Students at the Southern California high school where a popular photography teacher hung herself returned to class Tuesday, trying to process the confusion and grief over her death.
A Massachusetts judge has ruled that a teenager's confession to police that he killed his math teacher cannot be used in his murder trial.
University of California President Janet Napolitano says she is capping nonresident enrollment at UC Berkeley and UCLA to address concerns that California students are being displaced.
Police say a car fatally struck a 13-year-old central Florida girl who was sitting in the road after arguing with her mother and friends.
Top Pentagon officials say U.S. Central Command was wrong to have briefed reporters on plans for an Iraqi-led ground offensive in Mosul.
New Jersey state police say the driver of a pickup truck that went onto a frozen river, spun around repeatedly and then plunged through the ice with his dog inside has been charged with criminal mischief.
A stunned fisherman reeled in a Great White shark from the shore of the Florida panhandle Sunday.
U.S. marshals say a homeless ex-convict killed on Skid Row by Los Angeles police had an active warrant for violating probation in a bank robbery case.