Former CIA Director and retired four-star Gen. David Petraeus will plead guilty to one charge of removing and retaining classified information, according to a deal announced by the Justice Department Tuesday.
Just one final step remains before a jury is seated in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
A California teacher was found hanging inside her classroom on Monday by a colleague and her students.
Georgia postponed its first execution of a woman in 70 years late Monday, as officials cited problems with the lone drug that would be used for the lethal injection.
Authorities say a 9-year-old boy was hospitalized after his 10-year-old brother apparently ran him over with a stolen car in Michigan’s northern Lower Peninsula.
The former suburban Chicago police officer convicted of killing his third wife and suspected in his fourth spouse’s disappearance is returning to court on charges of trying to hire someone to kill the prosecutor who helped put him in state prison.
Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson apologized Monday for the city’s “poor use of words and our insensitivity” in the Tamir Rice case, CNN reported.
Retired neurosurgeon Ben S. Carson has formally launched an exploratory committee to test the waters for a White House bid next year, providing the clearest signal yet about his intentions.
The Justice Department will conclude that there is a “pattern of police bias and excessive force” at the Ferguson, Missouri, police department, but is unlikely to directly charge former Officer Darren Wilson in the death of teenager Michael Brown.
Federal lawmakers staked out partisan positions on the eve of Obamacare’s second major showdown before the Supreme Court, with Democrats urging the justices not to create chaos in more than 30 states, while Republicans mapped out an escape route from the contentious health overhaul.
An emerging glut in U.S. oil markets is one more reason the U.S. government should lift long-standing bans of exporting oil to foreign customers, the head of one of the country’s biggest energy giants said Tuesday.
Even former vice presidents get called for jury duty.