Protests outside a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico turned violent Tuesday night as demonstrators threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, overturned trash cans and knocked down barricades.
Louisiana is poised to become the first state in the nation to expand its hate-crime laws to protect police, firefighters and emergency medical crews — a move that could stir the national debate over the relationship between law enforcement and minorities.
Celebrity commencement speakers are sending college graduates into the world with many useful words of wit and wisdom. Use your turn signal. Surround yourself with good people. Wake up. Perhaps most importantly: Your importance is not defined by the number of your Twitter followers.
Micah McDade put in long hours to prepare a secret for his fellow high school graduates last week. They had never seen Micah, who was born with cerebral palsy, walk. Local media reported that there wasn’t a dry eye in the place when Micah walked across the stage at graduation.
Half a century after the United States banned the sale of arms to its enemy in the Vietnam War, President Barack Obama surprised President Tran Dai Quang with news that he would lift the entire U.S. arms embargo. Vietnam responded with a promise of more sweeping access to its strategically valuable ports for the U.S. Navy.
Before last week, Candace Payne's infectious laugh was known only to her close friends and family. After she went into hysterics donning a toy Chewbacca mask in a video she posted online, more than 140 million viewers know it too.
Prosecutors failed for the second time in their bid to hold Baltimore police accountable for the arrest and death of Freddie Gray when an officer was acquitted Monday in the racially charged case that triggered riots a year ago.
The Supreme Court upended the conviction and death sentence of a black Georgia man Monday because prosecutors violated the Constitution by excluding African-Americans from the all-white jury that determined his fate.
After a weekend of furious lobbying by local and national gay-rights groups, the Democratic-controlled Charlotte City Council decided Monday against taking any vote on repealing its own nondiscrimination ordinance.
A .38 Colt Cobra revolver used by Jack Ruby to kill JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald. A .38 special and Colt .45 carried by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow. And now, a 9mm pistol used by George Zimmerman to kill Trayvon Martin. They’re all part of the darker side of memorabilia collecting.
After two investigations in April, the office of Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cevgaske fined the firm $10,000 on May 2, the maximum allowed under Nevada law. M.F. Corporate Services (Nevada) Limited’s decision to step away from its registered agent role for 1,024 companies was announced Monday.
Anchorage, Alaska, police officer Mitchel Veenstra's dashcam captured his response to a vehicle that had rolled and caught on fire Sunday, May 15 on Middlerock Road. Veenstra and several good Samaritans helped free the man whose arm was trapped under the car.
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Alaska police officer and good Samaritans rescue man from his burning car
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