An Oregon mother told police her 6-year-old son “deserved it” after she used a knife to inflict life-threatening injuries on the boy at their Newport apartment Saturday, court documents said.
One of the principal figures in a large-scale health care fraud scheme is scheduled to be sentenced in New Jersey.
A second suspect has been arrested in connection with an alleged MS-13 gang killing of a New York teenager.
Today, all Americans are told, “Go to college!” President Obama said, “College graduation has never been more valuable.”
Guatemala’s highest court has halted the government’s request that Sweden remove its ambassador.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday that the U.S. will continue to confront China’s increasing militarization of islands in the South China Sea — despite the U.S. angering Beijing over the weekend by sending two Navy ships to the region.
A game developer and digital distribution company has announced, after facing harsh criticism, that it will pull a video game that allows players to simulate a school shooter.
Canadian police now say a woman may be one of two suspects they’re seeking in an explosion last week that injured 15 people in an Indian restaurant west of Toronto.
Russia has faced sharp criticism in the Security Council over the conflict in eastern Ukraine, its annexation of Crimea, and an investigation linking the Russian military to the downing of a Malaysian Airlines plane over Ukraine.
An Afghan official says at least two police officials were killed in suicide-bomb attacks at a police station in eastern Logar province.
Authorities in Florida said they arrested a police officer on Tuesday who allegedly sent “threatening messages” in order to obtain “nude photographs” from a woman in Georgia.
Los Angeles police are investigating allegations by more than 50 women about possible sexual abuse by a University of Southern California gynecologist dating back decades, authorities said Tuesday.
President Trump slammed Democratic leaders at a Tennessee rally Tuesday night, labeling former Gov. Phil Bredesen, a Democrat in the running to replace retiring Sen. Bob Corker, as an “absolute total tool of Chuck Schumer and, of course, the MS-13 love…
The state senate in California on Tuesday reportedly voted in favor of legislation that would up the legal purchasing age for rifles and shotguns and would set restrictions on how many long guns could be bought monthly.
Police report gun violence is dropping this year in Chicago — but it was another bloody Memorial Day weekend in the city.
Two Florida men have been arrested after Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers caught them with dozens of illegally fished lobsters in their truck and in their Holiday Inn Express hotel room.
A Florida mother filed a lawsuit claiming her young son developed a significant, possibly permanent skin reaction after getting his face painted at Legoland, according to complaint documents.
Court records show a woman accused in the deaths of three members of a Connecticut family told investigators the slayings were the result of a botched fake robbery.
A new mugshot was released of convicted murderer Scott Peterson.
The victims of Tuesday’s attack in a Belgian city were identified, after a prison inmate on 48-hour leave — and indirectly mentioned in state security reports on radicalization — grabbed the service weapons of two women officers and then fatally shot…