Lawyers in Massachusetts are seeking the release of a man they say is being unlawfully detained by federal immigration officials while they try to find a country to deport him to.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 4:15 pm
The Latest in a shooting in Mississippi that left eight people dead (all times local): ___ 9 a.m.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 4:00 pm
Authorities in Mississippi say a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a shooting, including a sheriff's deputy.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 3:59 pm
A year after a spring and summer marked by a high number of nuisance bear complaints, wildlife officials are encouraging people and bears to keep their distance from each other.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 3:45 pm
A Mississippi deputy sheriff was among eight people shot and killed Saturday and a suspect in the murders is in custody, the Daily Leader reports.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 3:45 pm
Adam Gada is not sure he'll ever race again at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl, a small Connecticut racetrack that has been part of his family's life since it opened in 1951.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 3:25 pm
Authorities say a burglary suspect has been shot and killed as police tried to arrest him in a North Carolina home.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 3:19 pm
A 22-year-old man jumped out of an airplane waiting to take off in North Carolina and had to be stopped from running onto the runway.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 3:02 pm
No public events are planned at the Cincinnati Zoo marking the one-year anniversary of the shooting of an endangered gorilla.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 2:31 pm
An early morning shooting at a New Jersey nightclub has left one person dead and five others injured.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 1:59 pm
Courts around the country tried to ease the burden of fines and fees in the wake of 2014 riots in Ferguson, Missouri, that brought attention to them.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 1:37 pm
Students at an elite New York City high school petitioned to change the date of their senior prom – scheduled for June 3 – because it conflicts with the Muslim observance of Ramadan, but the school has denied the request.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 1:27 pm
Florida Gov. Rick Scott must soon decide whether to sign a measure making it harder to prosecute people who claim they committed violence in self-defense.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 1:01 pm
After a string of robberies at several stores along Fort Union Boulevard in Cottonwood Heights, police arrested their suspect Saturday morning.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 12:03 pm
One little girl is hoping a cup of lemonade will help keep the doors open at her town library.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 11:19 am
Federal investigators say 2 planes crashed more than 600 miles apart in Alaska almost simultaneously Saturday, killing a total of four people.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 9:10 am
A Virginia State Police special agent fatally shot by a convicted felon in a Richmond public housing complex was a father of three and former Marine who founded a youth wrestling club and mentored disadvantaged kids, authorities said.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 6:39 am
A federal judge threw out a lawsuit against Hillary Clinton by the parents of two Americans killed in the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, ruling the former secretary of state didn't defame them when disputing allegations that she had lied.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 5:48 am
Authorities say a noose was found hanging from a tree outside a museum in the nation's capital.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 4:01 am
The Joliet office of the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services offered gift cards to workers closing the most cases just months before a missing 1-year-old girl's body was found under a couch in a home, a report Saturday said.
Posted: May 28, 2017, 3:11 am
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