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An Alaskan couple were mistakenly told by Juneau police that their son been killed in a car accident. But he hadn't.
Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters looked to be hunkering down for the long haul, setting up tents, medical shelters and even libraries.
About 200 protesters gathered in near Saint Louis University early Saturday morning as demonstrations over Michael Brown's death spread.
Thousands of people most likely will be massacred if Kobani falls to ISIS fighters, a U.N. envoy says
A man emerged through a sidewalk grate and threw a smoke bomb into a crowd of diners before fleeing back into the grate in N.Y. on Friday, police say.
Stepped up efforts by the U.S. to halt the spread of the Ebola virus will start at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday.
Six juveniles were taken into custody by police and charged late Friday for allegedly participating in a series of disturbing hazing rituals at a New Jersey high school.
Six members of a New Jersey high school football team were taken into custody by police on charges connected to a series of alleged hazing incidents.
Manufacturing difficulties have slowed distribution of this year’s flu vaccine, annoying pediatricians and forcing some people to wait.
Now you can take a virtual stroll through the mysterious 2,300-year-old tomb at Amphipolis in Greece, or twist and turn a 3-D model of the site.
Barrett Township supervisors cancelled Halloween trick-or-treating as authorities continue to hunt for Eric Frein, accused of gunning down a trooper.
Aaron Huntsman was sentenced to a year in prison for stealing jewelry and money from a man as he lay dying in a wreck in Connecticut in 2012.
Zoo staff used a fire extinguisher to keep the big cats at bay while crews rescued the tot, who is headed into surgery for a fractured skull.
The "Justice Now" march kicked off a weekend of planned events, including a vigil and a rally scheduled for Saturday.
"I'm absolutely reeling," said Rachel Sklar, who in 2010 founded Change the Ratio, a group focused on increasing visibility for women in tech.
The Metropolitan Police Department is trying to stop people from broadcasting police movements after protests in the wake of a fatal shooting.
Archaeologists have unearthed a village believed to be about 1,300 years old at Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona.
The order Friday appears to remove the last legal obstacle keeping gay and lesbian couples from getting married in the conservative state.