- John Lennon's Killer Brags Of 'Incredible Planning' At Parole Hearing
August 28 2014 5:20 AM
Mark David Chapman, who gunned down the Beatles icon in 1980, was denied parole for the eighth time since being incarcerated.
- Accidental Death Of Gun Instructor Reignites Bitter Debate
August 28 2014 3:16 AM
Americans are debating the wisdom of allowing children access to guns after a 9-year-old accidentally shot dead her firearms instructor.
- American Suicide Bomber Says He Was Watched By FBI
August 28 2014 1:45 AM
Abu-Salha also claims that he drew inspiration from the lectures of Anwar al-Awlaki, the radical US cleric who was killed in a drone strike.
- Boston Bombing Suspect's Sister Arrested Over Bomb Threat
August 28 2014 12:11 AM
Ailina Tsarnaeva allegedly made the threat against a New York woman involved in a child-custody dispute with her boyfriend.
- Utah Anti-Polygamy Law Partially Struck Down By Judge
August 27 2014 8:58 PM
A lawsuit brought by the starts of the TLC reality show, "Sister Wives" means that polygamy has effectively been decriminalized in Utah.
- Minnesota Town Sued For Denying Mosque Permit
August 27 2014 8:50 PM
Federal prosecutors say St. Anthony Village is discriminating against Muslims, but city officials say its simply a matter of zoning.
- Obama Pursues 'Hybrid' Global Climate Treaty
August 27 2014 8:21 PM
The approach would allow Obama to sidestep Congress in joining a global pact to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
- Second American Killed Fighting For ISIS In Syria: Report
August 27 2014 4:54 PM
The State Department is investigating reports that a second American was killed fighting for the extremists.
- US Court Rules Domestic Violence Is Grounds For Asylum
August 27 2014 4:28 PM
The precedent-setting ruling caps off a 20-year struggle and could affect hundreds of Central American women currently facing deportation.
- For Christie, Boosting Voter Turnout Is A Democratic 'Trick'
August 27 2014 4:28 PM
During a campaign stop in Illinois, the New Jersey governor suggests higher turnout would harm Republican candidates in 2014.
- 5 Stone Cold Facts About Arizona GOP Nominee Doug Ducey
August 27 2014 3:33 PM
Attacks on Doug Ducey's record at Cold Stone Creamery weren't enough to defeat him in Arizona's Republican primary for governor.
- Steven Sotloff's Mom Pleads With ISIS To Spare Captured Journalist
August 27 2014 12:31 PM
"As a mother, I ask your justice to be merciful and not punish my son for matters he has no control over," Shirley Sotloff said.
- Pablo Esobar's Hitman Released Early From Prison
August 27 2014 8:42 AM
Pablo Escobar's former hitman, serving a 30-year prison sentence, was sprung early in Colombia Tuesday.
- ISIS Just 'A Bunch Of Guys Wearing Pajamas': US Rep. Hunter
August 27 2014 8:09 AM
Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., says North Korea, Iran and Pakistan are more worrisome existential threats to the U.S. than ISIS is.
- A ‘Graveyard Of Human Rights'
August 27 2014 7:56 AM
North Korea has joined the likes of China, Russia, Iran and Egypt in criticizing the U.S. over the handling of the unrest in Ferguson.
- US Rules Out Backing Assad In Fight Against Islamic State
August 27 2014 7:12 AM
Syria's three-year long civil war, which began after a failed uprising against Assad in 2011, has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives.
- Conservative Doug Ducey Wins Republican Primary For Arizona Governor
August 27 2014 12:05 AM
The Republicans' running factional battle winds down with one of the last primaries of the 2014 elections.
- Peter Theo Curtis, Hostage Freed In Syria, Back In US
August 26 2014 10:59 PM
An American held captive for two years was reunited with his family in Boston.
- Rick Scott, Charlie Crist Win Florida Primaries, Will Face Off For Governor
August 26 2014 8:47 PM
Florida Democrats nominate a party switcher who defeated them in the gubernatorial race eight years ago.
- Chinese Spy Infiltrated Database Due To Arizona Flub: Report
August 26 2014 5:00 PM
Arizona officials haven't explained why a suspected Chinese spy was allowed to work at a U.S. counterterrorism center.