An analysis shows the percentage of female students nominated by members of Congress for admission to U.S. service academies has been rising, but men are still put forward at numbers nearly three times higher than women
Federal officials are meeting to discuss what caused an Amtrak train to divert into a side track in South Carolina last year and slam into a parked train, killing two crew members and injuring more than 100 passengers
Britain's governing Conservative Party is set to reveal the name of the country's next prime minister, with Brexit champion Boris Johnson the strong favorite to get the job
Hundreds of African Americans died at the hands of white mobs during "Red Summer," but little is known nationally about this summer of violence 100 years later
Spain's caretaker prime minister is facing the first of two opportunities to win the endorsement of the national Parliament needed to form a government
Police have a new suspect in the 2017 murder of two 13-year-old girls in Indiana—but they're never going to be able to question him. Paul Etter, 55, killed himself June 27 after an hours-long standoff with police in Boone County, the Lafayette Journal & Courier reports. He lived in...
Even before she returned the crown and sash, Kathy Zhu said she doesn't regret the social media posts that cost her the Miss Michigan crown last week. Zhu held the title for one day before she received a text from a pageant official saying: "Do not go out representing Michigan...
Demonstrations against a giant telescope planned for Hawaii's tallest peak spread to New York, Las Vegas and Honolulu's tourist mecca of Waikiki over the weekend
The Trump administration is expanding the authority of immigration officers to deport migrants without requiring them to appear before judges ahead of deportation
South Korean fires 360 rounds of warning shots after a Russian military plane violated South Korea's airspace in the first such incident between the countries
Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling for an investigation of power outages that came at the end of this weekend's oppressive heat, saying he no longer trusts utility Con Edison after it decided to turn off power to thousands of customers