Clashes between the Islamic State and the Syrian government have become more frequent as the terrorist army's military and financial strength increases.
Pacific Gas & Electric was charged Tuesday with lying to regulators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion that killed eight people and leveled a suburban Northern California neighborhood.
A broken water main near the UCLA campus covering some of the best-known parts of campus in water, including the school's famed basketball arena.
The city of Wichita and the Workforce Centers of South Central Kansas are hosting a series of free workshops in August for those seeking jobs.
Custom Cooler Inc. is creating 75 jobs and investing nearly $5.8 million in a manufacturing facility in southern Kentucky.
The Syrian government is still indiscriminately bombing civilians with explosives-filled barrels in defiance of a U.N. Security Council resolution, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.
Australian carrier Jetstar apologized on Wednesday because a flight attendant tipped off passengers who might have been flying high that there were drug-sniffer dogs waiting at Sydney airport.
International observers turned back Wednesday after trying again to reach the site where the jet went down in eastern Ukraine, and a government official said the area had been mined by pro-Russian separatists.
A private survey shows that businesses hired at a healthy pace in July, a slowdown from the previous month but the fourth straight month of job gains above 200,000.
A new study has revealed that dinosaurs were killed by a perfect storm of climate change, volcanoes and a giant asteroid.
Florida officials are warning beach-goers that a flesh eating bacterium, which thrives in warm salt water, can infect swimmers via open cuts and scrapes.
The White House took to Twitter Tuesday to strike down rumors about a leaked transcript of a phone call between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday.
The body of a teen stowaway was found above the rear landing gear of a U.S. Air Force cargo plane after it landed at a military base in Germany, the Pentagon said.
A group of whale watchers expecting an afternoon tour were forced to spend a long night at sea after their boat was snagged by a mooring cable near Boston, officials and passengers said Tuesday.
An outbreak of Ebola in West Africa seems a distant threat to many Americans, but it stirs fear in Minnesota, home to thousands of Liberian immigrants.