Crows took over a Silicon Valley city. Officials hope green lasers will get them to leave.
A roost of crows in Sunnyvale, Calif., has grown bothersome over the past six years, and now the city is trying to get rid of them — with lasers.
A Tennessee couple tried to become foster parents. They were denied because they’re Jewish, lawsuit says.
Elizabeth and Gabriel Rutan-Ram, a Jewish couple from Tennessee, sued the state alleging constitutional violations of religious freedom and equal protection.
A Georgia sheriff’s deputy called Ahmaud Arbery a ‘criminal’ who ‘got the death penalty.’ He just resigned.
Houston County Sheriff's Deputy Paul Urhahn was suspended and about to be fired. Instead, he resigned on Wednesday.
In Fox interview, Olympian Caitlyn Jenner says record-breaking transgender swimmer shouldn’t compete with women
The Olympic gold medalist tweeted "WOKENESS is killing women's sports!"
He was a champion of LGBTQ rights in Florida. Police are investigating how his body ended up in a landfill.
Jorge Diaz-Johnston, a plaintiff in a landmark same-sex marriage case and brother to Miami's former mayor, was found dead in a landfill. Police are investigating his death as a homicide.
A Florida woman went on a night walk with her dog. A black bear attacked her: ‘I feel lucky to be alive.’
The minute Aydee and her dog reached her driveway, a black bear she didn’t see coming started to attack.
New Mexico is short on substitute teachers. The governor asked the National Guard and state employees for help.
As coronavirus cases soar and teachers call out sick, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham is asking National Guard members and state employees to volunteer.
Arkansas inmates sue after unknowingly being treated for covid with ivermectin: ‘They must be held accountable’
The inmates were allegedly told that the pills they were regularly administered included antibiotics, vitamins and steroids.
Doctors planned to take a covid patient off a ventilator. With 48 hours’ notice, his wife got a judge to stop them.
Doctors planned to turn off Scott Quiner's ventilator, which his wife believed was keeping him alive.
The U.S. declared China’s treatment of the Uyghurs a genocide. A Golden State Warriors co-owner said ‘nobody cares.’
Chamath Palihapitiya, a venture capitalist and part owner of the Golden State Warriors, is facing criticism after claiming 'nobody cares' about China's repression of the Uyghur ethnic minority.
An Oklahoma pastor has apologized after smearing his spit in a man’s eye during a sermon: ‘It got too live’
The pastor apologized a day after his sermon, calling what he did "disgusting."
A hiker went camping despite warnings about severe winter weather. Six rescuers in snowshoes had to save him.
It took six members of Haywood County Search and Rescue’s mountain-rescue team to reach the stranded hiker, authorities said.
Middle schoolers in N.J. faced racial slurs during a basketball game, official says. The district is investigating.
The Barnegat, N.J., basketball game marks the latest incident of students and coaches reporting alleged racist taunts against teen athletes.
A 250-year-old walnut tree was chopped down in Ohio. A brother and sister were hit with felony charges.
A black walnut tree that grew for more than 250 years in Ohio was felled in a matter of days.
A professor welcomed students to class by calling them ‘vectors of disease to me.’ He has been suspended.
Professor Barry Mehler told students it didn't matter how hard they worked since he randomly assigned them grades before the semester started.
A transplant surgeon used an electric beam to burn his initials into patients’ organs. He just lost his medical license.
The United Kingdom’s Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service determined the doctor’s actions were “borne out of a degree of professional arrogance.”
He faked his death to evade sexual assault charges, officials say. Police found him in a Scottish hospital.
A little less than two years after authorities say he faked his death from cancer, Nicholas Rossi Alahverdian was found sick with covid in a Scottish hospital.
Mom vows to find 7-year-old daughter after ex-husband fled with the girl to avoid having her vaccinated
A Canadian man said during an online talk show that he couldn't let his 7-year-old daughter get vaccinated — so he's keeping her from her mother.
A Missouri county’s ‘cluttered’ seal was ridiculed online. It prompted a global search for a replacement.
On Tuesday, St. Francois County Presiding Commissioner Harold Gallaher announced a design contest after the old one went viral on a subreddit page.
A top Democrat says lawmakers who ignore mask mandate should sit in ‘isolation boxes’ in House chamber
Assistant House Speaker Katherine M. Clark (D-Mass.) asked the sergeant-at-arms to place maskless lawmakers in "isolation boxes."