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An Air Force officer who was a branch chief for the service's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response program was arrested and charged with sexual battery over the weekend.
An elderly nun and two other protesters are in federal court for breaching security at one of the nation's most secure nuclear facilities.
Like Amanda Berry, who ran to freedom Monday after years in captivity, Tonia Carmichael was abducted and held by a male captor not far from her Cleveland home.
Three women, missing for years, were found alive in a home in Cleveland Monday night, police announced in a development hailed as a miracle by their families.
Singer Lauryn Hill's failure to pay federal income taxes for three years hass earned the singer a three-month prison sentence.
Jurors hearing the Michael Jackson wrongful death trial may again be faced with a stark vision of the dead pop icon Tuesday as the wrongful death trial continues Tuesday.
The state of California is set to fine Pacific Gas and Electric Company $2.25 billion for the deadly San Bruno, California, pipeline rupture in September 2010.
A referee who died after being punched by a teenage player knew well the violence that too often surfaced in his recreational soccer league. But neither he nor his family thought it would turn deadly, his heartbroken daughter told CNN Monday.
Robel Phillipos, one of three friends accused of helping Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev cover up his alleged crime, will be released into his mother's custody on $100,000 bond, a judge ruled Monday.
Amanda Knox says she's scared to return to Italy to face a new trial nearly six years after her study-abroad roommate's slaying. But she's considering it.
A Minnesota man arrested after investigators found weapons and explosives in his home was scheduled to appear in federal court in St. Paul Monday afternoon.
A Texas group run by a self-described anarchist has posted what appears to be the first video of the live firing of a handgun created with a 3-D printer.
There may not be a single cemetery in Massachusetts or in the entire country that is willing to be Tamerlan Tsarnaev's final resting place, a funeral director told CNN on Monday.
As one bombing suspect recovers in a prison hospital and the other's body is being rejected by cemeteries, a whirlwind of new developments are swirling around the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings.
A referee for a recreational soccer league who was punched in the face by a teenage player who didn't like his decision has died, police in Salt Lake City said.
The tale of Brenda Heist, the Pennsylvania mother who abandoned her two children only to turn up in Florida 11 years later, has taken another unlikely turn.
For those who haven't been following every twist of the Jodi Arias trial, here are some things you should know as it comes to a close.
The FBI said Friday that it is now assisting in the investigation into the death an accomplished Pittsburgh doctor who, local authorities say, might have died from cyanide poisoning.
The Department of Homeland Security has ordered U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents to verify, "effective immediately," that every foreign student who wants to enter the United States has a valid student visa, a U.S. government official told CNN on Friday.
The trail of clues after bombings that shattered the Boston Marathon last month has provided investigators with abundant information.