Former Philadelphia Mayor W. Wilson Goode Sr., who led the city in 1985 when police dropped a bomb on a rowhouse and caused an inferno that killed 11 people, defended his legacy against shouting protesters Friday as the city named a street in his honor
The jury in the trial of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald has heard very little about race
Court documents: Gunman in recent Wisconsin workplace shooting taken to mental health hospital in 2004 after telling South Dakota police he believed co-workers were "talking bad about him"
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a measure allowing utilities to bill their customers to pay for legal settlements stemming from devastating 2017 wildfires
New evacuations are being ordered as the crisis from Hurricane Florence slowly moves to South Carolina along with the trillions of gallons of water dumped by the storm
South Africa's president announced a multi-billion-dollar stimulus programme on Friday, earmarking funds for job creation and infrastructure development as he seeks to make good on a pledge to revive the country's ailing economy. Pascale Davies reports.
Court documents show search warrants have been issued for video from addresses near the apartment complex where a white Dallas police officer killed her black neighbor inside his own residence earlier this month
Major U.S. stock indexes are edging mostly higher in afternoon trading, on track to extend gains from a day earlier when the market climbed to all-time highs
Hotplates for cooking and space heaters for warmth will be distributed to thousands of Massachusetts residents left without natural gas following a series of explosions and fires.
A Southern California prosecutor says his office has received leads to more than 12 possible additional victims in the investigation of a surgeon and a female companion already charged with drugging and raping two women
Police say a woman stabbed five people _ including three newborn babies _ inside a New York City home that was apparently being used as a nursery and then slashed her own wrist
A New Jersey sheriff heard in a recording making disparaging comments about blacks and alleging the state's first Sikh attorney general got his job only because of "the turban" has resigned