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A man shot and killed his four children and the two adults who were looking after them, Texas authorities said.
Tom Foley and Ben Zimmer are concerned that U.S. cities big and small are failing to keep up with change
He has the trademark brown uniform and the badge of a newly minted sheriff's deputy. His only order? Get better.
One person was seriously wounded in a shooting Wednesday at a National Guard armory in Tennessee, a spokesman for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said.
Washington and Lee University cited slavery's "regrettable" role in the Virginia school's history and announced that it will remove Confederate battle flags from a chapel that serves as a major meeting place.
A wildfire that destroyed at least 36 homes and one business in Southern California in May was set intentionally, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department announced Wednesday.
A 84-year-old man shoots his son. So what does his grandson do, according to authorities, in his own father's defense?
Adam Ritchie, a Domino's Pizza manager in Cheyenne, Wyoming, said he'd never received a call like the one he got Monday night.
A woman renting a St. Louis home learned from a TV documentary that her residence was once used as a torture chamber.
Scientists are baffled by a massive school of anchovy that has moved into shallow waters off the San Diego coast.
What would you do if a pickup spewed smoke on you ... on purpose? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on "Prius repellent."
Two women were caught on camera trying to steal a family's beach equipment. CNN's Anderson Cooper has more.
Aaron Carroll explains how vaccines can prevent illnesses like smallpox and measles, which are on the rise
The presents had been opened; the wrapping paper was stuffed in the trash bin. Watching his 2-year-old daughter Cadence playing with her brand new Christmas toys, Kerry Hoffman was suddenly struck by a thought:
Paul Begala says Boehner's plan to sue Obama may just be a stunt to placate the tea party, or he may be hoping the Supreme Court's right wing will advance the GOP agenda that he could not.
Speaker John Boehner says President Obama has circumvented Congress with his executive actions and plans on filing suit against the President this month
With some paper in her office and an old box of colored pencils, Brazilian illustrator Carol Rossetti is reimagining how we see women.