Thousands of gun-rights activists rallied peacefully at the Virginia Capitol on Monday under a heavy police presence, protesting plans by the state's Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation.
An inmate in a central California prison bashed a convicted child molester over the head with a cane last week, inflicting an injury so severe that it later killed him – cutting the man’s life-sentence short, officials said Monday.
This little-known story was highlighted in a school play written and directed by current members of the Oakland Tech class of 2020, who interviewed some of the original Apollos and created an original script.
A Hawaii man with a history of run-ins with police and neighbors was facing eviction when he stabbed his landlord and killed two officers before the house he and two women were believed to be in burned, authorities and neighbors said Sunday.
2 people are dead and 15 injured after a shooting at a bar in Missouri.
China reported Monday a sharp rise in the number of people infected with a new coronavirus, including the first cases in the capital.
The launch is an important one for SpaceX and NASA as the commercial crew program continues into the phase that many officials describe as “the final dress rehearsal.”
The NYPD is searching for a man who raped a woman in Queens on January 18.
A Pennsylvania cake decorator has gone viral after creating an amazing life-sized deer cake.
Water from a broken water main on the Upper West Side floods into subway tunnels.
A water main on the Upper West Side broke Sunday morning, causing service suspensions on the subway and diverting traffic. (Credit: CitizenApp)
Snow plow crews worked into the hours of darkness on January 18 to clear snow from residential streets in St John, Newfoundland, after a massive blizzard struck the area. Credit: @nanlover709 via Storyful
Dancehall is one of the world’s fastest-growing music genres in the world, and some of the biggest names in hip hop and pop music are getting in on the action. But where do we draw the line between appropriation and appreciation?
A new app called BusyKid is teaching kids how to become financially literate and successful. The app allows children, with their parent’s oversight, to buy fractional amounts of a share of a stock and also teaches children about donating to charities and saving. Children earn money by doing chores at home like getting the mail, helping someone or babysitting a sibling, and they receive a paycheck every two weeks.
On a regular day, Ponce Laspina, the man who runs El Maestro Boxing Ring is teaching kids that they can make positive change and are valuable to their community. Now he’s practicing what he preaches, coordinating donations that, next weekend, will fill a 40-foot shipping container headed to Puerto Rico to help the victims of the recent earthquakes.
Molloy College and a local nonprofit are teaming up to lend their voices to Google for the company's new "Project Euphonia" initiative, to make speech technology more accessible to people with disabilities.
A new bill in New York allows anyone over the age of 18 to receive a copy of their original birth certificate, happy news for thousands of adoptees.
Thousands gathered in cities across the country Saturday as part of the nationwide Women's March rallies focused on issues such as climate change, pay equity, reproductive rights and immigration.
Avery Reynolds has been located and appears to be safe, according to the Austin Police Department.
Researchers say they have successfully created another embryo of the nearly extinct northern white rhino in a global effort to keep the species alive. Just two animals remain, and both are female.