Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus bid farewell to its performing elephants on Sunday, as the show closed its own chapter on a practice that has entertained audiences in America for two centuries but has come under fire by animal rights activists.
Hundreds of May Day marchers chanting slogans and carrying signs — and at least one Donald Trump piñata — took to the streets of Los Angeles on Sunday calling for immigrant and worker rights and decrying what they see as hateful presidential campaign rhetoric.
Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced that Puerto Rico's government will not make nearly $370 million in bond payments due Monday after a failure to restructure or find a political solution to the U.S. territory's spiraling public debt crisis.
Bernie Sanders acknowledged Sunday that his "uphill climb" to the Democratic nomination depends on winning over superdelegates, the elected officials, lobbyists and other party insiders who are free to back either candidate.
Russell Dermond’s headless body was found in the carport of his waterfront home on Lake Oconee on May 6, 2014. Authorities in Putnam County weren’t sure what to think. Ten days later, the body of his wife, Shirley, was found in the lake. Now two years have passed and police have few answers about who killed them — or why.
Elephants will perform for the last time at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, as the show closes its own chapter on a controversial practice that has entertained audiences since circuses began in America two centuries ago.
Judy Gordon, neighborhood watch coordinator for the Bibb County Sheriff's Office, asked dog walkers to help be the "eyes and the ears" to help prevent crime in Macon. The gathering was held at the Macon Dog Park.
Macon dog walkers asked to help watch neighborhoods
Women in sports 'face' harassment
Man charged in Wings Cafe killing pleads guilty to gang charge
Seminar at Southside Baptist Church offers instruction in safety, security for places of worship