Adam Beam, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 3:01pm
A Tennessee man says he spent five years in jail for a murder he did not commit because authorities framed him so they could protect another man who had bribed the sheriff and was related by marriage to a State Police detective.
The father of a Michigan tourist killed by an out-of-control driver in Times Square left a note at a memorial for his daughter, thanking New Yorkers for their support and saying her loss was a hole in his heart "that can never be filled."
Officials at a small private college say they suspended 13 students over hazing at an initiation into a secret social club that involved extreme alcohol consumption, and police are investigating a reported sexual assault that followed.
Holly Ramer, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 2:50pm
An independent investigation into sexual misconduct at an elite New Hampshire prep school found credible allegations against 13 former faculty and staff, along with evidence the school failed to either protect students at the time or fully investigate their complaints when asked 17 years ago.
Alicia A. Caldwell, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 2:46pm
The Trump administration said Monday it will extend until January a humanitarian program that has allowed roughly 58,000 Haitians to live in the United States, but it is hinting that further extensions are unlikely.
Dan Sewell, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 2:30pm
Prosecutors, attorneys and people across the Cincinnati region have had six months to analyze and debate the hung jury result in the murder trial of a white police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man.
Andrew Taylor, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 2:23pm
President Donald Trump is proposing to balance the federal budget within a decade by making sharp cuts to social safety-net programs like food stamps and Medicaid and offering optimistic estimates of economic growth and tax revenues to fulfill the promise of a government back in the black.
Meredith Hoffman, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 2:07pm
Each morning, Joanna Smith's 7-year-old son pulls on a T-shirt and shorts, boasts how fast he can tie his sneakers and heads to school. An honor-roll student who loves science and spelling, he often stays after class to run on the playground with his large group of friends.