Mr. Nagel was on the Discovery in June 1985, the Challenger in October 1985, the Atlantis in April 1991 and the Columbia in April 1993.
President Obama points to the achievements of his own administration in advancing gender equality.
Energy exploration in North Dakota is creating a crisis for farmers whose grain shipments have been held up by a vast new movement of oil by rail.
In this short documentary, the filmmaker Banker White explores how Alzheimer’s disease has revealed the strength of his parents’ marriage.
Two people were killed Monday and one was injured when a mortar round exploded at a Granite City recycling plant, the police said.
The local law, which concerned the use of pesticides and genetically modified crops on the island of Kauai, was disallowed.
A California senator has declined a luncheon to honor Mexican President Pena Nieto in light of the jailing of Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi.
Netflix hit an all-time high of $485.30 earlier on Monday, before easing to close at $480.93, up 0.4 percent on the day.
A Monte Vista bank teller who reported tingly, numb fingers after accepting some wet dollar bills has prompted a federal investigation.
Federal prosecutors are disputing arguments from lawyers for marathon bombing suspect Dzohkhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) that he cannot receive a fair trial in Boston.
The Department of Defense has identified 2,330 American service members who have died as a part of the Afghan war and related operations.
A soldier died Monday after barricading herself in an office and shooting herself at Fort Lee.
Executive buses with amenities like leather seats, beverage service and Wi-Fi are becoming alternatives to flying or driving between cities.
Police in say someone forced an Amish horse and buggy off a central Pennsylvania road to pull an armed robbery.
He calls for congressional action, but few lawmakers likely support the idea close to an election.
The Department of Veterans Affairs promised changes in prepared remarks to an inspector general's. USA Today reports.
WTI could fall even further, but natural gas looks attractive, commodities expert Dennis Gartman says.
Traders are watching to see if the S&P 500 can close above 2,000 Tuesday, as a meeting between Russia and Ukraine could be a wild card.
His political career may be over, but McDonnell's sparring on the stand proves he can go toe-to-toe.