Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation imposing the nation’s first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland.
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday the agency fell short in executing its plan to protect the White House.
Cleveland County prosecutor Greg Mashburn announced the charges Tuesday against 30-year-old Alton Nolen
Police believe they have found a link between the 2009 slaying of Morgan Harrington and the Sept. 13 disappearance of Hannah Graham
Pot may be legal in Colorado, but you can still be fired for using it.
Authorities say the body of an Arkansas real estate agent who disappeared Thursday has been found in a shallow grave at a concrete company.
The Washington Post and New York Times say the intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service h…
Authorities in North Las Vegas say the tenants of a house owned by a city councilman could face animal-cruelty charges.
A federal agency is accusing Papa John’s Pizza of breaking the law when they fired a Utah employee with Down syndrome.
Authorities have arrested a man wanted in connection with an Arkansas real estate agent who has been missing since last week.
The rewards for surviving last winter’s punishing weather are tight supplies and drastic price increases for road salt.
Scientists looking at 16 cases of wild weather around the world last year see the fingerprints of man-made global warming on more than half …
A suburban Chicago man has been ordered held without bond on charges he set a fire at an air traffic control center.
The average fee for using an out-of-network ATM climbed to a new high of $4.35 per transaction, according to a survey released Monday by Ban…