A prosecutor says authorities are checking a man's claim that he was brought from Mexico City to Las Vegas under threat that his family would be harmed to serve as lookout wearing a pig mask during a smash-and-grab burglary at a casino jewelry store
A New York foster father who took in more than 100 troubled boys over 20 years is set to go on trial on charges he sexually abused eight of the children
The top Republican and Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee say they will steer clear of politics in probing Russian interference in last year's presidential election _ in sharp contrast to a similar investigation in the House
The Tennessee Supreme Court unanimously upholds state's lethal injection procedure, potentially clears way for pharmacist to compound a hard-to-obtain execution drug
From The New York Times: The price of ivory has dropped by more than half in the past three years. This decline may be good news for elephants that have been targeted for their tusks.By: By THE NEW YORK TIMES. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2nB6x7n
The U.S. Women's Hockey Team made strides this week to close the wage gap. U.S.A. Hockey agreed to offer equitable pay when the team threatened to boycott the upcoming World Hockey Championship.
The Michigan Senate has approved a $5 million state loan to help repair a large sinkhole in suburban Detroit and has voted to allot $100 million in federal funding to address Flint's water crisis
Recordings of people calling 911 after a nightclub shooting in Cincinnati in which one person was killed and 16 injured capture the chaos of the incident
U.S. Capitol Police officers opened fire after a man drove into a police cruiser near the Capitol and then tried to run over officers on Wednesday, a spokeswoman for Washington's Metropolitan Police Department said. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).