California Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed the nation’s first state law barring dine-in restaurants from giving customers plastic straws unless they are requested, saying discarded plastic is “choking our planet.”
Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló is using the first anniversary of Hurricane Maria hitting the island to make a stepped-up push for statehood.
An attorney for Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were teenagers, said Thursday that her appearing at a hearing on Monday to detail her claims is "not...
An official says three people have been killed in a shooting in Harford County in northeast Maryland
North Korea's offer of concessions comes with demands the U.S. may or may not be willing to grant
Scientists are noticing fewer and fewer moths, ladybugs, fireflies and butterflies, but they can't quite quantify what's happening to flying insect because they never measured how many bugs there used to be
President Donald Trump is expressing disbelief that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted a fellow high school student three decades ago
Trump comforts storm-ravaged Carolinas with hot dogs, hugs, words of comfort, promises of federal aid
The leaders of North and South Korea have announced a wide range of agreements which they say are a major step toward peace on the Korean Peninsula
Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has a sentencing date
Federal agency can't account for 1,488 migrant children placed in homes around the country
President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on Jeff Sessions, saying, "I don't have an attorney general."
Amazon Go grew from a single convenience store to four over eight months. A report Wednesday suggests that the retail giant is considering a much faster pace of expansion
Senate air thick with gender politics over Ford's assault accusation, Kavanaugh denial
The owner of a Texas company that makes 3D-printed guns is wanted on an arrest warrant alleging that he had sex with an underage girl and paid her $500
Police: Gunman opens fire on co-workers at Wisconsin software company, seriously injuring 3 people and grazing another
NAFTA talks are picking up again but a deal is unlikely to be reached this week.
A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them