Afghans set to release 1,500 Taliban; US wants less violence

After a series of delays, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has agreed to release 1,500 Taliban.

AP sources: Inmate fatally beaten at US prison in Illinois

An inmate was killed Thursday after being beaten inside a high-security federal prison in Illinois.

Suit: Website sold ammo to underage accused Texas shooter

A lawsuit alleges that a teenager accused of fatally shooting 10 people at a Texas.

Virginia lawmakers reject assault weapon ban

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s push to ban the sale of assault weapons has failed after.

Coroner: 2 new Mississippi inmate deaths were from beating

A coroner says two inmates were beaten to death in an understaffed Mississippi prison that.

12 shot, five dead, in single day of shootings in Baltimore

Authorities say 12 people have been shot, five of them fatally, in eight separate weekend.

Florida officer charged with violating women’s civil rights

A Florida police officer has been indicted on federal charges following allegations that he sexually.

Video games more often blamed when school shooters are white

(Reuters Health) – In the wake of school shootings, people are more likely to blame.

Woman accused of threatening to shoot up old school

Authorities have arrested an 18-year-old Oklahoma woman accused of threatening to carry out a mass.

Brawl after high school football game involves hundreds

Police in Rochester, New York, say hundreds of people were involved in fights that erupted.