Campers and hikers scrambled to leave the most popular recreation in the Angeles National Forest on Sunday as a fast-moving brush fire swept through the area. The blaze, referred to as the Tecolote Fire, started up around 2:30 p.m. and has scorched more than 350 acres near San Gabriel Canyon.
Police say the unidentified 35-year-old Philadelphia park ranger was brutally beaten Friday evening for telling his assailants they could not skateboard in the park
Philly's Mo'ne Davis has become a fan favorite, while the Jackie Robinson West squad has inspired for its rise from the Little League Urban Initiative
After one night of peaceful protests, unrest in suburban St. Louis produced renewed violence
National Guard called out in Ferguson, Missouri; key victory against ISIS in northern Iraq?; and a sad savings story for many Americans nearing retirement
Yonkers, N.Y., cop Joseph Barca saved Shammara Hamideh from fatally choking in 1993, and the two stayed in touch ever since
The Sultan of Brunei has earned protesters at his other hotels for passing harsh Sharia laws in his home country
Governor's move follows another night of unrest that police say led them to use tear gas to get crowds to disperse
Dr. Michael M. Baden, a pathologist hired to conduct an autopsy of the teen killed Aug. 9 in a police shooting, said one of the shots was to the top of Brown's head
Just prior to a new curfew being imposed, police attempted to disperse a crowd in the streets of Ferguson amid new unrest
National Transportation Safety Board officials say two trains collided early Sunday. Two Union Pacific employees were killed and two others were injured
As the Revel, Trump Plaza, Showboat and Atlantic Club casinos prepare to shut down soon, officials in Atlantic City are seeking ways to keep them from sitting empty
Ongoing uncertainty has prompted Missouri gov. to continue extraordinary measures in town roiled by police shooting of unarmed teen
Pair accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting two young Amish sisters from a farm stand in front of family's upstate N.Y. home
Defending champs received 57 of 60 first-place votes; top 5 rounded out by Alabama, Oregon, Oklahoma and Ohio State
Officials say it appears 58-year-old Darryl McNair was an innocent bystander who was hit by stray gunfire late at night
Cornell Brooks said the local police's handling of Michael Brown's death has been "very troubling"
DOJ says "extraordinary circumstances" and the family's request led to decision; state-performed autopsy to still be taken "into account"
Officials say girl was in car with man who had shot at police after critically wounding two in shooting in Camp Springs
A curfew was put in place for the overnight hours in Ferguson, Mo., but some protesters were still out late showing defiance over the Michael Brown shooting. Police say there was no looting. Omar Villafranca reports.