State attorneys general are not obligated to defend laws in their states banning same-sex marriage
General Motors is adding more than 588,000 vehicles to a recall to fix ignition switches that can shut off engines and cause crashes.
Even the scoreboards in high school gyms will have to advertise only healthy foods under new rules announced
Obama has ordered the Pentagon to plan for a full American withdrawal from Afghanistan by the end of this year.
A New York state trooper says he was concerned that Kerry Kennedy may have suffered a seizure or stroke
U.S. consumer confidence fell slightly in February over concerns about the near-term outlook for business conditions and jobs.
Senate Bill 1062 has set off a political firestorm since the Arizona Legislature passed the bill last week
Ehlers died Thursday at a Long Beach hospital of kidney failure, his wife, Dorothy, told The Associated Press on Monday.
It’s hard to vote against veterans these days.
Comedy actor, director and writer Harold Ramis, best known for his roles in movies such as “Ghostbusters” and “Stripes,” died Monday
Doctors say women carrying specific breast cancer gene should have their ovaries removed by age 35.
The cost of going to the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World just got more expensive.
Authorities say a 12-year-old girl who got out of her father’s SUV to pose for photos with a boy after her first date was struck and killed …
The White House says President Barack Obama will propose a 1 percent pay raise next year for federal workers.
Egg McMuffin, meet the Waffle Taco.
Services have been scheduled for a 10-year-old Springfield girl who was abducted and killed last week.
Through rain and wrecks, on Daytona’s longest day, this was a drought Dale Earnhardt Jr. was determined to end.
After 19 rounds in a Missouri county’s annual spelling bee over the weekend, only two of the 25 contestants who started the competition rema…
Thousands of people holding flickering candles marched through Springfield to remember 10-year-old Hailey Owens
Police say they have found child pornography at the southwest Missouri home of Craig Michael Wood.
The company at the center of West Virginia’s chemical spill that contaminated drinking water for 300,000 people is selling the rest of its c…
Obama will award the Medal of Honor to 24 Army veterans of World War II
American short track skater Emily Scott has a connection to a tragic case in her hometown of Springfield, Mo.
The government can’t seem to make up its mind about whether people should be allowed to make cellphone calls on passenger planes.
The University of Mississippi wants to question three white students in connection with the vandalism of the statue of James Meredith