An undisclosed medical issue could affect whether former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley must give a deposition in a federal lawsuit alleging he ignored evidence of police torture by ex-police commander Jon Burge
The stabbing death of a popular schoolteacher has attracted attention not only for its brutality and rarity in Berkeley, California, but also because the suspect prefers to be called "they" rather than "he."
A city councilwoman is asking homeowners in an Oklahoma college town to rename a street honoring a prominent former university professor and Ku Klux Klan member
Fane Lozman beat long odds just getting his case to the U.S. Supreme Court, which agreed four years ago that his floating home was a house and wasn't a vessel subject to seizure by a Florida city that destroyed it
Forecasters say storms packing tree-tumbling winds and car-denting hail could strike parts of the Plains, the latest round in a turbulent week of wild weather across the Midwest and South
A judge says a lawsuit brought by victims of the Orlando nightclub massacre against the gunman's employer and wife may be tossed out of federal court
Americans who benefited from President Barack Obama's health care law and were relieved when a Republican push to repeal it failed are facing a new set of anxieties as President Donald Trump vows to let the law "explode."
Laughter, music and the tapping of dances reverberated throughout a public memorial to Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher, which loved ones say is just how the actresses would have wanted it
A 92-year-old North Carolina man has finally received the Purple Heart he earned more than 70 years ago while fighting in Belgium during World War II
A scuffle broke out on a Southern California beach where supporters of President Donald Trump had gathered to march when counter-protesters doused organizers with pepper spray, authorities said Saturday
A man riding on a double decker bus on the Las Vegas Strip pulled a gun and started shooting, killing one person and wounding another before barricading himself inside in a standoff that lasted hours before he finally surrendered