Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is urging the country’s Supreme Court to review its decision stripping congress of its last powers, a ruling that set off a storm of criticism from the opposition and foreign governments.
The Latest on a lawsuit alleging sexual assault at Hawaii’s women’s prison (all times local): 5 p.m.
Thousands of supporters of arrested former President Park Geun-hye were expected to gather in South Korea’s capital on Saturday to call for her release.
The 11-year-old boy set out for a stroll with a friend in the main city of the disputed region of Kashmir.
A man who was shot at least twice by a Las Vegas police officer responding to a call about an armed man at a business was in surgery at a hospital, a police official said Friday.
A Marine has been arrested on suspicion of killing a woman and her adult daughter near a Southern California desert base.
A recall of the emergency anti-allergy medicine EpiPen is expanding to the U.S. and other markets in North America, Europe, Asia and South America because the allergy shots may not work.
The Latest on the case of a Tucson girl who went missing nearly five years ago (all times local): 4:40 p.m.
Police have found the remains of a six-year-old girl who went missing from her bedroom in Tucson nearly five years ago.
Three people have committed suicide and fourth jumped from a freeway bridge but survived during a single two-hour period in San Diego County.
The U.S. Department of Justice has filed a motion asking the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to expedite its appeal in the travel ban case in Hawaii.
A registered sex offender has been indicted on charges in the slaying and alleged rape of an Ohio State University student.
A Kansas man has pleaded guilty in the killing of his 7-year-old son whose remains were found near the family’s pigs.
Guatemala will hold a second trial for former dictator Efrain Rios Montt on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity.
Prosecutors have filed a lesser charge against a Florida woman previously facing up to 30 years in prison for the death of her infant daughter, who authorities say was beaten to death by her 6-year-old brother.
Carole Triem heard an unusual sound when she left an indoor swimming pool in downtown Juneau after her Friday morning workout.
A majority in Paraguay’s Senate has approved a constitutional amendment allowing the re-election of a president to a second term, a move that was termed illegal by opposition members and opposed by the Senate president.
A witness to a deadly Texas wreck involving a church minibus says the driver of a pickup truck that crossed the center line repeatedly apologized and acknowledged he had been texting while driving.
A woman who retired from the Detroit school district after nearly 40 years has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for a scheme to reap nearly $1.3 million for tutoring services that weren’t provided.
Ten women allege in a federal lawsuit that guards and a worker at a Hawaii prison sexually assaulted them while they were incarcerated.
Pakistani Christians imprisoned on terrorism charges for the lynching of two men after the 2015 church bombings in Lahore were allegedly told that if they renounced their faith and embraced Islam, their acquittal would be guaranteed.
Although many college basketball fans ripped up their NCAA Tournament brackets days ago, a North Carolina middle school student may consider having hers framed.