A European air traffic control agency alerted airlines Tuesday to monitor the situation in the eastern Mediterranean amid possible military action by Western countries against the Syrian government in the next 72 hours.
The Drug Enforcement Administration says that meth hidden inside wax Disney figurines has been confiscated near Atlanta and is worth roughly $2 million, the Associated Press reported Tuesday.
Police shot and killed a suspect at a Los Angeles mall on Tuesday evening, authorities said.
California’s largest water agency on Tuesday approved a nearly $11 billion plan to help fund two enormous tunnels, breathing new life into Gov. Jerry Brown’s ambitious and controversial plan to remake the state’s water system.
A former Army major and his wife convicted of abusing their young foster children over several years are due back in court for a resentencing after their original sentence was thrown out for being too lenient.
Three men have climbed to the top of the world 21 times, all of them mountain guides who grew up in the shadow of Mount Everest.
Police in Ohio say a dog ate a woman’s stash of pot, leading her to attack two other women because the dog’s owner refused to pay for the marijuana.
A Pennsylvania school district said it will arm 500 school teachers with baseball bats in response to the Parkland school shooting, Erie News Now reported.
We’ve been told conservatives don’t believe in science and that there’s a “Republican war on science.”
A Scottish hypnotherapist was busted in Florida for having sex with a 14-year-old boy who paid her $480 for a hotel tryst, police and a report said.
A new study says Southern states should spend more on education to develop homegrown talent for high-paying jobs.
The Australian Border Force has been alerted and Commonwealth Games officials are concerned about five Cameroon athletes who have gone missing on the Gold Coast.
President Xi Jinping has promised to cut China’s auto import tariffs and ease restrictions on foreign ownership in its auto industry amid an escalating tariff spat with Washington.
Rescuers were searching Wednesday for six people after an overnight landslide buried a small cluster of houses at the foot of a steep slope in southern Japan.
Two tourists from Arizona were killed while in Ireland on Monday after the horse-drawn carriage they were riding in reportedly crashed, sending them over an edge and roughly 20 feet below.
The Latest on the fatal shooting of Stephon Clark (all times local): 7 p.m. Sacramento Police Chief Daniel Hahn says more video of last month’s shooting of an unarmed black man will be released within a week.
Authorities say former Jacksonville Jaguars safety and assistant coach Marlon McCree was arrested over the weekend following a vehicle chase with his ex-wife and crashing his truck into her SUV.
A top scorer for the University of Massachusetts’ women’s lacrosse team was back in action last week after losing her leg years ago.
The White House said Tuesday that citizens of Chad would be able to receive visas to the United States again because the African nation has been removed from the administration’s travel ban list.
A Dominican court sentenced a businessman to 20 years in prison Tuesday for being the mastermind of the 2011 kidnapping and murder of a journalist who had promised to reveal information about the man’s alleged links to drug trafficking.