In his weekly radio and video address, Obama says treating one another with love and compassion, caring for the sick, the hungry, the poor and the persecuted is what binds us together.
A look back at some of the notable people who passed away in 2015.
Two movies, “Jurassic World” and “American Sniper,” ranked behind Odom.
There are two separate recalls that include the Dodge Durango, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Compass and Patriot SUVs.
The town allowed a public display of a Christmas tree and a Menorah, but officials banned religious holiday signs so they wouldn’t violate any laws or distract drivers.
TSA officer staffing an X-ray monitor detected something unusual in the cane’s handle and twisted and pulled it off to find the ice pick.
A shooting at a North Carolina mall sent shoppers fleeing into stores, some locking themselves inside, on Christmas Eve.
Downey was among 91 people granted pardons for criminal convictions after demonstrating they had rehabilitated themselves.
The man who was stabbed suffered some severe wounds but is expected to recover.
The law “clearly declares that all games of chance or skill, when played for money, are illegal gambling in Illinois,” Lisa Madigan, a Democrat, wrote.
Santa Claus is coming to town, and for the 60th consecutive year, the North American Aerospace Defense Command will continue its tradition of telling youngsters the location of Kris Kringle on his annual storybook world tour.
Unseasonably warm weather Wednesday helped spawn twisters from Arkansas to Michigan.
Airlines are shifting the timing of thousands of flights, even adding dozens of redeyes, as they try to avoid delays while hauling millions of passengers from now through the Christmas weekend.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl faced a military judge Tuesday for the first time since the U.S. Army decided to proceed with a military trial that could result in a life sentence for his disappearance in Afghanistan in 2009.
Prices at the pump are expected to tick slightly higher through the holiday travel period and then drift lower after the New Year according to GasBuddy.
It wasn’t long ago that the woman arrested in the deadly Las Vegas Strip sidewalk crash seemed to be doing well for herself.
The far-flung attacks claimed by Islamic State militants and the intensifying global effort to crush them was voted the top news story of 2015.
SpaceX sent a Falcon rocket soaring toward orbit Monday night with 11 small satellites. Then in an even more astounding feat, it landed the 15-story leftover booster back on Earth safely.
When senators clock out at the Capitol, their hobbies include everything from python hunting to Taylor Swift concerts.
The Chicago-area woman died in a Texas county jail last summer.