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Ex-Virginia youth pastor gets 58 years in triple…

A former Virginia youth pastor was sentenced to 58 years in prison for killing his wife, stepdaughter and the stepdaughter's boyfriend last Thanksgiving

Trial witnesses back off statements to…

Prosecutors called as witnesses friends of the two men charged in the shooting death of a 15-year-old Chicago high school student, and all backed away from statements made to investigators

Church sex scandal: Abuse victims want a full…

Six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania joined the list this week of those around the U.S. that have been forced to face the ugly truth about child-molesting priests in their midst. But in dozens of other dioceses, there has been no reckoning.

Judge criticizes German officials over radical's deportation

A judge is accusing German authorities of testing the limits of the law in the deportation to Tunisia of a suspected former aide to Osama bin Laden

Husband arrested in missing family case in Colorado

Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case

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A tour of Syria - with the Russian military

Syria's civil war isn't over, but Russia is keen to show that life is gradually returning to normal.

Incessant Rains and Widespread Flooding Devastate…

Torrential rains continue to batter the southern Indian state of Kerala for the seventh day in a row, causing widespread flooding and landslides that have led to the deaths of at least 67 people.

Elephant DNA Could Be the Key to Fighting Cancer

Elephants have an uncanny ability to stave off cancer and researchers think they have finally figured out how they do it. Tony Spitz has the details.

Rights group: Change needed for free election in Maldives

An international human rights group says the Maldives government is intimidating the political opposition and the media and that threatens the prospects for a fair presidential election next month

Suburban Chicago man charged in prominent attorney's death

66-year-old suburban Chicago man charged in death of prominent attorney who argued cases before the US Supreme Court

AT&T sued over loss of cryptocurrency

U.S. entrepreneur and cryptocurrency investor filed a $224 million lawsuit against AT&T, accusing it of fraud and gross negligence in connection with the theft of digital currency tokens from his personal account. Roselle Chen reports.

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Deputy, suspect shot while exchanging gunfire in Colorado

A sheriff's deputy has been shot while exchanging gunfire with a suspect in northern Colorado

Sen. Elizabeth Warren's New Bill Aims To…

Under the proposal, corporations that make over $1 billion per year would have to give employees more say in financial decisions.

After Alex Jones timeout, Twitter CEO mulls…

Twitter first gave conspiratorialist Alex Jones a brief time out; then its CEO floated the ideas of deeper changes that might limit the spread of misinformation

Murder trial to start for Texas officer who shot…

Murder trial for former Texas police officer who killed a black teenager highlights heightened role that video evidence plays in high-profile police shootings

WWII POWs buried as unknowns in Hawaii get…

A 96-year-old former U.S. Army veteran who was held prisoner by Japan during World War II will help dedicate a memorial stone to other prisoners of war at a national cemetery in Honolulu

Prosecutor: Priests 'weaponized' the faith to…

A grand jury report on child sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic church in Pennsylvania accuses priests of using religious rituals, symbols of faith and the threat of eternity in hell to sexually attack children over the years

Afghanistan revises death toll from suicide…

Afghan authorities revise down death toll from previous day's suicide bombing in Shite area to 34 killed, not 48

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Former US labor secretary to keynote conference

A former U.S. Department of Labor secretary for the Clinton administration is scheduled to deliver the main address at a conference in Cincinnati

Amputee bride walks up the aisle

Against all odds, Amanda Flores not only walked down the aisle on her wedding day, but also danced.