A teen's mother alerted authorities after she found plans in his journal detailing a school attack

Washington police have arrested a high school student in a plot against his school after his mother found journal entries detailing his plans and alerted authorities.

French hard-left leader Mélenchon in court for obstructing police raid

Jean-Luc Mélenchon, the France Unbowed founder, went on trial Thursday with five other party leaders over clashes with police and magistrates during raids on his home and party offices last October. He faces charges of rebellion, provocation and intimidation.

Trump says he carries cash to give tips after photo shows him with $20 bill in back pocket

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE -- President Trump on Wednesday said he likes to carry cash in case he needs to leave a tip after he was shown in a photo with a $20 bill was hanging out of his back pocket.

Trump's communications with a foreign leader sparked whistleblower complaint

A communication between President Donald Trump and a world leader prompted a whistleblower complaint that is now at the center of a dispute between the director of national intelligence and Congress, a source familiar with the case told CNN.

MLB notebook: Pirates' Vazquez faces additional charges

Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez told police he made sexual contact with a 13-year-old girl, and he now faces additional charges in Pennsylvania, authorities said.

Suspect in Detroit serial killings charged in murders of 4 women

Social media rumors had been developing since mid-May that there was a serial killer in Detroit, but police repudiated them.

700 Kg Cannabis Seized in India as Drug Trafficking Gang Busted

New Delhi (Sputnik): Police in India’s Uttar Pradesh state have confirmed that they busted a major interstate drug trafficking operation following the seizure of nearly 700 kilograms of cannabis.

Jailing of Russian actor sparks hundreds of 'one-man' protests in Moscow

Pavel Ustinov was sentenced to three and a half years in jail for 'assaulting' police officer – despite clear evidence to contrary

Amid terrorism talk, bail denied in aircraft sabotage case

A federal judge cited new evidence of potential terrorism sympathies Wednesday in denying bail for a longtime mechanic charged with sabotaging an American Airlines jetliner that prosecutors say could have caused it to crash with 150 people aboard. He's not charged with a terror-related crime, though the prosecution says he could be linked to the Is

Wednesday's Daily Brief: 'Ambition and action', key to UNGA, South Sudan, Cameroon peace process upd

A recap of Wednesday's top stories: Guterres previews next week's summit agenda; UN and Red Cross appeal to eliminate urban warfare; South Sudan's one-year peace progress report; Cameroon renews call for 'durable peace'; Cities both helping and hurting, when it comes to climate change action. 

Pittsburgh-area DA won't prosecute Antonio Brown because of statute of limitations

New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown won’t be prosecuted on a Pennsylvania sexual assault accusation because a statue of limitations has expired in the case, according to Pittsburgh-area law enforcement. 

French investigators probe Iran's alleged role in Saudi attack

France was trying to pinpoint the origin of two drone strikes on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure Wednesday as Riyadh said it would reveal proof linking the attacks to Iran.