A bank specializing in bitcoins says it has closed after computer hackers robbed its digital currency.
A U.S. Navy ocean tug on Tuesday was towing a Canadian navy ship with nearly 300 crew members on board to Hawaii’s Pearl Harbor after an engine fire left 20 sailors with minor injuries.
A cold, gray day greeted revelers – but didn’t deter them – along parade routes Tuesday as the Carnival season in New Orleans headed to a crest with the unabashed celebration of Mardi Gras.
A group of current and former Republican lawmakers say they support making same-sex marriage legal in Utah and Oklahoma because it’s consistent with Western conservative values of freedom and liberty.
Comcast says it will continue to offer low-cost broadband Internet connections to low-income families beyond the three-year commitment it made when it bought NBCUniversal.
The government shutdown last fall resulted in nearly eight million fewer visitors to national parks, costing the parks and surrounding communities an estimated $414 million in lost visitor spending, the Interior Department said Monday.
The museum plans to display the damaged cars through Aug. 3. The vehicles then will go to a Michigan plant for repairs.
President Obama’s almost $4 trillion budget plan is likely to have a short shelf life.
In a sudden reprise of Cold War sensibilities, the U.S. and its allies are weighing sanctions on Moscow and whether to bolster defenses in Europe in response to Russia’s military advances on Ukraine.
The budget gurus in Congress have failed for years to find a grand bargain to reduce the government’s long-term debt.
A Connecticut man is in custody after police say he left his 2-year-old daughter alone in his idling car and she put the vehicle into drive, smashing it into parked cars.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is holding town hall meetings in Republican-controlled areas.
A former Army officer who once blamed his twin brother for a string of sexual assaults on young girls has been sentenced to 20 years to life in prison.
A storm that brought some of the highest rainfall totals to the Los Angeles area in years was just the beginning of what the region needs to pull out of a major drought.
Six years into his presidency, President Barack Obama is sending Congress a budget that for once does not herald a partisan legislative showdown.
Biden’s message was an important signal of U.S. recognition for Arsenij Yatsenyuk, named to the post Thursday in a boisterous parliamentary session, as the de facto leader of the former Soviet republic.
A small plane crashed and burst into flames shortly after takeoff from Hawaii’s Lanai island, killing three people and leaving three others injured, authorities said Thursday.
Groundbreaking is planned for May and the ark is expected to be finished by the summer of 2016.
Thanks to the hints of natural history found in the dirt surrounding the tusk, scientists hope this discovery will tell them a lot about what Seattle was like before humans ever walked the shores of the Puget Sound.
The NTSB has been urging replacing or retrofitting the tank cars since 1991, but the most recent federal effort to write tougher regulations for new cars didn’t get under way until 2011.