Monday, January 19, 2015
A New Jersey woman who authorities say put her newborn baby girl in the middle of a road and set the infant on fire was charged Saturday with murder.
An anti-Islamic American pastor who features on the same al-Qaida hit list as the slain editor-in-chief of the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine has opened a french-fry stand in a Florida mall.
About 100 protesters chanting “Rape is not a joke!” and “No means no!” protested outside a theater in Denver before comedian Bill Cosby took the stage on Saturday.
Sunday, January 18, 2015
The Drug Enforcement Administration has formally acknowledged that it maintained a sweeping database of phone calls made from the United States to multiple foreign countries. The program has since been discontinued, the Justice Department said Friday.
A U.S. citizen who said he was wrongly arrested when the government rounded up Muslim men after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks has settled his lawsuit against the FBI.
U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday urged European governments to try to better assimilate their Muslim minority populations as they respond to extremist attacks like last week's shootings in Paris.
The plane crash that claimed the life of Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos last August was the result of a succession of human errors, Estado de Sao Paulo reported Friday.
The United States joined Israel in condemning the International Criminal Court decision to opened a preliminary probe Friday into possible war crimes committed against Palestinians, blasting it as a “tragic irony.”
The Supreme Court agreed Friday to rule whether same-sex couples across the United States should have the right to marry, setting the stage for a final historic decision.
As Chicagoans struggle through the season's first serious blasts of cold weather, a small cat named Sunny has a much-needed refuge.