What happens when a defendant signs a plea deal as the jury is returning a guilty verdict?
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has approved the demolition of a lead-contaminated public housing complex in northwestern Indiana.
A team of forensic investigators has given a prosecutor a new report on the death of a prosecutor investigating Argentina's worst terrorist attack.
Jack is a small white dog who lives in Mexico City and has been missing since a magnitude 7.1 earthquake startled both humans and their pets when it struck early Tuesday afternoon.
An NAACP chapter is asking a Virginia city to move a slave auction block from its downtown.
One of the nine black students who famously integrated Central High School in Little Rock in 1957 says the images of a white supremacist rally in Virginia last month immediately reminded her of the mobs she faced 60 years ago.
The Latest on the sentencing of a man who killed eight people in a California shooting (all times local): 12:05 p.m.
Puerto Rico faces a long road to recovery from Hurricane Maria, and it's not all because of the storm.
The entire Blue Ridge Parkway has reopened after the heavy rains of Hurricane Irma forced the closure of some parts of it.
A doctor convicted of killing a Yale University physician over a workplace dispute has been sentenced to 32 years in prison.
The former leader of Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group, Mahdi Akef, who had been detained since 2013, has died.
A man and two women are charged in the killing of 17-year-old whose burned remains were found in southern Missouri after his family reported him missing.
The Latest on unrest in St. Louis following the acquittal of a former police officer I the death of a black man (all times local): 1:10 p.m.
The Oklahoma Association for the Deaf says police have reached out since an officer fatally shot a deaf man in Oklahoma City, but that more needs to be done.
Authorities say a man accused of killing three family members and a caretaker in Massachusetts told officers he "freed them."
Two Florida neighborhood watch volunteers are facing charges after deputies say they mistook a lost Uber driver for a burglar, pulled guns on him and fired a shot.
President Donald Trump is weighing the next steps of his controversial travel ban.
Federal investigators say they're reviewing Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price's recent use of costly charter flights for official business to see if it complied with government regulations.
Authorities say they have arrested a woman who pointed a gun at employees inside the Kardashian-owned DASH boutique in West Hollywood and later threatened reporters with a machete.
The mayor of Istanbul has announced his resignation as head of the city of nearly 15 million people.