A 93-year-old water pipe burst under Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles Tuesday afternoon, sending a geyser of water spewing 30 feet in the air and flooding parking structures and buildings on the UCLA campus, including the school's famed basketball arena, Pauley Pavilion.
A federal grand jury charged Pacific Gas & Electric on Tuesday with lying to federal investigators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion that killed eight people and leveled a suburban Northern California neighborhood in 2010.
If an accord is reached, it would not be a formal treaty, so the Senate would not be called upon to ratify it.
After a dismal start to the year reflecting a harsh winter, the U.S. economy showed signs of rebounding in the spring, with many forecasters expecting growth to be even stronger in the second half of the year.
California is likely to have a tough time trying to recruit new enrollees during Obamacare's next enrollment.
Crash tests involving two popular electric cars show the batteries in those vehicles hold up with no major issues after collisions.
The finalist, Adm. William H. McRaven, has been credited with spearheading the operation that led to the death of Osama bin Laden in 2011.
In a report released Tuesday, Dr. Boris D. Lushniak, the acting surgeon general, said action needed to be taken to slow the incidence of skin cancer, the most diagnosed form of cancer nationwide.
Regeneron said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the use of Eylea for the treatment of diabetic macular edema.
Legislators have announced a tentative budget agreement that includes a pay raise for public schoolteachers, but analysts expect that the proposed changes will mean more cuts elsewhere.
Pacific Gas & Electric was charged Tuesday with lying to regulators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion that killed eight people and leveled a suburban Northern California neighborhood in 2010.
The company also conducted background checks of Edward Snowden and the Navy Yard shooter.
Pfc. Randolph Allen, killed in 1943 in the Battle of Tarawa, was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. Every year, the military identifies the remains of dozens of service members who died in the last century’s wars.
Historians race against time to find and preserve records from more than 250 years ago that were kept by New England congregations.
University of Texas System regents on Tuesday selected one of the top U.S. military special operations leaders as the lone finalist for the job of chancellor, overseeing the system's 15 campuses and $14 billion budget.
A four-day search for an Arkansas man and his 10-month-old son came to a grim end Tuesday as authorities discovered their bodies in a remote area of the Ouachita Mountains, authorities said Tuesday.
In the aftermath of a court victory for advocates of firearm ownership, the District of Columbia weighs an appeal or a new law.
Lawyers for Former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, made clear in opening arguments for the couple’s corruption trial that they planned to rely on the sordid details of their unhappy union as the basis of their legal defense.
Jesse Ventura had sued the estate of Chris Kyle, a former member of the Navy SEALs, saying his book included passages about him that were defamatory.
A three-judge panel ruled that in closing the sole clinic, the state would have shifted its constitutional obligations to neighboring states.