Professors at 14 Pennsylvania state universities are expected to hit the picket lines again Thursday as their strike enters its second day.
North Korea attempted to launch another intermediate-range ballistic missile early Thursday morning local time, but the US military reported that the launch failed, the second failure in the past five days.
Lawyers say the Australian government has quietly lifted the threat of jailing doctors who speak out against child abuse and neglect of asylum seekers in detention.
Hawaiian officials met on Wednesday to discuss working conditions for fishermen living on the boats.
A former Penn State athletic director is denying a claim by a main witness against Jerry Sandusky that he was terminated as an assistant football coach because of his role in Sandusky’s child molestation case.
The U.S. military says it detected a “failed” North Korean missile launch on Wednesday.
Iraqi special forces charged into the Mosul battle Thursday with a pre-dawn advance on a nearby town held by the Islamic State group, a key part of a multi-pronged assault on eastern approaches to the besieged city.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was meeting Thursday with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Beijing as part of a charm offensive aimed at seeking trade and support from the Asian giant by setting aside a thorny territorial dispute.
Iraqi special forces joined the Mosul offensive on Thursday with a pre-dawn advance on a nearby town held by the Islamic State group, encountering heavy fire.
A man with an Islamic State group symbol was shot Thursday after attacking police on the outskirts of the Indonesian capital Jakarta with a machete, police said.
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Here is The Latest news from the third and final presidential debate between Republican Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, less than three weeks before the Nov. 8 election (all times EDT): 10:33 p.m.
The attorney for a woman charged with driving her car into spectators at Oklahoma State University’s homecoming parade and killing four people says he’s given a judge and prosecutors a psychologist’s report on a mental evaluation of the woman.
Police have released two men who were arrested after a shooting at a South Los Angeles birthday party left four people dead.
Government investigators said Wednesday they are looking into allegations that Department of Veterans Affairs employees in Colorado kept unofficial lists of veterans waiting for health care that could conceal how long it takes to get an appointment, po…
The operators of an international website that advertises escort services have asked a California judge to throw out charges against them of pimping and trafficking prostitutes.
Authorities say a sheriff’s deputy in a northern California county near the Oregon border has been shot to death.
Russian President Vladimir Putin held out the hope of an indefinite halt to his country’s airstrikes on Aleppo after meeting with the French and German leaders, who condemned Moscow’s actions in the Syrian city.
Nine Arkansas death row inmates are asking the nation’s highest court to review a decision upholding the state’s lethal injection law, saying not taking up the case would lead to a wave of “intolerably painful” executions.
Dinosaurs have roared into Montana’s race for governor with a renowned paleontologist who consulted with Steven Spielberg on the “Jurassic Park” movies saying the Republican candidate would spend taxpayer money on private schools that teach creationism…