social media access.
The Florida school where a gunman last week opened fire, killing 17 students and teachers, is set to reopen in phases starting on Friday, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School said in a statement.
An Olympic pre-heat on Tuesday likely didn’t go as planned for North Korean speed skater Jong Kwang Bom, who crashed onto the ice twice and was ultimately disqualified for pushing a competitor.
A North Carolina father and daughter accused of incest that led to a baby boy – and a marriage – were arraigned Tuesday on felony charges of incest and misdemeanor charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
The alleged gunman who police say murdered 17 people during a shooting rampage at a Florida high school last week is reportedly set to receive a massive inheritance from his late mother.
In the aftermath of the deadly Florida high school shooting on Feb. 14 that left 17 people dead, a man named Aaron shared a very personal letter with Colorado-based KUSA, describing how decades ago, he too “was almost a school shooter” but said he ultimately wasn’t able to be because he didn't "have access to guns."
The car Joshua Thiede was last seen driving in last week was discovered Monday in Los Angeles, as authorities continue to search for the 29-year-old Uber and Lyft driver.