New York government, politics thrown into turmoil after conviction of ex-Assembly speaker
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton returns to court over indictment on securities fraud charges
Some ... let's call them "interesting" ... things happened this year. Here are our top picks.
The Latest: Obama confident Paris meeting will lead to climate deal in coming weeks
Cuba imposes travel permit for doctors, limiting new freedom in attempt to battle brain drain
Director J.J. Abrams wasn't willing to let something like a broken back stop him from working on "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."
Obama says he believes Russia may ultimately come around on Assad's future
The Latest: EU anti-terror coordinator says airstrikes in Syria force IS strategy change
Central Florida man tried to electrocute his father on Thanksgiving over will, police say
'Giving in America': New Smithsonian museum initiative explores history of giving in America
Mere weeks after being elected in October, Juneau, Alaska's mayor, Greg Fisk, was found dead inside his home. He was 70 years old.
New cybersecurity bills would add more secrecy for tech companies under public records laws
Express Scripts offers low-cost alternative to Turing treatment priced at $750 per pill
Post-9/11, President Bush made it clear: Islam is a peaceful religion. So why won't anyone running for the Republican nomination say that now?
Obama says he hopes shooting at Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado spurs action
Burkina Faso's newly elected president dedicates win to victims of tumultuous history
Great Western Bancorp buying parent of Home Federal Bank in transaction valued at $140 million
Canadian man charged with turtle smuggling scheme expected to plead guilty in Michigan
This year's Cyber Monday is expected to break records with nearly $3 billion. But it could have been a lot more.
Report: BMW chief says time will come when updating diesel no longer makes economic sense
To draw attention to air quality, Chinese artist sucks up Beijing air for 400 hours
New York City restaurant chains will soon display warning signs next to items that contain more than the daily recommended intake of sodium.
Cell where Oscar Pistorius stayed is a highlight of an official tour of a Pretoria prison
Michigan man gets life in prison for hacking, bludgeoning 71-year-old grandfather to death