The confirmation of Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, questioned for his gun-control views, was one of the last acts of business for the Democratic-controlled Senate.
Protesters blocked streets around Oakland Police Headquarters and chained shut four of its doors Monday.
A company in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, falsely marketed beef to Muslims around the world for years as meeting strict halal standards for slaughtering animals, federal prosecutors allege in a fraud indictment.
The authorities said a wounded security guard shot back and killed a passenger who opened fire when he was kicked off a public bus a little before 2 a.m. on Monday.
The ride-sharing company reaffirms its commitment to privacy.
A Los Angeles County ordinance requiring actors in sex films to use condoms does not violate the industry’s First Amendment rights of free expression, a federal appeals court ruled Monday.
South Carolina may be a firewall for the former Florida governor in 2016.
Remembering the pioneer of the modern political ad.
Camille O. Cosby faulted the news media for what she said was a failure to scrutinize the women who have made sexual assault accusations against her husband.
Only then will "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer expect the recent ridiculous action to subside.
Secretary of State John Kerry tried to find a way forward as Palestinians pressed for a United Nations Security Council resolution and Europe drafted its own.
Wal-Mart mistakenly lists Lin plush-doll as Anthony, and misspells the latter's name
A FedEx truck overturned in New Jersey on Monday, spilling packages on to a roadway.
Jim Cramer wonders, if things are really so bad, then why are so many things going right?
The U.S. government is seeking to use letters recovered in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden in a terrorism trial in New York.
The Russian central bank raised the rate by 100 basis points to 10 percent last week in an effort to stem a run on its currency.
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