A Montana homeowner was sentenced to 70 years in prison in the shotgun killing of a German exchange student.
As bad as recent droughts in California, the U.S. Southwest and Midwest have been, scientists say far worse “megadroughts” are coming.
A Utah mother accused of killing six of her newborn babies and storing their bodies in her garage pleaded guilty to murder Thursday.
U.S. retail sales fell sharply last month as gas prices plummeted and auto sales slowed.
Facebook is giving more options to decide what happens to users’ accounts after they die.
Kidde is recalling more than 4.6 million disposable fire extinguishers in the U.S.
Tickets in North Carolina, Puerto Rico and Texas have matched all six numbers to split a $564.1 million Powerball jackpot.
CBS says longtime ’60 Minutes’ correspondent Bob Simon has been killed in New York City car crash.
Police are trying to determine whether hate played any role in the killing of three Muslims.
The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $500 million, making Wednesday night’s drawing one of largest prizes in U.S. history.
A jury on Wednesday convicted a man of strangling a pharmacist and the pharmacist’s girlfriend.
Florida authorities say a twin-engine propeller plane crashed in a rural part of Miami-Dade County shortly after takeoff.
Shortly before he was shot to death by a former Marine at a gun range, Chris Kyle texted a buddy, “This dude is straight-up nuts,”.
Sparks police say 20-year-old Cesar Romero has been booked on several charges including assault with a deadly weapon.
The Republican-controlled Congress has cleared a bill approving the construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.