Chicago: Chicago prosecutors filed hate crime and other felony charges Thursday against four young men and women accused of holding captive and assaulting a man with special needs in a racially charged attack broadcast ...

Four black suspects are being charged with kidnapping, assault and hate crimes for holding a white man with special needs hostage and torturing him for hours, police in Illinois said. It is unclear if he was targeted ...

Neil Lennon accepts Hibs are considered favourites ahead of this evening’s table topping Championship clash with Dundee United. But he has scorned the opposition’s attempts to portray their own title assault as a ...

HONOLULU (AP) — A man accused of biting a Hawaiian Airlines flight attendant during a July flight from American Samoa to Hawaii was sentenced to three years of probation Thursday for interfering with a flight crew. ...

US President Barack Obama called on congressional Democrats Wednesday to "fight" to preserve his signature health care reform, with its future in doubt as Donald Trump's incoming administration vowed a swift repeal of ...

The man who attacked a woman while she was jogging in Mont St-Bruno provincial park in September was sentenced to a prison term of more than four years on Wednesday.  Yves Roy, 46, received the sentence after pleading ...

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump lodged another unprecedented assault on U.S. intelligence agencies Wednesday, promoting the credibility of WikiLeaks founder and editor Julian Assange at their expense. Trump ...

Conservative leadership candidate Lisa Raitt waged a frontal assault against potential rival Kevin O'Leary today, accusing him of using Donald Trump-style tactics and theatrics that would kill any chance of the ...

Democrats have an emerging strategy to defend the Affordable Care Act from Republican assault, daring their opponents to defy the “Pottery Barn rule”: They’re about to break the health-care system, and that means ...

A House panel formed by Republicans to investigate the procurement of human fetal tissue for medical research has recommended stripping federal funds from Planned Parenthood, heralding a new congressional assault on the ...

A white teenager in Pennsylvania has been charged with cyber harassment for reportedly posting a racist video on Snapchat. The video emerged after a black student, the subject of the video, was charged with assault for ...

US Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said that Republicans are plotting and soon will be executing a full-scale assault on the American healthcare system. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The first big fight of the new US ...

Melbourne: An 18-year-old man will face court on Thursday after a couple returned home to find an intruder in their bed. Police arrested the 18-year-old on Wednesday and charged him with burglary, criminal damage, ...

CUMRBIA Police saw a reduction in violent crime over the Christmas and New Year period. Between December 14 and January 3, 421 violent crimes were recorded across the county – last year saw 534 for the same period. ...

ISTANBUL — The Turkish authorities said on Wednesday that they had identified the fugitive gunman who went on a deadly rampage at an upscale Istanbul nightclub in the early hours of New Year’s Day, although they did ...

MANILA — A manhunt was underway Wednesday for more than 150 inmates who escaped from a jail in the southern Philippines after it came under attack by gunmen overnight.One guard was killed and another wounded in the ...

A former Nets second-round pick was one of four people arrested Friday after a juvenile was kidnapped, robbed and assaulted in Torrington, Conn. on Thanksgiving, police said. Jordan Williams — who was selected No. 36 ...

Joshua Horowitz, the Executive Director for the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, thrice came up empty when asked questions about “assault weapons” on Tuesday’s broadcast of Fox News’ “Tucker Carlson ...

Turkey’s government is pushing to extend a nearly six-month-old state of emergency following the deadly New Year’s attack claimed by Islamic State, as it struggles to contain rising terrorist threats. On the third ...

Syria's main rebel groups say they are suspending participation in preliminary Russia-brokered peace talks later this month in Kazakhstan’s capital, Astana, in protest of frequent violations by the regime of a ...