A day of anger over a fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in suburban St. Louis turned to mayhem as people looted businesses, vand…
Israel and the Hamas militant group accepted a cease-fire Sunday, clearing the way for the resumption of talks on a long-term truce.
Iraq's embattled Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki accused the country's new president of violating the constitution.
While criminal charges haven't been ruled out, investigators say they currently have no evidence of criminal intent in the death of NASCAR's…
A southwestern Ohio amusement park says it has set another record in efforts to help in the fight against cancer.
The U.S. military says American jet fighters and drones have conducted four more airstrikes on Islamic militants in Iraq.
General Motors' troubles with safety recalls has surfaced in another case, this time with the company recalling a group of SUVs for a third …
The National Weather Service has downgraded Iselle to a tropical storm as it approaches Hawaii.
It's usually someone jumping over the White House fence that causes Secret Service agents patrolling the grounds to scramble.
President Obama authorized U.S. airstrikes in Iraq, warning they would be launched if needed to defend Americans and besieged civilians.
The department said about 370,000 more borrowers would clear the government's credit check under the new standards.
Obama: The government must ensure the Veterans Affairs Department has resources to keep up with the demands of troops returning from war.
Hawaii is poised to take its first direct hurricane hit in 22 years.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning tattoo parlors, their customers and those buying at-home tattoo kits that not all tattoo ink is …
After Republican U.S. Rep. Justin Amash beat challenger Brian Ellis, he said Ellis's campaign was "disgusting" and "despicable."
A gunman dressed as an Afghan soldier turned on allied troops, wounding about 15 U.S. and coalition forces.