The U.N.'s deputy human rights chief says the process of integrating leftist rebels into Colombian society after more than 50 years of war isn't going well.
The U.S. Supreme Court won't reconsider the case of a death row inmate convicted in the slayings of five fellow inmates during a 1993 prison riot in Ohio.
Southern California authorities say the deaths of a young woman and man who vanished in Joshua Tree National Park last summer were a murder-suicide.
The Latest on the sentencing of a man charged in the killing of a Navajo Nation girl (all times local): 2:15 p.m.
Three men have been arrested and charged with attempted murder after one of them shot at protesters outside a speech by white nationalist Richard Spencer at the University of Florida, police said Friday.
A continued pattern of above-average warmth this fall will keep heating costs down for consumers as they prepare financially for the approaching holiday season.
A K9 officer who served the communities of East Alton and Wood River, Ill., for eight years was laid to rest on Wednesday.
A veteran musher in Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race is accused of stealing four dog kennels from another competitor following this year's race.
The Catalonia region's controversial bid for independence has been an unavoidable topic at the prize-giving ceremony for Spain's prestigious Princess of Asturias awards.
The U.N. says two peacekeepers in Central African Republic have been wounded in clashes with mostly Christian anti-Balaka militias who attacked the southern town of Pombolo.
A national memorial to military women is celebrating its 20th anniversary.
A man suspected in the deadly Ohio shootings of a 7-year-old boy and three other relatives and a related non-fatal stabbing has pleaded not guilty to numerous charges including aggravated murder and attempted murder.
A recent college graduate charged with fatally beating his mother, grandparents and their caretaker with a baseball bat in Massachusetts has been found competent to stand trial.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders held a briefing Friday after the Senate passed a $4 trillion budget plan late Thursday.
Polish police have ruled out terrorism at the motive behind a knife attack that left one woman and seven other people injured at a shopping mall on Friday.
The Greek government has ordered the raising of a sunken cruise ship that foundered just off the holiday island of Santorini ten years ago, leaving two passengers missing and presumed dead.
New York police discovered one set of human remains Friday and hinted that there may be more to uncover in a part of the state that has been hit with a wave of recent killings carried out by the violent MS-13 gang.
Alabama authorities are searching for the person who committed a "sickening'" and "disturbing" crime after a pelican was discovered dead, with black electrical tape bound around its beak and rope wrapped around a wing and its feet.
New Jersey prosecutors are notifying thousands of people charged with drunken driving that their cases are being reviewed after a state police sergeant was accused of skipping a required step in the calibration of three alcohol breath-testing devices.
From a baby tiger cub to monitor lizards and a macaw, authorities have seized dozens of animals and filed charges against 16 people as part of what they say is the largest wildlife trafficking sweep in Southern California.