Courts have dealt setbacks in three states to Republican efforts that critics contend restrict voting rights.
A U.S. Coast Guard tall ship is paying a visit to a port in Massachusetts.
A former Ku Klux Klan member who bombed an Alabama church where four black girls were killed is up for parole.
The Texas Department of Public Safety says 16 people died in a hot air balloon crash near Lockhart, Tex. The balloon caught fire before it c…
Florida Sen. Bill Nelson wants Congress to reconvene so lawmakers can pass an emergency spending bill to fight the spread of the Zika virus.
A federal judge threw out multiple aspects of Wisconsin’s voter ID law on Friday, leaving the law itself intact but ruling unconstitutional …
Pope Francis paid a somber visit in silence to the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau on Friday.
Donald Trump is struggling to assemble a complex transition team capable of hiring thousands of high-level government officials should he wi…
A central Indiana couple who were first-time Mega Millions players won the game’s $536 million jackpot this month.
Six current or former state employees were charged Friday with misconduct and other crimes in the Flint water crisis.
Powerball players will have a shot at the nation’s eighth-largest lottery jackpot this weekend.
Deadly shootings of police officers this year are exponentially greater when compared to the same time period in 2015, according to numbers …
The father of a Muslim American soldier killed in Iraq posed a question to Donald Trump: Have you read the Constitution?
Combi USA is recalling more than 39,000 car seats because they can transmit too much force to a child’s chest in a crash.
Governor says Florida could have 1st cases of Zika contracted from local mosquitoes.
One police officer has died and another remains in surgery after being shot in a San Diego neighborhood.
The new Sandy Hook Elementary School opened to the general public for the first time Friday.
Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times.
Philadelphia police reported making a four-day total of only 11 arrests during protests at the Democratic National Convention.
Daniel Rushing probably won’t be eating Krispy Kreme doughnuts in his car any more.