The thaw in the lengthy diplomatic freeze between the United States and Cuba quickened Friday, with President Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raul Castro shaking hands at an evening reception ahead of a more substantive ...
The day after tornadoes scoured parts of seven counties in north central Illinois, killing two women in a small town that was destroyed, National Weather Service meteorologists sought to explain exactly what happened. What they ...
Former U.S. secretary of state Hillary Clinton will officially launch her 2016 presidential bid -- her second White House run -- at the weekend.
There's a precedent for the use of video in the Walter Scott murder and it involves a white officer shooting an unarmed black man in South Carolina.
Obama derides conversion therapy, the unfounded method of reconditioning gay men back to 'traditional masculine gender roles,' and calls for a national ban.
Following the fatal shooting of Walter Scott, State Senator Gerald Malloy's body-camera bill is gaining the attention it needs from his fellow South Carolina pols to finally pass it.
The jury that had deliberated for around 11 hours in the Boston bombings trial reached a verdict Wednesday.
The police characterized the shooting as a 'traffic stop gone wrong', but the video (predictably) tells a different story.