The measure is among several new policies that have helped the state reverse the increase in prisoners, and that officials hope will help curb crime and recidivism.
As President Obama honored the victims of Sept. 11, 2001, the White House argued that he had the right to wage his new ISIS fight under the same legal authority he used for Al Qaeda.
Dr. Hinners helped NASA launch some of its farthest-reaching scientific probes into space — to retrieve moon rocks, map the surface of Mars and peer beyond intergalactic dust to where stars are born.
The Republican-controlled legislature enacted one of the most stringent waiting periods for women seeking abortions, overriding a veto by the state’s Democratic governor, Jay Nixon.
Park City Mountain Resort was at the center of an eviction battle that ended with its sale to Vail Resorts, which operates an adjacent ski area.
Lawmakers in both parties want to know more about the United States' role in the country.
The Great Dane from Michigan that held the title of world's tallest dog has died at age 5.
The vote, set for Monday, showed how quickly the politics of President Obama’s foreign policy have shifted after he vowed in a speech to the nation to degrade and ultimately destroy ISIS.
News that Saudi Arabia would support members of the Syrian opposition changed everything.
A man who jumped over the White House's North Fence ran toward the presidential residence.
Authorities say a ransom paid for an American who delivered cocaine for a drug cartel led them to a scheme to launder drug money through businesses in the fashion district of Los Angeles.
The highly anticipated debut of Alibaba will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the technology bubble burst in 2000.
A Massachusetts prosecutor says the bodies of three infants have been found in a filthy house where four other children were removed by authorities last month.
Retail sales, released at 8:30 a.m. ET, is the most important data point since last Friday's disappointing jobs report.
The Trump brand remains intact, Donald Trump Jr. says.
This year, as families of the victims gathered in Manhattan, at the Pentagon and in Pennsylvania, there was talk of new military campaigns in the Middle East.
A fugitive captured in Iowa after decades on the run is returning to North Carolina, where he escaped from prison in 1973.
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