- Owners of AR-style firearms defend their weapon of choice Updated: Jun-26-16 6:39 pm
ATLANTA - Karen Butler still remembers the first time she picked up an AR-15-style rifle a decade ago.
- Bill would authorize high-speed rail bonds for Caltrain Updated: Jun-22-16 8:07 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - A state lawmaker has introduced last-minute legislation that would allow the state to begin selling voter-approved high-speed rail bonds for a connector project in the San Francisco Bay Area.
- Experts: Fast action by police critical in mass shootings Updated: Jun-14-16 3:59 am
As the largest mass shooting in modern U.S. history began to unfold, an off-duty police officer working at a gay nightclub exchanged gunfire with the suspect. But three hours passed before a SWAT team stormed the building and brought the attack to an end.
- US cities see unexplained rise in violent crimes this year Updated: Jun-05-16 3:23 pm
CHICAGO - Violent crimes - from homicides and rapes to robberies - have been on the rise in many major U.S. cities, yet experts can't point to a single reason why and the jump isn't enough to suggest there's a trend.