After years without a new contract, the Washington Metro's largest union has overwhelmingly authorized a strike, just as thousands of tourists arrive in the nation's capital for this week's Major League Baseball All-Star Game
A federal appeals court has upheld the convictions and prison sentences of two women who used an internet chat room to raise several thousand dollars for the Somali militant group al-Shabab
Rolls-Royce just unveiled its plans for a flying personal vehicle, pitting the car and plane engineer against companies like Uber who are developing their own flying cars.
A woman who attended Gov. Scott Walker's presidential campaign launch event in 2015 and posted a picture of herself with him has been charged with being a covert agent for Russia inside the U.S.
A UN envoy says new data from 52 countries in hot climates reveals that over 1.1 billion people face "significant risks" from lack of access to cooling including possible death
A family-run business producing hand-carved wooden furniture is helping to boost exports from a small Bosnian town to Europe, the United States, Australia and Hong Kong.
CVS Health says two Chicago store employees are out of their jobs after a black customer complained that white managers called police after accusing her of trying to use a phony coupon
Authorities say a man being investigated in the killing of an Indian college student was fatally shot by Kansas City police after wounding three officers
An Oregon woman who was badly injured and stranded for a week after her Jeep plunged 250 feet over a cliff into the ocean near Big Sur in California says she survived by drinking water dripping from moss