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Protests against Ferguson decision grow across US

| |Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged case has inflamed tensions thousands of miles from the predominantly black St. Louis suburb.

Missouri governor calls for peace in Ferguson

|Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is calling for "peace, respect and restraint" when a grand jury announcement is made on whether a white police officer will be charged with fatally shooting a black 18-year-old.

Texas’ challenge to immigration order in the works

| |Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Texas Atty. Gen. Greg Abbott says he’s proceeding with legal action to stop President Obama’s executive order on immigration, but says it may be a couple of weeks before a lawsuit is ready.

Pentagon chief Hagel stepping down under pressure

| |Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

Under pressure from President Barack Obama, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel submitted his resignation Monday amid White House concerns about his effectiveness and broader criticism from outside about the administration's Middle East crisis management.

Police: Video of officer shooting boy is 'clear'

| |Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

A Cleveland officer was less than 10 feet away when he fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun near a playground, and video of the shooting is clear about what happened, police said Monday.

Fears of major flooding in snowbound Buffalo ease

| |Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

Fears of disastrous flooding from a rapid meltdown of the Buffalo area's 7 feet of snow eased on Monday, but high winds became a menace, threatening to knock down trees and power lines.

Cops: Naked suspect assaults man, 84, at airport

|Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014

A naked man fell through the ceiling of a women's bathroom at Logan Airport on Saturday, then ran out of the restroom and viciously assaulted an elderly man while he was still in the buff and bleeding, before being arrested, state police said.

Ferguson officer still out of sight as grand jury wraps up

| |Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

The Fort Worth native is a man almost everyone has an opinion about and almost nobody knows.

Obama defies Congress, pushes ahead with immigration plan

| |Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

Texas officials say they’re prepared to follow through on their pledge to fight Obama’s order in court, but advocates say his action is long-overdue and just.

San Francisco window washer falls onto moving car

| |Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

A worker fell screaming 11 stories from the roof of a bank building Friday morning onto a moving car, crushing its roof and sending shattered glass flying into the street, police and witnesses said.