Muslims in Portland, Oregon, thanked the community for its support and said they were raising money for the families of two men who were killed when they came to the defense of two young women — one wearing a hijab — who were targeted by an anti-Muslim rant.
A man who got into an argument with his estranged wife and her family over his children was arrested Sunday in a house-to-house shooting rampage in rural Mississippi that left eight people dead, including his mother-in-law and a sheriff's deputy.
Federal investigators say 2 planes crashed more than 600 miles apart in Alaska almost simultaneously Saturday, killing a total of four people.
The GOP-controlled Texas Legislature has approved a weakened voter ID law and sent it to Gov. Greg Abbott after a judge twice ruled that the original version deliberately tried to suppress minority voters.
Texas' legislative session was winding down Sunday, with an all-but dead "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people caught in a clash between mainstream Republicans and the most conservative wing of the party that dominates politics in the nation's second-largest state.
The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Virginia State Police special agent (all times local):
No public events are planned at the Cincinnati Zoo marking the one-year anniversary of the shooting of an endangered gorilla.
A section of Southern California coast has been closed again after at least four sharks were spotted close to shore.
Even before their names were released, one word repeatedly came up to describe the men who were killed in a stabbing Friday on a light-rail…
A woman charged with killing her husband as he lay in a Florida hospital bed last year was found dead at her home last week, police said.
A Sunday morning fire at a Philadelphia home claimed the lives of three people, including two children.
A Navy Seal team member has died after his parachute failed to open during a Fleet Week demonstration over the Hudson River.
Authorities say five people including a pregnant woman have died in a crash on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota.
The Latest in a shooting in Mississippi that left eight people dead (all times local):
Authorities say a mentally ill man fatally shot his father and then killed himself in front of his wife and mother in North Carolina before police could intervene.
Baltimore's mayor says she wants to explore removing the city's Confederate monuments, "following in the footsteps of New Orleans."
Several events will be held in Hyannis to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of President John F. Kennedy.
A Louisiana skydiving instructor died Sunday, and his trainee injured, after he lost consciousness during a skydiving jump.
MINNEAPOLIS _ The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the Minnesota Lottery's "All or Nothing Midday" game were:02-07-08-11-13-14-15-17-19-21-22-24(two, seven, eight, eleven, thirteen, fourteen, fifteen,…
MINNEAPOLIS _ These Minnesota lotteries were drawn Sunday:02-07-08-11-13-14-15-17-19-21-22-24(two, seven, eight, eleven, thirteen, fourteen, fifteen, seventeen, nineteen, twenty-one, twenty-two, twenty-four)Estimated jackpot: $65 millionEstimated jackpot: $302 million