A Samoan woman studying to become a nun pleaded guilty Friday to killing her newborn son at a convent in Washington.
The Iowa Board of Regents met behind closed doors Friday afternoon to evaluate the performance of University of Iowa President Sally Mason, who has faced criticism over a remark she made about sexual assault.
The Innocence Project argued Friday that newly discovered documents undermine the credibility of a key witness against a Texas man executed for the deaths of his three children based in part on arson evidence that has since been deemed faulty.
The Ukrainian situation threatens to bring things to a direct standoff for the first time.
If Crimea tries to secede from Ukraine with Russian support, there's almost nothing Ukraine could do to stop it.
Gen. Colin Powell would have been a formidable opponent for the president in 1996.
Viacom, Discovery Communications and Scripps Networks have entered the race to buy UK television broadcaster Channel 5. The Financial Times reports.
The Clinton White House was worried about journalists playing off of agency weaknesses.
The commission cancels the controversial survey, which sparked criticism from Republicans.
Sears said it has launched an investigation to determine whether it was the victim of a security breach.
A lawsuit against an evangelical schools association opens a window into the “Matthew process,” a system of religious justice to settle disputes.
Kerry Kennedy's high-priced lawyers made sure the jurors deciding her drugged-driving case knew all about her famous family.
Obama spoke on the situation in Ukraine Friday afternoon as officials confirmed that troops were in Crimea's capital.
The families of two men who were gunned down in Boston in 2012 have filed wrongful death lawsuits against former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, according to court documents.
Japan's Fast Retailing, which owns Uniqlo, is in talks to buy J. Crew, reported the Wall Street Journal, citing a source.
The Michigan Education Association says a teacher in danger of being fired over video of a student who got stuck in a classroom chair looks forward to telling her story.
Prosecutors say an FBI agent overheard Boston marathon suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) making a "statement to his detriment" when his sister visited him in prison.
TGI Fridays, the global casual dining chain, is in advanced talks to sell itself to TriArtisan Capital Partners.
GrubHub plans to raise up to $100 million through an IPO.