A veterinarian in Louisiana was arrested Tuesday after allegedly shooting her neighbor’s dog in the back of the head, reports said.
The Memphis City Council voted Wednesday to sell two city parks where confederate statues are located and crews have already started work to remove them.
Authorities have identified the third victim who died in an Amtrak train derailment Monday morning in Washington state as a man under federal supervision for a child pornography conviction.
A mom in Texas said she had to call in a favor with Santa after inadvertently baking her kids’ “Elf on the Shelf” in the oven.
The family of an Australian woman fatally shot by a police officer in the United States in July has demanded a more rigorous probe into the incident after a Minnesota prosecutor cast doubts on the initial investigation.
U.S. military forces reportedly trained earlier this month for a mission that would put them on North Korean soil, with the objective of “infiltrating” and “removing weapons of mass destruction,” according to foreign military sources.
A woman in Indiana said she was stunned after she posted a negative review about her bad experience at a hotel — and promptly got an extra $350 charge and a threat of legal action.
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says he hired a deputy chief of staff who had previously been accused of sexual harassment because an investigation didn’t prove the allegations.
President Donald Trump threatened Wednesday to cut off U.S. funding to countries that support a resolution criticizing his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
A Wisconsin man who sent an anti-government manifesto to President Trump and confessed to stealing a cache of firearms was sentenced to federal prison Wednesday.
A Phoenix woman whose frequent flying to Detroit earned her access to the cockpit has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for repeatedly hauling cocaine in her luggage.
More than 90 percent of top U.S. colleges have policies regulating campus free speech, with one-third applying severely restrictive policies, according to a recent study.
Outgoing Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback argues his experiment in aggressive tax-cutting pioneered a national debate over helping small business owners that has influenced Congress and other states, even though his home-state lawmakers rolled it back.
Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney filed a lawsuit Wednesday gainst Michigan State University and the US Olympic Committee Wednesday, alleging the two institutions “failed to properly investigate, discipline” the Michigan sports doctor convicted of possessing child pornography and assaulting gymnasts.
Israel is intensively lobbying countries around the world to oppose a U.N. resolution criticizing President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Israeli officials said Wednesday.
Two people were arrested after they unknowingly offered to trade four pounds of “home grown black-market” marijuana for a sheriff’s car on Craigslist, police said.
Erica Nelson faced her husband’s killer in court and recalled the tragic loss she felt after she lost her partner last year.
A New Jersey police officer crawled across a partially frozen pond to save a dog that had fallen through the ice and couldn’t crawl out.
The University of Michigan became the latest public university to host a special workshop for white employees who feel “uncomfortable” confronting race relations on campus because of their skin color.
The latest on a tour bus crash in eastern Mexico (all times local): 12:05 p.m.