A Florida woman has been arrested after authorities say she was spotted throwing kittens out her car window.
A second monument in memory of the Confederacy has been vandalized in Richmond.
Authorities say about 250 immigrant children were given an adult dose of a Hepatitis A vaccine at a Texas detention facility where they are being held with their mothers.
Officials say nine people suffered minor burns during an accident at a fireworks show in Colorado.
Hot dogs and burgers may be on the menu for many Americans celebrating the Fourth of July but for some troops serving overseas, a different treat awaits -- pizza.
A technical crew with The Orlando Eye safely evacuated all 66 stranded riders from the largest Ferris wheel on East Coast, an incident that shut down the attraction that towers 400 feet over central Florida, authorities said.
The Reelz channel is coming to the rescue of Donald Trump's Miss USA pageant.
Another major auction of Detroit tax-foreclosed properties is planned this fall.
The last of the funerals for the nine victims of the Charleston church shooting is scheduled for South Carolina's capital city, followed by burial at the Fort Jackson National Military Cemetery.
A new superintendent has been named at the maximum-security prison where two inmates escaped last month, and new security measures have been put in place.
Military dogs that spent years in war zones are putting their noses to new uses by helping police in the U.S. combat methamphetamine and other drugs.
Age divides Americans on science issues just as much as political ideology, a new analysis of recent polling shows.
The White House says visitors can now take photos or use social media during public tours of the building.
The United States and Cuba have agreed to open embassies in each other's capitals, the biggest tangible step in the countries' historic bid to restore ties after more than a half-century of hostilities.
How did trade schools go from being mom-and-pop shops that trained mechanics and hair stylists to making billions on Wall Street? And if the industry is as predatory as the Education Department and many lawmakers suggest, why didn't they stop it?
A Massachusetts State Police bomb squad was called to a convenience store after three inactive grenades were found inside a clothing and toy donation bin.
Gay couples can petition, protest and even sue — but that won't change Probate Judge Wes Allen's mind: He's not issuing them marriage licenses, despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
The latest on the capture of one convicted murderer from a maximum-security prison and the killing of the other. (all times local):
Oklahoma's Supreme Court says the Ten Commandments monument at the state Capitol must be removed because it indirectly benefits the Jewish and Christian faiths in violation of the state's constitution.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who spent three years as president of his high school class, is returning to his alma mater to announce he's running for president of his country.
Authorities say up to 50 teenagers bent on destruction raced into a Macon Walmart, smashing merchandise and causing an estimated $2,000 in damage.
One man has been arrested after a fight over the Confederate flag in front of the South Carolina Statehouse.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says after 60 hours of chemotherapy treatments for an aggressive form of cancer he's feeling "healthy and strong."
A former University of Iowa student from China has been charged in China with killing an Iowa State student whose body was found in her car trunk in Iowa City last fall.
Police say a 23-year-old suspect has turned himself in after a shooting that injured 11 people at a Philadelphia cookout.
Hispanic restaurant owner schedules "White Appreciation Day", saying all Americans deserve to be celebrated. KUSA's Whitney Wild reports.
"We're on the same playing field," Devil worshipers want book given to Oklahoma children in classrooms. Andrew Donley reports. (KFOR)
4-year-old uses chainsaw to free father pinned under tree. Jamie Innis reports.
Speculation over Hillary Clinton's presidential aspirations grows as she launches a new book tour. Chris Clackum reports.
Police say FedEx driver faked hijacking in plot to steal expensive shoes. Andy Cerota reports.
Troutdale, Oregon Police Chief Scott Anderson and school superintendent Linda Florence give details of this morning's shooting inside Reynolds High School. (KGW)
Police search for three men who brutally beat Detroit man after car crash. Hank Winchester reports. (WDIV)
Iowa police department encourages Craigslist users to carry out transactions at their station. Jannay Towne reports.