(CNN) The Southeast picked up the pieces on Monday after deadly tornadoes tore through the region, killing more people in one weekend than in all of last year, and officials called out for the federal government to urgently help their devastated communities.
(CNN) An assistant coach for the Pittsburgh Steelers faces aggravated assault and other charges after an altercation at a local bar Sunday night following the team’s AFC wild-card win over the Miami Dolphins.
(CNN) Nat Hentoff — the acclaimed, popular and edgy columnist noted for his passionate writings on civil liberties and his famed jazz criticism — has died, according to his son Nick Hentoff.
Carrie Fisher dead at the age of 60–she will forever be remembered for her intelligence, wit, talent, and beauty.
The man who shot and killed former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith in a road rage incident could be sentenced to a maximum of 60 years in prison, Orleans Parish District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro said Monday at a news conference.
Gunshots interrupted a weekend of holiday celebrations in New Orleans’ French Quarter early Sunday, leaving one person dead and nine injured, city officials said.