Some sightseers got quite a scare when the protective coating on the glass at one of Willis Tower's glass ledges cracked Wednesday night.
Measles cases are accelerating, and in the last five months have caused more U.S. illnesses than in any entire year since 1996.
Concerned that too little is known about the effects of head injuries in young athletes, President Obama is discussing youth sports concussi…
Investigators searching for the missing Malaysian jet conclude an area where acoustic signals were detected is not the final resting place o…
Secretary of State John Kerry called leaker Edward Snowden a fugitive and challenged him to "man up and come back to the United States."
A suburban Chicago woman is safe after a 200 pound deer leapt from an overpass, landing on her minivan on an Illinois interstate.
You didn't have to love books or share her background or even know a lot about Maya Angelou to feel that she somehow knew a lot about you.
President Barack Obama says the United States is finishing the job it started in Afghanistan.
Pope Francis announced Monday he would meet soon with a group of sex abuse victims at the Vatican and declared "zero tolerance" for any memb…
President Obama led the nation in commemorating Memorial Day, declaring the U.S. has reached "a pivotal moment" in Afghanistan.
Rescue teams resumed the search Monday for three men reported missing after a large mudslide struck the high country of western Colorado.
The threats of suicide and violence captured in Elliott Rodger's online videos were unsettling, even terrifying.
Authorities say Elliot Rodger killed six people and injured 13 more before taking his own life.
President Barack Obama visited with U.S. troops serving in the closing months of America's longest war.
Here is a look at some of the worst shootings on or near college campuses in recent years
A drive-by shooter went on a nighttime rampage near a Santa Barbara university campus that left seven people dead, including the attacker, a…