An eight-year-old girl, who survived the Boston Marathon bombing, has received a new leg almost a year after the attack.
The White House is making a full-court press to get Americans signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.
A government watchdog says more than 20,000 taxpayers have been targeted by fake IRS agents in the largest phone scam the agency has ever seen.
Nearly $760 million in unclaimed tax refunds will soon become the property of the US government if taxpayers don’t collect it.
Fourteen years ago the US Postal Service had a total of about 800,000 employees. Now, it’s around 480,000 people get a regular paycheck from the post office. That number is about to drop yet again, but not because of firings or layoffs.
Soon, Americans may not have to depend on those expiration dates printed on the package. It’s estimated the average American family throws out more than $2,000 worth of food every year.
Two people were killed when a news helicopter for KOMO-TV crashed Tuesday morning outside its station near the Seattle Space Needle.
Two people were killed when a news helicopter for KOMO-TV crashed Tuesday morning outside its station near the Seattle Space Needle, sending clouds of black smoke over the city during the morning rush hour. Photos: News chopper crashes near space needle
A pre-dawn earthquake rolled across the Los Angeles basin on Monday, rattling nerves and shaking buildings along a 150-mile swath of Southern California but causing no major damage.
In the most comprehensive sanctions against Russia since the Cold War, President Barack Obama on Monday froze the U.S. assets of seven Russian officials, including top advisers to President Vladimir Putin, for their support of Crimea’s vote to secede from Ukraine.
Honda Motor Co. is recalling 886,815 Odyssey minivans in the U.S. because a fuel pump cover can deteriorate and cause a fuel leak.
Fireworks exploded and Russian flags fluttered above jubilant crowds Sunday after residents in Crimea voted overwhelmingly to secede from Ukraine and join Russia. The United States and Europe condemned the ballot as illegal and destabilizing and were expected to slap sanctions on Russia for it.
Officials at an upstate New York school district say a kindergartner spent a day at the wrong school after getting on the wrong bus.
Seeking to pacify frustrated immigration advocates, President Barack Obama is directing the government to find more humane ways to handle deportation for immigrants in the U.S. illegally, the White House said Thursday.
Malaysian authorities expanded their search for the missing jetliner westward toward India on Thursday, saying it may have flown for several hours after its last contact with the ground.
The last message from the cockpit of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight was routine. “All right, good night,” was the signoff transmitted to air traffic controllers five days ago.
The New York City fire department is on the scene of a possible explosion and building collapse near Park Avenue between 114th and 117th streets.
Missouri would become the third state to make women wait three days to have an abortion after seeing a doctor under legislation passed by the state House on Tuesday.