The Federal Railroad Administration issued an emergency order Friday requiring Metro-North railroad to take "immediate steps to ensure its train crews do not…
Five adults and one teenager were being treated at a Pachuca, Mexico, hospital for possible radiation poisoning, state news reported Friday, one day after…
No matter how you spell it, ice is a four-letter word Friday.
Just ask folks living anywhere from Texas to Tennessee.
Across this swath of America, birthday…
For many Americans, the death of Nelson Mandela was akin to losing one of their own. He loomed large in the actions of activists and politicians; he inspired…
The United States and Israel are "absolutely in sync" about the need to prevent Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon, Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday.
A group of chemical weapons declared by Syria has been destroyed, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said Friday.
South Africans mourned Friday the death of the man who led the fight to end the system of apartheid here and then went on to lead the country itself.
House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers
While President Barack Obama has relaunched a massive public relations effort for the Affordable Care Act, Republican opponents to the law have also…
The evolution of drones continues.
The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory on Thursday announced it successfully launched a drone from a submerged submarine.
Severe pollution choked Shanghai and other cities in China for a second day Friday, disrupting hundreds of flights and forcing schools to close.
Nelson Mandela, who passed away on Dec. 5 at the age of 95, had many friends from all over the world. Take a look at images of the famous faces who called the former South African leader a friend.
Severe pollution is once again choking Shanghai and other cities in China, disrupting hundreds of flights and forcing schools to close. China is home to some of the world's most polluted cities -- take a look at some of the others.
The national jobless rate has hit a five-year low. Check out which states have the lowest unemployment rates as of October.
With the 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor today, learn 10 things about the surprise assault that catapulted the United States into World War II.
Good news may finally be good news. The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared nearly 200 points Friday afternoon, as investors cheered a better-than expected November jobs report.
The S&P 500 and Nasdaq moved markedly higher as well. Barring a huge sel...
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