Hearing by state Elections Board could reveal whether the nation's last undecided congressional election was either tainted by so much ballot tampering that a winner could not be declared
In what the Wall Street Journal says may be the biggest retail liquidation ever in America, one of the nation's most well-known chains for shoes on the cheap is closing all of its stores here. A spokesman says all of Payless' 2,100 or so US locations are expected to...
PHOTO GALLERY: Costumed canine contestant in run-up to Westminster Dog Show in New York; visitors walk across dunes at White Sands National Monument in New Mexico; goalie protects puck during hockey game in Nashville.
Emergency management officials in South Carolina say they are preparing both for more massive floods like the state has seen in three of the past four years and smaller, but still destructive deluges
Scores of comrades circled caskets on the back of trucks as thousands of people attended a mass funeral for 27 elite Revolutionary Guard soldiers who were killed in a suicide car bombing this week
A federal judge says a handful of former Mississippi convicts who are suing to have their voting rights restored can represent everyone who falls into that category
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has robustly defended European powers' decision to stand by the Iran nuclear deal but U.S. Vice President Mike Pence promptly accused Europe of once again undermining the United States
Police say a 15-year employee being fired from a manufacturing company opened fire in its suburban Chicago plant, killing five co-workers and wounding five police officers before he was fatally shot.
Some people have been arrested while protesting President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration outside a New York City hotel that bears his name
Winter weather enveloping California's mountains for a fourth straight day are keeping skiers from hitting the slopes at the start of the Presidents Day holiday weekend