Two parolees have been charged with holding two adults and six children hostage in a 20-hour standoff in a Chicago suburb.
“Russia must remove its vehicles and its personnel from the territory of Ukraine immediately.”
An Alabama teacher was suspended without pay after being accused of having sixth-grade students re-enact the deadly police shooting in Fergu…
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About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.
Dr. Kent Brantly, one of few Ebola survivors with medical expertise, seems keenly aware of the position his painful experience has put him i…
The parents of slain journalist James Foley said they regarded an email they received from his captors last week as a hopeful sign they coul…
A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters.
The son of missionary Nancy Writebol says his mother is still recuperating after surviving Ebola.
At the heart of President Barack Obama’s quandary over the Islamic State militants is their haven in Syria.
The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions were subsiding.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan said Thursday that states can apply for extra time before they use student test scores to judge teachers’ pe…
Police say no crime was committed when woman pulled photos of twin babies off of social media and claimed they were her own children.
An American doctor infected with Ebola left his isolation unit and warmly hugged his doctors and nurses on Thursday.
The GAO said the relevant committees received phone calls from May 31 — the day of the transfer — to June 1, with written notification comin…
“We need to have all of our options open.” Texas Gov. Rick Perry told a standing-room-only crowd at the conservative Heritage Foundation.
The St. Louis police chief has released 911 audio, surveillance video and cellphone video of the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding man.
Nixon announced what he called a systematic withdrawal of Guard officers on Thursday.
The decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Saratoga has left its port in Rhode Island for its final journey to Texas, where it will be scrapped…
An official at Emory University Hospital stressed that their release poses no public health risk.
The location of the three bodies was revealed by the melting snow, but getting to them was another matter.
The deal calls for the bank, the second-largest in the U.S., to pay a $5 billion cash penalty.
A doctor at the hospital that treated two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa says their discharge …