U.S. transportation officials have penalized Asiana Airlines $500,000 for failing to assist family members of passengers on a flight that crashed last year at San Francisco airport.
President Barack Obama has ordered the Pentagon to plan for a full American withdrawal from Afghanistan by the end of this year should the Afghan government refuse to sign a security agreement with the U.S, the White House said Tuesday.
State attorneys general are not obligated to defend laws in their states banning same-sex marriage if the laws discriminate in a way forbidden by the Constitution.
U.S. consumer confidence fell slightly in February over concerns about the near-term outlook for business conditions and jobs.
U.S. home prices fell for the second straight month in December as brutally cold weather, tight supply and higher costs slowed sales.
Harold Ramis, the bespectacled “Ghostbusters” sidekick to Bill Murray whose early grounding in live comedy led to blockbuster movies, died Monday, February 24, 2014.
An extremely rare, polio-like disease has appeared in more than a dozen California children within the past year.
Even the scoreboards in high school gyms eventually will have to promote good health.
Republican Gov. Jan Brewer faced intensifying pressure Monday from CEOs, politicians in Washington and state lawmakers in her own party to veto a bill that would allow business owners with strongly held religious beliefs to deny service to gays and lesbians.
For women who carry a notorious cancer gene, surgery to remove healthy ovaries is one of the most protective steps they can take.
The nations governors meet with President Obama as part of their winter conference.
Governors are quoting President Barack Obama as saying he expects to decide on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline in the next couple of months.
By the busload, the world’s athletes and visitors rolled toward Sochi’s airport and took off for home Monday, fresh from a Winter Games experience that many Russians pronounced a smashing success.
Egg McMuffin, meet the Waffle Taco.
A pet shop owner pleaded not guilty to torching her Las Vegas store, where firefighters rescued 27 puppies.