The Treasury Department says the deficit in August totaled $64.4 billion, a drop of 50 percent from the same month a year ago.
Ben Sturner stepped onto his balcony to see a rainbow emerging from the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan.
Saudi Arabia’s civil defense authority says at least 87 people have been killed after a crane collapsed on the Grand Mosque.
A man stabbed a woman and then was shot by a security guard at Washington’s Union Station on Friday, sending people fleeing.
The Republican presidential hopeful has purchased NBC’s half of the Miss Universe Organization.
Oil and gas companies led the stock market lower on Friday as the price of oil took another fall.
Kayla Coffman was sitting in her office with a supervisor when she heard the sound of a very young baby crying outside the door.
Five family members, including three children, were found dead in their lakeside home in an upscale western Minneapolis suburb.
Officials say a storm carrying powerful winds damaged homes and businesses in Stillwater.
A police chief in southwestern Ohio says he wasn’t surprised that one of his officers delivered a pizza to a homeless man.
Vice President Joe Biden described himself Thursday as overwhelmed at times by his son’s death.
The anniversary of Sept. 11 at ground zero now also has become an occasion for public reflection on the site of the terror attacks.
Victory for sexual assault victims who’ve been fighting to end the backlog of untested rape kits in Virginia.
Grant Taylor stood in front of a magistrate, just a day after police say he intentionally killed Lansing firefighter.
Eleven Republican presidential candidates have qualified for next week’s primetime debate.