Pack a raincoat if you're in the East and traveling for the holidays or doing last-minute shopping. People in the West and Northeast aren't out of the woods, either.
A prosecutor in South Carolina said Wednesday he would not appeal a circuit judge’s ruling overturning the conviction of a 14-year-old black boy electrocuted for the deaths of two white girls in 1944.
After closing the Jungle, the nation’s largest homeless camp, officials in San Jose, Calif., are aggressively cleaning out other encampments before they grow.
The past year’s developments are dots on a map, worthy of attention but hard to assemble into a narrative that says much more than ‘stuck.’
A gunman was in custody after a Christmas Eve shooting at a Louisiana mall left one person dead, police said.
Well, not everything. But America's looking much better than you think.
The sudden and unique distribution of "The Interview" has caused a breakdown in the normal schedule for home video broadcast.
A Honolulu-bound Hawaiian Airlines flight from Sacramento had to be diverted to Oakland because of a mechanical issue.
A virus sample may not have been properly inactivated.
The president joins Girl Scouts for a photo during their visit to the White House.
Historically, the periods during and immediately after economic downturns have been harder on blacks. But the trend this time has been more extreme.
A Christmas Eve shooting has left one person wounded at a mall in suburban New Orleans.
Families eagerly greeted crewmembers as the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu made a Christmas Eve homecoming to Naval Base San Diego after a six-month deployment in the western Pacific.
The attorney for a suburban St. Louis police officer who shot and killed an 18-year-old says his client is lucky to be alive.
Federal prosecutors are opposing a request by lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) to delay his trial until September.
Ava DuVernay’s film “Selma” follows civil rights demonstrators in March 1965 across an Alabama bridge and into a new era for black Americans, with progress made and promises unkept.
Officials initially believed that Bradley Stone, who they say killed his wife and five members of her family, had died of self-inflicted stab wounds.