A University of Missouri graduate teaching assistant is accused of grabbing a teenage family member by the hair and pulling her out of school because she wasn't wearing a traditional headscarf worn by some Muslim women.
A Benghazi native currently serving as a teaching assistant at the University of Missouri was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of child abuse after police said he âvery violentlyâ pulled a 14-year-old female relative out of school by her hair because she wasnât wearing a Muslim headscarf, the Columbia Tribune reported.
Authorities have arrested a central New York man who claims a loaded shotgun he was holding discharged accidentally when he tried to stand up, striking and killing a 7-month-old boy.
Minneapolis Fire Chief John Fruetel has met with protesters outside a police station to discuss concerns about campfires there and emergency access to the site.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has cancelled a press conference in which his campaign said he would be endorsed by as many as 100 black evangelical religious leaders.
The lawyer for a college student who jumped over the White House fence while draped in an American flag says his client was committing an act of civil disobedience and didn't intend to harm anyone.
Chicago says it's expanding a program to provide police officers with body cameras.
The American aid worker imprisoned for five years in Cuba says he had no trouble bringing sophisticated communications gear into the country.