Authorities say three people are dead and two others wounded in a shooting Friday night in District Heights, Md.
Officials say a teen was taken to a hospital in a helicopter after he tripped and was stabbed in the eye by a javelin at a Portland track meet.
A foul-mouthed parrot may provide key evidence in the murder trial of a Michigan woman accused of killing her husband more than a year ago.
The superintendent of a Virginia jail is rejecting claims made by inmates who say they are being mistreated for discussing the alleged abuse of a mentally ill man.
Members of a state committee failed to agree Friday on whether Colorado’s corrections agency violated victims’ rights by refusing to reveal where the Aurora theater shooter is serving his life sentence.
The state of Arizona has eliminated its use of the sedative midazolam as one of the drugs it relies on in carrying out executions.
The U.S. military has launched its first airstrikes against the Taliban in Afghanistan since President Barack Obama's decision earlier this month to expand America's involvement against the insurgents, U.S. officials said Friday.
One of Arkansas' execution drugs will expire before a state Supreme Court decision upholding the state's execution law goes into effect.
The U.S. National Whitewater Center is temporarily suspending its operations after water samples turned up the amoeba believed to have caused the death of an Ohio teenager.
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The youngest of the 49 victims of the Florida nightclub massacre was remembered Friday at a funeral service attended by about 600 people, many who wore red, her favorite color, as a tribute.
The body of a 22-year-old Mexican killed in the June 12 nightclub attack in Orlando, Florida, has been returned to his hometown in southern Mexico for burial.
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A Louisiana sheriff says cellphone text message evidence shows the suspect in a deputy's shooting death had been plotting other crimes.
Officials say a 58-year-old man has been found guilty of first-degree murder in a Washington woman's 1984 slaying after DNA evidence linked him to the crime.
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A Philadelphia bus driver is being praised for chasing down a purse snatcher.
Britain's stunning exit from the European Union sent a political jolt across the Atlantic, fueling Donald Trump's belief that frustrated U.S. voters will back similarly sweeping change in November.
A wildfire roared through the bone-dry mountains of central California and gave residents little time to flee as it burned dozens of homes to the ground and killed two people, authorities said Friday.
Some mourners are remembering the youngest of the 49 victims of the Florida nightclub massacre by wearing red, her favorite color.
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday: Citigroup Inc., down $4.16 to $40.30 Bank shares plunged as Britain's vote to leave the European Union sparked a global market sell-off.
FBI investigators so far have not turned up persuasive evidence that Orlando gunman Omar Mateen was gay or pursuing gay relationships, according to two government officials familiar with the investigation.
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Is it ethical for Baltimore's top prosecutor to keep trying for a conviction in the death of Freddie Gray? Legal experts say State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby should think hard before proceeding to trial against the four officers yet to be cleared.
Police say a south Georgia woman accused of killing her daughter-in-law at a home in Atlanta's suburbs has been charged with felony murder.
Georgia plans to execute a man convicted of killing a friend after a night of drinking and smoking marijuana.
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Jamaican authorities have charged one man with murder and are seeking a second man for questioning in connection with the April killing of two American missionaires on the Caribbean island.
The Latest on the upcoming auction of items owned by Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger and his longtime girlfriend (all times local): 3:05 p.m.
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Police in Philadelphia say a 4-year-old girl who died after being shot in the right eye apparently pulled the trigger herself.
Islamic State (ISIS) militants abducted about 900 Kurdish civilians in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo over the past three weeks, forcing the captives to build fortifications for the extremists in retaliation for a Kurdish-led assault on a nearby ISIS stronghold, activists said Friday.
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A group that served as guardian of the Alamo for more than a century and the Texas General Land Office reached a settlement Friday in a dispute over ownership of about 38,000 books and artifacts that had been kept at the Texas shrine.
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A Pennsylvania woman charged with "gifting" her underage daughter to a man with whom the teenager has two children will remain locked up for now.
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The United Kingdom's stunning vote to depart the European Union could end in the breakup of the U.K. itself.
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A Baltimore man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for arson, looting and assault during the riots following the death of Freddie Gray last year, and for later shooting a gun in a $20 drug dispute.
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Boris Johnson emerged Friday as perhaps the biggest winner in Britain's shock move away from the European Union.
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An Uzbek refugee sentenced to 25 years in prison after being convicted in a plan to kill military personnel or civilians in Idaho has dropped an appeal of his conviction and sentence in exchange for dismissal of bomb-making charges in Utah, a newspaper reported.
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