Vigils come on heels of President and Governor of Missouri calling for peaceful demonstrations
Robin Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson's disease and was sober at the time of his suicide.
High school teacher arrives for class drunk with a purse full of more alcohol.
Nixon made the announcement at a news conference Wednesday afternoon.
The back-to-school shopping season is off to a promising start, but retailers may be sacrificing profit for sales.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says "operational shifts" are ahead for law enforcement in the St. Louis suburb where a police officer fatally shot …
Andrew Harrelson found the 12-foot fossilized tusk on Sunday in a bend of the Fish River near his home village.
Attorney General Eric Holder says he's concerned that the use of military equipment by police in Ferguson, Missouri, is sending a "conflicti…
There may be itsy-bitsy aliens among us.
A tow truck driver from a small western Colorado city claimed his $90 million Powerball jackpot.
Kevin Ward Jr.'s family and friends praised the dirt-track racer as a "small-town boy" who loved his sport during the funeral.
President Barack Obama has told the leaders of Liberia and Sierra Leone that the U.S. is committed to working to contain the Ebola outbreak …
The Pentagon sees little if any need to airdrop more food and water to Iraqis atop Sinjar Mountain.
A New Hampshire man who raped and killed a college student was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without the chance of parole.
Lois Lowry's 1993 Newbery Medal-winning source novel has been substantially altered here.
Obama said he wants an open and transparent investigation of the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, so that justice is done.
Police on Thursday defended the use of tear gas and smoke bombs to repel protesters after another night of chaos in a St. Louis suburb.
Police used tear gas and smoke bombs to repel crowds who threw Molotov cocktails during another violent night on the streets of a St. Louis …
Police in Washington state are asking the public to stop tweeting during shootings and manhunts to avoid accidentally telling the bad guys w…
The accident sparked controversy among racing fans and brought recriminations from Ward's family.