A statue of Christopher Columbus in Rhode Island has been vandalized on the U.S. holiday named for him.
A white police officer who fatally shot a 28-year-old black woman inside her Texas home was set to be interviewed by investigators Monday as questions and outrage grow over the shooting.
A retired soldier who was shot in the head while searching for Army Pvt. Bowe Bergdahl has died.
Police in Maryland say they're searching for at least one person after a police officer was found shot in a parking garage.
Millions of Californians spent part of the week in the dark in an unprecedented effort by the state's large electrical utilities to prevent another devastating wildfire. It was the fifth time Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has preemptively cut the power but by far the largest to date in the utility's effort to prevent a deadly wildfire sparked by its power lines.
Members of New England Pentecostal Ministries are finding comfort and fellowship at other churches while theirs remains closed after a shooting during a wedding.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol says a woman was killed along with three children while driving the wrong way on Interstate 269.
Chicago police say a 3-year-old boy has been shot in the head while sitting in a parked car with his mother and two other children.
The Democratic president of the Wausau School Board announced Monday that she is running for Congress in her heavily Republican northern Wisconsin district, in a race that could provide an early signal of voter moods ahead of next fall's presidential election.
The parents of a motorcyclist killed in a traffic crash with an American diplomat's wife are urging the woman to return to Britain.
Stocks are wobbling between small gains and losses in early trading on Wall Street Monday as investors remain cautious about the prospects of a full trade agreement between the U.S. and China.
A Chicago man charged with gunning down five of his neighbors over the weekend is due in court.
Chris Gagin says he hasn't changed much politically, even as so much around him has.
A University of Mississippi honors student has reported himself to the college for posting a photo online of him wearing blackface, prompting the school to issue a warning about costumes.
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The Wisconsin sheriff who led the investigation into the kidnapping of Jayme Closs and the slaying of her parents hopes the courage and resilience of the 13-year-old girl is the focus on the one-year anniversary of the crimes.
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The White House says President Donald Trump has yet to watch a graphically violent parody video that depicts a likeness of him shooting and stabbing opponents and members of the news media, but based on what he's heard, he "strongly condemns" it.
A fight is raging in courts and Congress over where radioactive materials should be stored and how to safely get the dangerous remnants of decades of bomb-making and power generation to a permanent resting place.