Animal control officials in Orange County, N.C., haven’t seen an emu on the loose in a decade. An owner has not yet come forward to claim the emu.
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In widely shared videos, two students accused a staff member at the all-male, historically black school of sexual harassment. The college has expanded its investigation to other employees.
Mr. Epstein was allowed to leave jail to work. A lawyer recently said that he used that privilege for “improper sexual contact,” and a Florida sheriff has opened an internal inquiry.
After a pod of whales washed up on the shores of St. Simons Island, dozens of beachgoers raced to push them out to sea.
Sweaty snapshots from across the country.
With agents targeting recently arrived families from Central America, the federal authorities intend to arrest as many as 2,000 people. Here’s how that works.
Berkeley’s City Council this week voted to purge gender pronouns from its municipal code. He or she will be banished in favor of they, even if referring to one person.
After high-profile police shootings, the legal and disciplinary process can play out for years. Only in rare instances do officers face charges.
The president wants to portray his opponents as steering the country in a dangerous direction. But what does it mean to be a socialist — and to what degree do Democrats fit the definition?
Joe Biden got a late start, and Elizabeth Warren is setting the pace. The candidates can’t afford any lapses in these key states.
For two years, Democrats have waited on Robert S. Mueller III to deliver a death blow to the Trump presidency. Wednesday’s hearings with the special counsel could be their last chance.
Candidates condemn President Trump’s “go back” comment, a Harris-Biden rematch, and a new California poll.
Weddings in the state were thrown into uncertainty under the new law, which has been temporarily suspended after it was challenged in court.
House Republicans have savaged Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation, but when it comes to his testimony, many are advocating a gentler approach to close the door on his inquiry.
Until the Apollo 11 mission, my family didn’t have a television. Then, for one weekend, we joined the rest of Planet Earth.
Mr. Pelli, whose many distinctive projects include the Petronas Twin Towers in Malaysia, tried to reconcile modernism with his interest in shape, texture and the architecture of the past.
A three-judge panel said a lower court judge hearing a lawsuit by congressional Democrats had not adequately considered questions about separation of powers.
More than 3,000 federal inmates were granted early release under the bipartisan criminal justice overhaul passed late last year.
After saying he was “not happy” with the “send her back” chant at his rally in North Carolina, President Trump reversed himself, just as he did in 2017 after the violence in Charlottesville, Va.
Eugene Scalia, whom Mr. Trump plans to nominate as labor secretary, has been a go-to lawyer for businesses like UPS and SeaWorld.
Passengers were left stranded on subways and platforms during the evening rush on the first day of a heat wave.
He was a principal architect of the N.R.A.’s modern image, until an astonishing legal battle between his firm and the gun group broke out.
Cities and counties are suing major drugstore chains and Walmart, contending they distributed billions of painkillers that devastated communities.
A fixture in Saratoga and Lexington, she was a prominent hostess, a patron of the arts and, not least, a sportswoman and a thoroughbred breeder.
The mailer, which attacked his opponent and other representatives as radicals and anti-Semites, had used the Marines’ Eagle, Globe and Anchor emblem.
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
President Trump is only the latest to propose returning to the moon and then heading to Mars. But he faces the burdens of history to accomplish what his predecessors could not.
Ms. Wyman photographed for Life, Business Week and her own enjoyment, satisfying “an immense curiosity to learn and understand the lives of others.”
The “Empire” actor’s lawyers want a new judge to decide on whether an investigator should revisit charges that he staged a hate crime.
A newly created post will oversee intelligence collection and analysis on foreign influence campaigns and efforts to attack election infrastructure.
The 19-year-old musician, who released a hit single while on the run from the authorities, faces up to 99 years in prison.
The case of Harold T. Martin III, who took home classified material undetected for nearly 20 years, was a major embarrassment for security officials.
Prosecutors say labs don’t have the time or equipment to distinguish between legal hemp and illegal pot.