For American businesses, it’s also a time to back up that appreciation with a freebie.
Kansas gay-rights advocates are watching the U.S. Supreme Court as they hope same-sex couples can get marriage licenses this week.
Jillian Meredeth McCabe is accused of throwing her 6-year-old autistic son off a bridge on the Oregon Coast.
An armed man who held hostages inside an Oklahoma office building during a more than four-hour standoff has surrendered.
McDonald’s is recalling a Hello Kitty-themed whistle given to children in Happy Meals.
A report released Monday by the Department of Health and Human Services estimated that 9 million to 9.9 million paying customers will enroll…
President Barack Obama touched off an angry debate Monday over government regulation of Internet service.
The U.S. Postal Service says it’s the victim of a cyberattack and that information about its employees.
A suicide bomber disguised in a school uniform detonated explosives at a high school assembly in the northeastern Nigerian city of Potiskum.
The University of Kansas Foundation is planning to buy the school a new airplane, with a potential cost of $8.1 million.
Heavy snow and plunging temperatures are expected to hit the Upper Midwest this week, dropping as much as a foot of snow .
Authorities say a 5-year-old boy playing on railroad track near his Utah home has died after being hit by a freight train.
A small plane that crashed on approach to the island of Grand Bahama killed all 9 people on board.
GM ordered 500,000 replacement ignition switches two months before telling government regulators that the switches would be recalled.
Pizza Hut is letting customers play mad scientist, giving them the freedom to make pies with honey Sriracha sauce.