The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped another 25 cents a gallon in the past two weeks, to $2.47.
Police are investigating a death at a shooting range in Kansas.
Santa Claus is making final preparations for his big day.
Twitter users anywhere in the world can control the lights on a holiday display in New Jersey.
Choral group helps patients battling Alzheimer’s find their voice.
Who took the leg lamp belonging to Ralphie’s “Old Man” from a New York store’s annual tribute to “A Christmas Story”?
Remembering those who made a mark and left us in 2014
Still looking for the perfect gift? High-tech toys may be just what you need.
The slayings of Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu on Saturday afternoon heightened fears about the safety of law enforcement officials n…
The police killings of unarmed blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, and elsewhere was the top news story of 2014
At least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S. in a six-year span in plain view of child protection authorities.
Authorities say a train has struck and killed a pedestrian in the northern part of Lawrence.
Prosecutors have dropped charges against two men accused of raping two women in a University of Kansas residence hall.
North Korea has long shown American characters in its movies as villains, sometimes played by North Koreans in makeup, but also by actual Am…
An Oregon man admits he was driving too fast on a rural highway in Nevada five years ago, but he says the state’s wheels of justice turn too…
Authorities are investigating the death of a young child in Seaside, Oregon.
North Korea says President Barack Obama is “recklessly” spreading rumors of a Pyongyang-orchestrated cyberattack of Sony Pictures and warns …
President Barack Obama is preparing to nominate the top federal prosecutor in Atlanta to the No. 2 position at the Justice Department, accor…
Authorities in Maine say a man killed his girlfriend and her two children, whose bodies were found in the mobile home they shared.
A man who was caught inside a suburban Cleveland nursing home after a escaping from a Missouri jail is preparing to stand trial.
A 22-year-old man is dead after police say he accidentally shot himself in the face inside a Des Moines apartment.
Two local state Senators spent the afternoon giving back to those in need.
A Dallas police officer has been arrested for sexual assault, accused of using his position as a peace officer to force prostitutes to perfo…
Christians and Satanists put up competing displays Sunday on the Michigan Capitol grounds as Christmas week got underway.
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was cleared of the accusations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing involving an alleged s…