An hourslong standoff in Clarksville, Tenn., between police and a man linked to a woman's disappearance ended Friday with police fatally shooting the man, who had fired at SWAT officers while barricaded inside his apartment complex, authorities said.
A woman has been sentenced to 20 years after admitting she was driving drunk when her vehicle struck and killed two men in Lexington, Ky., in 2016.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Engineers and state and university officials met hours before a new pedestrian bridge collapsed in southern Florida, killing six people, but concluded a crack in the structure was not a safety concern, Florida International University said on Saturday.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he strongly disagrees with a parole board's decision to grant parole to an ex-radical convicted in the 1971 killings of two police officers.
The Defense Department has released the names of seven airmen who were killed Thursday when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq.
The helicopter crashed shortly after takeoff, according to residents of the town of Qaim, near the Syrian border.
The U.S. Navy identified the two aviators who died Wednesday after their F/A-18F Super Hornet jet crashed off the coast of Key West, Fla.
Four people were confirmed dead after a newly installed pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, leaving eight vehicles trapped under the sprawling wreckage.
The Latest on the case of a New Mexico man who killed five family members as a teen (all times local): 4:15 p.m.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Six to 10 people were killed when a newly erected pedestrian bridge spanning several lanes of traffic collapsed at Florida International University on Thursday, U.S. Senator Bill Nelson of Florida told local TV station CBS Miami.