The engineer at the helm of a commuter train that crashed into a pickup truck and derailed last week in Oxnard, California, has died from his injuries, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office.
Before opening Southeastern Conference play this weekend, the Mississippi State softball team (16-3) will face Atlantic Sun member Kennesaw State (10-4) at 3 p.m. on Wednesday at the MSU Softball Field.
A Justice Department civil rights investigation concludes the Ferguson Police Department and the city's municipal court engaged in a "pattern and practice" of discrimination against African Americans, according to a U.S. law enforcement official.
After postponing its first execution of a woman in 70 years due to "cloudy" lethal injection drugs, Georgia has indefinitely postponed at least one other execution until it can analyze the cocktail it uses for the procedures, the state said Tuesday.
A Massachusetts teenager faces a pretrial hearing in April on involuntary manslaughter charges for allegedly sending text messages urging a friend to commit suicide, even after he expressed second thoughts, authorities said Saturday.