Tens of thousands of spectators swarmed the launch field Saturday for the first mass ascension of the 44th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
As a 26-year-old killer gunned down victims inside a college classroom, he spared one student and gave him a package to deliver to authorities, according to the grandmother of a student who witnessed the deadly rampage in Oregon.
In a time of great mourning following the shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg Thursday, thousands across the nation are joining forces to help in any way they can.
A Guatemalan emergency official says the number of people killed when a hillside collapsed on a group of homes has risen to 56.
Pope Francis recently visited Philadelphia, and one local pastor was so excited about the papal visit that he built an LEGO model of the Vatican.
Pasco police say they have received multiple reports of a man jumping from the Blue Bridge in Pasco earlier Friday morning.
The nine people killed after a gunman opened fire on an Oregon community college campus Thursday took different paths to the small rural college, ranging from teens starting college for the first time to adults who were seeking a second career. One was an assistant professor of English at the college.
The 26-year-old gunman who opened fire in a community college English class, killing nine, was a boot camp dropout who studied mass shooters before becoming one himself.
A federal agency says the gunman who killed nine people at Umpqua Community College had body armor and was armed with three pistols, a rifle and five additional magazines.
The county's top law enforcement officer spoke out against state and federal gun-control legislation last year, telling a legislative committee that mandating background checks for private, person-to-person gun sales would not prevent criminals from getting firearms.
At least nine people were killed and 9 others wounded Thursday, the fourth day of classes at Umpqua Community College in this former timber town 180 miles south of Portland.
Justin Bieber was drunk during his surprise appearance with hip-hip duo Rae Sremmurd in New Zealand on Thursday night.
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In a news conference, Pres. Obama said the US is becoming numb to mass shootings and that perpetrators have sickness in their minds.
A student at the Oregon community college where a mass shooting occurred says the gunman shot her teacher and asked others in her classroom about their religion before spraying more bullets.
If the repurposed military "duck boats" are ultimately returned to the road, they will no longer use the bridge that was the site of the crash, company attorneys said.
A gunman opened fire at a rural Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least 10 people before dying in a shootout with police, authorities said.
Hurricane Joaquin unleased heavy flooding as it roared through sparsely populated islands in the eastern Bahamas on Thursday as a Category 4 storm, with forecasters warning it could grow even stronger before carving a path that would take it near the U.S. East Coast.