Fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday.
The Obama administration says it's doing all it can to win the "earliest possible release" of three Americans being held in North Korea.
The Pentagon says the U.S. military has conducted airstrikes and dropped humanitarian aid to the beleaguered Iraqi city of Amirli.
A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is reviewing whether the manatee should be reclassified as a "threatened" species instead of an endangere…
Joan Rivers is in a New York City hospital Thursday after she was rushed from a doctor's office when she went into cardiac arrest.
NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) — Two columns of tanks and military vehicles rolled into southeastern Ukraine from Russia on Thursday after Grad mi…
Omaha police say officers who opened fire during a robbery killed a "Cops" television show crew member and the suspect, who had a pellet gun…
The Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for Shiite Turkmen in northern Iraq.
Time Warner Cable says a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours on We…
People who use Facebook and Twitter are less likely than others to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offline.
Burger King confirmed Tuesday that it struck a deal to buy Tim Hortons Inc. for about $11 billion.
"Modern Family" won a record-tying fifth best comedy series Emmy Award and a dominant "Breaking Bad" captured the top drama award.
Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.
Thousands of mourners filled the massive Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis for the funeral on August 25, 2014.
The mourners filled an enormous church Monday to remember Michael Brown, who was killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo.