The Kentucky high school was closed because of security concerns after students were accused of mocking a Native American activist.
Russell Baker, a longtime columnist and reporter for the New York Times who won a Pulitzer Prize for commentary in 1979, has died, according to reports. He was 93 years old.
Commentary: After years of struggling to balance and subvert the idea of "Oscar-worthy" movies, the Academy did OK this year.
MEXICO CITY - The number of people who died in a gasoline pipeline explosion in central Mexico late last week has risen to 96, government officials said on Tuesday, from 91 reported a day earlier. The explosion last Friday occurred after hundreds of people crowded in to collect gasoline gushing from a pipeline that had been ruptured by suspected fu
Tuesday proved a rough day for Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens, the all-time greats who have been kept out of Cooperstown due to very strong evidence that they used illegal performance-enhancing drug…
TOTALAN, Spain - Efforts to reach a two-year-old boy who fell into a borehole in southern Spain on Jan 13 hit a major snag on Tuesday when engineers said they would have to widen a parallel shaft before they could dig a horizontal passage to reach the toddler. Miners had been drilling day and night to create the shaft 60 metres (197 ft) deep, which
Police Commissioner James O’Neill was among about 250 mourners Tuesday who paid their final respects to rookie Officer Brian Kessler. Kessler, 28, who graduated from the Police Academy in October a…
Please won’t you be, please won’t you be … my nomination?
As federal employees continue to work without pay, Senate Republicans are expected to vote on the president's latest proposal. It includes $5.7 billion in border wall funding in exchange for protections for Dreamers. Nancy Cordes has the latest.
A memorial for Martin Luther King Jr. at Ebenezer Baptist Church proceeded Monday after almost being derailed by the federal government shutdown.
Just a day after she announced her candidacy for president, US Sen. Kamala Harris has already pulled in $1.5 million in campaign donations. A torrent of small donations flooded the California Democ…