U.S. Capitol Police officer was shot Monday at the Capitol Visitor Center complex, and the shooter was taken into custody.
President Obama could use a recess appointment to install Judge Merrick B. Garland on the Supreme Court temporarily.
A partial skull and two tusks of a prehistoric Columbian mammoth have been found in northwest Oklahoma.
Depending on where you live, you may be paying more or less taxes than somebody living in a neighboring state.
Fidel Castro responded Monday to President Barack Obama’s historic trip to Cuba.
Authorities say a fire in a Denver apartment building forced some residents to jump from the second and third stories .
An Indiana man was charged Monday with murder, rape and kidnapping counts in the case of a 1-year-old girl who was found dead.
Meteorologists may soon be able to predict likelihood of extreme heat in the Eastern United States.
President Obama welcomed thousands of children to the South Lawn of the White House Monday morning for the annual Easter Egg Roll.
American Airlines copilot is arrested at Detroit Metro Airport after failing breathalyzer.
Georgia governor vetoes religious exemptions bill protecting same-sex marriage opponents.
The Supreme Court has rejected former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s appeal of his corruption convictions.
Two transgender people, a law school professor and civil liberties groups filed the lawsuit Monday morning.
Gerber Products Co. says it’s recalling two types of organic baby food.
An ash cloud from an Alaska volcano rose to 37,000 feet and stretched Monday more than 400 miles into interior Alaska.