Police say a man has run over and killed his mother in Maine and taken off, possibly out of state.
Authorities have released the names of two teenagers killed in shootings at a Cleveland home where a pregnant woman and her fetus also were killed.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is reaching out to St. Louis-area clergy in advance of a grand jury announcement on whether a white police officer will be charged for fatally shooting a black 18-year-old.
A look at some of the key figures in the case of Michael Brown, the black 18-year-old who was shot and killed by a white police officer in August â a death that stirred weeks of violent unrest in the St. Louis suburb.
A man accused of assaulting two guards at a Navy submarine base in Connecticut has been indicted by a federal grand jury.
Roman Catholic officials in Philadelphia say hosting Pope Francis during his U.S. visit next year could foster a rebirth for an archdiocese that has struggled with financial problems and sex abuse scandals during the last decade.
A closer look at the community of Ferguson, where 18-year-old Michael Brown was killed: ___ HISTORY: Incorporated in 1894 by founder William B.
Protesters across the country are planning demonstrations even before they know whether a grand jury has indicted a white police officer who killed a black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri.