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Chicago police critics call for charges in shooting of boy

CHICAGO -- Newly released video that shows a Chicago police officer fatally shoot a 13-year-old will be key evidence when prosecutors consider a case...

The Hartford agrees to pay $650M in Boy Scouts bankruptcy

Insurance company The Hartford has agree to pay $650 million into a proposed trust fund for victims of child sexual abuse as part of...

Judge denies Ghislaine Maxwell’s motions to toss sex charges

A judge has denied Ghislaine Maxwell's efforts to toss charges that she recruited three teenager girls from 1994 to 1997 for then-boyfriend Jeffrey Epstein...

What to expect in closings for ex-cop’s trial in Floyd death

MINNEAPOLIS -- For three weeks, prosecutors at the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing George Floyd played and replayed video,...

Justice Dept. Restores Use of Consent Decrees for Police Abuses

Under the Obama administration, the Justice Department aggressively used consent decrees and court monitors to push changes at police forces found to engage in...

Dark Money in the New York Mayor’s Race

The New York City mayor’s race already has a national-politics tinge thanks to one guy: the businessman Andrew Yang, whose long-shot campaign for the...

Oath Keeper Pleads Guilty and Will Cooperate in Jan. 6 Riot Inquiry

A member of the Oath Keepers militia who was charged in connection with the riot at the Capitol pleaded guilty on Friday and agreed...

2 men killed, officer wounded in San Antonio shootout

Two men are dead and a woman and a San Antonio police officer are wounded after a shootout following a routine traffic stop ByThe Associated...

Angry crowd gathers near fatal police shooting in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. -- An angry crowd gathered in a park in Oregon's largest city Friday after police fatally shot a man while responding to...

UN agrees to deploy cease-fire monitors in Libya

The U.N. Security Council has agreed to deploy international monitors to watch over a nearly six-month-old cease-fire agreement in Libya By JENNIFER PELTZ Associated Press April...

EXPLAINER: What Chicago boy’s death says about foot pursuits

A grim video of a Chicago police officer fatally shooting a 13-year-old boy puts a spotlight on the policies that govern foot chases By DON...

NASA Awards SpaceX $2.9 Billion to Build Moon Lander

Elon Musk’s private space company is developing a giant rocket called Starship to one day take people to Mars.But first, it will drop off...