San Francisco courts are testing a new approach to homeless crimes in which judges no longer issue arrest warrants for people who fail to appear in court or pay tickets for infractions such as loitering or sleeping in a park
The mayor of Portland, Oregon, hailed as heroes two men who were stabbed to death trying to protect two women police say were the target of an anti-Muslim rant by a man on a light-rail train
A Virginia State Police special agent killed by a convicted felon in a Richmond public housing complex was a father of three and former Marine who mentored disadvantaged kids and founded a youth wrestling club
Bonnie Kalanick, the mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, has died in a boating accident in California. Kalanick's father, Donald, was injured and is in stable condition.
Parents of teen girl who was filmed urinating in a bathroom stall say officials at a California high school aren't doing enough to punish the perpetrator who received a three-day suspension
While millions of Americans celebrate the long Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial start of summer, some veterans and loved ones of fallen military members wish the holiday would command more respect