Two women who were detained in northern Montana by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents for speaking Spanish while shopping at a convenience store have reached an undisclosed monetary settlement in their lawsuit against the agency, the ACLU of Montana announced Tuesday.
A federal judge has rejected an effort from Oregon restaurants to stop the most recent COVID-19-related restrictions imposed by Gov. Kate Brown.
California can’t enforce a ban vanity license plates it considers “offensive to good taste and decency” because that violates freedom of speech, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.
A 15-year-old boy faces multiple charges in a shooting at a Wisconsin mall that left eight people injured, and he has been ordered held in secure juvenile detention rather than being released to his parents.
The U.S. government now plans to execute the first female inmate in almost six decades just days before President-elect Joe Biden, an opponent of the death penalty, takes office.
For those who are flying the friendly skies this week, the TSA is introducing new technology to help keep travelers safe and provide more convenience.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee said Tuesday that COVID-19 vaccines will be optional in the state’s K-12 public schools, once they become available.
The City of Chickasha is known for its ‘Festival of Light’ display, but now there’s hope it will also be known for a giant leg lamp from the holiday classic ‘A Christmas Story’.
Bruce Carver Boynton, a civil rights pioneer from Alabama who inspired the landmark “Freedom Rides” of 1961, died Monday. He was 83. Former Alabama state Sen. Hank Sanders, a friend of Boynton’s, on Tuesday confirmed his passing.
Powerful thunderstorms swept through parts of Texas on Tuesday night, causing damage in a city near Dallas.
RadioShack, a fixture at the mall for decades, has been pulled from brink of death, again.
As of last week, Texans in a few major cities can now get their prescriptions delivered right to their front door using Uber Eats.
University of Alabama football head coach Nick Saban has tested positive for coronavirus, the university said Wednesday. This is the second time Saban has tested positive for the virus after previously testing positive in October.
Rosa Felipe has been in a Miami hospital for the last eight months, ever since contracting COVID-19. Since she was on life support for so long, it impacted the circulation in her limbs.
A Virginia family was forced to grieve the loss of their daughter for a second time after an urn containing her ashes was stolen from their car.
A day after Pennsylvania made Democrat Joe Biden’s win in the state official, President Donald Trump and his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani are expected to attend a hearing led by Republican lawmakers over alleged election issues.
U.S. President Donald Trump has told allies he plans to pardon his former national security adviser Michael Flynn, who had pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI during an investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, a source familiar with the situation said on Tuesday.
An owl that was found in New York City’s Rockefeller Center Christmas tree has been released back into the wild.
President-elect Joe Biden will deliver an address on the day before Thanksgiving, highlighting the challenges Americans face this holiday as public health officials urge against travel and large gatherings.
Former President Barack Obama’s “A Promised Land” sold more than 1.7 million copies in North America in its first week, roughly equal to the combined first week sales of memoirs by his two immediate predecessors and among the highest ever for a nonfiction book.
Argentina soccer legend Diego Maradona died of a heart attack on Wednesday, his lawyer said.
Two Romanian weightlifters were stripped of their 2012 London Olympics medals on Wednesday after positive tests for steroids, bringing its record total of doping cases at any Summer or Winter Games to 77.
Tens of thousands of people fled their homes in low-lying areas of southern India and moved to evacuation shelters on Wednesday to escape a cyclone that was barreling toward the region’s coast.