The US criminal justice system tilts against public defenders. But some states are trying to fix the imbalance.
The city of Oakland, Calif., was already under federal oversight when a allegations of a salacious scandal surfaced. What will it take to get the department back on track?
A Democratic senator began a filibuster on Wednesday to force a vote on the so-called no fly, no buy bill.
A federal grand jury may bring charges against Noor Salman, the wife of Florida attacker Omar Mateen, according to law enforcement officials.
Police do not know the intentions of the Indiana man found with three assault rifles, high-powered magazines, ammunition, and explosive-making chemicals.
With the third, and most serious, trial of the Freddie Gray case set to begin Thursday, both sides of the case agree Judge Barry Williams is aptly qualified.
Davontae Sanford, a Detroit man who pleaded guilty to four murders he did not commit when he was 14 years old, was released from prison Wednesday after nine years in prison.
Hundreds of priceless artifacts were imported by a New York art dealer who is now awaiting trial in India.