Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America are calling for a boycott of Kroger until it bans shoppers from carrying firearms. So far, the nation's largest grocery store chain is resisting a policy change.
Fort Lee in Virginia was under a brief lockdown this morning as a female shooter barricaded herself in a building before turning her pistol on herself. No additional injuries have been reported.
The memorial service for Michael Brown, the black teen killed two weeks ago, blended mourning and prayer with calls to channel anger into constructive action.
Ailina Tsarnaeva turned herself in after a Harlem woman told law enforcement that Ms. Tsarnaeva had made a threatening phone call. She is the sister of alleged Boston Marathon bombers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Workers and loyal customers boycotted New England Market Basket supermarkets for six weeks in a bid to restore a management team that held out for worker-friendly management practices. In the end, they won.
In a video, Shirley Sotloff appealed directly to the self-proclaimed leader of the Islamic State, asking that her son, American journalist Steven Sotloff, not be punished 'for matters he has no control over.'
Alonzo Cushing, a Union lieutenant, will receive the Medal of Honor 151 years after he displayed heroism during the Civil War's Battle of Gettysburg.
Supporters of Darren Wilson, who killed black teen Mike Brown, have raised more than $200,000 for the Ferguson police officer. They've expressed sympathy for him in conspicuous ways, drawing criticism.
US Attorney General Eric Holder met Wednesday with community members and leaders in Ferguson, Mo., and acknowledged the discrimination blacks face across the nation. Protests began to calm down, as only six were arrested.
Ferguson remained relatively calm Tuesday night, with only periodic demonstrations and no explosives, live rounds, or tear gas. A grand jury takes up whether to indict the police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
Staten Island district attorney Daniel Donovan will convene a grand jury in the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner. While some have praised the move, the black community is skeptical.
Politicians and police in Missouri say much of the recent violence in Ferguson, Mo., is due to outside instigators, some associated with fringe groups.
An independent autopsy commissioned by the parents of slain teen Mike Brown has complicated both police and witness accounts of the altercation. Still, attorneys for Mr. Brown's family say there's cause to arrest the policeman in question.
Law enforcement says the new spate of violence in Ferguson, Mo., is 'coordinated' and 'premeditated.' But deep racial tensions persist, as the US Department of Justice calls for another autopsy of slain teen Mike Brown.
Michael Brown, aka "Big Mike," has been described as too "gentle" to play football. But a police report released Friday, and photos of Mike Brown flashing 'gang signs,' paint a different portrait of black teenager fatally shot Saturday, Aug. 9.
Ferguson police say the officer who shot and killed black teenager Mike Brown was six-year veteran Darren Wilson, who was following the report of a convenience store robbery that had just occurred.