Alabama court won't reconsider Confederate monument ruling

The Alabama Supreme Court won't reconsider a ruling that prohibits Birmingham from obscuring, or taking down, a Confederate monument in a city parkJanuary...

Sentencing delayed for man convicted of killing family

Sentencing has been delayed for a man convicted of killing a family of four and burying their bodies in the California desert after...

Colorado teen sentenced to 30 years in Xbox killing

A 16-year-old Colorado boy has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for fatally shooting a man while trying to steal an Xbox...

No jail time for distracted driver who killed 2 cyclists

A Florida woman who ran her car into a group of bicyclists, killing two people, will avoid jail timeJanuary 18, 2020, 12:41 AM2...

UN chief urges Haitians to resist escalation at quake event

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has used a United Nations ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the devastating Haiti earthquake to urge Haitians to...

Louisiana, Alaskan tribes file UN climate change complaint

Four coastal Louisiana tribes and one in Alaska that say the U.S. government has violated their human rights by failing to take action...

Hoverboarding dentist convicted of Medicaid fraud in Alaska

An Alaska dentist, who gained notoriety after he was seen in a video riding a hoverboard and pulling teeth, was convicted of defrauding...

Virginia Supreme Court upholds weapons ban for pro-gun rally next week,...

Virginia Supreme Court upholds weapons ban for pro-gun rally next week, rejecting appeal from gun-rights groups

Implosion back on for partially collapsed New Orleans hotel

New Orleans officials say an unstable hotel building that partially collapsed while under construction last fall will be implodedBy KEVIN McGILL The Associated...

Members of Congress visit Navy shipbuilder amid talk of cuts

The chairman and ranking Republican on a House Armed Services subcommittee have paid a visit to Navy shipbuilder Bath Iron Works in MaineJanuary...