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Bail 'disrupters' have a plan to free thousands from U.S. jails

Reformers backed by $30 million from the wealthy and influential have launched The Bail Project, which uses charitable dollars to bail people out of jail.

Argentina says sound detected in sub search comes from explosion

Argentina's navy announced Thursday that a sound detected during the search for a missing submarine apparently came from an explosion.

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade rolls on with balloons, bands, security

New faces and old favorites will fly, float and march in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. And police are going all-out to secure it in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots.

Baltimore detective killed day before testimony in police corruption case

A Baltimore detective was killed with his own gun just one day before he was set to testify before a federal grand jury in a case involving other officers.

Boy gets transplant after initial surgery delayed over dad's arrest

A potentially life-saving kidney transplant gives a Georgia family a lot to be grateful for this Thanksgiving. A.J. Burgess, who will be 3, was born without kidneys.