A 22-count indictment has been returned charging a man in the slayings of eight people during a truck attack on a bike path in New York City.
The head of an international authority that oversees the North American power grid has resigned following his arrest on a domestic violence charge in Georgia.
A man who led a local chapter of violent Central American street gang MS-13 has been convicted after prosecutors say he encouraged members to kill rivals in the Boston area.
A grand jury has indicted a man accused of attacking his ex-wife in front of her home with an ax as she was leaving for work, killing her.
A Florida man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend, her new boyfriend and her parents has avoided the death penalty.
Officials say the sister of a girl who was adopted from India and found dead last month in suburban Dallas is with relatives after being in foster care.
A Rhode Island man accused of killing his live-in girlfriend then telling investigators she had been struck by a car has been indicted on a murder charge.
A New Hampshire nursing assistant has been charged with pouring water over the head of a skilled nursing center patient and trying to suffocate her.
Millions of dollars in donations have poured in for the victims of the mass shooting at a Las Vegas country music festival, leaving local officials and national experts to sort how to fairly and quickly distribute the money.
Federal prosecutors say a Mexican man who's illegally in the U.S. took a teenage girl against her will from Texas to Georgia for sex.
A 21-year-old woman has been arrested in the death of her 80-year-old grandfather after police say she stabbed him 41 times in the home they shared last week because she says he was abusive to her.
Sheriff's deputies responded 21 times in the last year to calls involving a California man who had been feuding with his neighbors before he committed a shooting rampage last week, killing five people and wounding at least eight others.
An Oklahoma district attorney has requested that a 19-year-old charged in the stabbing deaths of his parents and three siblings be compelled to fully participate in a mental health exam.
An Ohio 11-year-old was killed after he was pinned down by his step-grandfather, who investigators said weighs up to 400 pounds.
A Virginia death row inmate who had his sentence commuted to life in prison more than two decades ago has been granted parole.
A Kennedy family member charged with disorderly conduct after police responded to a noisy party is being sent to a pretrial diversion program.
More charges have been filed against the former manager of a small-town Missouri Dairy Queen accused of bullying a teenage employee who later killed himself.
An accidental 911 pocket-dial sparked a police raid of an underage drinking party at a home in Maine, and a later episode at the same house where a SWAT-like unit confronted an agitated man with a gun holed up in the attic.
Two alleged accomplices indicted in the slayings of a couple at their used car lot in Cleveland are accused of helping the suspected shooter, who already was charged.
Chicago's police oversight agency says an officer who fatally shot a 15-year-old boy must face a disciplinary hearing that could cost him his job.