San Francisco police say an 11-year-old boy was struck and killed by a light-rail train as he ran across a street.
A 21-year-old man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol in support of Islamic State extremists pleaded not guilty Tuesday to the la…
The U.S. oil industry is challenging new rules aimed at reducing the risk of catastrophic accidents involving crude moved by rail.
Senate Democrats dealt President Barack Obama a stinging setback on trade Tuesday, blocking efforts to begin a full-blown debate on his init…
Police have not said what led up to the shooting.
The incident is under investigation.
The latest attack on Monday night left one student with a stomach wound and the other with a chest injury.
Kansas Club for Growth lobbyist Mark Dugan said the group began the television spots Tuesday and plans to run them at least a week.
Proposal to increase the state’s sales tax by a full penny on the dollar to help close a budget shortfall.
Christianity is still the dominant faith by far in the U.S.; 7 in 10 Americans identify with the tradition.
A surprising stowaway startled a man out on his boat in San Diego: A sea lion pup who decided to crash in a bunk, waking the owner with his …
The record high American graduation rate masks large gaps among low income students and those with disabilities compared to their peers.
“That poor little girl is never going to know them.”
Ikea is recalling approximately 75,000 safety gates because the gates may fail to stay closed. Three children have been injured.
A Georgia man who saved a dog from a hot Mustang has been arrested for smashing a window to free the animal.
President Barack Obama has decided to build his presidential library on the South Side of Chicago, where his political career began.
Verizon is buying AOL for about $4.4 billion, advancing the telecom’s push in both mobile and advertising fields.
A woman trusted to commute children safely from home to school and back was accused of driving drunk and getting into an accident with child…