Once a year, thousands of clipboard-toting volunteers fan out across some of the nation's largest cities on a cold winter's night, tasked with a deceptively complex job: to count the number of homeless people on the streets
The defense says "we proved our case," arguing that Adnan Syed deserves a retrial because his lawyers failed to call a key alibi witness and because prosecutors presented misleading cell tower data exposed by the "Serial" podcast
Police received a call about a man acting suspiciously early Tuesday morning. When they arrived, they found a man in his 40s on fire.
The Obama administration is planning to create a new high-level federal official to coordinate cybersecurity across civilian agencies and to work with military and intelligence counterparts as part of its 2017 budget proposal announced Tuesday
The state Environmental Protection Agency says the latest round of tests in a northeast Ohio village have found high levels of lead in tap water at 11 of the 180 homes where owners voluntarily submitted samples
President Barack Obama is releasing his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus document that's freighted with liberal policy initiatives and both new and familiar tax hikes
The Latest: NATO's secretary-general says the U.S.-led alliance will discuss this week whether to get more involved in trying to stem Europe's migration crisis
Attorneys for voters who sued over North Carolina's congressional districts want a federal court to keep demanding new boundaries by the end of next week
A plan to identify freshmen most likely to fail has erupted into a scandal for Mount St. Mary's University after the school president reportedly likened incoming students to bunnies who needed to be drowned or have guns put to their heads
Authorities have charged a 22-year-old man with attempted murder, aggravated assault and battery after a series of attacks in Florida.
A man in Indian may be the unlucky first person to be killed by a meteorite in modern times. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Lawmakers responsible for scrutinizing Britain's intelligence agencies say there are not enough privacy safeguards in plans to strengthen government powers to spy on the Internet
New research says guns, drugs and cars contribute substantially to the life-expectancy gap between the United States and other developed nations
The ACLU and NAACP are asking a judge to force authorities to release video footage from the fatal shooting of Jamar Clark by a Minneapolis officer
The Latest: General Motors, United Auto Workers union plan to donate $3 million to support increased health and education services for Flint children who have been exposed to lead
A squirrel caused a power disruption in Tulsa, Oklahoma for over 5,500 people. Apparently that's not a rare occurrence. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
Former Mexico President Felipe Calderón spoke out against Donald Trump's proposed wall on the southern border. Here's a hint: He's not having it.