As the Biden administration races to find shelter for a fast-growing migration surge along the Mexico border, they are handling the influx primarily as a capacity challenge. The measures they have taken are aimed accommodating the increase, not to...
Dozens of people gathered in front of the Minnesota governor's mansion to demand accountability for police officers, days before a former Minneapolis officer is set to go on trial in the death of George Floyd
Portland, Oregon, last year dissolved a special police unit designed to focus on gun violence during the national reckoning over racial injustice
Amanda Gorman, who was widely praised after she recited her poetry at President Joe Biden's inauguration, alleged Friday that a security guard had followed her home and told her she appeared "suspicious."
More than 27 million Americans fully vaccinated against the coronavirus will have to keep waiting for guidance from federal health officials for what they should and shouldn’t do
Hundreds of emails, texts, photos and documents obtained by The Associated Press show how a patchwork of law enforcement agencies from all directions tried to support Washington, D
NASA's newest Mars rover has hit the dusty red road, taking a spin for the first time this week
The Minnesota Court of Appeals has ordered a judge to reconsider adding a third-degree murder charge against a former Minneapolis police officer accused in George Floyd’s death
The world’s hopes for curbing climate change hinge on action by two giant nations whose relations are deteriorating
Four orangutans and five bonobos have been vaccinated so far, with the zoo planning to immunize another three bonobos and a gorilla soon.
His response to the coronavirus pandemic made New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo a national star
The Pentagon is reviewing a police request to keep National Guard troops patrolling the U.S. Capitol for another 60 days following evidence of a “possible plot” by a militia group to storm the building again
Thousands of older Americans are spending hours online or enlisting their grandchildren's help to sign up for a COVID-19 vaccine
One of the women who accused New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexually harassing her at the workplace says she was motivated to come forward after another woman contacted her to share similar allegations
The North Dakota House has expelled a lawmaker accused of threatening and sexually harassing women at the Capitol
Authorities say a Dallas police officer has been arrested on two counts of capital murder after a man told investigators that he kidnapped and killed two people at the officer’s instruction
A powerful magnitude 8.1 earthquake has struck in the ocean off New Zealand, prompting thousands of people to evacuate and triggering tsunami warnings across the South Pacific
Footage of a brutal crackdown on protests against a coup in Myanmar has unleashed outrage and calls for a stronger international response