You have 2 remaining free articles this month
Try unlimited digital access
link your account for free access. Start here
It was one of the most volatile outbreaks of violence prompted by a police-involved death since the protests in Ferguson, Mo.
The violence that shook the city broke out after the funeral of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, the nation’s latest symbol of police brutality.
She made history Monday as she became the nation’s first female African-American attorney general.
After rapid changes that have made same-sex marriage legal in all but 14 states, today is a potential watershed moment.
District Attorney George Brauchler declared Monday that two psychiatric exams found Colorado theater gunman James Holmes to be sane.
The former guidelines were geared specifically toward the defense of Japan, but the new rules eliminate any geographic restrictions.
It’s the first change since the government urged cities to add fluoride to water supplies to prevent tooth decay more than 50 years ago.
Plus: Marathon bombing; More poultry tainted; Keys in stolen cars
The governor declared a state of emergency and called in the National Guard to restore order.
Mourners filed for hours Sunday past the coffin of Freddie Gray, somberly paying respects after a night of violent protests.
The Santa Ana, Calif.-based company had been subject to multiple federal and state probes.
The move to take GMOs out of its products is a first for a major restaurant chain.
Plus: Bush campaign trail; Colorado shooting trial; Safety flaws found
Mary Pattillo of Northwestern University notes a sharp change in housing segregation patterns over the past 70 years.
Pollution emissions from flares at refineries and chemical plants are higher than previously thought, according to a new federal formula.
Acting chief executive Maura Pally defended the foundation’s work and reaffirmed its commitment to transparency.
Entertainer Cecily Strong also took some pointed jabs at the commander in chief.
The hackers do not appear to have penetrated closely guarded servers that control the message traffic from President Obama’s BlackBerry.
Daily demonstrations have swept across the city since the man, Freddie Gray, died last Sunday, but Saturday’s turnout was among the largest.
The investigation, led by NBC News senior executive producer Richard Esposito, may be a factor in network’s decision to rehire Mr. Williams.
Plus: Starbucks back online; “American Sniper” flap; truckers in wage dispute; college lockdown ends; coyote caught in NYC.
They will remove up to 100 pounds of excess skin from a man who once weighed nearly 900 pounds but has since lost 650 pounds.
The Olympic gold-medal winner said that he has felt this way all his life, during an ABC News “20/20” interview.
Eric Holder, a former judge and U.S. attorney, will exit the Justice Department as the third-longest serving attorney general in U.S.
In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force updated its screening guidelines to recommend mammograms every two years for women over 50.
The GOP leadership of the House Armed Services Committee has tucked the provision into an early version of an annual defense spending bill.
“Spice” is the street name for a family of synthetic substances that mimic the effects of marijuana.
Plus: stage collapse hurts 16; hazing convictions; stun guns suspended;
The bungled attack is likely to raise questions about the Obama administration’s extensive use of drones in its war against terrorism.
But Hillary Clinton’s campaign says that a much of the criticisms is based on “innuendo.”
Police said all of the injuries the students suffered in the collapse Thursday evening were minor.
The Hubble changed our understanding of the age of the universe, the evolution of galaxies and the expansion of space itself.
Amanda Berry’s "Hope: A Memoir of Survival in Cleveland" was written with journalists Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan.
The recalls are unusual: Listeria is rarely found in ice cream because it can’t grow at freezing temperatures.
Plus: Petraeus gets probation; Tsarnaev penalty phase; Trade measure advances
Lynch will replace Eric Holder and become the first black woman in the nation's top law enforcement post.
The suit seeks a court order to prohibit the use of techniques “that demean, disregard, or underserve its African-American population.”
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx visited CMU robotics center and marveled at the technology, but bemoaned the potholes outside.
Petraeus was also fined $100,000, which was $60,000 more than the government had recommended.
“No words can fully express our regret over this tragedy,” a White House statement said.
The family objects to the exclusion of future awards for CTE, the brain trauma that some call “the signature disease of football.”
Commissioner Rob Manfred said he has not determined a timetable to decide on Rose’s application to end his lifetime ban from baseball.
The move comes as a bipartisan group of lawmakers is preparing a measure to scale back the government’s spying powers under the Patriot Act.
In the highly unusual case, Henry Rayhons, 78, faced a felony charge that could have resulted in up to 10 years in prison.
The monkeys that got the drug survived, but all three untreated monkeys died, researchers reported Wednesday in the journal Nature.
The Senate Finance Committee began debate Wednesday on the measure known as the Trade Promotion Authority.
Plus: Cybersecurity bill OK’d; 8 million IRS callers cut off; campaign finance push; and more.
A vote on Loretta Lynch’s confirmation had been help up in the Senate because of partisan wrangling over abortion.
SkyWest jet with unconscious passenger descends at 7,000 feet per minute for emergency landing.
Scientists have linked earthquakes in Oklahoma and Texas to oil and natural gas extraction operations.