As the nominal midnight deadline neared, Republicans reconvened the House with plans to call for a vote on both the $1.1 trillion measure.
A Southern California man was tackled as he began climbing over the railing of a bridge Thursday.
Three construction workers are dead and three other people received hospital treatment after a fire erupted in a downtown Dallas high-rise.
It’s another political victory for the popular potato.
The price of oil fell below $60 for the first time since July 2009 on Thursday and ended trading in New York at $59.95.
The U.S. Justice Department said Indian tribes can decide to grow and sell marijuana on their lands.
An appeals court has ordered that murder charges be dismissed against an Arizona woman who spent 22 years on death row in her son’s death.
Engineers hope to determine whether the deep de-watering and ground settlement are linked.
A jury has convicted a Houston-area teenager of capital murder for a girl’s slaying that prosecutors said was part of a satanic ritual.
The St. Louis Rams will make a donation to a local police charity after five players’ protest over Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson.
CIA Director John Brennan defended his agency Thursday from accusations in a Senate report.
An Oklahoma County judge says he won’t order a contested high school football playoff game to be replayed.
Teen retailers are learning that lesson the hard way this holiday season.
U.S. retail sales perked up in November with the start of the holiday shopping season.
A storm expected to be one of the windiest and rainiest in five years pushed across parts of Northern California early Thursday.