The body of TV icon Sherman Hemsley remains stored in an El Paso, Texas, funeral home freezer five weeks after his death from lung cancer.
Cleanup crews found two bodies beneath the rubble of a train derailment and bridge collapse in Northbrook, Ill., a suburb of Chicago, officials said.
The federal judge in Virginia presiding over the case of 14 accused Somali pirates has recused himself because of a potential conflict of interest.
Firearms are the preferred method of suicide for both men and women, though women are less likely to shoot themselves in the head, U.S. researchers found.
A federal judge in Virginia refused a Justice Department request to delay the trial of 14 alleged Somali pirates for a year.
Five Somalis charged with piracy for attacking a U.S. Navy ship are nearing the end of their trial in Norfolk, Va.
Miami Heat guard Gary Payton was suspended without pay for Monday's game against the Charlotte Bobcats after verbally abusing officials last weekend.
A Chicago Metra crew member used a vulgar phrase that includes the word "mother" to refer to passengers, the Chicago Tribune said Saturday.
An agreement signed by Texas and Union Pacific Railroad officials may become a blueprint in other states to solve transportation problems.
Tenth-ranked North Carolina, which trailed at the break, rallied in the second half for a 115-81 win over George Mason Sunday afternoon.
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