A federal magistrate on Tuesday ordered a Phoenix woman to remain jailed until she is returned to Las Vegas to face federal charges alleging she threw a shoe at Hillary Rodham Clinton during a speech.
In her first public appearance since receiving withering criticism from Congress, Mary T. Barra said General Motors was making changes to ensure that addressing safety defects would never again be so delayed.
The 2014 elections are shaping up to be the most expensive midterm contests ever.
Boston was a small town on Tuesday as it mourned the losses it suffered in carnage a year ago.
The Boston Globe won a Pulitzer on Monday for its reporting on the marathon bombing. The muted ceremony was also a celebration of the resiliency of New England’s largest paper.
While Mayor Julián Castro of San Antonio and Representative Joaquin Castro have projected a fresh Latino face for the Democratic Party, some are concerned they are too politically cautious.
Michael R. Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City, said that gun control advocates had to learn from the National Rifle Association and punish those politicians who fail to support their agenda.
Even if Iran does have legal grounds to argue that its new ambassador’s rights have been violated, there is little it can do, experts said.
President Obama’s rare use of his clemency powers to spare Ceasar Huerta Cantu from being locked up for 42 more months highlighted a new effort to rethink sentencing rules.
Two paroled sex offenders are accused of raping and killing at least four women in Orange County while dutifully checking in with the police and wearing their GPS trackers.
The study, still in a preliminary stage, found that lung cells exposed to e-cigarette vapor showed cancerous reactions similar to cells exposed to tobacco smoke.
One more victim was recovered from the mudslide that hit Oso on March 22, the Snohomish County medical examiner’s office said Tuesday.
The State House voted 66 to 27 on Tuesday to reject a repeal of the state’s unconstitutional anti-sodomy law.
Cpl. Korey Nathan Pritchett was removed from embassy security detail after he consumed alcohol in the hours before reporting for duty in the Netherlands, where President Obama attended a summit meeting last month.
For 50 years, economic consensus has held that new machines lift demand for skilled workers. But what if technology has become a substitute for labor?
The charges against Frazier Glenn Miller, appearing by video for his initial court hearing, included one count that could result in the death penalty.
Ukrainian forces launched a "special operation" on Tuesday against separatist militia in the Russian-speaking East.
Opinion: It's time to face facts about domestic hate groups.