A small-town sheriff who gained national attention for his leadership during a 41-day standoff with armed occupiers at a wildlife refuge in rural Oregon is resigning
Fewer Americans than ever—an average of 50% last year—belong to a church, synagogue, or mosque, a Gallup Poll has found. Membership had been at least 70% from 1937 through 1976. The drop has accelerated in the past 20 years. The main reason is that fewer people have a...
A paddleboarder has been convicted of assault for hitting a surfer with his paddle during an argument over a wave off the Southern California coast
Strong storms again roared across the South on Thursday, toppling trees and leaving more than 100,000 people without power across Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas
Authorities say the remains of twin human fetuses have been found at a San Diego wastewater treatment plant and police are trying to find the mother
A minister at a secretive North Carolina church has been sentenced to 34 months in prison and ordered to pay more than $466,000 in restitution for his role in an unemployment fraud scheme involving businesses owned by church leaders
Police say they've broken up a band of scooter-riding robbers from the San Francisco Bay Area who broke into 40 cars over the weekend in Los Angeles