Authorities say bones found in the San Francisco Bay Area are those of a Swedish exchange student who disappeared in the area in 1982.
Authorities said Monday that an elderly California couple stranded for two weeks in a remote part of San Diego County ate oranges and a pie and drank rainwater to survive,...
California's longest and sharpest drought on record has its increasingly desperate water stewards looking for solutions in Australia, the world's driest inhabited continent.
An 82-year-old fan of a historic Pennsylvania roller coaster celebrated his 5,000th ride on it over the holiday weekend — sitting for more than eight hours straight and logging...
Health officials say a New Jersey man has died after being diagnosed with Lassa fever — a frightening infectious disease from West Africa rarely seen in the United...
Rough surf churned up dangerous conditions from swimmers and complicated rescue efforts along Florida beaches over a holiday weekend in which at least four people went missing...
An 82-year-old fan of a historic Pennsylvania roller coaster celebrated his 5,000th ride on it over the holiday weekend — sitting for more than eight hours straight and...
Australia secretly held a group of 46 Vietnamese asylum seekers on a warship at sea for almost a month and rejected their refugee claims during interviews that took as little...
A new addition to Ellis Island's Immigration Museum is having its grand opening next week after numerous delays following the destruction of Superstorm Sandy.
Police have charged seven suspects in a senior prank that released 72,000 ladybugs in a public high school.