The Ukrainian Prime Minister tendered his resignation on Thursday, after upbraiding fellow politicians.
Emergency officials called to check out a suspected gas leak in Germany found a culprit they didn't expect: a fridge full of rotting food.
The IMF has downgraded its global growth forecast, citing a weaker-than-expected first quarter, and a "less optimistic" outlook for emerging markets.
Derl McCrudden, head of video newsgathering for The Associated Press, has been promoted to head of international video news.
A U.S. science advisory report says a key lesson from Japan's Fukushima nuclear accident is that the nation's nuclear industry needs to focus more on the highly unlikely but super-serious worst case scenarios.
Chicago police say they've arrested a man in the slaying of an 11-year-old girl who was struck in the head by a stray bullet while at a sleepover last week.
A proposal from Representative Paul D. Ryan, the chairman of the Budget Committee, seeks to consolidate various programs into one that shifts most implementation to states.
The mother of an Army solider who died after she ran "into hell" to assist a wounded soldier during battle was ordered not to be deported, two drug convictions, The San Diego Union-Tribune reported.
The plan would shift the federal government's anti-poverty role largely to one of vetting state programs to distribute aid.
He says Obama needs to change his policies and send a signal that the U.S. will not accept the kids.
Swiss watchmaker Swatch has denied a media report saying it was working with technology company Apple on a smartwatch.
Investors will focus on Amazon's e-commerce business when it reports earnings Thursday, but its future is tied to Prime.
Virginia emergency management officials say numerous injuries are being reported following a possible tornado at a campground at Virginia's Eastern Shore.
A Ukrainian working near the MH17 crash has been abducted by pro-Russian separatists, CNN reports.
Obama's support of anti-inversion legislation only aims to put a patch on a larger problem, CEOs tell CNBC.
Maps and charts, updated weekly, show the extent of an intensifying drought in the West and Southwest.
Health care workers with less than a four-year degree make up 61% of the industry's 12.1 million employees, USA Today reports.
Golf in the U.S. is on the decline. And if there's one big reason, look to one player, says an expert.
New U.S. single-family homes fell sharply in June, suggesting the housing market would struggle to regain momentum.
The downing of Malaysian Air Flight 17 was an act of murder. Putin should be investigated for war crimes, says former WH adviser David L. Phillips.