“The Force Awakens” raked in an additional $88.3 million over the New Year’s weekend and topped the box office for a third week.
Eastern Oregon became the latest flashpoint for anti-government sentiment as armed protesters occupied a national wildlife refuge.
A federal judge has denied a motion by Bill Cosby’s wife to throw out a subpoena requiring her to give a deposition in a lawsuit brought by …
The furor over recent Chicago police shootings has legislators considering whether voters should be allowed to recall Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
The next Powerball winner will have a chance to claim one of the game’s 10 biggest prizes this week when the jackpot grows to roughly $400 m…
President Barack Obama says he is energized for his final year in office and ready to tackle unfinished business.
It’s now harder to find out where your beef or pork was born, raised and slaughtered.
It’s been a year of town halls and weekend forums and lunchtime meet-and-greets for those who would be president.
Al-Qaida’s East African affiliate has released a recruitment video that includes a clip of presidential candidate Donald Trump.
For fans of George R.R. Martin, winter is not coming — at least not right away.
Missouri and Illinois governors toured flood-ravaged areas as near-record crest predictions of the Mississippi River threatened more homes.
A civil trial in New York City will test the legal boundaries remaining claims against General Motors over faulty ignition switches.
The tussle over civil rights and religious freedoms is one of several hot-button issues that could drive states in opposite policy direction…
Darren Low, an Uber driver, says one customer’s bill was $173.58. That was from Moline to Colona, Illinois, about a 15 mile drive.
More than 100 people stood outside the home of Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty during the peaceful protest.