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Former West Virginia Governor Arch Moore Dies at 91

Former Gov. Arch Alfred Moore Jr., his era’s most successful Republican in Democrat-dominated West Virginia, has died. He was 91. One of Moore’s daughters, U.S....

Report: Girl, 15, Who Shot Brother, 16, Suffered Abuse

After suffering years of abuse at home, a 15-year-old girl broke into her parents' locked room through a window, took their gun while they...

Beyond Tragic: Man Throws Daughter, 5, Off Bridge; Child Dies — People Pray!

A 5-year-old girl died after being thrown from a bridge into Tampa Bay early Thursday and her father is facing first-degree murder charges, St....

In Detroit, Obama Declares, ‘America’s Resurgence is Real’

New political times, new presidential rhetoric — but there were still signs Wednesday of the same old friction between President Obama's White House and...

U.S. Jobless Claims Fall Again; Number of Layoffs al Lowest Levels in 17 Years

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week and job cuts declined sharply in December, suggesting the labor market...

National Intelligence Director says Sony Hacking Was Most Serious Cyberattack Against U.S.

US director of National Intelligence James Clapper said the recent cyberattack against Sony Pictures, which Washington has blamed on North Korea, is the most...

Supreme Court Meets on Friday to Decide Whether to Take Up Same-Sex Marriage Issue

The nine justices of the Supreme Court, who opted in October not to take up the issue of state bans on gay marriage, are...

Obama Touts Auto Bailout in Michigan; Says It ‘Was the Right Thing to Do’

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to the Ford Assembly Plant in Detroit, Michigan January 7, 2015. CREDIT: REUTERS/KEVIN LAMARQUE President Obama said Wednesday...

Despite Anti-Immigrant Reputation, Texas Leads Way in Refugee Resettlements

A new Thai and sushi restaurant sits on a busy corner, not far from the vast prairie that once epitomized Texas' early cattle ranching...

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal Prays for Spiritual Awakening to Take Place In America

Seventy-two of us met at the Louisiana Governor's Mansion a couple of weeks ago to plan The Response-Louisiana: A Call to Prayer for a...

Time Capsule Buried by Paul Revere and Samuel Adams 220 Years Ago Opened

Using a porcupine’s quill, several small pieces of paper, a strip of polyester film, and a small metal pick that resembled a dental tool,...

U.S. Navy Commander Pleads Guilty in Massive Bribery Scheme

A U.S. Navy commander pleaded guilty Tuesday in a massive bribery scheme involving a longtime military contractor in Asia who allegedly offered luxury travel,...

Policeman Who Was Shot in the Bronx is Not Happy About De Blasio’s Hospital...

One of the cops wounded in a wild Bronx shootout didn’t appreciate a hospital sympathy visit from Mayor Bill de Blasio, the wounded officer’s...

FBI Investigates Explosion Near NAACP Offices in Colorado Springs

An improvised explosive device was detonated against the exterior wall of a building housing the Colorado Springs chapter of the NAACP on Tuesday, officials...

WATCH: 11 Earthquakes in One Day in Dallas, TX

http://CBSDAL.images.worldnow.com/interface/js/WNVideo.js?rnd=503663;hostDomain=video.dallas.cbslocal.com;playerWidth=620;playerHeight=349;isShowIcon=true;clipId=11011953;flvUri=;partnerclipid=;adTag=News;advertisingZone=CBS.DALLAS%252Fworldnowplayer;enableAds=true;landingPage=;islandingPageoverride=false;playerType=STANDARD_EMBEDDEDscript;controlsType=overlay North Texas has been rattled by 11 earthquakes in just over one day. The latest one took place just before 10:00 a.m. and measured...

Obama Meets with Mexican President; Pledges Support Against Violence and Abductions

  President Barack Obama pledged to stand with Mexico against "the scourge of violence and the drug cartels" as he met Tuesday with President Enrique...

U.S. Air Force says it is in desperate need of more manpower to run...

Too many missions and too few pilots are threatening the ‘readiness and combat capability’ of America’s unmanned Air Force, according to an internal memo. The...

Police say Hedge Fund Founder Was Killed by Son Over a Couple Hundred Dollars

Tommy Gilbert was part of the trust-fund-baby crowd, a handsome Princeton grad who flitted between his Manhattan home and the Hamptons and attended society...

‘Active Shooter’ Reported at William Beaumont Army Medical Center

The Army is searching for a suspect after an "active shooter" was reported at a West Texas military hospital. Fort Bliss spokesman Gil Telles says...

Ex-Virginia Governor, Bob McDonnell, Sentenced to 2 Years for Corruption

After former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was sentenced to two years in prison for corruption, he apologized for his mistakes but says he didn't...