Schools in Ferguson welcomed back students from their summer breaks on Monday.
A federal judge has ordered the FBI to scrutinize allegations one of its agents pressured a witness not to testify in a trial about videos r…
Colorado prison officials waited nearly a year and a half to report the death of a mentally ill inmate to health officials.
Police say bomb experts are combing the site of an explosion in an Illinois suburb of St. Louis.
Thousands of mourners filled the massive Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis for the funeral on August 25, 2014.
Some of the newest incarnations of fantasy football look a lot more like gambling than intricate, outsmart-your-opponent strategy games.
Michael Brown’s relatives said goodbye Monday to the 18-year-old who was shot and killed by a police officer.
The real headache for many travelers is a quickly-growing list of hotel surcharges, even for items they never use.
A person of interest in a series of shootings that killed three people and injured four others is being held on suspicion of animal cruelty …
While in office, former President George H. W. Bush once plaintively asked, “What is it about August?”
A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California’s last operating nuclear plant.
Authorities say an Alabama couple tried to obtain a baby by sexually assaulting an underage girl in hopes she’d get pregnant.
Dempsey did not rule out strikes for any other critical reasons.
Such an overseas shift, called a tax inversion, has become increasingly popular among U.S. companies.
A primer on the Koch brothers and their role in politics.
Nearly three weeks after surprising many by walking into Emory University Hospital sick with Ebola, Dr. Kent Brantly is walking out.
Pimentel was shot in the shoulder and abdomen while making a stop to serve an active misdemeanor warrant for graffiti.
The Coast Guard said the dead have not been identified and it’s not clear if they may have been migrants.
Peace Fest 2014 was already in the works before Michael Brown was killed in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
A half-century before the protests in Ferguson, Mo., riots broke out in seven cities in New York, New Jersey, Illinois and Pennsylvania.
The freed American is 45-year-old Peter Theo Curtis of Massachusetts, who wrote under the byline Theo Padnos.
In the Dominican Republic, a man drowned when he tried to drive his pickup truck across a rushing river in Hato Mayor.
Forecasts predict colder-than-normal and wetter-than-usual weather for three-quarters of the country east of the Rocky Mountains.
Parness says the buildings to which only limited access is being granted mostly suffered broken windows.
Since the virus first arrived in Wyoming in 2002, the highest number of cases reported in a single year was 393.