Strong winds blamed for 2 deaths in Seattle area; power out for more than 250,000 customers
New York woman accused of killing baby, living with its dead body in an apartment for 3 months
A joint University of Hawaii-NASA experiment called HI-SEAS has sent six people into isolation for one year — longer than its three previous missions.
Tropical Storm Erika dissipates off Cuba after leaving at least 20 dead in eastern Caribbean.
Twitter promises to hire, promote more women while fighting gender discrimination suit
Swedish university clears doctor who made wind pipes with stem cells of scientific misconduct
Fed Vice Chair Fischer leaves door open for a Sept. rate hike, saying inflation likely to rise
Authorities have arrested a suspect in the Friday killing of Harry County Sherrif's Deputy Darren H. Goforth.
Tropical Storm Erika weakens as heads toward Cuba, but leaves 20 dead in eastern Caribbean
'Free Amir': Supporters release balloons at Michigan rally to mark man's 4 years in Iran
Tropical storm watch for Hawaii County as Hurricane Ignacio approaches islands
Peter Greste, Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy have been given three-year sentences on charges of aiding a terrorist organization.
Lawyer calls Tony Stewart's response to lawsuit in death of racecar driver 'appalling'.
Pentagon funding new high-tech venture for flexible electronics
Q&A: Questions, answers in the Planned Parenthood controversy over tissue from aborted fetuses
European countries rethink security on trains after Americans thwart attack on Paris train
Officials say the man arrested matches their description of the bomber and was found with possible bomb materials in his apartment.
Common Core test results trickle in, but goal of comparing among states goes unfulfilled
3 Al-Jazeera English reporters await ruling by Egyptian court in their retrial
Yale leaders urge discussion on name change for college that honors slavery advocate Calhoun
With church bells, brass bands, Gulf residents remember Katrina's wrath, celebrate recovery
University of Illinois football coach Tim Beckman was dismissed from the team after allegations he mistreated injured student-athletes.
Appeals court sides with Obama administration in dispute over bulk collection of phone records
FDA approves Amgen's Repatha, 2nd in new class of breakthrough cholesterol drugs
Sports teams, vendor want right to run 50-50 raffles in California; some nonprofits call foul
Ashley Madison CEO steps down after a recent wave of leaked emails shows he was having a series of affairs.
It's a fundraiser _ not: Donald Trump speaks at $100-per-person dinner in Boston