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Taking on the system: 'Dreamers' are getting law…

'Dreamer' law students discover that after years of schooling, first legal battle may involve ability to practice

Chicago suspect in shooting of ATF agent pleads not guilty

A man accused of shooting an Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent on Chicago's South Side has pleaded not guilty

Judge suspended for courthouse affair with social…

Massachusetts' highest court has indefinitely suspended a judge who admitted to having an affair with a clinical social worker that included sexual encounters at the courthouse

UN chief 'concerned' by cancellation of US-NKorea summit

The U.N. chief says he is "deeply concerned" by the cancellation of the planned summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un.

UN adopts measure linking conflict to hunger and starvation

The UN Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution that for the first time recognizes the link between conflict and hunger and condemns the use of starvation as a method of warfare.

'Everyone should be treated with dignity and…

Adult film star Stormy Daniels has been given the key to the city of West Hollywood, which also proclaimed 23 May as "Stormy Daniels Day".

Tearful Jessica Walter Says Jeffrey Tambor…

For the first time since Arrested Development aired in 2003, actress Jessica Walter has publicly revealed that her onscreen husband, actor Jeffrey Tambor “verbally harassed” her on set

6 Wedding Expenses That Are So Not Worth It!

Wedding season is upon us! And if this year you’re the one getting hitched instead of shopping for an ugly bridesmaids dress, listen up! There are 6 wedding expenses that are not worth spending money on. Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.

The Latest: Panel: Questions about porn site 'disgusting'

The chairman of the special legislative committee investigating Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens says it is "disgusting" that defense lawyers asked a woman involved in a 2015 affair with Greitens if she sent photos to a porn site

3 charged in Florida street racing death of Ohio mother

Three people accused in the street racing death of an Ohio woman are out of jail as Florida authorities continue to investigate the crash that also critically injured the woman's 21-month-old daughter

Merkel woos China as Trump poses new trade…

China has promised to welcome German firms and protect their investments. But as Sonia Legg reports, Chancellor Angela Merkel faces a delicate diplomatic balancing act on her two-day China visit, which is clouded by President Trump's trade threats and his decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal.

US average mortgage rates at 7-year highs…

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week, continuing at their highest levels in seven years. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages was 4.66 percent, up from 4.61 percent last week.

Kentucky attorney reaches deal on fraud, escape charges

A Kentucky attorney who fled the country to avoid prison before being captured has reached a deal with federal prosecutors to resolve escape and fraud charges against him

Harvey Weinstein Is Reportedly The Subject Of A…

Investigators are reportedly looking into whether the film producer lured women across state lines for unlawful sex.

China's Tencent: Tech world must tackle privacy…

China's biggest tech company says the industry needs to tackle users' privacy concerns head-on, amid growing anger about abuse of personal data

George Zimmerman: I Have No Job, No Assets, Owe…

George Zimmerman is back in the legal system, apparently a little poorer this time around. CNN reports public defender Blaise Trettis has been assigned to Zimmerman—the Florida man acquitted in the 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin —after Zimmerman told a Seminole County court that he has no...

30-Year-Old Evicted by Mom, Dad Is Giving Bizarre…

Michael Rotondo is apparently happy to figure out his next move, which, thanks to a judge's order , must involve an actual relocation out of his parents New York home, where he's lived rent-free for eight years. "I've been trying to get out for years," the unemployed 30-year-old said in a...

A Week After Starting 'Dream Job,' a Bear Attack

On May 11, Amber Kornak posted her new job on Facebook—a "dream job" with the US Fish and Wildlife Service that involved working with grizzly bears, People notes. But less than a week later, the 28-year-old was mauled by a bear in Montana, though her quick thinking helped her...

Algeria denies rights abuses in migrant expulsions

Algeria's government denies that any human rights abuses against African migrants who have been expelled from the country in large numbers, refuting U.N. allegations

Correction: Priest Shortage story

Correction: Priest Shortage story