Authorities say one person has been killed and another wounded in a shooting at a high school in suburban Washington.
A top U.N. official says air strikes that hit two settlements holding displaced people seeking sanctuary in northern Syria may constitute war crimes.
Gov. Bill Walker has attended the first meeting of the new Governor's Tribal Advisory Council, a panel of Alaska Native leaders established by his administration.
A village public safety officer in the Western Alaska village of Aniak arrested Walter Earl Frederick Pete, 18, early today and charged him with domestic violence assault and underage drinking after allegedly attacking two adult men.
He called it an "open orchid" but provided no proof.
Acclaimed Russian conductor Valery Gergiev led musicians from the Mariinsky Orchestra in Palmyra's Roman amphitheater.
The state of Indiana has installed two "baby boxes" where mothers can anonymously drop off unwanted newborns.
The president cited the DREAM act, a reduction in college dropout rates among Latinos and small steps in immigration reform among his major Latino policy successes during his final Cinco de Mayo celebration at the White House.
An adult was dead and another was injured in what police said appeared to be a domestic incident at High Point High School in Beltsville, Maryland.