Little Rock police say they need the community’s help combating crime after five people were fatally shot last week and the city recorded its 37th homicide of the year.
China’s U.N. ambassador is urging the international community to support President Xi Jinping’s new four-point proposal to end the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict and establish an independent Palestinian state.
After 30 years on the run, a foreign national wanted on federal drug charges has been captured.
The dozen inmates who busted out of a jail in Alabama used peanut butter to fool a new guard into opening an outside door, investigators revealed Monday, shedding light on how so many inmates got a taste of freedom.
A pair of pawn shop workers who provided a key tip that helped authorities capture a fugitive polygamous sect leader will split a $50,000 reward from the FBI, the agency revealed Monday.
The IAAF is not ready to lift Russia’s suspension from track and field competitions as the country fails to fully accept the findings of an investigation into its state-sponsored doping scheme.
Mexican officials say the police chief of the central Mexico city of Celaya and one of his bodyguards have been found slain.
A former official who stole more than $250,000 from a New Jersey agency that provides education to underprivileged children and used the money to buy a Maserati and expensive fur coat is now headed to prison.
The Latest on a North Carolina fugitive who police said killed a man (all times local): 4:25 p.m.
The Latest on the escape of 12 inmates from a county jail in Alabama.
An official crucial to running Kenya’s presidential election next week has been found tortured and killed, the electoral commission chairman said Monday, as concerns grew that the East African nation’s vote again would face dangerous unrest.
The death of a Pittsburgh man more than two decades after he was shot has been ruled a homicide.
McCloughan is credited with saving the lives of members of his platoon nearly 50 years ago in the Battle of Nui Yon Hill in Vietnam.
Police say an employee was found dead in a walk-in cooler at a restaurant in a Cincinnati neighborhood.
New Hampshire police say a man ingested heroin in a bathroom at a Dunkin’ Donuts during a visit with his 9-year-old son and had to be revived with an opioid-overdose antidote.
The Latest on the search for a man suspected in an armed robbery and homicide in Minnesota (all times local): 2:35 p.m.
President Donald Trump awarded the nation’s highest military honor Monday to a Vietnam War veteran who saved wounded soldiers from a kill zone despite his own serious injuries.
The Latest on Venezuela’s election of an assembly to rewrite its constitution (all times local): 3:10 p.m. Venezuela’s chief prosecutor says the newly elected constituent assembly is certain to do away with the last vestiges of democracy in Venezuela, but says she she intends to continue in her post.
Researchers who have studied decades of temperature and suicide data in India say climate change could lead more of the nation’s farmers to kill themselves.
Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld kept a satellite picture of the Korean peninsula in his office that showed South Korea at night lit by millions of lights–and North Korea dark except for a small dot: Pyongyang.
Authorities closed off a popular bay on an Adirondack lake to boaters Monday, scuttling an annual alcohol-fueled party from being held there a year after a fatal boat crash followed the event last summer.
Italy’s defense minister says her country will work with Cyprus to bolster security in the Mediterranean sea.
Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio was found guilty on Monday of criminal contempt.
China’s U.N. ambassador says the United States and North Korea hold “the primary responsibility” for de-escalating tensions and negotiating peace on the Korean Peninsula — not China.