Nicole Pyles, a 16-year-old Black student in North Carolina, says an umpire asked her to remove her hair beads if she wanted to keep playing softball.
In an appearance on Fox News, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said he plans to pardon all residents who faced charges for violating pandemic health mandates.
House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) joined other Republicans in bashing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's decision to keep a mask mandate on the House floor.
Elon Musk announced that Tesla would not accept bitcoin, citing concerns over the fossil fuels used to power the cryptocurrency.
A Georgia man drilled holes into a U-Haul truck to steal gas for his pickup amid a shortage across the East Coast, causing a leak that took firefighters hours to clean up.
Body camera footage from D.C. police Officer Michael Fanone shows him screaming in agony after a pro-Trump mob dragged him down the U.S. Capitol steps, beat him and Tasered him.
Caleb Kennedy, 16, left “American Idol” after a video with a friend wearing what appeared to be a Ku Klux Klan hood circulated online.
On Tuesday, federal authorities arrested a retired NYPD officer and two other officers for allegedly accepting thousands in cash bribes from a tow truck company.
Michigan state Rep. Matt Maddock’s bill, which he has dubbed the "Fact Checker Registration Act," would require fact-checkers to register with the state and insure themselves with $1 million fidelity bonds.
Audrey Francisquini allegedly sneaked into American Senior High School in Miami and handed out fliers with her Instagram handle.
Houston authorities have not yet found the tiger. But they arrested Victor Hugo Cuevas and charged him with evading arrest and fleeing from police.
Mustafa Qadiri of Irvine, Calif., faces multiple federal charges. The government has seized the Ferrari, Lamborghini and Bentley he is said to have purchased with PPP funds.
Veteran Miami-Dade Police Lt. John A. Jenkins resigned as vice president of a South Florida police union. His attorney has denied the rape allegations.
Forest Grove, Ore., police did not arrest off-duty officer Steven Teets after he attacked a home that was displaying a Black Lives Matter flag. Teets and a responding officer have been charged.
Shibani Balsaver and Sheilanee Sen are suing the Los Angeles Police Department over a violent mix-up related to a rented U-Haul truck, which LAPD officers thought was stolen.
Derrick D. Jackson was charged with using interstate commerce to execute a murder-for-hire.
The bill — which would crack down on unsolicited mail-ballot applications and voter assistance and grant new powers to partisan poll watchers — passed 78-64 Friday afternoon after heated debate.
The Oregon Health Authority said at least 74 people associated with Peoples Church have tested positive for covid-19 — one of the state’s largest workplace outbreaks.
Pfizer and BioNTech, which have distributed more than 170 million doses of their coronavirus vaccine under an emergency authorization, asked the Food and Drug Administration for full approval for the drug.
Cinda Mickols arrived at her house in Tehachapi, Calif., to find that an unusually large flock of the endangered condors had pooped all over her deck.