AP Exclusive: US medal haul falls well short of USOC's internal projections
President Donald Trump endorsed barring those under 21 from buying semi-automatic weapons _ a move that puts him in direct opposition with the National Rifle Association
Want an evening out with Donald Trump Jr.? Sorry, even if you have an extra $39,000 it's probably too late to buy a "conversation and dinner" with the eldest son of the American president as he visits India
A St. Louis grand jury has indicted Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on a felony invasion of privacy charge related to the Republican's affair with a woman in 2015
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos backs expanding school choice for military children
President Donald Trump said he may pull the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency out of California, an idea that appeared to come from nowhere in a renewed attack on the state for its immigration policies
A Florida sheriff says the deputy who was on duty at a high school where 17 people were massacred waited outside the building for about four minutes without ever going in
The Rev. Billy Graham's body will lie in honor in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda next week, the first time a private citizen has been accorded such recognition since civil rights hero Rosa Parks in 2005
In a paper published Thursday in Science, an international team of archaeologists shows that Neanderthals were indeed using cave walls for depicting drawings that had meaning for them.
A federal judge has sentenced a politically prominent Florida eye doctor to 17 years in prison for stealing $73 million in one of history's largest Medicare frauds
Government records show the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers predicted ahead of Hurricane Harvey's arrival that reservoirs in Houston would fill to record levels, flooding adjacent neighborhoods, but never shared the concern with the public
Parents say 101 Nigerian girls still missing days after suspected Boko Haram attack
The World War II vet threw one of his legs over the edge of his hospital bed, gasped for air and called out desperately to an empty room: "Help me, help me, help me."
Dramatically escalating the pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additional criminal charges Thursday against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associate.
President Donald Trump endorses a range of gun-control measures, including raising the minimum age to 21 for possessing more weapons than at present.
Organizers of a Florida gun show in the same county where 17 people died in a school shooting last week have canceled next month's event
Students, parents and teachers affected by school shootings over the past two decades plead with President Trump to act
Republican Sen. Marco Rubio put on defensive at televised town hall event by angry students, teachers and parents demanding stronger gun-control measures after school shooting rampage