Author Richard Dawkins announced a new initiative to bring atheism to the Middle East Tuesday, giving away free copies of his book "The God Delusion" in Islamic countries.
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China will begin relying on its new "social credit" system to determine whether low-tier citizens are allowed to purchase plane and train tickets, according to the country's National Development and Reform Commission.
A U.S. source reportedly sent more than 400 bomb threats to dozens of schools across the United Kingdom, causing some to be evacuated, law enforcement announced Monday.
A Russian cargo plane with more than three tons of gold dropped the shipment all over a Siberian runway immediately after taking off Thursday.
Oklahoma officials announced a new state policy to use nitrogen in future executions Wednesday, becoming the first state to use gas the kill death row inmates.
Legislation on Florida Gov. Rick Scott's desk Wednesday would make Florida's criminal justice system the most transparent in the nation, consolidating all county and state-level data in a single public website.
Rapper Meek Mill claimed that God picked him to lead criminal justice reforms in Pennsylvania Tuesday, and made the comments from a jail cell where he was placed for parole infringements.
A California court awarded the body of cult leader Charles Manson to his grandson Monday, ending a months-long, five-way battle over the corpse.
A U.S. federal judge released footage of the 2014 fatal shooting of a gang member inside a courtroom Monday, showing the defendant rushing a witness with a pen before officers shot him.
A Dallas firefighter, an Argentinian tourist, a journalist and two helicopter employees were among the dead in Sunday night's fatal helicopter crash in Manhattan.
Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson criticized President Donald Trump for advocating the death penalty for drug dealers Sunday, saying the U.S. should not follow China's lead on criminal justice.
Five people died in a Manhattan helicopter crash Sunday night when the pilot lost control of his aircraft due to an engine failure – he was the sole survivor.
A California coffee shop doubled down on its refusal to serve police officers, claiming cops threaten their "physical and emotional safety."
A California 14-year-old is facing felony charges after he repeatedly dressed up as a cop and attempted to make traffic stops, eventually even trying to respond to a domestic violence call.
President Donald Trump's video game panel may be stacked against gaming fans, and includes a trio of the industry's most vocal critics and only two video game publishers.
An FBI paralegal specialist pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing nearly $160,000 in civil asset forfeiture funds and transferring it to her personal checking account.
Indiana police had to chase down a car thief in a high-speed pursuit for the third time in two months Thursday after the state's bail laws allowed the man to leave prison at virtually no cost.
Rachel Dolezal, who gained infamy by pretending to be black for years, is getting a Netflix show.
New York Democrat Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi's own district hired him to pursue a lawsuit against opioid manufacturers -- a case that could net his firm millions of dollars.