(MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) -- Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in George Floyd's death, pleaded not guilty Thursday for allegedly violating the civil rights of a 14-year-old in 2017. This indictment alleges that Chauvin deprived the teenager of his right to be... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An Afghanistan woman fleeing the Taliban in Kabul went into labor aboard a United States Air Force plane evacuating people from the country. The woman, who was not named, went into labor mid-flight Aug. 21, while on a U.S. Air Force C-17... Read More.
(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- Chaos has enveloped Kabul after Afghanistan's government's collapsed and the Taliban seized control, all but ending America's 20-year campaign as it began: under Taliban rule. As the crisis intensifies, with images from Kabul showing Afghans storming the airport tarmac and climbing onto... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Rocket Lab successfully launched an experimental satellite for the United States Space Force on Thursday morning. The California-based aerospace company returned its Electron rocket to flight from its space launch facility on New Zealand's Mahia peninsula. About an hour after a successful liftoff... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Supreme Court last month remanded a lower court's ruling that police officers who used excessive force on a 27-year-old man who died in their custody were protected because they didn't know their actions were unconstitutional. And it's a decision that could... Read More.
(TERRE HAUTE, Ind.) -- An FBI Task Force officer and 30-year police department veteran was shot and killed in the line of duty Wednesday after being ambushed outside an FBI building in Indiana, police say. The incident occurred at approximately 2:15 p.m. local time, when... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — A federal judge found the United States Air Force 60% responsible for the mass shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, in November 2017. Devin Kelley opened fire inside the First Baptist Church, 40 miles outside of San Antonio, during a Sunday... Read More.
Filmmaker Ava DuVernay paid tribute to actress Suzzanne Douglas, who passed away Tuesday at age 64. The two worked together on Netflix's When They See Us, in which Douglas played Grace Cuffee. "Suzzanne Douglas was a quiet, elegant force as we made When They See Us," DuVernay wrote on Instagram,... Read More.
(WINTHROP, Mass.) -- A man allegedly rammed a stolen truck into a house before fatally shooting a retired Black Massachusetts state trooper and a Black Air Force veteran Saturday, according to police. Authorities said they are investigating the incident as a hate crime. The suspect... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — As the COVID-19 pandemic comes to a close, more Americans are seeking medical care -- only to find roadblocks to long-awaited elective surgeries or unexpected traumatic injuries: a critical national shortage of blood. In June, the blood supply dropped to "red" level,... Read More.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- A grand jury indicted a Portland, Oregon, police officer on an assault charge for what prosecutors allege was an "excessive and unlawful use of force" during a protest last summer. Portland Police Bureau Officer Corey Budworth was indicted Tuesday with one count... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration has determined that more than 3,900 children were separated from their families along the Southwest border after the Trump administration launched its controversial "zero-tolerance policy," and -- while several hundred children were returned to their home countries -- fewer... Read More.