Defense attorneys say the case against a decorated Navy SEAL charged with killing a captive Islamic State fighter is built on lies from subordinates who hated a tough officer
A lawyer says the man fatally shot by an off-duty police officer in a Southern California Costco was mentally ill and off his medication when he pushed or slapped the policeman
Federal authorities have made what they called one of the largest cocaine busts in US history: 16 tons of the drug, worth more than $1 billion. The haul was seized Tuesday from a cargo ship, the MSC Gayane, at the Port of Philadelphia, the Inquirer reported. "This amount of cocaine...
U.S. authorities say they have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at Philadelphia's port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history
A University of Illinois graduate student has told jurors that the man on trial for abducting and killing a 26-year-old visiting scholar from China attempted to get her into his car by posing as an undercover police officer
Federal prosecutors say the suspect in three Louisiana church arsons took photos and videos of the fires while they were burning and shared them with his friends
A lawyer says Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' decision to suspend the sheriff who oversaw the response to the Parkland school shooting was a knee-jerk reaction based on politics and not facts
A dozen Mexican gray wolf pups are being raised by wild packs in Arizona and New Mexico as biologists mark another season of trying to bolster the genetics of the endangered species
A federal watchdog agency says public schools have significantly underreported their use of restraint and seclusion to control students' behavior
Paul Manafort, President Trump's onetime campaign manager, has been spared from a planned transfer to the notorious Rikers Island jail after the Department of Justice stepped in. Manafort, who has been imprisoned in Pennsylvania, was scheduled to be moved to Rikers while awaiting a state trial in New York, ABC...
The U.N. humanitarian chief declared Tuesday that "a humanitarian disaster" is unfolding in Syria's last rebel-held territory where Bashar Assad's forces have launched an offensive, ending a cease-fire negotiated by Turkey and Russia in September
Newtown parents have scored a win in their growing battle against conspiracy theorists, as the father of a 6-year-old killed at Sandy Hook won a defamation suit against authors who claimed the school shooting never happened
Authorities say new DNA evidence has resulted in the re-arrest of a man who they allege fatally stabbed an 11-year-old Houston boy as he walked home from school in 2016
Police released surveillance video Tuesday aimed at backing up their assertion that adults and not just a child were shoplifting before a videotaped encounter during which Phoenix officers pointed guns and yelled profanities at a family
A New Jersey man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl on his private plane while it was on autopilot
Authorities say they've found the body of a woman and her 9-year-old twin daughters after she intentionally drove a car carrying them into a southwestern Michigan river