After the National Audubon Society released a report saying 650 bird species will be threatened by climate change, a report released by other agencies concluded that nearly one-third of American birds are in trouble.
In a region that is practically religious about sports, remarks made by Bruce Levenson — co-owner of the Atlanta Hawks — have become touchstones for larger questions about the city’s identity.
Tony West, who brokered nearly $37 billion in settlements that sparked the financial crisis, says a call from Jamie Dimon proved a key moment in the process.
They beat back two prominent progressive critics by closer-than-expected margins.
Gina M. Raimondo, the Democratic treasurer of Rhode Island, won a convincing victory to become her party’s nominee for governor — just one of several primaries taking place across New England on Tuesday.
Hundreds of items from Parks will be at the Library of Congress for the next 10 years.
She wins a narrower-than-expected victory against two Democratic primary rivals.
After Ray Rice’s football contract was terminated by his team on Monday, Janay Palmer Rice became a public example of the complex psychology of women abused by men.
This might deepen U.S. involvement in the battle against Islamic militants.
Economic sanctions against Russia are not good for the global economy, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich told CNBC.
Hundreds of items from the civil rights figure Rosa Parks that were long kept hidden away in a warehouse will have a new home at the Library of Congress for the next 10 years.
Thirteen years after 9/11 forever changed the New York skyline, officials say developments at the World Trade Center are on track and on budget.
A South Carolina man, identified as Timothy Ray Jones Jr., led the authorities on Tuesday to the bodies of his children in rural Alabama, ending a six-day search across the South.
The biggest opponent to Detroit’s blueprint for rising out of bankruptcy has reached an agreement with the city, court documents show, prompting an adjournment in a trial over the city’s plan.
Opinion: It's time to take a stand against millennial hucksterism.
Opinion: Obama must wage a two-front war for civilization, just like Ancient Rome.
Opinion: America's foundation of wastewater pipes and tunnels is crumbling beneath our feet.
An Australian Pentecostal megachurch powered by a recording label that dominates Christian contemporary music, Hillsong has become a phenomenon.
A veterinarian with a passion for elephants died Tuesday, apparently crushed to death in "a tragic accident" by one of the giant mammals he spent his life caring for, authorities said.