The House voted Tuesday to temporarily patch over a multibillion-dollar pothole in federal highway and transit programs
The pre-dawn fire burned undetected Thursday in the void space for an undetermined period before a rush of oxygen turned it into an inferno.
President Barack Obama nominated Bay as commission chairman in January, but lawmakers objected.
The U.S. Geological Survey reports that a magnitude 3.8 earthquake struck about 2:20 a.m.
Border Patrol spokesman Omar Zamora said Vargas was in custody after being stopped going through security at the airport in McAllen.
The deal announced Tuesday would create a formidable No. 2 to rival Altria Group Inc.
America’s schools are one of the few government institutions where the children and teens coming unaccompanied across the border are guarant…
Nineteen-year-old Matt Guthmiller completed the more than 29,000-mile journey in a single-engine airplane Monday night.
Four teens are facing charges authorities say was the sexual assault of a highly intoxicated 15-year-old girl that was videotaped on a cellp…
Crews are working to get a Louisville-to-Norfolk freight train back on track after 14 rail cars derailed in southwest Virginia.
A Maui grand jury on Friday indicted Capobianco on a second-degree murder charge in the death of Carly Scott, 27, who has never been found.
Ryan Goodman of Lee’s Summit died in November 2009 in a mechanical accident.
The protests are expected to mirror those in Murrieta, California, where the mayor and residents blocked buses carrying immigrant children w…
Police say a Taco Bell employee used a BB gun to shoot a customer.
A half-dozen states with backlogs for Medicaid enrollees were facing a federal deadline Monday.
More than 40 years after a man last saw his high school ring, the love token he gave his wife has been found on a Greek island.
Find out who may have gotten benefits – but shouldn’t have.
Lightning killed two people last weekend just miles apart in the popular park, where summer storms can close in quickly with deadly results.
New research finds it is possible to keep the brain healthy through a variety of interventions, including nutrition counseling, exercise, co…
The charge pushed down its net income to $181 million from $4.18 billion a year earlier.
Authorities say gasoline-tainted groundwater caused the mysterious smell that led to a voluntary evacuation of about 150 homes in suburban P…
The legislation by Sen. John Cornyn, a Republican, and Rep. Henry Cuellar, a Democrat, would allow Border Patrol agents to turn many of the …
The incident, which resulted in four arrests and no injuries, occurred at the rally on Sunday outside the Federal Building in Westwood.
There were thunderstorms around Walt Disney World when the elevated train stopped Sunday afternoon.
Nutritional standards that take effect this fall call for less sodium and more whole grains and fruits and vegetables.