In an Easter Vigil homily Saturday, Pope Francis urged Roman Catholics to not remain paralyzed in the face of injustices. He also baptized eight adults, including a Nigerian man who was initially a beggar but became a hero in Italy.
Despite an NCAA Tournament filled with upsets, Monday night’s men’s championship game in San Antonio will match a No. 1 seed against a No. 3 seed.
A 25-year-old paddleboarder was hospitalized with multiple wounds after getting bitten by a shark Saturday morning.
A man was shot and wounded after police say he fired a revolver at an officer during an early-morning incident in Louisville, Kentucky.
A four-story rickety hotel building collapsed in central India, killing at least 10 people and injuring another three, police said Sunday.
Venezuela’s chief prosecutor says five police officials are suspected of being responsible for a fire that killed 68 people.
Residents of the small alley where an explosion killed two members of the U.S.-led coalition this week were fixing their windows and the fronts of their homes on Saturday.
Authorities in North Carolina say four men suffered gunshot wounds in a “running gun battle” while driving on a highway.
Gun rights activists were handing out high-capacity magazines at a rally outside the Vermont State House on Saturday to protest new legislation that would restrict them and increase gun control in the state.
A prosecutor in Virginia has ruled that a police officer was justified in fatally shooting an armed man who took several people hostage inside a bar last year.