A gunman who killed three people and injured nine others in Colorado Springs has been apprehended.
A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck off the northern coast of Chile
Chicago police have announced an arrest over a nine-year-old boy who was lured into an alley and shot dead, apparently in retaliation against his father who had gang ties.
Bolivian officials lay human trafficking charges over the buying and selling of a baby.
Donald Trump says he didn't ridicule a reporter with a disability and he wants an apology.
This year marks the seventh time Barack Obama has used his presidential powers to pardon a turkey.
Man faces criminal charges after jumping a fence and triggering a lockdown at the White House.
Big brands can hit the wrong note on Thanksgiving - a subtler holiday in the US than Christmas.
Spectators packed Manhattan sidewalks to watch the marching bands, floats and giant balloons of Macy's annual Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Donald Trump is in the firing line again after allegedly mocking a disabled reporter on stage.
Derek Medina killed his wife in South Miami, then posted a picture of her dead body on Facebook.
US president Barack Obama cracks jokes and pardons turkeys ahead of Thanksgiving.
Six jars of brain material were sold for for US$600 on eBay, a court heard.
Georgia sheriff personally pays for large sign to declare his town's attitude.
US crash victim Cara-Joy Purkis back home in Christchurch to recover with family.
Police officer who fired shot now "fears for his life", his lawyer says.
He jumped into Normandy, ran spies in Moscow, and has now retired at 90
Travellers to the Rio 2016 Olympics won't need a visa, under law change approved in spite of Paris attacks.
Donald Trump believes he has the ability to properly predict world events, including terrorism
Derek Medina claims years of abuse from his wife forced him to kill her, and post a picture of her dead body on Facebook.
Lucas Leonard was beaten to death in October for over 10 hours during a counselling session in upstate New York.
The US State department has published a map advising its citizens of the safest places to travel.
Two 7.6 earthquakes struck the Peruvian-Brazilian border within minutes.
The effort to defeat Islamic State will mean a US$50 million windfall for Europe's defence industry.
A white Chicago officer has been charged with murdering a black teenager.
Church custodian discovered the four-hour-old boy in a manger.
A non-profit group founded to combat obesity denies money received from Coke affected its work.
Two held after bullets fired into a crowd demonstrating outside a US police station.
Kingpin's son says the mob will keep New Yorkers safe from Islamic State terrorism.
Porous US-Canada border in spotlight as Canada prepares to welcome 25,000 Syrian refugees.