Pennsylvania State Police say a 97-year-old woman was killed in what appears to be a home invasion and robbery in Luzerne County.
For companies, borrowing money at bargain basement interest rates might not be as much fun in a few years.
New York state residents fight over saving old railroad route or turning it into an Adirondack trail
Several years ago, locals here raised around $400,000 to build a replica of a train station that was torn down in 1975, just one of many steps necessary to make a locomotive roll through this old railroad town once again.
Around the nation, officials wrestling with rising pension costs and underfinanced systems will be watching closely to see if Illinois is willing to challenge labor.
Clark County firefighters say they responded to the Rio casino in Las Vegas after 20 adults and children in town with a traveling football team came down with flu-like symptoms.
It's a milestone that could revive confidence or send the law into a political tailspin.
Ocean freight statistics indicate exports are well below previous years. And imports are sputtering.
A company that settled data 'snooping' charges with New Jersey made a mere $2,500 for selling 400,000 individuals' data.
The U.S. has advised U.S. commercial airlines to notify China of flight plans over the East China Sea, but said that did not mean Washington accepted China's new rules.
The Montana attorney general's office on Friday asked the state Supreme Court to throw out a 30-day sentence given to a teacher who raped a 14-year-old girl, saying the punishment was illegally lenient.
A man ate cleanser that he apparently collected slowly while in custody and died while awaiting trial in the killings of four homeless men and two others, his lawyer said.
A Northern California teen who was set on fire on a bus in what authorities believe is a hate crime says the 16-year-old accused of the attack shouldn't be charged as an adult.
President Barack Obama's goal is that by 2020, America will again have the highest proportion of college graduates in the world.
Montana is fighting to get a former teacher back behind bars after he served only a month for raping a 14-year-old girl.
The post-Thanksgiving shopping rush in the U.S. was marred by violence, with a shopper shot in the leg over a TV and Wal-Mart evacuated.
Prosecutors say an Apple Valley man charged with stealing a delivery truck told police he was running from zombies.
The country’s official news agency says Merrill E. Newman, 85, who was detained in October while visiting as a tourist, has acknowledged killing civilians during the Korean War.
China scrambled jets on Friday in response to two U.S. spy planes and 10 Japanese aircraft entering its new air defense zone over the East China Sea.
The suspension of a contractor is another serious embarrassment for the Navy, which is already dealing with an investigation of its main ship supplier in the Pacific.