Police say the father of the two boys knowingly stored the loaded gun on top of a refrigerator where the children were able to access it
This autumn is the perfect time to explore the city's architectural heritage
As its first architectural biennial opens to visitors, David Whitley is blown away by the Windy City
Nyesha Terry said her 'heart broke' when she found her son on two occasions
A long-running legal battle in the United States could change the way Sherlock Holmes and other characters are portrayed in future books and films
With Arctic winds plummeting temperatures to -50C, much of North America has shut down as authorities warn of the life-threatening freeze
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Health workers have reported patients being hospitalised with gangrenous wounds
Authorities say there are no reports of fatalities and that no one is in custody
How do you like your champagne moments? Suzann Pettersen posted her entry with victory at the Evian Championship to claim her second major championship. An eight-footer for par at the last to give her a two-shot victory over 16-year-old prodigy Lydia Ko triggered an avalanche of corks at the foot of the Alps.
In the context of what had gone before, a birdie was cause for letting off flares. After three in four holes around the turn yesterday and an eagle at the last for a 68 Rory McIlroy was pledging a round of drinks in the Conway Farms clubhouse.
There was no hot pursuit required when US Customs and Border Protection officers discovered a Mexican stowaway drunk and face-down in a shipment of red chilli.
Time is running out for Swedish America’s Cup challenger Artemis, whose sailing director is Iain Percy, after going two down to the Italians in the semi-final of the Louis Vuitton Cup elimination series.
Out of America: The Trayvon Martin story is horrifying. But the fate of a witness to an earlier outrage helps put it in the proper context
The American actor Dennis Farina, a former Chicago policeman best known for playing tough guy roles on both sides of the law, has died aged 69.
Can Lee Westwood or Ian Poulter continue the home success after 18-year-old finishes top amateur