A mumps outbreak in central Ohio is approaching 200 confirmed cases.
Two workers fell to their death Friday inside a southeast Missouri mine that has been the site of two other fatal accidents since 2000.
Police have connected 12 shootings targeting vehicles on Kansas City-area roads and highways since early March.
Tensions have escalated between protesters and federal police who used a stun gun on a son of a Nevada rancher fighting a roundup of cattle that he claims have historical grazing rights northeast of Las Vegas.
Subway says an ingredient dubbed the “yoga mat chemical” will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.
The Kansas Supreme Court has reversed the “Hard 50″ murder sentence of a Wichita man but refused to rule whether changes made by legislators to the law in 2013 can be applied.
Hillary Rodham Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, cracked a couple of jokes that drew applause and continued her keynote speech on stage in front of a Las Vegas convention audience.
For five years, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has been a lightning rod for critics of President Barack Obama’s health care law.
A FedEx tractor-trailer crossed over a grassy median on a Northern California freeway and slammed into a bus carrying more than 40 high school students in an explosive crash that left 10 people dead, authorities said.
A man in an Alabama jail who has confessed to killing dozens across the country did not name the drug cartels he said employed him.
Several hundred people gathered at a Detroit church Thursday to pray for racial peace and for the health of a white motorist who was brutally beaten by a black mob after he stopped to help a child he accidentally struck with his pickup truck.
A White House official says Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from the Obama administration.
A fungal disease that has killed millions of North American bats is spreading and now has been detected in half of the United States, officials said Thursday.
Terrifying incident may be work of serial highway shooter.
The U.S. government’s budget deficit shrank to just $37 billion in March from $107 billion in the same month last year, the latest sign of improvement in the nation’s finances.