On the black market, a full identity profile in a single record can bring as much as $500.
Authorities say a body found floating in the water off a Southern California cove is that of a young man who went missing after diving off a cliff.
As USA Today’s publisher, the veteran newsman Larry Kramer is hoping America’s largest-circulation newspaper will thrive in a world of social media and mobile platforms.
Recent revelations of safety breaches in the handling of dangerous microbes have created a crisis of faith at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and prompted calls for sweeping changes at the agency.
The new leader will face a budgetary straitjacket imposed by Congress.
Can a university step in where a city fell down? John Fry is out to prove that it can.
The suicide of a Mississippi Tea Party founder who was charged in a plot to photograph Senator Thad Cochran’s ailing wife has deepened the enmity left by a divisive Republican primary.
The debate turns nasty early when each candidate got a chance to question the other.
A law to make marijuana possession in the District of Columbia punishable by only a $25 ticket has ignited a feud between Washington’s mayor and a Republican House member.
If you believe some of the U.S. Fed governors' forecasts, the answer for the Fed's case is a resounding "yes."
They say that they haven't witnessed any of the uproar that accompanied the ruling in Washington.
Financiers are grumbling that the U.S. is punishing foreign banks for dealings beyond U.S. territory.
The Illinois Democrat earned the name "Prince of Pork" for bringing federal jobs to his district.
Goetze's volley in extra time fired Germany to a fourth World Cup crown with a 1-0 victory over Argentina.
Authorities say a suburban New Orleans woman has been found bludgeoned to death in her bathtub and the man she lived with and his three children are missing.
Bond yields have thwarted forecasts they would rise this year, but many analysts are sticking with their calls for a march higher.
When Shinzo Abe came to power, he hoped a weaker yen would give exporters a boost and spur the inflation needed to revive Japan's economy.
A Connecticut man has been arrested on charges he sprayed gunfire into a crowd outside a downtown Stamford nightclub, injuring five in a chaotic scene captured on video.
The head of its commercial aircraft division said that failure to keep the bank running would place Boeing at an unbeatable disadvantage to Airbus.