The Supreme Court says a Native American child doesn’t have to be taken away from her adoptive parents and given to her biological father.
A Montana judge says a 6-foot-tall statue of Jesus that was placed on federal land on Big Mountain near Whitefish nearly 60 years ago can remain.
U.S. stocks rose in early trading Tuesday, pushed higher by good reports on home prices and orders for durable goods.
The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a key provision of the landmark Voting Rights Act cannot be enforced unless Congress comes up with an up-to-date formula for deciding which states and localities still need federal monitoring.
The Supreme Court says a key provision of the landmark Voting Rights Act cannot be enforced until Congress comes up with a new way of determining which states and localities require close federal monitoring of elections.
The FBI says $1.2 million in cash was discovered missing from a Swiss International Air Lines jet after it landed at John F. Kennedy Airport.
Americans’ confidence in the economy rose to its highest level in more than five years, bolstered by a more optimistic outlook for hiring.
Roland Emmerich knows all about disasters.
Sales of new homes rose in May to the fastest pace in five years, a solid gain that added to signs of a steadily improving housing market.
Rep. Paul Ryan says the Senate’s advancement of stronger border security provisions makes it more likely that immigration reform will pass the House and become law.
Sen. John McCain says the diplomatic row between Washington and Moscow over admitted CIA leaker Edward Snowden is “reminiscent of the Cold War” and says the Obama administration must be tougher in its dealings with both Russia and China.
President Barack Obama has spoken with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan
The Federal Reserve expects to start slowing its bond-buying program this year just before it might need to manage another major transition that could spook investors: the likely exit of Chairman Ben Bernanke.
East and Westbound lanes on the 17th St. bridge over I-470 in Topeka will be closed until the end of the week.
Excerpts from James “Whitey” Bulger’s FBI informant file presented to the jury at his racketeering trial Monday show Bulger secretly provided information on a variety of criminals
The Rev. Al Sharpton says plans to mark the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington will not be just a “nostalgia visit” to the civil rights golden era.
An explosion at a fertilizer plant in northwest Indiana has killed one person.