For the 15th time, officials denied parole for Sirhan Sirhan, the assassin of Sen. Robert F. Kennedy. He will next be eligible for parole in five years.
Some senators are pushing the Obama administration for solid plans to get a handle on the devastating growth of heroin death and addiction.
Seven states — Hawaii, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin — have been collecting a combined $563 million yearly from Internet access taxes.
The discovery of gravitational waves, created by violent collisions in the universe, excites astronomers because it opens the door to a new way of observing the cosmos.
More than 40 prison guards and officers in Georgia have been indicted on charges of accepting bribes and drug trafficking, the latest in a federal effort to crack down on contraband and criminal activity in the state’s prisons.
David Fry and the three others are the last remnants of a group led by Ammon Bundy that seized the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Burns, Oregon, on Jan. 2 to oppose federal land-use policies.
The civil-rights lawsuit filed by the Justice Department alleged that Ferguson routinely violated residents’ rights and misused law enforcement to generate revenue
The Art Institute of Chicago decorated a one-bedroom apartment to look like Van Gogh’s painting of his bedroom in the south of France. The room is listed on Airbnb.
It may seem like a jarring addition for those who know the chain for its Whoppers. But Burger King says its ability to flame-grill meat makes hot dogs a natural fit on its menu.
Users can turn on a setting that lets popular tweets related to people you follow show up first in your timeline, followed by the real-time feed most people on Twitter are used to.
The consent decree is intended to correct problems identified in a DOJ investigation that followed the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer.
The Jerusalem native, now 71, has given no inkling that he will change his version of events at his 15th parole hearing on Wednesday in San Diego.
International debate over whether to tax tampons and other feminine hygiene products has made its way to conservative Utah, where a bill is set to be heard by a committee made of only men.
If approved by lawmakers, the state will have allocated $232 million toward the crisis this fiscal year and next.
Travel guide Lonely Planet said Philly is experiencing a transformation to “its urban core, yet retaining its deep American history and uniquely gritty flavor.”
Sears Holdings Corp. said Tuesday that it will close about 50 Kmart and Sears stores that the company recently announced it would be shuttering sooner than originally planned.
The budget includes spending initiatives like launching a new war on cancer, combating global warming and fighting growing threats from ISIS terrorists.
Several states in the Midwest, including Indiana, are seeing gas prices at their lowest levels in over 12 years according to GasBuddy and as unthinkable as it may have once seemed, sub-dollar a gallon prices could become a reality.
No one was injured at the daddy/daughter and mother/son dance at Rankin Elementary in Genesee County, Michigan.
Mardi Gras is the city’s biggest tourist attraction, and thousands of people have converged on the city in recent weeks to see the elaborate parades, floats, marching bands and dance groups that wind through the city’s streets.