A welcome dose of rain spawned by a hurricane that churned through the Pacific has given a boost in the battle against two large wildfires in Colorado and Wyoming
A sheriff says at least five people are dead and several others hurt as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas
An attempt to make upskirting a criminal offense in the United Kingdom, punishable by up to two years in prison, has been blocked by a lawmaker in the ruling Conservative Party.
Trade and tariffs roil markets as they face the fallout from Friday's US declaration of duties on $50 billion of Chinese goods. And, as David Pollard reports, uncertainty over OPEC's intentions will play through commodities as the cartel prepares to meet on Friday.
Discovering if you're descended from the Pilgrims is "easier than ever." A new database offers for the first time online records on more than 59,450 fifth-generation descendants of the small group who sailed to the New World aboard the Mayflower in 1620. Of the roughly 132 passengers and crew,...
Tim Miller—or, rather, the search-and-recovery organization he created—has found 238 bodies. His daughter's wasn't one of those. Miller founded Texas EquuSearch in 2000, some 16 years after his 16-year-old was murdered. On Sept. 10, 1984, Laura Miller headed to a gas station to use the payphone and vanished;...
A former president of the State University of New York's Polytechnic Institute and several construction company executives are set for trial Monday on corruption charges
Many workers who lost their jobs when five Atlantic City casinos shut down in recent years are getting them back now that two of them are re-opening their doors
The foreign ministers of Greece and Macedonia have endorsed an agreement to resolve a long fight over the Macedonia name during a signing ceremony filled with history and symbolism