A Kansas City woman whose daughter weighed 32 pounds when she was rescued was sentenced to 34 years in prison.
Vice President Joe Biden launched a “moonshot” initiative Friday to hasten a cure for cancer.
A coroner said imprisoned former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips killed himself while awaiting a death-penalty trial.
A video showing a man slamming a child to the ground near Jim Hill High school is circling social media.
Oregon State Police arrested a man Friday they said was driving a government vehicle stolen from an occupied Oregon wildlife refuge.
A bird flu virus that ravaged turkey and chicken farms last summer has been found at a southern Indiana turkey farm,
A Navajo man who helped stump the Japanese during World War II using a code based on his native language has died in Utah.
Florida Lottery says Frederick Walker, 19, claimed a $2 million prize on Thursday.
A building in the U.S. Capitol complex has been cleared after several workers reported feeling ill.
About 200 people showed up Friday, many criticizing legislators and state leaders for not doing more to stop the quakes.
Wal-Mart is closing 269 stores, more than half of them in the U.S.
The hotel chain says the malware turned up in about 250 of its hotels and may have exposed customers’ card numbers
The three states with Powerball winners from Wednesday’s record $1.6 billion drawing require winners to disclose their names
Americans tapered off from shopping toward the end of the holiday season.
Wal-Mart is closing 269 stores, more than half of them in the U.S. and another big chunk in its challenging Brazilian market.