A local official says a Taliban attack in western Herat province has killed 10 police and wounded four.
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey stoked the ire of her three Republican gubernatorial primary challengers Thursday night by skipping a televised candidates debate.
President Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen recently arranged a nondisclosure agreement on behalf of a GOP donor who impregnated a woman and then “made sure she had an abortion,” porn star Stormy Daniels’ attorney tweeted late Thursday.
President Donald Trump late Thursday signed an executive order creating a task force to study the U.S. Postal Service business model, a move that came amid criticism of Amazon and its owner Jeff Bezos.
Fidel and Raul Castro were scruffy young guerrillas in 1959, when they descended from Cuba’s eastern mountains, seized power and never relinquished it.
The Latest on the kidnapping of Ecuadorean press workers.
Some small police departments in an Illinois county will be within legal authority beginning Sunday to seek an electronic warrant and immediately obtain blood from DUI suspects who have refused breath tests, The Chicago Tribune reported.
President Trump is reportedly prepared to pardon Scooter Libby, the former chief of staff for Vice President Dick Cheney.
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A police officer in Massachusetts was reportedly killed in a shooting incident on Thursday in Cape Cod.
The company behind Backpage.com, a website investigators have described as an “online brothel,” pleaded guilty to several charges.
China is engaged in large-scale theft of American research and technology from universities, using spies, students, and researchers as collectors, experts told Congress on Wednesday.
Workers trying to clear a road of snow after an avalanche got surprised by another landslide of snow in France Tuesday.
A 22-year-old suburban Houston woman has been sentenced to four years in prison for abandoning her newborn daughter in an apartment complex flower bed where the child was found covered with ants.
Attorneys for embattled Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens claimed Thursday that the prosecutor in his felony invasion-of-privacy trial concealed evidence until after the release of a legislative committee report that led to calls for the Republican to step d…
A “desperate” Syrian man — faced with the prospect of a brutal civil war back home — has been stranded at a Malaysian airport for more than a month, according to a report.
McDonald’s is reportedly cooperating with the investigation being conducted by local and state agencies.
A man was arrested almost 40 years after escaping prison after officials tracked him down using information from his mother’s obituary.
An electoral court in Mexico ruled Thursday that the attorney general’s office illegally used public funds to interfere in the country’s July 1 presidential campaign after the office released a surveillance video of opposition candidate Ricardo Anaya.
A new born, with the umbilical cord still attached, was left in a baby box at volunteer fire station in Indian, making this the second time in five months that an infant was abandoned.