The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees have reached a tentative agreement on a bill to reform the VA health system, aides to each of the men said Sunday, just days before Congress is scheduled to leave on its August recess.
A family of five, including three children ranging in age from 4 to 12 years old, were found shot to death Sunday inside a southern Maine apartment, authorities said.
1 in 5 people in developing regions continue to live on less than $1.25 a day, according to the UN. What can that amount buy? Here's a look.
Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Jeff Miller reach an agreement to pass legislation.
A decade later, his 2004 DNC speech remains a road map to where he's fallen short.
State officials say hundreds of women may have been secretly videotaped from cameras found hidden in bathrooms at the University of Delaware.
Between GDP, jobs data and earnings, investors will have a lot to chew over this week. But here's what the real driver could be.
There was no sign of any comprehensive deal for Hamas Islamist militants to end their conflict with Israel.
The hunt for two Philadelphia carjackers who rammed their stolen SUV into a family, killing three children, has entered its third day, with investigators saying they're hopeful the suspects will soon be caught.
Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell, who led the city during the World Trade Organization protests in 1999, has died. He was 76.
Hospira could use an acquisition of the business to redomicle its tax headquarters in France in a tax inversion.
A ban on carrying handguns outside the home is unconstitutional, a federal judge rules.
The minority party in the House is unified and dominating the fund-raising war with Republicans.
Fighting around the site of the Malaysian airliner downed in Ukraine prevented a visit by international experts on Sunday.
Police say a Rhode Island dealership owner who was struck with a two-by-four in a fight over a junk-car deal that went wrong has died.
A top National Security Agency official says the value of information he took is declining.
The new strategy, reflecting a shift in thinking about how foreign exchange programs should operate in a more volatile world, would add funds for short-term fellowships but cut support for the Fulbright program.