Hong Kong protesters swarm police headquarters, tensions over extradition bill rise
The protesters demanded that fellow activists -- arrested after last week's demonstrations in Hong Kong -- be released from custody.
2-year-old boy accidentally kills himself with gun he took from grandma's purse
A 2-year-old boy died after he took a gun from his grandmother's purse and accidentally shot himself, authorities said.
Patients mourn dentist gunned down outside office as police search for his killer
Newport News dentist William Trolenberg, 65, was shot around 5 p.m. Wednesday.
Jesuit school refuses to fire teacher in same-sex marriage over archdiocese's order
Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School announced they had a "sincere and significant disagreement" with the Archdiocese of Indianapolis over a teacher in a same-sex marriage.
After blacks kicked off juries, Mississippi death row inmate wins at Supreme Court
After black people were kicked off his juries, a Mississippi death row inmate won at the Supreme Court on Friday.
Explosions rock refinery in Philadelphia; no injuries reported
A series of explosions at a refinery rocked south Philadelphia early Friday morning.
Texas police officer dies after being shot in the line of duty, officials say
A police officer died Thursday night after being shot in the line of duty in Mission, Texas.
NY poised to decriminalize small amounts of pot and expunge criminal records
New York voted to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana. The bill now heads to Gov. Cuomo's desk.
WATCH: Screen time found to cause 'head horns'
New research suggests that constantly looking down at your screen could give you bumps on your neck that can look like horns on an X-ray.
Severe weather possible in Heartland, as Southwest braces for more heat
There were more than 250 damaging storm reports across the country on Thursday.