Members of the public and special interest groups have made their case to a Virginia commission studying a broad range of gun safety proposals following a deadly mass shooting in Virginia Beach earlier this year
Lawyers for a transgender woman charged in a massive data breach at Capital One are asking for her to be released from federal custody, saying that for her to remain jailed with men is a serious threat to her mental health
The mayor of Philadelphia says Police Commissioner Richard Ross is resigning over new allegations of sexual harassment and racial and gender discrimination against others in the department
A judge has acquitted a Mississippi lawmaker on a domestic violence charge after he was accused of punching his wife because she didn't undress quickly enough when he wanted to have sex
A Philadelphia official says the resignation of Police Commissioner Richard Ross is related to allegations made by a corporal and a patrol officer against several department employees
A new lawsuit says two security guards at a public high school in suburban Chicago had sex with female students and that the school didn't do enough to protect girls from purported predators
Dewy-eyed tech lovers, we're sorry: The FogCam is coming down. After 25 years, the world's oldest-known webcam will be removed from its perch at San Francisco State University campus, the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Jeff Schwartz and Dan Wong set it up in 1994 while studying computer science there. "We...
Labor leader Dolores Huerta has been arrested along with seven other union members during a protest to demand a raise for Fresno county home care workers
Three women have filed lawsuits accusing Jeffrey Epstein of raping them or subjecting them to other forced sex acts _ in one case while he was serving a Florida jail sentence that allowed him out for work during the day
North Dakota's Health Department says a 2015 pipeline spill of liquid natural gas in the western part of the state is much bigger than originally reported and could take another decade to clean up.
A nonprofit is suing San Francisco Mayor London Breed and city police after failing to get access to records about a controversial police raid on a freelance journalist
An investigation has concluded that a Yale University psychiatry professor sexually assaulted five students at a research facility on the Caribbean island of St. Kitts and committed sexual misconduct against at least eight others
Officials say drivers have been following and harassing buses transporting the children of seasonal and migrant farmworkers for early childhood education programs in Idaho
Jurors and alternates have been sworn in for a manslaughter trial of a white man shown on a convenience store video fatally shooting an unarmed black man during a dispute over a parking space in Florida