A man is recovering from second and third-degree burns after he says his iPhone exploded in his pocket.
Lawmakers are still working to find compromise on Homeland Security funding or face another shutdown.
A Long Island man allegedly used a wooden figure in a hooded sweatshirt to drive solo in the Long Island Expressway's HOV lane because, he told officers, he was late to his new job, police said.
Florida woman hospitalized after dogs break through fence, attacking her and fatally mauling her two Yorkies.
New interactive toys collect data as your children play with them.
After a dramatic and chaotic day of votes, Congress late Friday approved a stopgap bill to keep money flowing to the Homeland Security Department past a midnight deadline and avert a partial agency shutdown -- though Congress is no closer to a long-term deal.
A gunman killed seven people in a door-to-door shooting spree across the rural Missouri community of Tyrone before turning his weapon on himself, police said Friday.
Leonard Nimoy, the actor best known for playing the emotionless, pointy-eared Spock on the "Star Trek" television series, published reports said Friday. He was 83.
One of the most wanted drug lords in Mexico has been captured, authorities said Friday.
Storm dumps snow from Mississippi to Maryland.
Wisconsin man made famous by viral photo of his efforts to ease his elderly dog's pain starts anew with another adopted dog.
A man from Italy reeled in a 280-pound catfish last Thursday along the Po River.
The identity of the masked executioner clutching a knife in ISIS beheading propaganda videos was revealed on Thursday.
Three men from Brooklyn, New York, were arrested on Wednesday and accused of plotting to wage jihad for ISIS. One of the men had offered to kill President Obama if the militants asked him to, authorities said.
The youngest survivor of last year's monstrous landslide in Oso, Washington, was just 5 months old.
More than a dozen Northern Arizona University students airlifted from rim of Grand Canyon after their vans became stuck in heavy snow.
Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald apologized again Tuesday for falsely stating that he served in Special Forces, saying that he made the error when trying to make a connection with a homeless veteran.
A couple in Tennessee is credited with saving a puppy's life after they found the dog frozen to the ground.
Pleasanton Independent School District officials scrambled Tuesday to find out how a disabled 4th grader with Down's syndrome was left behind on a school bus.
Drones were spotted flying over Paris landmarks for a second night running, officials said Wednesday.