CLAYTON, Mo. -- A Florissant man was drunk, on drugs and mad at a friend when he toppled more than 100 headstones at a Jewish cemetery in University City more than a year ago, according to authorities.
Alzado Harris, 34, ...Read more
Bryan Stevenson wants people to examine an era of American history that goes ignored -- a chapter often left untold. It was a time, he says, of domestic terrorism.
Between 1877 and 1950, more than 4,400 black people died ...Read more
CHICAGO -- It's been nearly two years since United Airlines announced the launch of its Polaris long-haul international business class, with more luxurious seats, new airport lounges and revamped in-flight service. But ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie told House Democrats that Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former adviser, was behind much of the company's early focus on promoting public discontent...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- After four decades of dead ends, Sacramento law enforcement leaders announced Wednesday they arrested the man they believe was the East Area Rapist who killed and terrorized people in the 1970s and ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- French President Emmanuel Macron told a joint session of Congress on Wednesday that the United States should stay in the Iran nuclear deal and the Paris climate change accord, both international deals that ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The United States has slipped again among countries in an annual ranking of freedom of the press, according to a study that says a "climate of hatred" is growing worldwide toward the news media.
Citing the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Authorities have arrested a former police officer who is suspected of being one of California's most prolific serial killers and rapists -- the Golden State Killer.
According to law enforcement sources who ...Read more
MIAMI -- The rapid intensification of hurricanes, a fearful development that forecasters still struggle to predict, may be tied to an inner battle between a storm's thunderstorms and winds.
Forecasters typically look at ...Read more
BEIJING -- President Donald Trump is dispatching two of his top economic deputies to China in hopes of a quick deal on trade. They may find the reality on the ground more daunting.
Trump said on Tuesday that Treasury ...Read more
DALLAS -- One police officer has died and another was critically wounded in a shooting Tuesday by a gunman inside a Home Depot store in northeast Dallas, which set off a five-hour manhunt that ended with the chase and ...Read more
CHICAGO -- She was summoned to jury duty at the downtown Daley Center courthouse, but the Chicago attorney and mother to a newborn said she couldn't fulfill her civic duty because there was no private place to pump breast ...Read more
Paris has the Eiffel Tower. Rome has the Colosseum.
What, to the chagrin of city leaders, does the tiny community of Edgerton, Kan., in Johnson County have?
Just inside its northern border, it's got a weather-beaten 1987...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Republican congressional baseball coach Roger Williams was hitting infield practice Wednesday morning as Rodney Davis played catcher and Williams staffer Zack Barth backed them up around a flooded batters ...Read more
Every time I review a Marvel movie (with the exception of "Black Panther"), I can't help but use a simile that popped up while reviewing "Captain America: Civil War." These movies are like eating at a chain restaurant. It'...Read more
CHICAGO -- Globe-trotting fans of the Golden Arches may find some of their favorites in the new McDonald's opening Wednesday in Chicago's booming Fulton Market district.
McSpicy Chicken Sandwich from Hong Kong, anyone? ...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- She was a junior, a Ukrainian immigrant, at the University of California, Davis, bumming around Europe in the summer of 2009. He was a robotics engineer, almost 20 years her senior, but looked younger...Read more
Any questions on how a modern, democratic society devolves into a brutal, authoritarian regime almost overnight are addressed within the first few moments of "The Handmaid's Tale" when it returned to Hulu on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON -- The numbers are eye-popping. On Monday, EMILY's List, a political organization dedicated to electing Democratic women to office, announced that over 36,000 women had contacted them about running for office ...Read more
WASHINGTON--There are really just three ways to give up a seat in Congress on your own timetable: retire, resign or quit. And the method with the least attractive connotations has become particularly popular in the last ...Read more
- Suspect in Golden State Killer case, an ex-police officer, is arrested after decades
- After blackface incident, minority students at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo say they don't feel welcome
- A pileup of 14 distant galaxies is set to become the most massive structure in the universe
- Green thumb with pot earned him $22 million. What he did with the cash got him 5 years
- The NRA just broke a 15-year fundraising record