Age divides Americans on science issues just as much as political ideology, a new analysis of recent polling shows.
The White House says visitors can now take photos or use social media during public tours of the building.
The United States and Cuba have agreed to open embassies in each other's capitals, the biggest tangible step in the countries' historic bid to restore ties after more than a half-century of hostilities.
How did trade schools go from being mom-and-pop shops that trained mechanics and hair stylists to making billions on Wall Street? And if the industry is as predatory as the Education Department and many lawmakers suggest, why didn't they stop it?
A Massachusetts State Police bomb squad was called to a convenience store after three inactive grenades were found inside a clothing and toy donation bin.
Gay couples can petition, protest and even sue — but that won't change Probate Judge Wes Allen's mind: He's not issuing them marriage licenses, despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
The latest on the capture of one convicted murderer from a maximum-security prison and the killing of the other. (all times local):
Oklahoma's Supreme Court says the Ten Commandments monument at the state Capitol must be removed because it indirectly benefits the Jewish and Christian faiths in violation of the state's constitution.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who spent three years as president of his high school class, is returning to his alma mater to announce he's running for president of his country.
Authorities say up to 50 teenagers bent on destruction raced into a Macon Walmart, smashing merchandise and causing an estimated $2,000 in damage.
One man has been arrested after a fight over the Confederate flag in front of the South Carolina Statehouse.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says after 60 hours of chemotherapy treatments for an aggressive form of cancer he's feeling "healthy and strong."
A former University of Iowa student from China has been charged in China with killing an Iowa State student whose body was found in her car trunk in Iowa City last fall.
Police say a 23-year-old suspect has turned himself in after a shooting that injured 11 people at a Philadelphia cookout.
A man who took a cross-state taxi cab ride to surprise his fiancée in western Pennsylvania has been jailed on a theft charge after police say he refused to pay the $749 fare.
A New York State trooper had the law on his side when he shot unarmed escapee David Sweat, apparently in the back, as the convicted killer ran toward a forest near the Canadian border.
Colorado theater shooter James Holmes told a psychiatrist months after the shooting that he was in jail because he "took the blood that wasn't mine to take."
NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump.
A hospital spokeswoman says the latest victim of a shark attack off North Carolina's coast didn't lose any limbs to the animal that nearly took his life.
A few court clerks in Kentucky are refusing to issue marriage licenses to any couple as an objection to the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage.
The White House says it has no plans to bail out Puerto Rico from its debt crisis.
Eighteen-year-old Michael Sally says he used to think his fellow teens were selfish.
A submarine sailor has pleaded guilty to illegally videotaping female officers in the vessel's shower area, and has been sentenced to 10 months in a Navy brig.
An Ohio man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend's parents by beating them with a sledgehammer has been sentenced to death.
Authorities say a wildfire has destroyed properties in central Washington and forced residents of several hundred homes to flee.
Hispanic restaurant owner schedules "White Appreciation Day", saying all Americans deserve to be celebrated. KUSA's Whitney Wild reports.
"We're on the same playing field," Devil worshipers want book given to Oklahoma children in classrooms. Andrew Donley reports. (KFOR)
4-year-old uses chainsaw to free father pinned under tree. Jamie Innis reports.
Speculation over Hillary Clinton's presidential aspirations grows as she launches a new book tour. Chris Clackum reports.
Police say FedEx driver faked hijacking in plot to steal expensive shoes. Andy Cerota reports.
Troutdale, Oregon Police Chief Scott Anderson and school superintendent Linda Florence give details of this morning's shooting inside Reynolds High School. (KGW)
Police search for three men who brutally beat Detroit man after car crash. Hank Winchester reports. (WDIV)
Iowa police department encourages Craigslist users to carry out transactions at their station. Jannay Towne reports.