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.
Arias again is back in the spotlight, this time serving as her own attorney after a judge approved her request Monday to represent herself.
James Brady, the affable, witty press secretary who survived a devastating head wound in the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald …
The mayor of Toledo has lifted a water ban that left 400,000 residents scrambling for water for drinking, cooking and bathing.
Jeremy Writebol believes his mother can yield a greater good from her impending return to the U.S. amid Ebola outbreak.
The first Ebola victim to be brought to the United States from Africa was safely escorted into a specialized isolation unit Saturday.
Two American aid workers infected with the Ebola virus in Africa will be treated at a specialized unit of an Atlanta hospital.
Plans are underway to bring back the two American aid workers sick with Ebola from Africa.
A West Michigan Christian mission program has pulled a volunteer out of West Africa, which is experiencing an outbreak of the Ebola virus.
A fisherman has caught a rare lobster that's bright orange with dark blue spots.
Suzuki is recalling nearly 26,000 midsize cars in the U.S. because the daytime running light modules can overheat and could cause a fire.