Sheriffs from across the country launched a crowdfunding site to help raise money for a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border. They say they are concerned about illegal drugs crossing the border and human trafficking.
While lethal predator control is a common tool of farmers and ranchers, a new study says there’s little evidence to support its effectiveness compared to nonlethal methods. Carnivores such as wolves, mountain lions and bears are declining.
A woman is dead and a tow truck driver is in critical condition in Watertown, Massachusetts, after the driver struck and killed the woman crossing the street, and her son stabbed the driver multiple times in the torso, authorities said.
A doctor testifying in the trial of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the death of a Laquan McDonald says it's impossible to determine the exact order of the 16 gunshot wounds the black teenager had.
Arthur Mitchell, who broke barriers for African-Americans in the 1950s as a ballet dancer with the New York City Ballet and who would go on to become a driving force in the creation of the Dance Theatre of Harlem, has died.
A muppets puppeteer was criticized after tweeting that Bert, whom he created, and Ernie are not gay. The tweet came as Sesame Workshop issued a statement denying the PBS characters were in a LGBT relationship.
Bob Fecht, president of the Cheyenne Animal Shelter in Wyoming, was suspended 60 days after he was accused of ordering an animal control officer to pepper-spray a pit bull that was euthanized the next day.