A 6.8-magnitude earthquake has hit Japan’s northern coast near the nuclear power plant crippled in the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.
Kansas health officials say a person from the Kansas City area has died of a rare infection caused by an amoeba that lives in freshwater lak…
Jhymiere Moore, 19, pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and weapons charges in the death of Genesis Rincon in Paterson.
High levels of toxic blue-green algae have been detected.
When a woman’s pickup stalled on a street in Santa Fe, New Mexico, local chef Jackson Ault stopped to lend a hand.
Centers for Disease Control director says he’s “disappointed’ and “angry” about safety errors that exposed workers to anthrax.
U.S. authorities insist the Alien Transfer Exit Program has contributed to overall achievements in border security.
Man accused of executing six family members faints during first court appearance.
The Cambodian immigrant community is banding together to help the survivors of a devastating fire that killed seven people outside Boston.
Jeh Johnson visited a New Mexico detention facility housing 400 Central American women and children.
A shackled Ronald Lee Haskell was standing before a state district judge during a probable cause hearing when he fell to the ground.
A northeast Kansas man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of a woman whose car was hit by his vehicle during a police c…
Unseasonably cool temperatures will arrive next week in the Midwest and as far south as Arkansas and Oklahoma.
Celebrations aside, LeBron James’ decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA could complicate the Republican Party’s plan.
Two calls were made while 71-year-old Jim Napoleon Garcia lay on the floor as an ambulance was called to take him to an emergency room 500 y…
A bus carrying Asian tourists flipped on its side on a busy highway in Grand Teton National Park, and eight people were hospitalized.
Lenexa police have identified the two men shot to death in a suburban Kansas City home but few other details about the shootings are being r…
The U.S. government ran a monthly budget surplus in June, putting it on course to record the lowest annual deficit since 2008.
Matt Bendik, the boyfriend of “Glee” star Becca Tobin, has been found dead in a Philadelphia hotel room.
The oft-maligned city of Cleveland is on quite a roll.
Survey finds many families spend more than planned when they take vacation road trips.
A state prison inmate who was in prison for killing a 15-year-old Salina girl in 1984 has died.
The news sent Amazon’s shares up nearly 5 percent in midday trading.
The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office says the 19 year-old who was shot Thursday at 4420 SW 61st has been identified.
Top executives with Amtrak and Burlington Northern Santa Fe are on a whistle-stop tour on the railroad’s Southwest Chief Friday.