Here's a look at what you need to know about the death penalty in the United States.
Facts: Capital punishment is legal in 32 U.S. states.
Approximately 3,125 inmates in 35 states are awaiting execution.
The backlash over Rolling Stone's cover photo of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev led to the release of new photos of his capture Thursday, images a police photographer said show "the real Boston bomber."
All that glitters is not gold, they say. But all the gold in the world may come from astronomical events that send a lot of high-energy light out in space.
Researchers have new evidence that gold comes from the collision of neutron stars.
Hiking! Zip-lining! Rock climbing! About 30,000 Boy Scouts and 7,000 adults are out in the mountains of southern West Virginia for the National Scouts Jamboree -- and they all had to meet a body mass index cut-off.
David Roberts remembers his days as a Denver police cadet in 1970: It was roll call, just like in the old TV dramas, and every cop was handed a "hot sheet" of vehicles totaling 10 pages, with license plate numbers printed in six columns.
It was a
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A man suspected of pulling a pistol out of a holster near the White House on Tuesday told police "I was only going to fire a couple of shots if no one confronted me," according to court documents.
Salt Lake City (KSTU) -- A couple of colorful hippies known nationally as Grandma and Grandpa Woodstock were barred from flying out of Salt Lake City for several hours on Tuesday.
The couple had tickets on a Southwest flight scheduled to depart at