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One of three female undocumented immigrants who were allegedly kidnapped and assaulted was rescued at the south Texas residence of a U.S. Border Patrol agent who was found dead inside, authorities said Thursday.
Dr. Grazie Pozo Christie, a member of the Catholic Advisory Board and a conservative, says that in this first year of his papacy, Pope Francis has stirred up hearts and minds, not only among his flock, but also among a wider culture that is generally inhospitable, if not downright antagonistic, to the teachings of the Church of Rome.
Several members of a California community are outraged over a BMX video that shows riders jumping over homeless people.
Attorney General Eric Holder is endorsing a plan to reduce sentences for certain drug offenses, which he says could reduce the federal prison population by more than 6,500 inmates in five years.
This week, there was a massive attempt to gate-crash on the U.S.-Mexico border, part of the "Bring Them Home" campaign. A better name for it would be "Operation Return to Sender."
The lack of definitive information about the fate of Malaysia Flight 370 has baffled and riveted expert and average person alike. Even the promise of Chinese satellite images capturing the location of crash debris turned out to be false, as Malaysian authorities said a search of the area found nothing.
Aaron Stillday will appear in court on March 14 after he was charged with the assault of a child during a robbery.
A high school senior who filed suit against her mother and father for financial support and college tuition has returned to her home in Lincoln Park, New Jersey, the attorneys for her parents said in a statement Wednesday.
Bruce Davis -- a former associate of convicted killer Charles Manson -- was granted parole Wednesday in California, that state's Department of Corrections said.
When Melissa Seligman's husband left on his second deployment to Iraq in 2005, their 2-year-old daughter began banging her head on the floor. Recent studies show the children of warriors can be affected in profound ways.
Three people were killed and a state trooper was seriously injured in a series of crashes -- involving up to 50 vehicles -- that shut down the Ohio Turnpike on Wednesday, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
At least three people were killed in a blast that flattened two buildings and started a huge fire in East Harlem.
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A huge blast brought down two East Harlem buildings Wednesday, killing at least two people and inuring more than a dozen, authorities said.
When it seems there is no way out of a situation or you have problems you feel you can't solve, just don't quit.
Surveillance footage shows a man stepping on what may be a Molotov cocktail he ignited while trying to smash a window.
You've got to give the groundhog credit. He's getting every last drop out of his forecast of six more weeks of winter.
Law enforcement officials in Cuba and the United States are investigating a theft of at least 70 works art from the island nation with a value totaling more than $1 million, says the Miami art dealer who first reported the heist to U.S. authorities.