Roof’s plea deal came in exchange for an agreement that state prosecutors would drop their own pursuit of the death penalty against him for the June 2015 slaughter at Emanuel AME Church.
United was trying to make room for four employees of a partner airline on the Sunday evening flight to Louisville, Kentucky.
The shooting left hundreds of distraught parents waiting for hours to reunite with their children.
Gov. Robert Bentley was expected to resign Monday rather than risk impeachment over allegations he abused his powers to cover up an extramarital affair with a top aide, a former administration member said.
An Ohio man charged with setting a fire that killed a girl he was accused of raping and her grandparents jumped to his death from a fourth-floor courthouse balcony on Monday,
An apparent murder-suicide inside an elementary school classroom in San Bernardino left a teacher and the shooter dead and two students critically wounded, police said.
Motorists in 48 states saw gasoline prices increase in the last week while the national average spiked 7 cents to $2.40 per gallon, according to fuel price-tracker GasBuddy.com which supplies the data for wane.com’s Gas Gauge.
In a video posted to the agency’s Facebook page Friday, Lake County Sheriff Peyton Grinnell told dealers his undercover agents have already bought heroin from them.
Surrounded by family and his soon-to-be Supreme Court colleagues, Neil Gorsuch took the first of two oaths on Monday as he prepared to take his seat on the court and restore its conservative majority.
A project in Ohio to turn shipping containers into homes for traveling artists is moving ahead.
An October leak by the group included information that experts said might identify computers used to obscure U.S. electronic eavesdropping.
A pair of Massachusetts students are facing animal cruelty charges after mutilating a mouse and posting the images on social media.
An Ohio jury has convicted a man with a history of arsons of setting fire to the Cleveland apartment building where he lived.
Spanish police say 1,200 Portuguese students have caused tens of thousands of euros in damages during a stay at a hotel on the country’s southern coast.
The attack in the Nile Delta town of Tanta was the latest in a series of assaults on Egypt’s Christian minority, which makes up around 10 percent of the population and has been repeatedly targeted by Islamic extremists.
Animal Control says a South Dakota city ordinance requires all pets to be leashed or restrained in public and that pet snakes can be held or kept in a container to comply.
The museum is installing solar panels on its roof, part of a project aimed at lowering the energy costs of one of the city’s largest electric customers.
A spokesman for U.S. forces in Afghanistan says the soldier was mortally wounded during an operation in Nangarhar Province.
The gun accidentally discharged and shot through a wall. The student is now in stable condition.
A former gym employee opened fire inside the facility on Saturday, critically wounding a manager and another person before he killed himself, officials said.