Authorities say a gang member who was recently freed from jail killed his cousin and stole his car Monday, then shot and killed a California police officer and wounded his partner before being wounded himself.
Orange County sheriff’s deputies fatally shot Keo Crockett, 46, who had been wanted in a Mebane home invasion and who they say came out of a house Saturday, February 18, 2017, pointing a handgun at them.
The U.S. Senate on Friday confirmed President Trump’s pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, the first step in a reordering of the EPA, including a transfer of its enforcement responsibilities to states and localities.
Against No. 14 Virginia’s fierce defense, Blue Devils freshman Jayson Tatum scored 21 of his game-high 28 points in the second half to lead No. 12 Duke to a 65-55 men’s basketball win at John Paul Jones Arena.
The astonishing assassination of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un's half-brother rippled across Asia as Malaysian investigators scoured airport surveillance video for clues about the two female assailants and South Korea offered up a shaky motive: paranoia.
In a game moved because of water problems in Chapel Hill, the North Carolina Tar Heels led Notre Dame by as many as 13 points early in the second half then withstood a Fighting Irish rally to win 83-76.
NC State couldn’t miss early but couldn’t get a stop late when it needed one most. Senior Davon Reed scored a career-high 26 points to lead the Miami Hurricanes to a 84-79 comeback win over the Wolfpack on Saturday afternoon at PNC Arena.