A Texas jury on Wednesday acquitted a man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two boys.
The accidental death of a shooting instructor at the hands of a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has raised questions about allowing young kids access to such weapons at firing ranges.
In another sign of a strengthening economy, a growing number of displaced workers are getting jobs in the industries they left.
A 4.5 magnitude earthquake in Iceland early Wednesday, the latest in a series of quakes, added to concerns a volcanic eruption is imminent.
Pooches used to months of constant playtime can get upset when their best buddies disappear with the dog days of summer.
A Massachusetts Air National Guard F-15C fighter crashed on a mountain in rural Virginia on Wednesday morning.
Ukrainian and Western military officials said Wednesday Russia has begun a stealth invasion of a previously uncontested part of Ukraine.
HolaDoctor has launched a mobile app called MiDieta that's designed to help Hispanics control their weight in a healthy way.
A 9-year-old girl accidentally shot her gun instructor to death as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said.
The Congressional Budget Office says the U.S. economy will grow by just 1.5 percent in 2014, in a new assessment that is considerably more pessimistic than the Obama administration's.
Obamacare now prevents insurers from rejecting customers with expensive medical conditions, but they still have ways to discourage the sickest and costliest patients from enrolling.
A veteran Cincinnati prosecutor was named Tuesday to investigate the death of a man shot by police as he held a BB gun in a Walmart.
Douglas McCain of San Diego allegedly traveled to Syria to fight as a jihadi and was killed there last weekend.
Southern California coastal areas were preparing Tuesday for the arrival of big and potentially damaging surf spawned by Hurricane Marie spinning off Mexico's Pacific coast.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index closed above 2,000 points Tuesday for the first time as the market moved higher on encouraging economic news.