Chicago police investigated but dismissed a tip that on the night "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers later arrested and released from custody in the probe.
67-year-old Carlos Eduardo Nieto and 57-year-old Lorenzo Padilla Hernandez were given 30 and 24 months in jail respectively, with supervised release for an additional three years following their prison terms.
USA Gymnastics has appointed Li Li Leung its new president and CEO as it faces bankruptcy and the threat of desertification by the United States Olympic Committee. She will be USA Gymnastics' fourth CEO in the past 23 months.
A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Roger Stone to appear in court to consider whether to revoke his bail after the Trump confidant posted a photo on Instagram of the judge with what appeared to be crosshairs of a gun.
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson said Stone, a longtime Donald Trump confidant, must show for a hearing Thursday afternoon and prove why she shouldn't modify or revoke his bail or implement a full gag order in his case.
The 85-year-old justice walked unassisted to her seat beside Chief Justice John Roberts when the court began its public session Tuesday. She returned to the bench eight weeks after surgery for lung cancer.
The United States has a lot of debt and land to spare. So a group of a petitioners on Change.org are looking to make the biggest U.S. land deal since the Louisiana Purchase. This time, America is selling, not buying.
Vincent Doyle, a man whose father was a Catholic priest, told the Times he was shown a document containing the guidelines when he traveled to Rome. The Vatican confirms the document exists, but says it is "internal."
Sutton confirmed with the Montgomery Advertiser that he penned the editorial, in which he claimed that after the Civil War, former slaves would borrow robes and horses from their former masters and ride to scare off evil-doers.
When people move to North Texas, in my experience, one thing that tends to fascinate them is the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Fifty-five-years later, Dealey Plaza, where it happened, remains one of the top tourist destinations in the area.
Does a tweet from President Trump criticizing Alec Baldwin’s impersonation of him on “Saturday Night Live” count as a threat against the actor? That’s what Baldwin is apparently asking after Trump lashed out at the comedy show and NBC following Baldwin’s latest go-round as the commander in chief.