A resurgence in U.S. hiring accelerated in November and put 2014 on track to be the healthiest year for job growth since 1999.
A woman in southern Colorado was surprised when she gave birth to a baby girl who tipped the scales at almost 14 pounds.
President Barack Obama tapped policy wonk Ashton Carter to oversee the sprawling Defense Department Friday.
A burst of U.S. hiring in November added 321,000 jobs and provided the latest evidence that the United States is outperforming other economi…
NASA’s new Orion spacecraft made a “bullseye” splashdown in the Pacific on Friday following a dramatic test flight.
A Delta Air Lines flight out of Detroit was diverted to Toledo, Ohio Thursday night after the cabin began to fill with smoke.
It’s something you’ve probably never thought about, but evidently, owls can swim, as one Chicago-area photographer captured.
The flu vaccine may not be very effective this winter, according to health officials who worry it may lead to more serious illnesses and dea…
Thousands celebrated in the heart of Manhattan as they watched the lighting of the 85-foot-tall Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center.
A grand jury cleared a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man, triggering protests in the streets.
General Motors Co. says it’s been restoring some prized Chevrolet Corvettes extracted from a sinkhole at a Kentucky museum.
Under pressure from federal regulators, Honda is expanding a recall of driver’s side air bags to all 50 states.
A defiant Takata Corp. told a U.S. safety agency that its demand for a nationwide air bag recall isn’t supported by evidence.
Bill Cosby was sued Tuesday by a Southern California woman who claims the comedian molested her when she was 15 years old.
Federal security officials have found a record number of firearms at airport security checkpoints this year.
Police have arrested the father of a mentally disabled 15-year-old girl who has been hospitalized in Indianapolis weighing just 40 pounds.