Gettysburg’s small African-American community proudly tells stories of ancestors who fought in the Civil War
Brad Pitt’s “World War Z” imagines a world overrun by a zombie pandemic, leading to an unlikely new global power structure.
Men’s Wearhouse escalated a public battle with its founder and former pitchman George Zimmer
A Florida investment adviser has pleaded guilty in a $13 million securities fraud scheme that prosecutors say capitalized on enthusiasm for Facebook shares.
A bipartisan group of senators on Tuesday proposed an overhaul to the housing finance system
President Barack Obama says carbon pollution limits need to be set on U.S. power plants in order to curb global warming.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says there’s no question that voting discrimination still exists today.
The launch of Windows 8 was heralded as the biggest change to the industry’s dominant operating system in at least 17 years.
A White House official says President Barack Obama is telling the State Department it shouldn’t approve the Keystone XL pipeline unless it’s sure the project won’t increase greenhouse gas emissions.
A southeastern Michigan farmer recovering from throat cancer was sentenced to probation instead of prison Tuesday for growing thousands of marijuana plants
A Republican congressional candidate in Illinois says a former GOP official who wrote a derogatory email about her has apologized — via text.
A New York federal appeals court says authorities may have gone too far in their search of an ex-convict’s computer.
Reactions to Supreme Court ruling Tuesday that halts use of a key provision in landmark Voting Rights Act:
A Vermont man charged with stabbing a private school trustee in a New Hampshire hotel lobby in what officials called a random attack has been indicted on one count of second-degree murder.
A storm that blew through earlier this month might have spurred a rare phenomenon for the East Coast: a tsunami.
President Barack Obama says he’s deeply disappointed with a Supreme Court decision halting the use of a key provision in the Voting Rights Act.
Higher costs and delays have forced the U.S. Agency for International Development to drastically scale back plans to build housing in Haiti.