A federal judge on Wednesday set a November trial date for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev over the objections of defense …
Across the South, winter-weary residents woke up Wednesday to a region encased in ice, snow and freezing rain
Veteran TV newsman Tom Brokaw has been diagnosed with cancer, NBC News said Tuesday.
Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can get trapped by buckles that may not unlatch.
The city dodged the first punch of a dangerous winter storm Tuesday
A coalition of the nation’s leading technology firms joined an international protest Tuesday against the U.S. government’s spying programs
Change is coming quickly to the Boy Scouts of America after years of turmoil and debate over its membership policy
A drugmaker working to develop a pill to boost sexual desire in women says regulators are demanding more studies on the experimental drug.
Federal health experts say that new research is not strong enough to conclude that naproxen, the pain reliever in Aleve and many other medic…
Members of Congress, some of the nation’s most frequent flyers, don’t want to allow airline passengers to make cellphone calls in-flight and…
A California slaughterhouse has voluntary halted operations after recalling more than 8.7 million pounds of beef products.
A look at some of the famous quotes from prominent African-American activists, athletes, and actors, in honor of Black History Month.
Some consumers won’t be able to finish their online health insurance applications this weekend because Social Security’s computer system wil…
The White House is applauding a University of Missouri football player’s decision to announce that he is gay
Kraft is removing artificial preservatives from its most popular individually wrapped cheese slices
The Food and Drug Administration is warning against eating Uncle Ben’s rice products served at schools
With memories of gridlock on icy Atlanta highways still fresh, Georgia officials got a second chance Monday to prove the state could prepare…
Missouri All-American Michael Sam says he is gay, and the defensive end could become the first openly homosexual player in the NFL.
Another round of snow and ice is expected to coat Atlanta and other parts of the Deep South this week.
Government in drought-afflicted California is trying to lead by example and cut water use by the same 20 percent that residents have been as…