PARIS — The Islamic State extremist organization claimed responsibility for the shooting death of a French policeman on Paris' Champs-Elysees …

SEATTLE —A 46-year-old Kent man accusing Seattle Mayor Ed Murray of sexually abusing him three decades ago has gone public with his full name …

CHICAGO —A $50 million federal lawsuit filed by an Oak Brook, Ill., family against Butler Elementary District 53 isn't about the money, said t…

CHICAGO —It's not uncommon to hear gunfire in the Far South Side neighborhood where Brande Freeman lives.

CHICAGO —An off-duty Chicago police officer was lured to a quiet neighborhood on the Southwest Side and killed by his girlfriend's teenage bro…

LAS VEGAS —Las Vegas is preparing to be the first city in the nation with vending machines dispensing clean needles in an effort to help comba…

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon launched dozens of cruise missiles against an airfield in central Syria late Thursday in retaliation for a gruesome …

WASHINGTON — In an acknowledgment that is likely to hobble the fledgling Trump administration for months, if not years, FBI Director James Com…

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump set down new policy markers on health care and immigration Tuesday in a disciplined, uplifting and biparti…

WASHINGTON — For the first time ever, the vice president was called to Capitol Hill to break the tie on a vote to confirm a member of the Cabinet.

SEATTLE — A federal judge in Seattle has ordered a halt to enforcement of President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban on citizens from s…

WASHINGTON — Donald John Trump swore the oath of office Friday as the 45th president of the United States, painting a bleak version of a count…

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The man accused of shooting five people to death Friday at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport walked into…

(TNS) — The arrival of Harriet's little eagles has captured the attention of thousands of viewers.

HONOLULU — President Barack Obama ordered the expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats, closed two rural estates reportedly used by Russian spies, an…

CLEVELAND — Painting a dark portrait of a country besieged at home and threatened abroad, Donald Trump accepted the Republican presidential no…

A truck loaded with weapons barreled through a crowd of Bastille Day revelers gathered Thursday to watch a fireworks display in the southern F…

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court, in a victory for abortion-rights advocates, has limited the power of Texas and other states to restrict or eff…

WASHINGTON — An ideologically deadlocked Supreme Court dealt a severe blow Thursday to President Barack Obama’s immigration reform plan, casti…

WASHINGTON — A deadlocked Supreme Court could not rule Thursday on the legality of President Obama's immigration reform plan, leaving in place…

ORLANDO, Fla. — The gunman who attacked a Florida gay nightclub had attended the club before the attack and had used a gay dating and chat app…

The gunman who fatally shot at least 50 people in a downtown Orlando nightclub has been identified as Omar Mateen, 29, of Port St. Lucie, auth…

PORTOVIEJO, Ecuador — As dawn broke Monday over this devastated city, Yandry Galarza stood vigil in front of what was left of the Super Exito …

WASHINGTON — An armed man who was shot Monday trying to enter the U.S. Capitol building was known to Capitol Police and had previously disrupt…

A bomb ripped through a public park packed with families celebrating Easter in the Pakistani city of Lahore on Sunday, killing at least 65 peo…