Military officials say 22 Marines have been treated for exposure to fire retardant gas after an extinguishing system accidentally went off.
A Los Angeles police officer shot and wounded a 15-year-old boy in the back after spotting him in an alley.
The federal judge who overturned Alabama’s gay-marriage ban ordered a reluctant county to begin issuing marriage licenses.
“If you are hurting, know this. You are not forgotten,” Obama said as he prepared to affix his signature to the law.
Government statistics show that automakers issued 803 recalls totaling almost 64 million vehicles in the U.S. last year.
Here is a table showing the graduation rates for all 50 states from 2011 to 2013
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.