2 Groups Arrested in Coachella Cellphone Thefts

Police have arrested five people in the theft of more than 40 cellphones, cash and credit cards at the Coachella music festival in the...

After 40 Years, Saudi Arabia’s Ownership of Much of America’s Debt Comes to Light

Failure was not an option. It was July 1974. A steady predawn drizzle had given way to overcast skies when William Simon, newly appointed U.S....

Millions Affected by Severe Winter Storm: Blizzard Hits East Coast, Drivers Stranded for 12...

Up to 85 million people are in the path of a worsening winter storm that's iced up much of the East Coast and Mid-Atlantic. Snow...

Planned Parenthood Playing Defense as Hackers Claim to Have Revealed Organization’s Employees

Planned Parenthood has been swept up in a storm of controversy in recent weeks, after an antiabortion group started to release undercover videos of...

State of Emergency Declared in Florida as Tropical Storm Nears

Gov. Rick Scott is declaring a state of emergency as Tropical Storm Erika nears Florida. The storm could hit the peninsula Monday. Scott made his...

Michelle Obama says Donald Trump’s Refusal to Accept Election Results ‘Is an Insult to...

First Lady Michelle Obama blasted Donald Trump on Thursday as a man whose wealth and opulent lifestyle has rendered him insensitive to the average...

WATCH: Obama Foundation to Host Civic Leaders From Around the World in Chicago On...

Former President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that he plans to invite civic leaders to Chicago next month to exchange ideas and plan ways to...

Donald Trump Makes Epic Intro at GOP Convention to Introduce Melania Trump

As if a speech by Scott Baio hadn't made the night epic enough, Donald Trump debuted at the Republican National Convention Monday in a...

Missouri Doctor Claims CDC is Lying About Risk of Ebola Spreading in U.S.

Two days after a man in Texas was diagnosed with Ebola, a Missouri doctor Thursday morning showed up at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport dressed...

Mennonite Pastor Loses Appeal in Former Lesbian’s Kidnapping Case

A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of a Mennonite minister accused of helping a woman flee to Nicaragua with her daughter...

Tropical Storm Ophelia Poised to Break a Hurricane Season Record More Than a Century...

The feverish 2017 hurricane season doesn’t seem to be letting up: on Monday, Tropical Storm Ophelia formed in the central Atlantic and is expected...

Brittany Maynard Says Goodbye on Facebook, Ends Her Own Life

Brittany Maynard, who became the public face of the controversial right-to-die movement over the last few weeks, ended her own life Saturday at her...

Trump’s Favorability Rating Jumps to 46%

Donald Trump's popularity is has jumped 9 points since becoming the president-elect, according to a poll released Monday by Politico and Morning Consult. Forty-six percent...

California Father Dies After Saving Daughter From Swimming Pool With Faulty Wiring

A California tech executive died Sunday after he jumped into a swimming pool to save his daughter, who was being electrocuted and turning blue...

Report: Michelle Obama ‘Aghast, Furious’ at Secret Service Handling of White House Shooting

Michelle Obama was furious at the Secret Service's bungled response to a 2011 incident in which the agency took days to realize that a...

Trees Killed by Rising Seas Show Effects of Climate Change

They're called "ghost forests" - dead trees along vast swaths of coastline invaded by rising seas, something scientists call one of the most visible...

Illinois Judge Shot Dead Outside of His Chicago Home

A Cook County judge was shot dead and a woman wounded outside the judge's Chicago home on Monday morning, police said. Associate Judge Raymond Myles,...

NRA Employee Accidentally Shoots and Injures Herself While at Work

An employee of a Fairfax, Va., museum representing the nation's largest gun rights organization accidentally shot himself on Friday, police said. The staffer at the National...

17-Year-Old Charged After Holocaust Memorial in Boston is Vandalized

A 17-year-old has been charged with willful and malicious destruction of property for allegedly vandalizing the Holocaust Memorial in Boston Monday, according to the...

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal of Student Arrested for Burping

The Supreme Court has declined to hear a New Mexico mother's appeal over her son's arrest for disrupting his seventh grade gym class with...