When Emily Phillips was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in February, she knew she didn’t have long to live.So she decided to give the world a farewell in her own words.
A Florida man has holstered his plan to take aim at a gun range in his backyard – mere feet from the play areas of children – after his neighbors became fired up over the...
A Georgia man accused of murdering five people, including his wife and other family members, was taken into custody Monday night in Mississippi, authorities said.
In hundreds of French "no-go" zones -- neighborhoods where neither tourists nor cops dare enter -- poor and alienated Muslims have intimidated the government into largely...
More than 35,000 Iraqi civilians were either killed or injured in attacks last year, making 2014 the deadliest year in the Middle Eastern nation in six years, the U.N. said...
A deadly influenza strain has the U.S. in the grip of what could develop into a "severe" flu season, with widespread cases reported in 36 states, a Centers for Disease Control...
Baseball fans who dream that improved relations between the U.S. and Cuba will soon unlock the communist state's deep and largely untapped reservoir of talented ballplayers for...
Crime & Courts
New York City police were searching Wednesday for two men who violently robbed a watch store in the city's Diamond District, authorities said.
U.S. gas prices this fall are likely to be the cheapest nationwide in four years, thanks in part to greater U.S. crude oil production, more fuel-efficient cars and loosened...
A minor car accident involving a utility pole turned into a real high-wire act on Monday after a group of New Jersey clowns came to the rescue of a shaken-up jester.