FERGUSON, Mo. - A Missouri state prosecutor Tuesday prepared to present evidence to a grand jury in the police shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, hours before Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. was set to arrive to personally oversee the federal investigation.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) Former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan became the latest mainstream Republican to turn back a tea party challenger, winning the Alaska GOP primary to become his party's candidate to take on U.S. Sen. Mark Begich in the fall.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Jillian Balow has won a three-way primary for the Republican nomination for Wyoming superintendent of public instruction. Balow, a former teacher and education official, advances to the general election against Mike Ceballos. Ceballos was unopposed in Tuesday's Democratic primary. The current superintendent, Cindy...
A video released by ISIS shows the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley and threatens the life of another American if President Barack Obama doesn't end military operations in Iraq.
Palestinian militants launched dozens of rockets and Israel responded with airstrikes on Wednesday after Egyptian efforts to mediate a lasting truce in the monthlong Gaza war collapsed in a hail of fire a day earlier.
A patient who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus is being tested at the Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center...
FERGUSON, Mo. Police and protesters in Ferguson were finally able to share the streets again at night, putting aside for at least a few hours some of the hostility that had filled those hours wit...
Hours after two robbery suspects shot at police and took eight people hostage, the standoff inside a suburban Chicago home continued early Wednesday .
U.K. building firm Balfour Beatty has rejected Carillion's latest merger offer and says it won't seek an extension to the so-called 'put-up or shut-up' deadline.
The U.N. refugee agency is due to begin a massive four-day airlift of aid Wednesday into northern Iraq, where fighting between Islamist extremists and Kurdish forces has created a humanitarian crisis.