Friday evening, National Security Council spokeswoman Caitlin Hayden confirmed that Kassig was being held by Islamic State militants.
Further spread is unlikely because of the public health steps now underway.
Company will take $160 million charge to offset cuts.
Fire didn’t affect memorial or visitor’s center.
A Missouri judge has ruled that the state must recognize same-sex marriages that were legally performed in other states.
Latest report shows lowest jobless rate in six years, plus slow but steady economic improvement.
An Internet video released Friday purports to show an Islamic State group fighter beheading British hostage Alan Henning, threatens another …
A wave of severe respiratory illnesses has swept the country in the last two months.
The Labor Department’s report Friday also showed that employers added a combined 69,000 more jobs in July.
Where are the pay raises?
DNA testing was inconclusive on soiled diapers thought to have been left by Pennsylvania police ambush suspect Eric Frein.
Car thief steals vehicle with dog inside, then leaves it to die in sweltering Las Vegas heat.
JPMorgan Chase revealed this week that 76 million households were affected by a cyberattack against the bank this summer.
Pushing its total for the year to 71, affecting almost 30 million vehicles in North America.
Two teachers are accused of having group sex with a student in Louisiana after school officials told authorities the 16-year-old was braggin…
The Gateway Arch in St. Louis should stand tall for many years to come, according to a new report.
Mike Moustakas delivered the game-winning solo home run in the top of the 11th inning to vault the Royals past the Angels.
Denver area schools under fire for proposed changes in US History courses.
Data breach happened in August but was only disclosed in recent federal report.
Health experts say the risk of contracting Ebola from a fellow airline passenger is low.
The woman is seeking damages and wants to ensure the sperm bank doesn’t make a similar mistake again.
Expected to return to federal court for a progress update.
Two Louisiana high school teachers accused of having group sex with 16-year-old student.
The trial of a man suspected of kidnapping and killing a 10-year-old girl will stay in Springfield but a jury will be brought in from northe…
Atlanta police say a naked man who was acting erratically at an Atlanta airport gate was shocked with a stun gun and will likely face crimin…