O.J. Simpson Granted Parole After 9 Years in Prison for Robbery
He can go free as early as October 1.
U.S. Olympic Swimmers’ Robbery Story Was Fabricated; Surveillance Video Emerges From Gas S…
American Olympians Ryan Lochte, Jack Conger, Gunnar Bentz and Jimmy Feigen, who had told the media that they had been held up at gunpoint the night of August 13 in Rio de Janeiro, may have fabricated their story, possibly in an attempt to cover up their behavior at a gas station.
Police Call UCLA Campus Shooting a Murder-Suicide; No Gunman at Large [UPDATED]
A gunman shot and killed two people on the UCLA campus in Los Angeles at about 10 a.m. Wednesday (local time), according to university officials. Police, FBI and other law-enforcement agencies are on the scene trying to locate the shooter, who remains at large.
Harper Lee, Author of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird,’ Has Died at 89
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee, died in her sleep Thursday night at the age of 89.
President Obama Announces New Measures to Reduce Gun Violence in Emotional Speech
At the White House on Tuesday, President Obama introduced 10 new provisions aimed at reducing the gun violence he says is plaguing the entire country, as evidenced by the spate of mass shootings that have occurred over the last several years.
Boston Marathon Bomber Apologizes to Families at Final Court Hearing
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev spoke in court Wednesday for the first time about the 2013 bombing at the Boston Marathon. “I would like to apologize to the victims and the survivors,” he said. “I did do it.”
Baltimore D.A. Announces Freddie Gray’s Death Was a Homicide; 6 Officers Charged
The State's Attorney in Baltimore, Marilyn Mosby, announced on Friday morning that the coroner's office had ruled the death of Freddie Gray a homicide. Gray died while in police custody on April 19, setting off a wave of protests and violence in the city that lasted several days, garnering…
Not an Accident: Co-Pilot of Germanwings Flight Intentionally Crashed Plane Into Mountains…
In a stunning turn of events, French prosecutors investigating Tuesday's crash of a Germanwings Airbus have said they believe that the plane's co-pilot caused the crash deliberately.
School Shooting Near Seattle; 2 Dead, Including Gunman, 4 Critically Hurt [UPDATED]
A gunman opened fire at a Seattle-area high school Friday morning, injuring multiple students before killing himself.
UPDATE: ‘Dozens’ of Gunshots at Canadian Parliament; One Soldier Killed, One Gunman Dead […
There were "several shooting incidents in downtown Ottawa" Wednesday morning, according to Ottawa police. The shooter or shooters have not been identified, though at least one is believed to be deceased.