A federal judge in California has decided that the widow of the gunman who killed dozens of people at a Florida nightclub isn't a danger to the public and will be released from jail ahead of her trial on charges of aiding the attack
The investigation into the sexual assault of a disabled black football player by his white teammates at an Idaho high school showed that crucial evidence was collected by school employees, not law enforcement officials
For 2017, Toyota has added its most fuel-efficient Prius ever: a plug-in gasoline-electric hybrid called Prius Prime that can travel up to 640 miles on a full electric charge and a single tank of fuel
A senior European Union official is criticizing new Russian legislation decriminalizing some forms of domestic violence and urging Moscow to reverse it
The Texas Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a case that conservatives hope will provide an opening to challenge the landmark 2015 ruling legalizing gay marriage nationwide
As Syrian peace talks continue in Geneva, a group of women are holding a series of vigils aimed at raising awareness for family members who have been detained in the country. Last week they met the UN envoy Staffan de Mistura who promised to raise the issue of detention in the talks.
Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine say they are taking over scores of factories and mines in the region, many belonging to a tycoon whose foundation has been the largest provider of humanitarian aid to a war-battered population
A 58-year-old Ohio man has pleaded guilty to a federal charge stemming from an explosion that injured a New York state prison guard outside his home
Former U.S. President Barack Obama and wife Michelle Obama have reportedly agreed to write two more books with publishers Penguin Random House for $65 million, after a bidding war that blew away similar deals set by predecessors. Matthew Larotonda reports.
California authorities are investigating after video surfaced of fishermen reeling in what appears to be a juvenile great white shark on the Huntington Beach Pier