President Barack Obama will try to ratchet up pressure on House Republicans this week to pass legislation overhauling the nation’s immigrati…
Calls are mounting for the Senate vice president to resign after he compared Italy’s first black Cabinet minister to an orangutan.
Afghan legislators on Monday approved a law to govern next year’s presidential and provincial council elections, a key step toward conductin…
It would seem that Texas Republicans have never been stronger.
Iraqi authorities say attacks across the country have killed seven people, including a 10-year-old boy, the latest in a surge of violence.
Stocks are slipping in early trading on Wall Street as the market comes off its best week since January.
A Topeka man was shot Saturday night and police say road rage may be the reason.
The grandfather of a 6-year-old Illinois boy who was buried for hours at a northern Indiana sand dune says he is responsive and able to move…
Topeka Police are still looking for suspects this morning after an armed robbery early Saturday morning.
A man arrested outside Secretary of State John Kerry’s Boston home over the weekend is headed to court.
The message of “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” seems to be: Don’t worry, be happy, consequences be damned.
Salvage crews are working against time to right and remove the shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship
Muslim inmates at the Hutchinson Correctional Facility are joining their religious brethren in the observance of Ramadan.
The “Homeland” actress says she considered a change of careers when she went through a stretch where she couldn’t find a good role.
Justin Timberlake, Elton John and Katy Perry are among the A-list performers set for this year’s iHeartRadio music festival in Las Vegas.
New research boosts the “use it or lose it” theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp.
Americans spent more at retail businesses in June, although the gain was heavily driven by auto sales and higher gas prices.
Celebrity chef Nigella Lawson and art collector Charles Saatchi say they intend to conclude a “swift and amicable” divorce by the end of the…
Hungary is considering paying back early a bailout loan from the International Monetary Fund and also wants to close the organization’s offi…
A British judge has sentenced a post office worker to two years in jail for terrorism offenses, including having guides on how to make a bom…
A Wisconsin man who killed his three daughters to get back at his ex-wife will soon learn if he’ll spend the rest of his life in prison.
U.S. safety regulators are investigating about 218,000 Mercedes C-Class luxury cars because the rear lights can fail and even catch fire.