A California border patrol agent was sentenced to 6 years in prison in San Diego court after an FBI sting caught him trying to smuggle Mexican drugs into the United States.
Police say two people are dead following a shooting at an apartment complex in central Illinois.
Hundreds of Palestinians have participated in the funeral of a Gaza journalist who died after being shot by Israeli troops while covering a border protest.
State authorities are investigating after a homeless North Carolina man says he was brutally beaten by law officers while he was unarmed and crossing a street.
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Tens of thousands of teachers in Arizona and Colorado will shut down schools to protest low pay and funding.
Authorities say a 3-year-old girl killed in a house fire in Pennsylvania was home alone when the flames broke out.
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Comedian Patton Oswalt proudly and tenderly praised his late wife for her work on the Golden State Killer case.
Comedian Patton Oswalt says it's "great news" that police arrested a suspect in the brutal murders and rapes that his late wife had spent years investigating.
The suspected Golden State Killer became less prolific but deadlier after losing his job as a police officer.
Oregon is awash in data on its marijuana industry but has few workers to monitor and check what its legal businesses are doing.
Tens of thousands of schoolteachers are walking off the job in Colorado and Arizona, though their demands and state laws on walkouts differ.
Victims of California serial killer and rapist voice say they are relieved police arrested a suspect.
Actresses Uma Thurman and Christine Lahti were among the readers and Grammy winner Patty Griffin performed a new song during a poetry tribute in New York City.
Real shift in tactics or opportunism? Islamic militant Hamas says it's embracing what it considers non-violent tactics in mass protests on the border with Israel.
Penn State's Barkley is best talent, but QBs to lead draft.
Ex-policeman accused of being one of California's most feared serial killers and rapists in the 1970s and '80s.
The man charged with being the "Golden State Killer" who killed a dozen people and raped dozens of women in California decades ago worked quietly for years in a supermarket warehouse.
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