The son of missionary Nancy Writebol says his mother is still recuperating after surviving Ebola.
At the heart of President Barack Obama's quandary over the Islamic State militants is their haven in Syria.
The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions were subsiding.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan said Thursday that states can apply for extra time before they use student test scores to judge teachers' pe…
Police say no crime was committed when woman pulled photos of twin babies off of social media and claimed they were her own children.
An American doctor infected with Ebola left his isolation unit and warmly hugged his doctors and nurses on Thursday.
The GAO said the relevant committees received phone calls from May 31 — the day of the transfer — to June 1, with written notification comin…
"We need to have all of our options open." Texas Gov. Rick Perry told a standing-room-only crowd at the conservative Heritage Foundation.
The St. Louis police chief has released 911 audio, surveillance video and cellphone video of the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding man.
Nixon announced what he called a systematic withdrawal of Guard officers on Thursday.
The decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Saratoga has left its port in Rhode Island for its final journey to Texas, where it will be scrapped…
An official at Emory University Hospital stressed that their release poses no public health risk.
The location of the three bodies was revealed by the melting snow, but getting to them was another matter.
Veteran who lost friend to suicide ups the "ice bucket" challenge ante, voluntarily taking a blast of mace to the face, then waterboarding, …
The deal calls for the bank, the second-largest in the U.S., to pay a $5 billion cash penalty.
A doctor at the hospital that treated two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa says their discharge …
To win the hearts of frequent business travelers, United Airlines is going through their stomachs.
For all its horror, the beheading of an American journalist in Syria appears unlikely to change lawmakers' minds about military intervention…
Fewer people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week, another sign the job market is improving.