President Barack Obama authorized a broad expansion on Friday of the U.S. military mission in Iraq.
Authorities say an autopsy on actor Robin Williams found no alcohol or illegal drugs in his system when he committed suicide.
A 5-year-old girl was fatally shot while sitting on her grandfather’s lap when two people approached her Milwaukee home and opened fire.
U.S. attorney Loretta Lynch has emerged as the leading choice to be the next attorney general.
The Supreme Court agreed Friday to hear a new challenge to President Barack Obama’s health care law.
The government said Friday that employers added a solid 214,000 jobs in October.
The test marks the 29th successful intercept in 35 attempts for the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense program since flight testing began in 20…
The Home Depot Inc. says hackers stole 53 million email addresses in addition to the payment card data it previously disclosed.
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David Kalac, 33, was arrested Wednesday night nearly 200 miles from the crime scene after a daylong manhunt.
Jillian Tait, 31, and Gary Lee Fellenbaum, 23, were charged Thursday with murder in the death of Tait’s son, Scott McMillan.
Illinois lawmakers signed off on long-awaited rules regulating high-volume oil and gas drilling, clearing the way for companies to get “frac…
The former SEAL, 38-year-old Robert O’Neill, told The Washington Post that he fired the shots that killed bin Laden.
A federal appeals court in Cincinnati has upheld anti-gay marriage laws in four states: Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Tennessee.
Gov. Rick Perry made his first court appearance but left the dramatics to his attorneys, who argued that felony charges should be thrown out…