Nearly 1,000 volunteers, some driven by worry for the safety of their own families, fanned out from the University of Virginia campus Saturday to search for a sophomore who disappeared a week ago.
The correspondent has been attacked online and denounced as a traitor after publication of an article about Islamic State recruiting in Turkey.
As the leader of two American dioceses, Roman Catholic Bishop Blase Cupich has staked out a firm position in the middle of the road.
After a Texas man with a knife made it into the entrance of the first family’s residence, the Secret Service said there would be increased patrols and surveillance while the episode was scrutinized.
The Senate race in Kansas has become the most scrutinized contest in the country, with Republicans scrambling to protect the incumbent and Democrats putting their hopes on an independent.
The parking brake on the affected vehicles may remain partly engaged, causing the pads to generate enough heat to cause a fire.
Authorities donned bulletproof vests and gathered heavy rifles before fanning out in search of Eric Frein.
The Maryland Democrat could be a key ally if Clinton runs in 2016.
Scientists say lava creeping toward rural communities on Hawaii's Big Island is slowing down.
Five inmates are on the loose after escaping from a California jail.
Americans for Shared Prosperity wants to change the way the GOP reaches women voters.
A national effort to eliminate homelessness among veterans has made significant strides, finding places for 51,000. The program’s future, however, is in doubt.
Authorities say they have seized at least 69 cats from the deplorable conditions of a Brighton trailer.
While manufacturing alone no longer dominates the state's economy, its fortunes still rise and fall with the health of the state's industries.
The impact of nature's wrath is being felt unevenly in California, but economists say the state's economy won't suffer overall.
Authorities in Central California are on the hunt for five inmates who have escaped a correctional facility.
A Syrian group led by a former member of Osama bin Laden’s inner circle is seen as more dangerous than the Islamic State for its potential to launch terror attacks.
In a growing practice, medical assistants, consultants and other hospital staffers, often called in without patients’ knowledge, are charging hefty fees.
Corgi owners around the nation are rallying around a slain Bellingham dog, calling for the harshest penalty for the man charged with killing Molly, a Pembroke Welsh corgi.
Bishop Blase J. Cupich of Spokane, Wash., has been chairman of the bishops’ committee responding to the sexual abuse crisis, and has been unusually forthright in criticizing the church’s record on abuse.