Police say an argument about birthday cake led to a fatal stabbing in Connecticut.
A Vermont man is accused of clubbing his mother with a rifle because she took his deer meat.
Authorities have dismissed one of two criminal cases against a Bismarck woman accused of abusing her elderly mother during protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline.
Insurers for defendants including American Airlines and United Airlines have agreed to pay $95 million to settle claims that security lapses led planes to be hijacked in the Sept. 11 attacks.
An Ohio homeowner and his nephew have been convicted of murder and arson for a 2015 blaze that led to a firefighter's death.
The man accused of beating and strangling a New York City jogger in 2016 reportedly asked detectives to see the woman's photo just minutes after describing the grisly details surrounding her death, police said Monday in court.
An Ohio superintendent facing rape and other charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a young girl has been fired.
Long Island police are searching for three suspects they believe were involved in tagging a local high school with “MS13” and anti-Semitic profanity in August.
A former inmate wounded up behind bars in the same jail again Tuesday after he allegedly stole a kayak from the Utah facility, according to police.
A rookie Pennsylvania police officer who was fatally shot in a traffic stop will be laid to rest in the community that he served for several months.
Patrons wrestled a man to the ground after police say he shot a woman sitting at the bar inside a fish and game club in Pennsylvania.
An Ohio woman has been sentenced to nine months in prison for taping her 12-year-old son to a chair while she took one of her children swimming.
Authorities say a fugitive has been captured near Atlanta after escaping from the same county jail in Alabama twice within a three-week span.
A 22-count indictment has been returned charging a man in the slayings of eight people during a truck attack on a bike path in New York City.
The head of an international authority that oversees the North American power grid has resigned following his arrest on a domestic violence charge in Georgia.
A man who led a local chapter of violent Central American street gang MS-13 has been convicted after prosecutors say he encouraged members to kill rivals in the Boston area.
A grand jury has indicted a man accused of attacking his ex-wife in front of her home with an ax as she was leaving for work, killing her.
A Florida man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend, her new boyfriend and her parents has avoided the death penalty.
Officials say the sister of a girl who was adopted from India and found dead last month in suburban Dallas is with relatives after being in foster care.
A Rhode Island man accused of killing his live-in girlfriend then telling investigators she had been struck by a car has been indicted on a murder charge.