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Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday.
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The United States is considering deploying about 150 soldiers for military exercises to begin in Poland and Estonia in the next few weeks, a Western official said Saturday.
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Celebrating Easter Sunday, Christianity's most joyous day, Pope Francis stood under sunny skies before a flock so numerous they overflowed the flower-bedecked St. Peter's Square.
It is a heartbreaking end to a grueling months-long mystery of what happened to 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver.
Around 11:30 Saturday morning police say they were called to J and M Jewelers on East Street for a report of a robbery.
'Scandal' ended with more questions than answers for the millions of gladiators who love the Shonda Rhimes-created show.
Hope, the tough little mixed-breed dog that won the hearts of many after surviving a horrific act of abuse, could have to undergo months of treatment after she is released from 24-hour intensive care.
Prosecutors have charged a Lynn teenager with murder, not because he allegedly killed someone, but because he was the purported accomplice of another teen fatally shot by the victim of an attempted robbery.
Hundreds of mourners have filled a Leawood church to celebrate the lives of a promising teen performer and his adoring grandfather gunned down at the Jewish Community Center.
A woman has pleaded guilty to setting fire to a Stamford home that belonged to her ex-boyfriend's mother.
Firefighters responded to at 918 Granville Rd. early Friday morning and extinguished a house fire, but not before the roof was destroyed and heavy damage was caused throughout the house.
Wisconsin police say a 76-year-old man killed his wife and then tried to kill himself.
SPRINGFIELD - Narcotics detectives arrested a 29-year-old Liberty Heights neighborhood man Thursday morning who they said was responsible for selling 1,000 bags of heroin a week.
An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.
EAST LONGMEADOW -- Police charged a 37-year-old Springfield man with shoplifting by concealing merchandise Wednesday morning after he allegedly attempted to steal a dozen or more tubes of toothpaste from the Dollar Tree on North Main St. Sgt.
Able-bodied men from the Nigerian town of Chibok have taken to the dangerous Sambisa Forest to search for more than 100 abducted girls and young women whom the military claimed to have freed from their Islamic extremist kidnappers, an education official said Thursday.