March 29, 2018

Preschoolers among students required to carry clear backpacks in Texas school district

iStock/Thinkstock(DALLAS) — Beginning next year, students from pre-K to 12th grade who attend schools in a Dallas-area district will be required to carry only transparent backpacks […]
March 29, 2018

Adnan Syed of ‘Serial’ granted new trial

iStock/Thinkstock(BALTIMORE) — Adnan Syed, a convicted killer who gained international fame from the podcast "Serial," will finally get a new trial after spending roughly 18 years […]
March 29, 2018

Austin police chief calls bomber ‘domestic terrorist’

iStock/Thinkstock(AUSTIN, Texas) — In the wake of a string of deadly bombings that shook Austin, Texas, and surrounding areas in recent weeks, the city's police chief […]
March 29, 2018

Stephon Clark to be laid to rest in Sacramento amid protests over his killing

KXTV(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) — Stephon Clark, the 22-year-old black man who was unarmed when police shot and killed him in Sacramento earlier this month, will be laid […]