CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Del. Jeffrey Pack, who has been chair of the Health and Human Resources Committee, has been appointed to be commissioner of the new Bureau for Social Services, officials said.
The crash between a pickup truck and a car occurred about 6 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. 77 and Nebraska 109, the Nebraska State Patrol said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sheltered in a downtown D.C. hotel, the Democratic lawmakers who left Texas to block a restrictive voting bill are living a life of stress and scrutiny.
James Fairbanks decided that Mattieo Condoluci didn’t deserve to live because Condoluci was a convicted child molester. Fairbanks was sentenced to prison Wednesday.
Danny Trejo "refuses to blame" his parents for his addiction problems, even though he was first introduced to marijuana when he was just eight years old.
Joe Exotic's ex Dillon Passage has revealed he is in a new relationship and introduced his followers to his boyfriend John.
Fatboy Slim has admitted that at one point in time, he almost walked away from the music business.
SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) — The body of a Miami firefighter's 7-year-old daughter was recovered from the site of a South Florida condo collapse by the search and rescue team he had been assisting, officials said Friday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles City Council passed a sweeping anti-camping measure Thursday to remove widespread homeless encampments that have become an eyesore across the city.
Mariah Brielle "Elle" Schramm, 18, died of an apparent head injury after slipping atop the rocky bluffs and falling into the Black River in southern Missouri.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The head of Indiana’s state health care and social services agency is leaving the position after more than four years and will be replaced by a top department official.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Republican gubernatorial candidate Kevin Faulconer wants to create more homeless shelters in California as part of his effort to get people off the streets, declaring homelessness in the state an emergency that must be treated like one.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Everyone on the streets knows “Sir Charles," the skinny guy with the saxophone, sunglasses, felt hat and megawatt smile. At a gig this week at the iconic Elbo Room beach bar, he danced with a soda in his hand as the bouncers teased him, the ladies applauded and patrons slipped a few dollars into his tip jar.
Staffing at the two prisons will shift immediately to two 12-hour shifts a day from three eight-hour shifts a day to allow required security posts to be filled with fewer employees.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — John Cox, a Republican candidate for California governor, said Monday that he would force homeless people into mental health or addiction treatment before providing them with housing as part of his effort to cut homelessness in half in five years.
At some point during the blessing ritual, the woman said, the tarot card reader and a woman who came with her switched the $20,000 for a stack of newspaper clippings and a $1 bill.
Liquid K2, a type of synthetic marijuana that causes erratic behavior when smoked, is being smuggled to inmates through the mail, sprayed on letters and pages of books.
No matter what sentence Chauvin gets, in Minnesota it's presumed that a defendant with good behavior will serve two-thirds in prison and the r…
A fire tore through a massive Outer Banks home on Father's Day, leaving dozens displaced in the popular tourist destination, officials said.
Officers responded to a call from a 42-year-old man who said he was awakened by a gunshot in their house near 18th and Dakota streets, where he found his mother, Janet Kotopka, in the living room with a gunshot wound, police say.
Officers responded to a report of a fight involving dozens of people near 60th and Adams streets Saturday, where they found a man who had suffered injuries to his face via a gunshot wound, police say.
The stretch of U.S. 275 between U.S. 77 near Hooper and Nebraska 91 near Snyder is closed both ways, according to the Nebraska's traveler information website.