APNewsBreak: Lawsuit claims Utah hotel exploited…

The luxury Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City is accused in a lawsuit of luring workers from the Philippines to a program that promised training and cultural immersion but instead forced them to work long hours doing menial jobs for low pay

Prosecutor says Hawaii police chief, wife abused…

A prosecutor says the former police chief of Honolulu and his wife, a former deputy prosecutor, abused their positions in an attempt to silence a relative who could have exposed the financial fraud that funded their lavish lifestyle

CBP Acting Commissioner John Sanders Is Stepping…

The news comes amid reports of widespread child neglect and inhumane living conditions a Texas facility.

Hawaii skydiving crash victims included young couple, sailor

All 11 people on board a skydiving plane died when it crashed and burned at a small airfield north of Honolulu last week

Donors pledge $113 million to help Palestinian…

The head of the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees says donors have pledged $113 million to help over 5 million Palestinians this year, calling it an encouraging step but short of alleviating a "precarious" funding situation

Man charged with impersonating federal agent to…

A federal judge says a spokesman for a group of armed civilians that patrols the US-Mexico border and who has been jailed on charges of impersonating a federal agent can be released to a halfway house

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Chicago PD Release Video Footage Connected To…

In a video of police officers responding to Jussie Smollett's 911 call, the actor greets the officers with a rope coiled around his neck.

The Latest: Mass RMV head resigns over crash that…

The head of the Massachusetts motor vehicle division has resigned for failing to terminate the commercial driving license of man whose collision with a group of motorcyclists in New Hampshire left seven dead

Virginia Beach considers independent shooting…

The city of Virginia Beach may soon commission an independent investigation into the mass shooting that claimed 12 lives last month.

National Weather Service confirms rare West…

The National Weather Service says storm-related damage indicates a rare tornado touched down in West Virginia

Hundreds Of Migrant Children Removed From Texas…

After reports of widespread neglect of migrant children at a Texas CBP station, Rep. Veronica Escobar said nearly all of the kids have been removed.

Texas man who threatened Trump from prison gets 37 months

A Texas man who threatened President Donald Trump from a Louisiana prison has been sentenced to just over three years in federal prison

Father of slain California officer praises…

The father of a slain California police officer said it is offensive and hurtful to suggest authorities were responsible for her death

The Latest: Judge won't find Navy SEAL not guilty

The judge in the war crimes trial of a decorated Navy SEAL has refused to find him not guilty of murder and attempted murder

Gorsuch Sides With Liberals In SCOTUS Decision On…

The court was considering a case that alleged certain violent crime laws are too vague to be enforced fairly.

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California ends use of out-of-state prisons after 13 years

Thirteen years after California began exporting thousands of felons to private prisons across the nation, the last convict has boarded a bus back to California.

Girl Scout Hike Ends in Tragedy

Isabelle Meyer was hiking along a gravel road with three others at a southern Indiana Girl Scouts campground Monday morning when a tree suddenly fell on the group, killing the 11-year-old. "They were there to have a good time," an emotional Perry County Sheriff Alan Malone said during a press...

Prisoner survey: Filth, neglect in solitary…

Criminal justice advocates in Louisiana have launched a campaign to drastically reduce the use of solitary confinement in state prisons

Does Every Pop Song Really Sound The Same?

Every song is meticulously constructed. So why do they sound so similar?

Massachusetts official says driver in crash that killed 7 should have had license revoked before wreck; RMV head resigns

Massachusetts official says driver in crash that killed 7 should have had license revoked before wreck; RMV head resigns

Wisconsin coroner: 6 killed in rural house fire

Authorities in Wisconsin say six people have died in a house fire in the northeastern part of the state

E-bikes encounter rocky road to approval despite…

Electric-assist bikes represent the fastest-growing bicycle segment in the United States, but regulators are still grappling with how to treat them

Sen. Bernie Sanders Wants To Erase All Student…

The lawmaker and presidential candidate unveiled legislation that would eliminate all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt in the U.S.

Mother arrested after 12-year-old fatally shoots twin

Authorities in Southern California say a woman has been arrested after her 12-year-old son accidentally shot and killed his twin brother

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Police seek person who last saw missing Utah…

Police on Tuesday issued a public appeal for a person last seen with a University of Utah student before she disappeared more than a week ago

Expelled student facing more rape charges remains…

A man who was allowed to remain enrolled at Marshall University despite being accused of raping a student will stay in jail after being expelled amid two new sexual assault charges

HIV In The Deep South: The Stigma

Discussing HIV is considered taboo in Mississippi. But Deja Abdul-Haqq thinks talking about sexual health can be the best foreplay.