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WASHINGTON (AP) — Symbols of American promise have turned into emblems of American dysfunction amid a dispute in Congress over spending and immigratio..
A former assistant police chief for a Kentucky police department allegedly instructed a police recruit to shoot black minors if he were to catch them ..
Tammie Parker, left, shares a moment with her sister, Jackie Parker, right, at the Austin State Supported Living Center for Cental Texas with disabili..
Visitors to the Statue of Liberty take photos Saturday from aboard a ferry that cruised the bay around the statue and Ellis Island in New York. The Na..
The number of young women who are using prescription drugs to treat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder has skyrocketed, according to the Centers..
(Reuters) - A U.S. Army Apache attack helicopter crashed early Saturday morning in California, killing two soldiers, a spokesman for the Army said. An..
After the International Space Station retires in 2028, NASA is slated to launch a new space station that will orbit the moon. It would be located fart..
The number of women in their late 20s who filled a prescription for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medicine skyrocketed by 700 percen..
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story contains strong language and mature subject matter. This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's Feb. 5 State of the Black Athl..
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Defense ruled in a game meant to showcase potential NFL players, and LSU defensive tackle Frank Herron and Penn State lineback..
Tens of thousands of fans gathered to celebrate Alabama's latest national championship, one that was especially hard to achieve. This time the Crimson..
We're now within a month of the official opening of spring training, and we're still waiting for the mechanic to come fix the decidedly lukewarm hot s..
Toyota’s Mia Phillips, national manager, brand, multicultural and crossline marketing strategy, Toyota Motor North America and Alex Rodriguez sit down..
Pumas are the hottest team in Liga MX through two rounds. After storming back to beat Pachuca 3-2, Pumas crushed Atlas 3-1 to move to the top of the t..
At Yellowstone National Park in Montana, George Nell, a maintenance ranger for the National Park Service’s North District, shovels snow from the entra..
Visitors to the Statue of Liberty take photos from a ferry that will cruise the bay around the statue and Ellis Island on Saturday. (Mary Altaffer/AP)..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of women and their male supporters turned out on Saturday for the second Women’s March, a nationwide seri..
FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017 file photo, a man walks his dog across the snow-covered-----while a cargo ship sits in the steaming fog of Lak..
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Visitors could still ride snowmobiles and ski into Yellowstone National Park Saturday to marvel at the geysers ..
Vice President Pence, center left, and his delegation meet with Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sissi, center right, and his delegation at the presi..
Though federal shutdowns have become a depressingly familiar ritual of American politics, the current one was born of a newer, more toxic dynamic — on..
One by one, the rank-and-file House Republicans exited their closed-door huddle Saturday morning and stuck to the same script: Their position was stro..
Photo: Roy Rochlin/WireImage As the Texas congressional delegation tried to help broker a deal to end the government shutdown Saturday, concerns and c..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Thousands of women and their male supporters turned out on Saturday for the second Women’s March, a nationwide series of protes..
California’s Yosemite National Park is open to visitors despite the federal government shutdown but there’ll be nobody to greet them, help them naviga..
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Visitors could still ride snowmobiles and ski into Yellowstone National Park Saturday to marvel at the geysers ..
Roy Halladay sadly died on Nov. 7, 2017 when his single-engine plane crashed over the Gulf of Mexico. Now, we finally know a bit more about the tragic..
South Africa’s second-largest city is facing its worst drought in a century, with its water supply expected to run dry April 21. They’re calling it “D..
Pope Francis ventured to a bustling corner of the Peruvian Amazon on Friday and sounded an alarm for the fate of the lands and inhabitants of the vast..
When the Philadelphia Eagles selected tight end Zach Ertz in the second round of the 2013 NFL draft, it’s unlikely anyone with the women’s national so..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump criticized U.S. abortion laws as among the most permissive in the world in a speech to anti-abortion act..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military has put countering China and Russia at the center of a new national defense strategy unveiled on Friday, the ..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump criticized U.S. abortion laws as among the most permissive in the world in a speech to anti-abortion act..
So the government shut down at 12:01 a.m. EST on Saturday after lawmakers unsuccessfully brokered a plan to continue government funding into next week..
The military intervention looked imminent. West African troops were poised to push into Gambia as Yahya Jammeh, the tiny nation's leader for more than..
For more than a decade, researchers trying to make sense of the mysterious degenerative brain disease afflicting football players and other contact-sp..
Adam Henrique is no stranger to bitter rivalry games. He was a rookie in the 2011-12 season when he was introduced to one of the NHL’s most heated feu..
USA Gymnastics has terminated its agreement with the Karolyi Ranch training facility in Texas, the main training facility for the U.S. national teams...
As a Friday deadline for a government shutdown approached, the Trump administration began setting plans in motion to halt scores of federal functions ..
President Trump has reveled in smashing political precedent, but on Thursday he followed his White House predecessors in one of Washington’s usually u..
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WASHINGTON -- Earth last year wasn't quite as hot as 2016's record-shattering mark, but it ranked second or third, depending on who was counting. Eith..
As the CEO of Apple, Tim Cook manages one of the largest tech companies in the world (it currently has a market cap of over $920 billion), but he stil..
Ever since the Crimean crisis in 2014—precipitated by Russia's annexation of the Ukrainian-held peninsula—Congress has increased pressure on the US ae..
NEW YORK -- The NBA announced Thursday that 11-time Grammy winner Pharrell and his hip-hop-rock band N.E.R.D will headline the halftime show at the 20..
(Reuters) - Lawmakers and advocacy groups are calling for more oversight of home-schooling after a California couple using this method of education wa..
(Reuters) - Shari Redstone, a controlling shareholder of CBS Corp, has discussed adding new directors to the CBS board as she renews her push to merge..
Music has become a massive part of the NBA All-Star Game. Whether it be the performers who put on a show at halftime or the acts that do their renditi..
Music has become a massive part of the NBA All-Star Game. Whether it be the performers who put on a show at halftime or the acts that do their renditi..
OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Entertainment & Convention Authority announced it will be beginning the search for a naming rights partner. After a nearly ..