A football coach using his body as a shield, a teacher stuffing 19 students into a closet and a janitor's directions may have saved countless lives during a deadly school shooting in Florida last week.
A unique effort is underway in Georgia to safeguard elections by taking voting machines back to the future.
On average, nearly two dozen House members retire each cycle without seeking another office.
The Secret Service said Monday it detained someone scheduled to drive a press van in President Trump’s motorcade in Florida after agents discovered a personal firearm during a security check.
In a bizzare twist, a 17-year-old girl is being accused of setting up a plan to carjack her own father at gunpoint.
A wind-driven wildfire in rural central California forced mandatory evacuations and threatened hundreds of buildings Monday, including a historic railroad station, after it tripled in size overnight, officials said.
Pennsylvania's high court issued a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections Monday, the latest attempt to carve out voting boundaries in time for the state's May 15 primary.
A former Associated Press photographer who won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of the Korean War has died.
The Latest on a wildfire burning in central California (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Officials say they've made some gains against a wind-driven wildfire in rural central California that's threatening hundreds of buildings.
For a guy who sits down on the job, Austin Dillon picked a strange way to commemorate his Daytona 500 victory.
A British woman was arrested Monday after she allegedly left a scathing note on an ambulance that was responding to an emergency call.
Fergie has officially stolen the title of the most controversial National Anthem performance from sitcom queen Rosanne Barr.
As the nation continues to fight the flu, some families are sharing their stories in hopes of preventing others from facing similar tragedies.
Police are hunting for a couple who beat a New York City cab driver over an $18 fare as a crowd of bystanders reportedly stood and watched without stopping the assault.
A postal truck driver was shot to death early Monday on a highway near downtown Dallas, officials said.
A Minneapolis 911 dispatcher who worked “day-and-night to keep people safe” was tragically killed over the weekend after her car was struck by a church pastor who was driving the wrong way and is believed to have been drinking, police say.
Letters from Princess Diana to an AIDS victim, which show her compassionate nature, have surfaced in the U.K.
A Brazilian leader says that use of the military to combat rising violence in Rio de Janeiro could be a test case for other violent areas of Brazil.
Dallas police say a U.S. Postal Service worker has been found shot to death inside a mail truck along a busy highway.