Heavy rain has pushed creeks and rivers out of their banks across Missouri, causing the deaths of at least six people.
Mother Teresa, the Albanian nun who dedicated her life to the poor, is set to become a saint next September.
When Austin Osner made a Christmas wish recently in Ohio, he had no idea it would come true nearly 800 miles away in Wichita.
Tornadoes that swept through the Dallas area caused substantial damage and at least 11 people died either from the storm or related traffic …
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has reached $1 billion at the box office, reaching the milestone with record-setting hyper speed.
A wind-whipped wildfire closed a major coastal highway in Southern California for several hours and forced dozens of homes to be evacuated.
Quintonio Legrier, a 19-year-old college student, and Bettie Jones, a 55-year-old mother of five who was Legrier’s neighbor, later died at h…
Five people were taken to a hospital after a car fleeing from Kansas City police collided with another vehicle.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry’s greatness as a basketball player can be measured by his record-setting shooting numbers that are chan…
(AP) Serena Williams spent a good portion of 2015 deflecting questions about whether she could complete the Grand Slam. After coming oh-so-c…
Police are searching for a 51-year-old man they say burned a woman to death on Friday after he poured gasoline on her and set her ablaze.
Officials are reporting one person was taken to the hospital.
The nation’s three-decade-old ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men has been formally lifted, but major restrictions continue to …
A Republican Kansas lawmaker is calling for an end to the state’s first-in-the-nation privatized foster care system.
On Saturday morning, the Red Cross and a local church held a breakfast for the up to 100 residents displaced by the severe weather.
Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris has been suspended two games for throwing a towel at head coach Jeff Hornacek.
Unlike Santa Claus, Federal Express is conceding it won’t be able to make all its scheduled deliveries.
Authorities say a two-story vacation home is sliding into the Lake of the Ozarks.