Numerous Maryland officials are calling for Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh to step down after federal agents raided her government offices and city homes
A psychologist's report on a white former Chicago police officer convicted of killing a black teenager says the officer was emotionally distraught in the days that followed the 2014 shooting
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has attended a wreath-laying ceremony at a war memorial near Russian naval base as he wrapped up his visit to Russia following summit with Putin
Authorities say a Long Island man ran a prostitution ring out of his parents' home, luring women with drugs, locking them in a basement dungeon and making them use a bucket instead of a bathroom
Former Minneapolis police officer on trial in unarmed woman's shooting death testifies that he saw fear in his partner's eyes, then saw a woman appear at the partner's widow and raise her right arm before he fired his gun 'to stop the threat'
Amazon, which hooked shoppers on getting just about anything delivered in two days, says that it will soon promise one-day delivery for its Prime members on most items.
The father of the man accused of killing four people at a Waffle House in Tennessee last year has pleaded not guilty to charges related to the gun used in the shooting
Heavy security is out on the streets of Sri Lanka's capital after warnings of further attacks by the militant group blamed for the Easter bombing that killed at least 250 people
Around the continent people are living longer - and some would say - better lives. African economies are among some of the fastest growing in the world. And while this progress is laudable, doctors are cautioning that as economies grow, so are waistlines due to increased access to highly refined foods and sedentary lifestyle, leading to a sharp rise in obesity cases. BBC Africa's Sylvia Chebet met a 30 year old woman in Kibera, Nairobi, whose source of living has driven her to an obese state.