First Lady Michelle Obama introduced a new campaign focusing on education for girls around the world.
Within an hour of the start of a festival headlined by Pope Francis, Mark Wahlberg already had made a joke about his raunchy movie “Ted.”
The news of House Speaker John Boehner’s resignation brought hundreds of religious conservatives to their feet to cheer.
While the papal visit closed bridges and roads to vehicles, one carrying a kidney transplant recipient managed to get to a hospital.
President Barack Obama held a lavish state dinner for Chinese President Xi Jinping Friday.
A young survivor remembered his heart “whacking like a sledgehammer” in the moments before a flash flood swept he and his family away nearly…
The two top Democratic candidates for president are planning to visit Massachusetts this coming week.
The gulf between tea party conservatives and establishment Republicans that it may threaten the entire Republican Party and Congress itself.
Pope Francis arrived in the City of Brotherly Love on Saturday for the final leg of his U.S. visit.
Pope Francis became emotional Saturday as his helicopter circled the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island on his way out of New York.
A total lunar eclipse will share the stage with a so-called supermoon Sunday night.
Los Angeles prosecutors say a physician assistant who wasn’t licensed or trained to perform surgery operated on hundreds of patients.
A grand jury on Friday indicted a man suspected in four of the freeway shootings that have rattled the Phoenix area since late last month.
Heightened security for Pope Francis’ weekend visit remade downtown Philadelphia into a fortified and largely deserted pedestrian mall Frida…
Kentucky clerk Kim Davis, a longtime Democrat, says she is switching to the Republican Party because she feels abandoned by Democrats.