Several dozen protesters were arrested Thursday after they gathered and chanted outside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office over the GOP health care bill.
Dozens of students have rallied in Seattle, Washington, to demand justice for Charleena Lyles, who was fatally shot by police on Sunday.
A number of anti-nuclear weapons activists have been arrested in New York during a protest against Washington’s decision to boycott negotiations on a nuclear weapons ban treaty.
Gunshot wounds are the third leading cause of death for children in America.
A 17-year-old Muslim girl has been killed after being assaulted outside a mosque in Virginia. Officials are not ruling out a hate crime.
Simmering public anger comes in the wake of a court verdict acquitting a white police officer in the killing of an African American in Saint Paul, Minnesota, last year.
Muslims in the greater Los Angeles area are set to serve the homeless on skid row as they have been for the past 18 years.
A police officer in Minnesota has been cleared of all charges relating to the death of Philando Castile, triggering protests.
A man armed with an "assault pistol" has killed three people before turning the gun on himself in San Francisco.
At least one congressman has been shot in a mass shooting in Virginia.
Americans largely believe that former FBI director James Comey is more reliable than President Donald Trump, a poll finds.
Anti-Muslims rallies and counter rallies are to be held across the US.
Three Oklahoma law enforcement officers fatally shot a black man while trying to pick him up for a mental health issue on Friday.
At least five people have been killed in a workplace shooting in Orlando, Florida, police said.
An experimental cancer medicine called larotrectinib has shown promise treating a genetic abnormality which is often found in rare cancers.
A new poll suggests that US President Donald Trump’s approval rating has dropped to its lowest level since he took office in January.
Americans hold rallies in 150 cities for "truth" about Donald Trump’s team's alleged ties with Russia.
A new study shows that attending religious services like those at mosques, churches or synagogues may help you live longer.
Protesters flocked to the White House gates Thursday to demonstrate against President Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris climate deal.
The number of people homeless in the US city of Los Angeles has soared in the past year, a new report shows.
A group of protestors rally in a Minneapolis suburb to denounce the police shooting of an 18-year-old African American.
World countries call on US President Donald Trump not to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement.
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has made an impassioned appeal for the world to intensify action to combat climate change.
The United States has temporarily stepped back from placing a ban on carry-on computers on flights coming in from Europe.
Mississippi police arrested a suspect after 8 people, including a deputy sheriff, were killed in a shooting.
The US Department of Homeland Security might expand an electronic gadgets ban to all flights into and out of the US, says agency head John Kelly.
A new US study warns a single nuclear fuel fire in the country could result in a disaster "much greater than Fukushima."
In the US, nearly two hundred people have been detained in fresh raids in southern California targeting convicted or illegal immigrants.
An Alabama prisoner faces execution date for the eighth time, after the sentence was delayed seven times in 30 years.
Hand swat incidents have been captured on camera between President Trump and his wife during their first official visit abroad.
A California woman is arrested on charges of conspiring to procure and illegally export sensitive space communications technology to her native China.
Homeland Security says it is increasing security levels across the country following a deadly attack that killed more than 20 at a concert in the UK.
The FBI is investigating whether the stabbing of a visiting black student by a white student at the University of Maryland was a hate crime.
A grand jury voted on Friday not to indict a white Columbus police officer in the fatal shooting of a black boy last year.
A former US Congressman has pleaded guilty in a teen "sexting" scandal that eventually played a role in the US presidential election.
At least one person was killed and multiple people injured after the collision at the Midtown Manhattan tourist site.
US President Donald Trump’s approval rating continues to fall as his Russia problems grow bigger, a new poll has found.
Tornadoes in two US states of Wisconsin and Oklahoma have left two people dead.
A group of pro-Palestinian students at University of California have disrupted an event attended by "Israeli veterans."
At least six people have been killed and more than a dozen others injured in separate shootings across Chicago since Friday evening.
A JetBlue flight was deplaned and rebooked before taking off and leaving the black family behind after a dispute over their birthday cake.
Hackers have exploited spy tools stolen from the US National Security Agency to launch the global cyber attack.
A gunman has shot and killed a police chief and two nursing home staff members in the US state of Ohio, according to police.
Former US congresswoman Corrine Brown could spend the rest of her life in prison for fraud.
Arkansas State Police say 3 people are dead, including a sheriff’s deputy and the suspect is in custody.
A number of American cities are continuing to pursue renewable energies even as President Trump is steering the US away from actively fighting climate change.
Forty-four percent of US voters believe that “outside factors” led to Hillary Clinton's defeat in the 2016 election.
A tunnel that contains train carriages full of radioactive waste has collapsed in the US state of Washington.
Former US President Barack Obama says no country is immune from climate change, as the Trump administration considers pulling out of key deal.
Mandatory evacuations have been issued in southern Georgia as wildfire continues to spread.
US billionaire has denounced the Trump administration’s healthcare overhaul as a huge tax cut for wealthy individuals like himself.
A teenager has been shot and killed by two police officers at a high school in San Diego.
The terror group calls on adherents in the US to take advantage of laws that allow people to buy firearms without background checks.
US and European police have arrested nearly 900 people thought to be connected to an underground child pornography network.
A police officer was shot in the face at a Motel in Massachusetts.
A Texas police officer, who fatally shot a 15-year-old African American teenager last week, has been charged with murder.
The presidential motorcade was greeted by hundreds of protesters as it arrived at the decommissioned aircraft carrier Intrepid on Thursday evening.
A new Suffolk University poll finds that 82 percent of French voters view Donald Trump unfavorably.
Three people were arrested as protesters were confronted by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
The US Justice Department has decided not to charge two police officers in the death of Alton B. Sterling last July in Baton Rouge.
United Airlines executives will visit Capitol Hill to face lawmakers' questions about the forcible removal of a passenger on an overbooked flight last month.
A student has stabbed four people on the campus of the University of Texas, killing one of them.
Labor unions and civil rights groups have staged demonstrations across the US on May Day to protest against the government’s policies.
The female agent fled to Syria and married the man she was supposed to investigate.
Severe storms have left a trail of death and destruction in Midwest and South US.
A district judge in Arkansas has ordered post-mortem tests on an inmate who died after a botched execution.
At least 5 people are dead and nearly 50 people hospitalized after tornadoes swept through East Texas on Saturday.
Three people are killed in a plane crash in the US state of Texas.
Baltimore officials are asking the FBI to help them control the historically high murder rates in the city.
US President Donald Trump has chosen Randolph "Tex" Alles to lead the Secret Service.
A US judge has blocked the president's executive order that aimed to withhold funds from cities that harbor immigrants.
Three former New York police officers and a lawyer were arrested and charged Tuesday in a long-running bribery case.
Investigators are scouring for clues about what sparked a fast-moving New York City house fire that killed five people.
Harassment against Jews and other forms of anti-Semitism has increased on US university campuses, according to a new report.
Thousands of people hit the streets in cities across the United States and beyond to celebrate science and censure disregard for knowledge.
The US Department of Justice has threatened to cut off funding to “sanctuary cities” unless they cooperate with federal immigration authorities.
Police say three officers were wounded in an exchange of gunfire with robbery suspects in downtown Seattle.
The Trump administration has prepared charges against Julian Assange in an attempt to arrest him, sources say.
A US Census Bureau report shows young adults are struggling to get a foothold into adulthood.
Former Fox News host Bill O'Reilly will get "tens of millions" from the news network for ending his contract, CNN has reported.
American television host Bill O'Reilly has been dropped from Fox News over sexual harassment claims.
An American murder suspect, known as 'Facebook Live Killer,' has committed suicide.
The first lady has reminded her husband to put his hand over his heart during the National Anthem.
A new study has revealed that more Americans are suffering from serious psychological distress than in the past decades.
A bride and groom headed to Costa Rica for their wedding got kicked off their United Airlines flight out of Houston.
Police in the US are hunting for a deranged killer who broadcast his murder live on Facebook.
A demonstration in Washington denounces last week’s use of the US largest non-nuclear bomb in the Asian country.
The US embassy in London summons a three-month-old baby to make sure it is not resorting to terrorism.
More than 20 percent of US adults cite dissatisfaction with the government and political leadership as the most important problem in the country, a new poll shows.
Police say they have no information about the assailants who shot nine people in an Ohio nightclub on Sunday.
Two brothers are dead, and a third hospitalized following a shooting in Plant City, Florida.