VIDEO: Officer trips kids celebrating soccer win
A police officer in Texas has been placed on paid administrative leave after video showed him tripping high school students after a state…
High court upholds Mich. affirmative action ban
The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Michigan's ban on using race as a factor in college admissions.
US weighs curbing deportations
Tens of thousands of immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally but don't have serious criminal records could be shielded from deportation…
Boston Marathon winner was a U.S. Olympian
One year after the devastating Boston Marathon bombings, Mebrahtom Keflezighi is the first American to win the men’s race since 1983.
US marshal shoots defendant in federal court
A spokeswoman for the U.S. attorney in Utah says a shooting has left at least one person injured at a federal courthouse in downtown Salt Lake City.
Car hits packed Florida church, injuring 21
A car slammed into a packed Florida church just as its annual Easter concert was about to begin, injuring 21 people as it barreled through…
Afghan hospital guard kills 3 American doctors
An Afghan security guard opened fire on a group of foreign doctors at a Kabul hospital on Thursday morning, killing three American physicians…
At least 64 confirmed dead in Ferry accident
South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable,…
Report reveals confusion over ferry evacuation
The South Korean ferry that sank was crippled by confusion and indecision well after it began listing, a radio transcript released Sunday showed.
Pope Francis celebrates Easter with huge crowd
Pope Francis made an Easter Sunday plea for peace and dialogue in Ukraine and Syria.
Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested
The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence…
Sub still searching for missing plane
An underwater robotic submarine is making its seventh dive into the depths of the Indian Ocean, searching for a missing Malaysian airliner.