Health officials in Texas say about 80 people are being monitored for symptoms of Ebola.
State police say a New York supermarket employee has been accused of leaving the store with $1,200 worth of meat hidden in his pants.
The medical examiner says an unarmed man who intervened in a confrontation between police and a knife-wielding assailant died of a gunshot to the back after police fired shots.
Deputies in central California have arrested four people — one adult and three juveniles — suspected of breaking into a Foster Farms chicken ranch and killing more than 900 birds with a golf club.
Outplacement firm Challenger, Gray and Christmas says employers last month announced the fewest job cuts since June of 2000.
Newtown's schools superintendent says a bomb threat phoned in to the Sandy Hook School that forced its evacuation was "complex," but was considered "low to no threat."
A fire at a farm in central North Carolina has killed more than 4,000 hogs.
Some parents in Dallas are keeping their children home from school today after learning that several other students may have come in contact with the man who was diagnosed with the Ebola virus after flying from Liberia to Texas.
There could be additional changes at the Secret Service, where director Julia Pierson has resigned.
A U.S. snowboarder, climber and mountain guide has been killed in an avalanche in Argentina.
It's not Obamacare or climate change. It's not yet terrorism or fear of the Islamic State group. Those issues are on the minds of voters as they begin casting ballots in this year's midterm elections, but nothing matters to American voters as much the economy.
U.S. stocks are slumping to a third straight loss as investors fret over poor economic news.
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.
According to his sister, the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States has said he notified health care workers the first time he went to the hospital that he was visiting the U.S. from Liberia.
A decade ago, states offered wind-energy developers an open-armed embrace and envisioned a bright future with cheap electricity, new jobs and steady income for landowners.
General Motors says a new high-performance version of the Chevrolet Corvette can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in under three seconds.
The top U.S. and Chinese diplomats are publicly airing differences over the protests in Hong Kong, where students want democratic changes to the electoral system.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry says a handful of school-aged children who had contact with a man diagnosed with Ebola are being monitored.
It's been a bleak day on Wall Street, where the Dow industrials have been more than 200 points lower in afternoon trading.
Monarch butterflies are famous for migrating from the U.S. and Canada to Mexico for the winter. Now a surprising study suggests the species itself also started out in North America some 2 million years ago.
A team of federal health officials is tracking anyone who had close contact with a man who's now being treated for Ebola in a Dallas hospital.
Former President Jimmy Carter blew out three candles representing the past, present and future to celebrate his 90th birthday.
The Rhode Island health department says a child has died from complications of an unusual respiratory virus that has been affecting children across the U.S.
A threat has led to the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.
Gov. Chris Christie says he hasn't decided yet whether he'll run for president.
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.