Police in West Virginia say a woman was overdosing on heroin when she crashed her car into a restaurant with her 2-year-old son in the backseat.
Prosecutors will continue questioning a former aide to Republican Gov. Chris Christie on trial in the George Washington Bridge lane closing case.
A former elementary school teacher who passed out after showing up drunk to a bowling alley field trip is getting a $75,000 settlement from the Wisconsin city she sued.
Police have identified the 17-year-old boy charged with shooting a good Samaritan who got off his bicycle to try to stop an armed robbery in Philadelphia.
A Los Angeles man found with multiple weapons and hundreds of pounds of ammunition in his home was charged with making terrorist threats to the Islamic Center of Southern California, authorities announced Tuesday.
Police said a murder-suicide by a Kenyan refugee in Virginia Tuesday may be terrorism, although the investigation remains in its early stages.
More Americans bought new homes in September, a sign that demand remains strong despite a shortage of properties on the market.
A former Penn State football player will serve five years' probation and register as a sex offender after pleading guilty to indecent assault.