Authorities say a 27-year-old man fatally shot a Virginia State Police special agent in a Richmond public housing project before fleeing on foot, sparking an overnight manhunt that ended with his arrest
The woman in Newtown's highest elected office has announced she will step down, five years after she helped lead the community through the aftermath of the Sandy Hook school shooting.
California Democrats are expanding their efforts to resist President Donald Trump's crackdown on illegal immigration with bills aimed at limiting how much private business people can cooperate with federal immigration authorities
A Utah woman has been arrested after she allegedly locked her two young children in her car's trunk while she went inside a Wal-Mart store to shop
Uber and Lyft, the ride-hailing giants that left Texas's capital city a year ago over local fingerprint requirements for drivers, are set to return after state lawmakers stepped in
Meridian Energy Group is developing what it bills as "the cleanest refinery on the planet" in western North Dakota, despite concerns about its proximity to picturesque Theodore Roosevelt National Park
As an opioid epidemic tears across the United States, police officers tasked with reversing the effects of overdose in addicts are increasingly at risk of accidentally overdose themselves due to the potency of synthetic opioids.
Police in Washington are searching for two suspects in connection with a shooting early Saturday that left one person dead and seven people injured
A military mortuary chief says the remains of astronaut John Glenn were not "disrespected in any way, shape or form" as Air Force officials investigate allegations that inspectors were invited to view the remains at Dover Air Force Base
Officials for the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System say failed land-development deals in Idaho and Colorado have cost the pension fund nearly $100 million
Authorities say a former San Francisco Bay Area junior college professor has been arrested for beating three people during violent clashes between supporters and detractors of President Donald Trump last month
Phoenix Comicon security greatly tightened Friday with officials banning all prop weapons after police arrested an armed man who they say allegedly made threats to harm a performer and posted online threats against police officers