The US Government warned that hackers are attempting to exploit the 'Heartbleed' bug in targeted attacks.
Jurors have begun deliberating the sentence of a Houston woman convicted of stabbing to death her boyfriend with the 5½-inch stiletto heel of her shoe.
The US is going through old records and can now seize tax refunds of the children of people it overpaid on Social Security.
A 20-year dispute between a Nevada rancher and federal rangers over illegal cattle grazing erupted into an Old West-style showdown on the open range this week, even prompting self-proclaimed members of militia groups from across the country to join the rancher in fighting what they say is U.S. "tyranny."
Amazon said it has started a program which offers workers at its fulfillment centers between $2,000 and $5,000 to quit.
A police chief says no evidence has surfaced yet to show a 16-year-old boy charged in a stabbing rampage at a high school outside Pittsburgh was targeting any particular student.
The data about Medicare reimbursements raised eyebrows for the millions paid to some doctors, but the data aren't perfect.
A 13-year-old boy who was trying to change a flat tire alongside Interstate 24 in Tennessee has died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver.
A prom photo of high school students in Iowa has gone viral after the bridge they posed on collapsed into a creek.
The Navajo Nation Council voted to oppose the use of the Washington Redskins name, while a United Nations human rights expert said separately that the term is "inextricably linked to a history of suffering and dispossession."
Almost three years after his death in a 2011 CIA drone strike in Yemen, Anwar al-Awlaki continues to inspire violent jihadist extremists in the U.S.
A closer look at the newest batch of documents shows Republicans still have some digging to do.
Subway says an ingredient dubbed the "yoga mat" chemical will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.
The host of C-SPAN's "Booknotes" program compiles some of his favorite author interviews.
The HHS secretary nominee, the thinking goes, will keep Obamacare running on time, POLITICO's Ben White says.
Albuquerque, New Mexico, police officers killed a 19-year-old as he "lay motionless on his back," an unarmed drugstore robber who was walking away from officers and a 25-year-old veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder who threatened to shoot himself in the head.
A man charged in the alleged hit-and-run death of a 4-year-old girl at a Florida day care center will remain in jail at least until a Monday hearing about bail, a judge in Orlando ruled Friday.
Scientists grew reproductive organs and nasal cartilage in labs, and later successfully implanted them in patients, according to two studies released Thursday.