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Condemned Ohio man blames killing on 'homosexual…

Attorneys for a condemned killer are asking that their client be spared, saying he experienced a "homosexual panic" of self-revulsion before killing a man he picked up at an Ohio bar

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

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

The Latest: Kurdish group says it has French IS fighter

U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish group says it has detained a French Islamic State group fighter linked to terror attacks in Paris and Nice in 2015 and 2016

San Francisco brewery ordered to stop making weed beer

U.S. officials have ordered a San Francisco brewery to stop producing beers containing cannabidiol, the hemp-derived compound known as CBD

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'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".

Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie Allege They…

Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie are the latest stars to accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment, adding their accounts to the dozens of women who have described their alleged experiences with the movie mogul

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: GOP Trump foe says canceling summit…

A Republican senator often critical of Donald Trump says the president "made the right call" in canceling a summit with North Korea's leader

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.

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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.

Stocks slide as Trump says North Korean meeting…

US stocks are falling after President Donald Trump said he'd canceled a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un scheduled for June

Chicago suspect in shooting of ATF agent pleads…

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

US State Department Expels 2 Venezuelan Diplomats

The move comes a day after Venezuela expelled two U.S. diplomats.

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...

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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...

Congo says Ebola cases have reached 30, warns…

Congo's Ministry of Health says the number of confirmed Ebola cases has reached 30, including 8 deaths in the 3 affected health zones in the country's Equateur province

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