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A woman in California fought off a 300-pound black bear despite being bitten and clawed in the back. KEYT reports.
Three retiree firefighters from the FDNY died this week from illnesses believed related to the September 11, 2011, terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.
Police and protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, were engaged in an uneasy standoff in front of the city police department late Thursday after authorities arrested several individuals.
One moment, a man reaches into his vehicle after a South Carolina trooper asked for his driver's license.
Authorities found Jesse Matthew on a Texas beach some 1,300 miles from where he's wanted in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.
Ferguson, Missouri, Police Chief Thomas Jackson issues a video apology to the parents of Michael Brown, as well as to any peaceful protesters who feel he didn't do "enough to protect their constitutional right to protest."
U.S. intelligence and law enforcement agencies have no indications of a terrorist plot against U.S. subway systems, two U.S. law enforcement officials told CNN on Thursday.
An earthquake registering a preliminary 6.2 magnitude was centered 81 miles northwest of Anchorage, Alaska, Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The Navajo Nation will mark history Friday when it officially announces a $554 million settlement from the U.S. government, putting an end to years of litigation.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's internal audit arm has 85 shiny new submachine guns, locked and loaded.
The United States believes it has identified the ISIS militant in the video showing American journalist James Foley's killing, FBI Director James Comey said Thursday.
Attorney General Eric Holder will announce Thursday that he will resign after six years at the Justice Department helm. The attorney general has agreed to remain in his post until the confirmation of his successor, a Justice Department official has confirmed to CNN.
Bill Clinton addressed a number of crime and justice issues during a sweeping talk with CNN on Wednesday, including taking on the National Rifle Association and its pro-gun policy.
A man in Florida told a 911 operator that he killed his six grandchildren and his daughter before he killed himself.
The Pennsylvania attorney general's office is blaming a former state prison clerk for her own rape, in response to a federal lawsuit the woman filed.