A man was struck and killed by a train on Sunday morning.
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A 6-year-old who dreams of being an astronaut for NASA has taken matters into ...
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Phil Dawson kicked a 22-yard field goal with 26 seconds remaining and the San ...
A 6-year-old who dreams of being an astronaut for NASA has taken matters into his own hands by starting an online petition to try and save NASA.
Leo Priest cries when describing the sight of dead sailors floating in the water the morning Pearl Harbor was attacked.
In a Harvard poll of 2,089 young adults between 18- and 29-years-old, 42% of respondents blamed colleges and universities for rising student debt, while 30% blamed the federal government.
Improvements that ended last week have increased website's ability to handle visitors.
North Korea says it held elderly veteran for alleged crimes during Korean War.
A major ice storm killed four people, disrupted thousands of flights and knocked out power to more than 200,000 people, leaving much of the south-central U.S. in a deep freeze Friday.
WASHINGTON - Gilead Sciences Inc. says the federal government has approved its highly anticipated hepatitis C drug that is expected to offer a faster cure to millions of people infected with the liver-destroying virus.
NEW YORK - The Dow Jones industrial average jumped 198 points, or 1.3 percent, to 16,020 Friday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 20 points to 1,805 and the Nasdaq composite advanced 29 points to 4,062.
As fast food workers walked off the job in 100 cities Thursday amid demands for higher pay, the fast food giant thought it was a good idea to dish out some holiday tip suggestions to its employees
WASHINGTON - A fourth straight month of solid hiring cut the U.S. unemployment rate to a five-year low of 7 percent in November, an encouraging sign for the economy.
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration is letting companies to seek authorization to kill and harm bald and golden eagles over 30 years without penalty.
Push for gun-control legislation comes as Americans mark one year since 20 children, 6 adults were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Debating the potential value of a currency no one can actually hold in their hands.
Alisha Waters has spent four months recovering from the shooting, which severed her spinal cord and left her a quadriplegic.
Nelson Mandela, whose successful struggle against South Africa's apartheid system of racial segregation and discrimination made him a global symbol for the cause of human rights died Thursday. He was 95.
CHICAGO - The law reducing retirement benefits for state employees takes effect in June, but court challenges are expected.
NEW YORK - Faster economic growth and a better outlook on hiring made investors anticipate the U.S. central bank may be closer to reducing its huge bond-purchasing program, which has supported financial markets and kept long-term interest rates very low.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning about a rise in the number of measles cases in the USA.
In Washington, dozens of people carried signs and marched while singing "Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way. it's no fun, to survive, on low low low low pay."
Climate change is spreading diseases to new areas in the USA, putting millions at risk.
Almost 2 million accounts on Facebook, Google, Twitter, Yahoo and other social media and Internet sites have been breached, according to a Chicago-based cybersecurity firm.
States were allowed to deny Medicaid expansion under the same Supreme Court decision that upheld the Affordable Care Act.
Bridget Bahneman lost her daughter to an illness that wasn't supposed to exist as far north as Minnesota.
The National Security Agency is tracking hundreds of millions of cellphones worldwide and storing nearly 5 billion records every day on users' whereabouts and their contacts, The Washington Post reported Wednesday.
Officials have released recordings of 911 calls about the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla. - Federal officials say 10 of the dozens of whales stranded in Florida's Everglades National Park are now dead.
ELOY, Ariz. - Police say the skydivers who fell to their deaths after colliding during a jump over southern Arizona were from the United Kingdom and Germany.
WEST HAVEN, Conn. - Authorities say a Connecticut college student arrested carrying two handguns on campus also had an assault rifle in his car, and police found 2,700 rounds of ammunition and newspaper clippings of the Colorado theater shooting at his home.
NEW YORK - The Dow Jones industrial average fell 24 points to close at 15,889. The Standard & Poor's 500 index slipped two points to 1,792 while the Nasdaq composite was flat at 4,038.
NEWTOWN, Conn. - Emergency dispatchers at the Newtown Police Department warned a panicked teacher to protect herself and her students, urged another staffer to apply pressure to a gunshot wound to her leg and told the school custodian to take cover as the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre unfolded.
LOS ANGELES - An autopsy shows "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was killed in a car crash by the combined effects of the impact and subsequent fire.
ROCKVILLE, Md. - A teacher accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy with autism has fled the country, according to police.
BEIJING - After reassuring U.S. ally Japan that Washington shares its concerns over China's new air defense zone, Vice President Joe Biden flew from Tokyo to Beijing Wednesday.