A police officer responding to a shooting at a bar outside Chicago killed 26-year-old security guard Jemel Roberson as he subdued the suspect.
Here & Now's Robin Young talks with Democratic U.S. Rep. Julia Brownley, who represents Thousand Oaks, California, about the shooting that left at least 12 people dead.
KCLU news director Lance Orozco has the latest on the shooting at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, California.
Judge Glenn Devlin released almost all of the juvenile defendants that appeared before him on Wednesday, saying it's what the voters wanted.
The plaintiffs say the citizenship question discourages immigrants from participating in the census. The federal government says it's needed to enforce the Voting Rights Act.
The sheriff in Ventura County, California, has named the shooter who killed at least 12 people at the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks.
A judge is keeping the jury anonymous in the trial of Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán to protect its members from intimidation.
Washington's 8th Congressional District is one of several where gun violence has emerged as a key issue ahead of Election Day.
Prosecutors say Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman oversaw a multibillion-dollar drug smuggling empire backed by murders and kidnappings.
Security camera footage showed that about 15 minutes before killing two African-Americans at a Kroger grocery store, Gregory Bush tried to enter the First Baptist Church. But the doors were...
Documenting Hate is a project led by the nonprofit newsroom ProPublica that seeks to better track hate crimes in the U.S.
James "Whitey" Bulger, former head of the Winter Hill gang, was found dead Tuesday in the West Virginia prison he had been recently transferred to. He was 89.
Maurice Stallard, 69, and Vickie Jones, 67, both African-American, were shot and killed last week at a Kroger grocery store by a white gunman.
Robert Bowers, the suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue mass shooting, appears in court Monday. Investigators focused on his social media use for clues.
Federal prosecutors have charged the gunman in the Pittsburgh mass shooting Saturday with 29 counts in the death of 11 people.
At a Sunday night vigil, the Pittsburgh community mourned the loss of the 11 people killed in Saturday's shooting at Tree of Life Jewish synagogue.
KERA's Christopher Connelly reports on the remaining questions surrounding the killing of Botham Jean in his Dallas apartment last month by a police officer.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson discusses with Jimmie Oxley, a chemistry professor and explosives expert at the University of Rhode Island.
Investigators say two more suspicious packages were sent to actor and Trump critic Robert De Niro and former Vice President Joe Biden.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson gets the latest from NPR correspondent Quil Lawrence.