Attorney General Loretta Lynch, in her final speech as head of the Justice Department, said worries of difficult days ahead should be a call for action, not despair.
Police say an east Georgia police officer fatally shot a man in a car chase that ended in western Alabama.
A 29-year-old Auburn man has been charged with desecration of a venerable object in a fire that damaged oak trees at Toomer's Corner as fans celebrated a victory over LSU.
Gas stations throughout central North Carolina are having to turn away customers because they are out of gas due to the leak in the Colonial Pipeline.
Colonial Pipeline says it is beginning construction of a temporary pipeline that will bypass a leaking section of its main gasoline pipeline in Shelby County, Alabama.
Two of the six people who were killed in a small airplane crash near Tuscaloosa, Alabama, have been identified.
Authorities in West Palm Beach say UAB running back Gregory Bryant has been declared brain dead, a day after he was found shot in a car on Interstate 95 in South Florida.
Alabama's Republican governor is feeling the heat to step down and it's no longer just coming from across the aisle.
A federal judge in Alabama has approved a $350,000 settlement involving housing discrimination claims in four Southern states.
The meteorologist in charge for the National Weather Service's southeast Louisiana office says at least seven tornadoes have hit southeast Louisiana and southwest Mississippi.