Under New York City's opaque and arbitrary civil forfeiture system, seizing money from a woman not accused of a crime is a perfectly legal thing to do.
Authorities say they have a teenage suspect in custody, and the two children sustained injuries that do not appear to be life-threatening. A female teacher was also wounded and taken away by ambulance.
Trump's campaign claims that donors brought in more than $18 million in just 24 hours after Monday night's presidential debate.
A new study from the University of Sydney has found dating apps help people find love as much as they help people get laid.
He started Israel's nuclear program in the 1950s, and helped draft the Oslo Accords with the Palestinians in the early 1990s, for which he earned a shared Nobel Peace Prize.
A new study has proved that we spotty people will have our day.
Chest binding is an everyday reality for many transgender and non-binary people, but healthcare professionals know little about the practice. The first ever medical study on the practice says that it's time to change that.
El Cajon police said that Alfred Olango was in a "shooting stance" and pointing an object at officers, which they later determined was not a weapon.
I think African Americans must look beyond the absurdist racist caricature that has been painted for us of Trump and be prepared to talk honestly about how illegal immigration is hurting us.
"im not your meme slut," he protested. But he gave me his meme theories anyway.
When she was 17, Tiona Rodriguez was arrested for allegedly shoplifting at Victoria's Secret, and cops quickly discovered her third child's corpse in her bag. Now she's facing life in prison in a case that may rest on shaky science.
Trump claims he was holding back during the debate, former Israeli president Shimon Peres dies at 93, Elon Musk announces his a plan to colonize Mars, and more.
"Are you prepared to die? If that's okay, then you're candidate for going," Musk said.
A whopping 47 percent of people under the age of 30 said her debate performance increased their chances of voting for her.
2015 actually had the third-lowest murder rate of any year since 1991, when the rate stood at 9.8 murders for every 100,000 people.
A veteran city cop was charged by the state attorney general after shooting and killing a Brooklyn father in July.
Cops had already been suspicious of the Bronx building, and firefighters reportedly found pot cultivation supplies prior to the blast.
Trump is the loud-mouthed illusion of democracy. If you look at him for too long, he will haunt you. You will dream about him, though it is the last thing you want to do.
A parade of minor celebrities, an actual media circus, $200 WiFi, and more things you missed if you just watched the debate on TV.
"She was the worst we ever had, the worst, the absolute worst... she gained a massive amount of weight, and it was a real problem."
Describing the impact of the bunker-buster bombs, Yassin Mohammed, a 51-year-old taxi driver from East Aleppo told Middle East Eye they felt like "an earthquake."
Snap polls suggest Hillary Clinton won the first debate, Colombia's government and the FARC rebel group sign a peace deal, water plumes may have been spotted above Jupiter's moon, and more.
We translated the most important moments of a contentious 90-minute debate into plain English.