ISIS militants released a video purporting to show two Japanese hostages on Tuesday and demanded a $200-million ransom.
An AirAsia plane that crashed last month with 162 people on board was climbing at an abnormally high rate.
Father forces Montana teen to stand on street corner wearing a sign as punishment for sneaking out and stealing the family car.
South Carolina teen charged with murder in stabbing death that resulted from argument over a Snapchat photo.
Two young conjoined twins from Houston have undergone the first procedure that will eventually lead to their separation.
President Obama's been touring the country pitching his ideas to help the middle class. Here is what to expect from the State of the Union address.
Boston police responded to a shooting Tuesday morning inside the Brigham and Women’s hospital where at least one person was shot, authorities said.
Ceremonies across the country honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King.
Miss Lebanon, Saly Greige, is being criticized for being caught in a photo with Miss Israel, Doron Matalon, along with two other women.
Pope Francis' confirmed his trip to the U.S. this fall will include stops in Washington and New York City, in addition to the previously announced visit to Philadelphia.
Obama spent his weekend tweaking a State of the Union address that will be his first delivered to a capitol controlled by Republicans.
At the event, the Vice President talked about events that have increased tensions between minorities and police officers.
President Obama and the British Prime Minister agreed on a joint effort to fight that homegrown threat.
A Tennessee mother is concerned about what she says is a "Satanic symbol" on a school bus.
The Supreme Court agreed Friday to definitively answer whether the Constitution allows states to ban same-sex marriage, plunging the court directly into one of the nation's biggest legal and cultural issues.
The damage caused by a button battery lodged inside the throat of a 5-year-old boy is staggering. It required 65 surgeries to reconstruct his esophagus.
In March of 1984 Kennedy and her sister Lillie were found murdered inside their home.
British Petroleum is cutting 200 onshore staff and 100 contractors.
Abbott says he wants to support people who go straight into a career from high school or a two year program.
Anti-terror police in Belgium raided a town east of Brussels on Thursday, killing two terror suspects in a dramatic shootout.