NASA is hailing the successful first test flight of the Orion space capsule, which will eventually take astronauts to Mars.
Look past the booming November job gain of 321,000 reported Friday — the best figure in three years in the strongest year for U.S. hiring si…
Federal agents who guard the border and screen passengers at airports would be exempt from new racial profiling guidelines .
For over a century, life in Central Appalachia has been largely defined by the ups and downs of the coal industry. Until now.
The roots of the current bail system were laid in medieval England and took an entrepreneurial twist when transplanted to American soil.
Necrophilia motivated a man to fatally shoot his stepdaughter last month, according to a Pennsylvania prosecutor.
In only a handful of instances do grand juries issue an indictment, concluding that the officer has committed a crime.
Police say four people have been stabbed on an Amtrak train in Michigan.
The woman suing Bill Cosby for a sexual battery she claims occurred when she was 15 years old has met with Los Angeles police detectives.
More than 100 demonstrators lapped Manhattan’s Columbus Circle, then walked to an Apple store.
“Our trust in her was misplaced,” the magazine’s editor, Will Dana, wrote in a signed apology.
The FBI is investigating threatening emails sent to employees of Sony Pictures, which was hit by a disruptive cyberattack last week.
Can a company that didn’t exist five years ago, an upstart with a knack for angering regulators who could close it down, really be worth $40…
A grand jury will examine the shooting death of an unarmed man by a rookie police officer in a darkened public housing stairwell.
Here’s a look at killings by police that protesters have cited as examples of an epidemic of police brutality and heavy-handed law enforceme…