The Trump administration is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to allow the latest travel ban to take full effect.
Other killers snuffed out far more lives than Charles Manson did in 1969.
A Florida church has a stark warning at every door to anyone to may wish to bring harm to the congregation: "we are heavily armed."
The Latest on U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama (all times local): 12:05 p.m.
A Connecticut middle school canceled a planned talk by a Muslim woman to a history class after the teacher received “threatening” calls and emails, the district’s superintendent said.
Police in Tennessee say a man accidently shot himself and his wife while showing off his gun in church.
Authorities say an Ohio man has been arrested for threatening to carry out mass shootings at a megachurch and the Las Vegas casino where his estranged wife works.
The massive Museum of the Bible, scheduled to open Friday in Washington, has three main exhibit floors, lecture and meeting space, restaurants and a rooftop garden, a ballroom and a 472-seat theater with wraparound projection walls.
The Army's top general says his service failed in a "significant" number of cases to report soldiers' criminal history to the FBI.
The Latest on the funeral for some victims of the Texas church shooting (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Hundreds of mourners have lined up to enter a funeral service for eight members of a family who were among the more than two dozen killed in a shooting at a small Texas church.
The House Foreign Affairs Committee has approved bipartisan legislation that would sanction foreign governments and individuals providing financial and material support to the Islamic militant group Hamas.
Republican Roy Moore sought refuge among his evangelical base amid calls from national Republicans for him to drop out of the Alabama Senate race because of allegations of sexual misconduct with teenagers.
One of the survivors of a mass shooting at a small Texas church will hold a funeral Wednesday for his pregnant wife and three of her children, his parents, a brother and a toddler niece.
Thousands are dying from opioid-related overdoses across the U.S. but a South Carolina church is waging war against the epidemic using the power of prayer to help those battling addiction.
The Latest on legal challenges to President Donald Trump's travel bans (all times local): 4:20 p.m. On the same day that a federal appeals court allowed part of President Donald Trump's travel ban to take effect, advocacy groups have filed a new lawsuit challenging the administration's efforts to restrict or ban certain refugees from entering the U.S. HIAS, the International Refugee Assistance Project and other groups sued the administration Monday in U.S. District Court in Seattle, saying that Trump's latest efforts to restrict refugees disproportionately affect Muslim refugees — and thus perpetuate the discriminatory Muslim ban that he promised as a candidate.
Attorneys for Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant are defending a state law that lets government workers and private business people cite religious beliefs to deny services to LGBT people.
A daylong barbecue to help victims of the mass shooting at a Texas church raised more than $91,000.
A U.S. appeals court is allowing President Donald Trump's newest version of the travel ban to partially take effect.
Hundreds of people gathered in the tiny town of Sutherland Springs for the first Sunday service since a gunman stormed the First Baptist Church and killed more than two-dozen people in the worst mass shooting in Texas history.
The Latest on the Texas town recovering from last weekend's mass shooting at a church (all times local): 11:10 a.m.