Driver error is likely the cause of a crash involving a school bus and an empty freight train that killed two people.
Former Washington Redskins defensive back Fred Smoot has been acquitted of misdemeanor domestic assault following a bench trial in Virginia.
Haiti faces an uncertain political future in upcoming months, with the terms of the Senate expiring on Jan. 12.
Hundreds waited to pay their respects to former three-term Gov. Mario Cuomo.
Health officials say the flu is rampant in most of the country and could peak soon.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquakes were recorded on Monday in a span of just three hours.
Another plunge in the price of oil is driving stocks sharply lower in afternoon trading.
Oklahoma state legislator proposes $500 fine for wearing hoodies in public.
Police say a South Carolina man charged with sexual assault of his nephew’s girlfriend was beaten by the relative.
The National Weather Service is about to boost its computing power by more than tenfold.
Bitterly cold temperatures have begun moving into parts of the U.S. and will be staying put for at least part of this week.
A 3-week-old baby who was abducted after a gunman shot and wounded her parents has been found dead.
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has arrived for the start of jury selection.
As anyone who has grown up around snow knows, part of the fun of sledding is the risk of soaring off a jump or careening around a tree.
Authorities say an off-duty police officer out to dinner with his wife in Cincinnati accidentally shot himself in the stomach inside a parki…