Billionaire Paul Allen says he'll contribute at least $100 million to the fight against Ebola.
The stock market is closing out its best week in almost two years as earnings gains from Microsoft and others got investors in a buying mood.
Police say a lone shooter is dead after an attack at a high school north of Seattle.
Police have reported that the shooter is dead after an attack at a high school north of Seattle.
A new church essay reveals Mormon church founder Joseph Smith had an underage bride and was married to other men's wives during the early days of the faith when polygamy was practiced.
She began the day in a hospital room in suburban Washington -- but now, Nina Pham has been released, in time for an afternoon meeting at the White House with President Barack Obama.
Investigators are trying to determine why a man attacked a group of New York Police Department officers with a hatchet yesterday before they shot him dead.
The first nurse diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected man at a Dallas hospital is free of the virus.
A Dallas-area man has taken inspiration from the fear of Ebola for the Halloween decorations at his town house.
Officials in New York City are trying to tamp down fears of Ebola, after a doctor was diagnosed with the disease. But some New Yorkers aren't taking any chances.
U.S. sales of new homes were essentially flat in September, after the government sharply revised downward what was initially an August surge in buying.
A series of colorful, eerie faces painted on rocks in some of the West's most famously picturesque landscapes has sparked an investigation by the National Park Service and a furor online.
Police have charged a 65-year-old western Pennsylvania man with kicking a 102-year-old woman in the shin when he was visiting his mother in a nursing home.
A western Pennsylvania man will hire an attorney and fight a criminal mischief charge for painting the speed limit on a little stretch of the Main Street where he lives and owns a book store.
A doctor who has become New York City's first Ebola patient is being praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms.
The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in January.
Chevron and BP have hit oil at a key exploration site in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. This is BP's second major discovery in the deepwater Gulf since the 2010 oil spill.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canadian police say they have found no connection between the two attacks on soldiers this week.
An emergency room doctor who recently returned to New York after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus. It's the first case in the city and the fourth in the nation.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is reassuring New Yorkers that they are not at risk because of the city's first case of Ebola.
Two South African brothers have been indicted in Alabama on charges accusing them of conspiracy to sell illegal rhinoceros hunts in Africa, money laundering and trafficking in rhino horns.
The number of immigrants who die trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border has dropped to the lowest level in 15 years.
Stocks are closing with big gains after several major U.S. companies reported higher profits.
Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell's sentencing on nine public corruption convictions has been set for Feb. 20.
Profits are soaring at the biggest U.S. airlines, and much of the credit goes to the falling cost of fuel.
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.