Thousands more migrant children may have been split from their families than the Trump administration previously reported, in part because officials were stepping up family separations long before the border policy that prompted international outrage last spring, a government watchdog said Thursday.
Documents and interviews show that Jennifer and Sarah Hart as adoptive mothers under increasing strain, who fled at signs of trouble and closed ranks around their children as scrutiny intensified.
An avalanche rushed down a mountainside at a New Mexico ski resort on Thursday, injuring two people who were pulled from the snow after a roughly 20-minute rescue effort, a resort spokesman said.
A judge rejected allegations that the shocking video of Laquan McDonald's death proved that police officers staged a cover-up in the fatal shooting of the black teen.
Conflicts over control, inclusivity and alleged anti-Semitism will mean that women protesting on the second anniversary of the Women's March on Washington are faced with competing demonstrations this weekend in New York City.
Police in Texas have arrested a group of people suspected in a series of bank robberies after the hood on the car they were using to flee authorities popped up and covered the windshield, obscuring the road.
Police in a Phoenix suburb say a burglary suspect shot to death by an officer was a 14-year-old boy carrying a replica gun.
What's up with the partial government shutdown on Day 28:WHAT'S NEWThe shutdown battle between President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi turned into an…
Thousands of students from 10 states are gathering in northern Ohio for a regional robotics competition.
An Arizona man facing a terrorism charge for brandishing a knife in an encounter with a sheriff's sergeant was carrying out a "lone wolf" attack, authorities said Thursday.
She imperiled his State of the Union address. He denied her a plane to visit troops abroad.
MINNEAPOLIS _ These Minnesota lotteries were drawn Thursday:0-4-6(zero, four, six)09-22-27-38-46, Lucky Ball: 5(nine, twenty-two, twenty-seven, thirty-eight, forty-six; Lucky Ball: five)Estimated jackpot: $68 million02-07-15-23-29(two, seven, fifteen,…
ROCKY HILL, Conn. _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the "Lucky For Life" game were:09-22-27-38-46, Lucky Ball: 5(nine, twenty-two, twenty-seven, thirty-eight, forty-six;…
A New Orleans school board member withdrew from consideration for the board presidency Thursday night amid a flurry of criticism over her record of resistance to protections for LGBT students, but that didn't stop a torrent of vehement criticism that nearly led to her losing her current post as the board's vice president.
The father of a man accused of fatally shooting four people at a Nashville Waffle House last year wants a lawsuit against him by a victim's mother thrown out.
Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz is due back in court for more motions from defense lawyers.
The storm that pummeled much of California for three days began moving east Thursday after causing at least six deaths, forcing wildfire victims threatened by floods to flee their homes and plunging nearly 300,000 utility customers into darkness.
A man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the fatal stabbing of actor Morgan Freeman's step-granddaughter in New York City.
MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "SuperCash" game were:01-06-25-27-30-39, Doubler: N(one, six, twenty-five, twenty-seven, thirty, thirty-nine; Doubler:…
MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Badger 5" game were:01-20-24-29-31(one, twenty, twenty-four, twenty-nine, thirty-one)Estimated jackpot: $79,000¶ Maximum…